Some cash-strapped cities are charging out-of-towners for use of police, emergency responders and other services.
Follow the rules, take advantage of free help, organize your records and know when you need a pro.
Texas and California lead the nation in residents who wait until the last week to file their returns.
Big companies use all the legal tools at their disposal to cut the amount they pay the government.
The men in this poll don't look like good husband material: They think they're 'special' and would cheat in other situations, too.
Voters support higher taxes on the wealthy, but governors and legislatures are hesitant.
That email is NOT from the IRS. Also, be careful with your files, both paper and electronic, to avoid identity theft.
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