The average rate for top earners has plummeted from 26% to 17% since 1992, while the average rate for all has fallen from 9.9% to 9.3%. Congress is talking about cutting tax breaks, but which ones?
Inspector general faults IRS for paying out $513 million in questionable claims for homebuyer tax credit. Agency says it caught many bogus claims.
It's not too late to contribute to an IRA or HSA, plus other advice to get you to the finish line on time.
Most Americans have earned enough this year to pay federal, state and local taxes. Some states celebrated early, but residents of others will be working for taxes until next month.
Financial institutions and online services provide some nifty aids for wrestling your information into submission before the April 18 deadline.
Don't try to write off your wedding as a charitable contribution, and those porn magazines probably are not business expenses.
Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day is Tuesday. After that, enjoy Tax Day with more free ice cream, Cinnabon Bites or a massage.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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