The deadline to file your taxes is just hours away (tomorrow!) and if you're a newbie, it can be a very daunting process. The task of filing your United States income tax has been a staple for more than 100 years. But most of us are still baffled when it comes to either doing it yourself online or
President Trump traveled to Harrisburg, Pa. to pitch his tax plan, which would likely result in a tax break for some of the wealthiest Americans, as he also weighs what to do with the Iran nuclear agreement.
Local communities tried to prepare for the onslaught of so-called "umbraphiles," who travel the world chasing the moon's shadow, as hotel rooms were booked up for miles around.
Advertisers continued to abandon Fox News' top-rated show "The O'Reilly Factor" on Wednesday, as fallout from a scandal involving the show's namesake host persisted. By Wednesday evening, the number of companies that said they had pulled advertisements from the primetime program had increased to
If you bristle at the idea of having to pay to file your taxes, you’ll probably be happy to know that 70 percent of all taxpayers are eligible to prepare and file their federal tax return for free, according to the IRS . In fact, a wide variety of free federal tax solutions can help qualifying
Steven and Adriana Rahal of Florida wanted a stress-free tax season, so they signed up for their tax preparer’s money-back guarantee. But when the IRS found a mistake, Steven and Adriana had a hard time invoking that guarantee. After months of wrangling, they still hadn’t gotten their refund. Read
Taxpayers filing their taxes online could face serious delays in getting a refund. An unspecified number of online tax processing systems, including the "Where's My Refund" tool, were down on Wednesday as a result of a "hardware failure," the IRS said in a statement. "The IRS is still assessing the
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. CEO Will Live on $70,000 Worker Wage, Thinks His Life Will Be Luxe Enough The CEO of a credit-card payments company in Seattle said executive pay is "out of whack," so he's cutting his own pay and creating a minimum
Tax Day is around the corner, but that doesn't mean it will be the end of tax-related scams. There are a few simple steps you can take to make sure you don't get ripped off. First, you should know that the IRS will never call you for their first point of contact. "The IRS never, never, never
Two out of three taxpayers have already filed their taxes, according to the IRS. But if you're that remaining third, don't be tempted to pull tax savings out of thin air. But there are some strange deductions that people have legitimately claimed. "There are two camps - the odd, really odd