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Possible refund for taxes paid on 2020 unemployment compensation

The IRS is reviewing tax returns filed before the American Rescue Plan of 2021 became law in March to determine the correct taxable amount of unemployment compensation and tax. For eligible taxpayers, this could result in a refund, a reduced balance due or no change to tax. IRS efforts to

Charitable Giving: Certain Requirements and Tax Saving Techniques

You probably know that you can get an income tax deduction for a gift to a charity if you itemize your deductions. But there is a lot more to charitable giving. For example, you may be able give appreciated property to a charity without being taxed on the appreciation. Or

What to consider when selling a house

It’s important for taxpayers to understand how selling their home may affect their tax return. When filing their taxes, they may qualify to exclude all or part of any gain from the sale from their income. Here are some key things homeowners should consider when selling a home: Ownership and

How saying “I do” affects a couple’s tax situation

The arrival of summer is also the start of wedding season. Marriage changes many things and taxes is one of them. Newlyweds should know how tying the knot can affect their tax situation. Here’s a tax checklist for newly married couples: Name and address changes Name. When a name changes