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Taxes 2022: Check the Status of Your Refund on the IRS App

The IRS2Go app is the Internal Revenue Service's official app. While you can't use it to submit your tax documents, IRS2Go does offer many features that simplify the filing process.  See: What Income Level Is Considered Middle Class in Your State?Find: 10 Reasons You Should Claim Social Security Early Using the IRS2Go app, filers can check their refund status, make a tax payment and get free tax help. You can also use the app to follow the IRS on social media platforms and sign up to receive IRS tax tips by email. The app is free to download and available…

Social Security: Benefit Recipients Should Know About These Two Credits This Tax Season

This year in particular, it's more important than ever to pay special attention to how you file your taxes; as a result of last year's stimulus bill, you could be entitled to credits and rebates you don't usually qualify for. These special credits are available to you even if you receive Social Security Supplemental Income and/or do not make enough money to file a tax return — or simply do not file one.  Taxes in 2022: Find Out Everything You Need To Know About Filing, Refunds and MoreFind: When Social Security Runs Out: What the Program Will Look Like in…

Young Workers Could Get an $800 Tax Boost This Year — No Children Required

Thanks to the American Rescue Plan's expansion of the earned income tax credit (EITC), young workers without children could see an extra tax boost this year. The EITC is the largest refundable tax credit for low- to moderate-income families, according to the Internal Revenue Service. See: Child and Dependent Care Credit Can Add Up to $8,000 — Here's How To Claim the Money on Your Taxes Find: Top Tips for Painless Tax Prep Thirty-seven percent of Americans ages 19 to 24 without dependent children are now eligible to receive the credit, with an average boost of $820, according to a…



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Tax Tricks and Loopholes Only the Rich Know

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States With the Highest Property Taxes

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Expert Advice on 3 Tricky Tax Situations

Tax Experts Reveal the Worst Ways To Spend a Tax Refund

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Bitcoin and Crypto Taxes in 2022: What You Need To Know

Cryptocurrency is the Wild West of the investment world. Not only are these digital currencies completely nontangible, but they fluctuate with such volatility that trading and investing in them can feel more like playing a video game than investing in a real asset class. See: Best Undervalued Cryptocurrencies To Buy for 2022Check Out: 8 Best Cryptocurrencies To Invest In for 2022 But from a tax perspective, the IRS views cryptocurrency transactions the same as if you were buying or selling stocks, bonds or other financial assets. Here are the important tax-related things you need to know about cryptocurrency, whether you trade it…

An Adoptive Parents’ Guide to Taxes

The process of adopting a child can be both incredibly exciting and financially stressful. While the financial side of things may not be your primary concern, the truth is that adopting a child can be an expensive proposition. Fortunately, the tax code is designed to promote certain behaviors that are deemed to be socially beneficial, and adopting a child falls into this category. In other words, you might find some relief in the form of tax credits if you go through the rewarding but financially challenging process of adopting a child. Here are some of the main things adoptive parents…

10 Signs You Really Do Need Professional Help Filing Your Taxes

Paying taxes is painful enough. Why fork over even more of your hard-earned money to pay someone to prepare your tax return? Learn: Taxes 2022: Are Face Masks and Hand Sanitizer Deductible?Explore: Tax Filing 2022: How To Set up for the IRS You probably don't need to if your tax situation is straightforward. You can prepare your return on your own or with the help of tax software. But for some taxpayers, it's worth spending the money to get professional help. "For people who have complex taxes and don't want to do them, there's a tax pro out there waiting for…


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SNAP Schedule: Virginia EBT Card Benefits for August 2022

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Are Social Security and SSI the Same Thing?

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GO in the Know: Gas Prices Are Falling Nationwide & Top Financial News for August 5

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Social Security Benefits May Be Taxable

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Looking To Lounge by the Hotel Pool in a Nice Recliner? In Some Places, You’ll Pay a Hefty Fee

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SNAP 2022: What Items Are Eligible for Purchase With Your EBT Food Stamps?

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Social Security Stimulus Snafu: California and Florida Are Leaving the Poorest Out Of Inflation Relief

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SNAP Benefits for Texans Increased for August, but Many Still Don’t Have Funds

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Tesla Net Worth: How Much Is Tesla Worth and Is It Worth Investing?

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Use QuickBooks for Taxes? Intuit Warns of Phishing Scams That Collect Your Personal Data

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GO in the Know: Social Security’s Future for Millennials & Top Financial News for August 4

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Social Security: Will My Spouse Get More Money If I Wait To Claim Benefits?

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Yellen Meets With Top CEOs on Inflation Reduction and Ways They Can Help Turn the Tide

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SNAP Benefits: Are There Home Delivery Services That Accept EBT Cards?

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Food Stamps: How to Use Your SNAP EBT at Farmers’ Markets

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Airfare Could Drop 25% in August — Time To Make Travel Plans?

Student Loan Debt: With Federal Student Loan Payments Set To Resume Soon, Here’s How To Get Prepared

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Social Security Solvency Could Lead to Lower Benefits for Millennials

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A Look at Rep. Jackie Walorski’s Career and Net Worth Upon Her Death

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SNAP Schedule: When Can I Anticipate August 2022 Payments?

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GO in the Know: Social Security Questions Answered, Robinhood’s Woes & Top Financial News for August 3

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IRS Identifies Tax Fraud Red Flags To Help Your Tax Professional Defend Against Data Theft

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Clean Energy Incentives and Rebates Americans Will Be Able to Take Advantage of Thanks to Inflation Reduction Act

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Do SNAP EBT Cards Expire?

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Have a Teen Driver? Here’s How To Save on Insurance

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Should You Sell Robinhood Stock as Company Lays Off 23% of Staff?

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Social Security: Can I Apply For Benefits Online?

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SNAP Updates To Know for Summer 2022

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Faulty Equifax Credit Score Reporting Prevents Consumers From Getting Auto Loans, Mortgages and Credit Cards

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Social Security’s 8 Most-Asked Questions Answered

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Is Your Social Security Payment Late? Here’s What To Do

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SNAP Schedule: Maryland Independence Card EBT Benefit Payments for August 2022

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Child Tax Credit of $250 Announced in Rhode Island — Who Benefits?

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8 Best Cryptocurrencies To Invest In for 2022

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Social Security: What Do You Need To Apply For Spousal or Divorced Benefits?

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GO in the Know: Student Loan Payment Prep, Costco Shakeups & Top Financial News for August 2

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SNAP Schedule: Wisconsin QUEST Card FoodShare Benefits for August 2022

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SNAP Schedule: Alabama Food Assistance Benefits for August 2022

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What is the Social Security Earnings Test & How Does It Affect Your Retirement Income?