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    What's your 2014 tax bracket?

    Yahoo Finance is answering your most-searched finance questions of the year. The second most-asked question was: "What's my 2014 tax bracket?"

    Yahoo Finance Video
  • ID thieves stealing tax refunds still a big problem, IRS says

    You may not be the only person trying to get your tax refund from the IRS this tax season. Identity thieves are stealing people's Social Security numbers and other key pieces of personal information in ...
  • 10 tax breaks for retirement savers

    Saving for retirement can decrease your tax bill or boost your refund. Here's how to minimize taxes on your retirement savings. Employees can defer paying income tax on up to $18,000 they contribute to a traditional 401(k), 403(b) or the federal government's Thrift Savings Plan in 2015. Income…

    U.S.News & World Report
  • MNCPA issues annual list of outrageous tax deductions

    MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) recently surveyed CPA members in public accounting on the most outrageous tax deductions clients tried to take on their tax returns. "Creativity is rewarded in many parts of society,…

    PR Newswire
  • How to Save $100 a Month for Retirement

    Almost anyone can save $100 a month -- a mere $25 a week -- for retirement. The easiest way to save $100 per month for retirement is to have the amount withheld from your paycheck and deposited into a retirement, savings or investment account. If you don't have access to a retirement account at…

    U.S.News & World Report
  • What The Heck Is A W-2? A Beginners' Guide To Filing Taxes In 2015

    The Internal Revenue Service has already said 2015 is going to be a crummy year for them – but that does not mean it has to be for you.

  • 10 Crazy Sounding Tax Deductions IRS Says Are Legit

    Tax returns are signed under penalties of perjury, so you can't lie. But creativity sometimes pays off. Do you feel lucky today?

  • 7 Ways to Keep Your Tax Refund Safe From Thieves

    To make sure your hard-earned money doesn't fall into the wrong hands, protect your identity this tax season.

  • Picking the proper 1040 tax return form

    While all the personal income tax forms -- 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ -- are designed to get the appropriate amount of your money to the IRS, the differences in these returns could cost you if you're not paying attention. The EZ is the shortest and simplest form, Form 1040A is a bit more complex and…
  • Gay couples find a new way to adopt in Arizona

    Tucson attorneys have found a step-adoption workaround.

    Arizona Daily Star (Tucson)
  • Get Your Income Tax Refund Before Someone Else Does

    The biggest tax scam right now is income tax refund theft.

    Motley Fool
  • Buisness Briefs

    Chamber releases new magazine

    Arizona Daily Sun (Flagstaff)
  • ACA and taxes? Go figure

    MASON CITY | It's income tax filing season, with few changes for 2014 except for the Affordable Care Act.

    Globe Gazette (Mason City)
  • Worried About a Tax Audit? Avoid These 5 Mistakes

    These five errors could lead to an IRS tax audit.

    Motley Fool
  • How the IRS Responds to 4 Common Anti-Tax Arguments

    Here are some of the arguments against paying taxes and why they won't work.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • 5 things that can kill a tax refund

    Before you go packing your bags or making other plans for your check from Uncle Sam, you have to make sure you're entitled to that tax refund first.

  • Want a Tax-Filing Extension? Not So Fast…

    You can get a filing extension, but be sure to pay on time.

    Motley Fool
  • IRS warns of phishing tax scams, fake emails

    Even if you're not rich, criminals still want to steal from you. And they come out in force around tax time, trying to trick you into sending them your address, Social Security number , credit card number, ...