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The Military Spouse Act: 5 Tax Tips for Military Spouses

Military Spouse tax deductions: If your husband or wife is a serviceman, life can be a little confusing. There’s no doubt that this nomadic lifestyle can put extra stress on the family household and everyday life. But still, working in the military is one of the most honorable jobs in America, and so you somehow […]

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Tax Return Scams: 4 Ways Hackers Can Take Your Tax Refund

Hackers can target your tax returns year-round: While most of us grit our teeth and file our taxes before the April deadline, those who filed for an extension have until mid-October to file their taxes. To hackers, this means that “hunting season” is year-round when it comes to tax scams and attacks. So, I guess you […]

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Bike to Work? How To Get a $240 Credit For Your Commute (Tax-Free!)

The qualified bicycle commuting reimbursement: Biking to work offers obvious health and financial benefits, but did you know your employer will actually pay you to bike to work? It’s true. There’s a under-utilized tax benefit called the “qualified bicycle commuting reimbursement” for employees who ride their bikes to work. Here’s how it works: The “Qualified Bicycle Commuting Reimbursement” In addition […]

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Are Moving Expenses Tax Deductible? Yes, In These Specific Cases:

Can you deduct the cost of moving? Make no mistakes, moving is seriously costly and time-consuming. If you have to moved this tax year, you may well wonder if you can deduct your expenses from your tax return. The good news is that if your move was directly related to your job, you can deduct your moving expenses […]

Bank of America TurboTax Discount (2018)

Did you know that Bank of America members can get a $10 discount on TurboTax? It’s true, but it can be confusing how to get it, as the link is within your user dashboard. (You have to be logged in)  We also have a similar discount here: TurboTax discount: 10-20% Off *This is our exclusive […]