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Buy TurboTax on Amazon and Get 10% on Top of Your Tax Refund

Buy TurboTax on Amazon and Get 10% on Top of Your Tax Refund

Amazon and TurboTax give you up to 10% back on your Federal Tax return. Prime Members save additionally....

Jan 7 2015, 2:55am CST

Apple’s Tax Breaks Under Investigation By EU

Apple’s Tax Breaks Under Investigation By EU

The European Union’s antitrust officials are opening an investigation...

Jun 12 2014, 12:33am CDT

Google Slapped With Huge Tax Bill

Google Slapped With Huge Tax Bill

For years, multinational companies like Google, Apple and Microsoft have been thwarting attempts by government authorities abro...

Apr 28 2014, 9:17am CDT

IRS is Taxing Tax Day Freebies?

IRS is Taxing Tax Day Freebies?

The list of Tax Day Freebies and discounts grows every year. Tax Day can be painful, so collecting fun perks that also hel...

Apr 15 2014, 4:35am CDT

Roth IRA Conversion is a Delicate Matter

Roth IRA Conversion is a Delicate Matter

When many people consider their Roth IRA conversion what they don’t know is that the decision is a delicate matter indeed. In o...

Mar 27 2014, 6:04am CDT

IRS Says Bitcoin is Property Not Currency

IRS Says Bitcoin is Property Not Currency

The IRS passed some legislation according to which Bitcoin is a property, not a legal currency in tax system. And Bitcoin is to...

Mar 26 2014, 3:42am CDT

Finding Lost Bitcoin Could Mean IRS Finds You

Finding Lost Bitcoin Might Mean IRS Finds You

The bankrupt Japanese Bitcoin exchange MtGox discovered over 200,000 lost Bitcoins valued at over $116 million. The coins...

Mar 23 2014, 2:00pm CDT

E-File Tax Return: TurboTax Resolves Tax Return Issues

E-File Tax Return: TurboTax Resolves Tax Return Issues

IRS is already offering free e-file program that makes tax filing quite an easy proposition. But TurboTax 2014 is also there to...

Mar 22 2014, 7:11am CDT

Man Chokes H&R Block Tax Preparer As Block Settles Disability Case

Man Chokes H&R Block Tax Preparer As Block Settles Disability Case

Who isn’t unhappy with their taxes? Paying them is never fun. Even dealing with the paperwork can be downright stressful....

Mar 8 2014, 9:56pm CST

Buried $10 Million In Gold Wasn't Stolen After All---Until Taxes, That Is

The story of an older couple walking their dog who discovered a buried cache of $10M in gold coins made you feel good. But shor...

Mar 7 2014, 1:11am CST

TurboTax 2014 Released for Your Tax Return Troubles

TurboTax 2014 Released for Your Tax Return Troubles

The software known as TurboTax 2014 is the only way to go. This is because it happens to be the ideal solution for your tax ret...

Feb 28 2014, 3:34am CST

U.S. Tax Rates? Not Competitive, But California's Are Worse

U.S. Tax Rates? Not Competitive, But California's Are Worse

Is the U.S. tax system competitive? Many global companies say it isn’t. Companies like Apple say they have to jump through hoop...

Feb 13 2014, 1:31am CST

Tax E-File Now Available Free

Tax E-File Now Available Free

The e-filing of tax returns has been started. IRS has started free e-file program that makes tax filing quite an easy propositi...

Feb 8 2014, 2:12am CST

The IRS and the Statute Limitations on their Ability to Prosecute Tax Fraud

The IRS and the Statute Limitations on their Ability to Prosecute Tax Fraud

If you’re starting to think about tax filing season, you’re not alone. As always occurs in the run-up to April 15th, the govern...

Feb 5 2014, 11:30pm CST

Tax Filing Procedure Complicated by Various Issues

Tax Filing Procedure Complicated

It is tax return filing season and, although things will hopefully work out just fine in the end, various issues have cropped u...

Jan 24 2014, 6:30am CST

Tax Forms Face a Dearth During E-Filing

Tax Forms Face a Dearth During E-Filing

The tax forms that are being distributed to ordinary citizens are facing a dearth in quantity. And this paucity of paper rigmar...

Jan 20 2014, 3:59am CST

Wag The Dog Stock Investing

Wag The Dog Stock Investing

The dog and tail people are at it again. DATs, I call them. These are the financial advisors who say, “Don’t let the tax tail w...

Jan 10 2014, 3:31pm CST

When The Time For The Big Cashout Comes, You'll Wish You'd Planned For It Earlier

When The Time For The Big Cashout Comes, You'll Wish You'd Planned For It Earlier

Congratulations. Your hard work and entrepreneurial instincts have paid off in the form of a fast-growing, profitable business...

Jan 9 2014, 9:16am CST

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Taxing Bitcoin: IRS Review Will Have Big Implications For Investors In Virtual Currency

By now most everyone has heard of Bitcoin. But exactly what is it? And how should it be taxed? Bitcoin is usually described as...

Jan 7 2014, 2:56pm CST

Jodie Sweetin Paid off Tax to IRS

Jodie Sweetin Paid off Tax to IRS

Jodie Sweetin has finally paid off an income tax amounting to $53,000 to the IRS....

Jan 7 2014, 8:13am CST

Welcome To The New Startup Nation

Welcome To The New Startup Nation

The following guest post is by Juan Cartagena, founder and CEO of Traity, which measures people´s personal strengths.  Context...

Jan 2 2014, 8:51am CST

Amazon Sales Tax Now Applicable in Three New States

Amazon Sales Tax Now Applicable in Nevada, Tennessee and Indiana

Amazon has implemented its sales tax on shoppers in three new states. The sales tax is now applicable in Nevada, Tennessee and...

Jan 2 2014, 2:16am CST

Top French Court Upholds 75% Tax While Footballers Eye Exit

Top French Court Upholds 75% Tax While Footballers Eye Exit

You have to hand it to the French for making tax news interesting. Their on-again off-again 75% tax on the wealthy fueled a wor...

Dec 30 2013, 1:41pm CST

I4U news

The French Try Another Tax On Facebook, Google And YouTube

Yes, it’s true, France is trying to impose another tax upon Facebook, Google and YouTube. Strangely though it’s not going to be...

Dec 27 2013, 10:16am CST

I4U news

Italian Senate Passes Google Tax And It's Still Illegal And Worse, Doesn't Do Very Much

The Italian Senate has now passed the “Google Tax” and Italian lawmakers really do seem to be entirely blind to the fact that t...

Dec 24 2013, 8:46am CST

Timing Is Everything: 11 Key Triggers To Keep In Mind For The 2013 Tax Year

Timing Is Everything: 11 Key Triggers To Keep In Mind For The 2013 Tax Year

At year end, there is often a flurry of advice about making income and deductions count for the year. The general consensus ten...

Dec 23 2013, 5:11pm CST

I4U news

TheTaxVox 2013 Lump Of Coal Award: Wait 'Til Next Year Edition

Tax Vox proudly announces its seventh annual Lump of Coal Award for the worst tax and fiscal policies of 2013. The year was a c...

Dec 23 2013, 8:46am CST

Duck Dynasty's Cracker Barrel PR? Talk Taxes

Duck Dynasty's Cracker Barrel PR? Talk Taxes

Set in real Louisiana bayou country, A&E’s popular reality series Duck Dynasty follows a brood of real-life brothers who ma...

Dec 22 2013, 11:31am CST

7 Simple Year-End Tax Tips That Can Save You Money

7 Simple Year-End Tax Tips That Can Save You Money

1. Do a “test run” of business and personal tax returns – If possible, estimate your taxes by preparing 2014 tax returns using...

Dec 22 2013, 8:51am CST

If Facebook's Zuckerberg Was A Sports Fan What Would He Do With His Billions in Charity?

If Facebook's Zuckerberg Was A Sports Fan What Would He Do With His Billions in Charity?

I am not the one to tell someone how to spend their money. But if it is acceptable to dream about winning the lotto, it’s still...

Dec 21 2013, 2:56pm CST

Jack Dorsey's 10% $100M+ Square Stock Give-Back Isn't About Taxes

Jack Dorsey's 10% $100M+ Square Stock Give-Back Isn't About Taxes

As Fortune reported—Square’s Dorsey returns 10% of his shares—Jack Dorsey, founder/CEO of Square, is giving back 10% of his sha...

Dec 20 2013, 8:21pm CST

I4U news

Italy's Google Tax: Yes, The European Union Thinks It Is Illegal

Well, you heard it first here folks. The proposed Google Tax in Italy appears to be illegal under European Union law: The Euro...

Dec 20 2013, 10:26am CST

I4U news

On The Taxation Of The Web Giants, Google, Facebook, Apple, Amazon

There’s been something of a spat in the UK over the taxation of the web giants, your Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple. They a...

Dec 20 2013, 9:46am CST

Andrew Schiff Does Not Recommend That You Imitate His Father Irwin

Andrew Schiff Does Not Recommend That You Imitate His Father Irwin

Irwin Schiff has taught that the federal income tax does not apply to most ordinary Americans.  You can read how he arrives at...

Dec 20 2013, 8:34am CST

Mark Zuckerberg Plans to Sell 70 Million Facebook Shares of Worth $3.9 Billion

Mark Zuckerberg Plans to Sell 70 Million Facebook Shares of Worth $3.9 Billion

Facebook shares fell as much as 2.7% after the company announced to sell 70 million shares of its Class A common stock as part...

Dec 19 2013, 1:39pm CST

Tax-free Weekend 2013 is a Mini Black Friday in Select States

Tax-free Weekend 2013 is a Mini Black Friday in Select States

2013 Tax-free Weekend ins on August 2 to August 4 in select states. This Tax-free shopping weekend lets consumers save on Back...

Jul 18 2013, 3:14am CDT

Apple Did Not Pay UK Corporation Tax Last Year

Apple Did Not Pay UK Corporation Tax in 2012

Apple has reportedly not paid corporate taxes in the UK during last fiscal year ended on September 2012. Apple earned an operat...

Jul 1 2013, 3:04pm CDT

Google Accused of Tax Fraud by UK Lawmakers

Google Accused of Tax Fraud by UK Lawmakers

Google may be a super giant on the global scene but that doesn’t mean it goes scot-free when it comes to paying taxes. UK lawma...

May 17 2013, 5:47am CDT