Category : Taxes : Business & Finance

Estate Tax Rules

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Many wealthy Americans sometimes fear the estate tax and often hire lawyers and accountants to try and avoid paying it when they leave their estate to heirs. Generally, the estate tax only applies when you leave a substantial amount of money and property behind after you die; usually with a value of

IRA Tax Limits

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An Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRA) provides an easy way for you to augment Social Security and any personal savings you may have for retirement, while also providing tax deductions if you are below certain income limits and if you meet certain age requirements.

What is a Tax Refund?

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Most people have heard of folks getting tax refunds, otherwise known as a "tax rebate" or "claiming tax back" but what does it mean? A tax refund is a payment made by the HM Revenue & Customs (the new name for the Inland Revenue) to someone who has paid too much tax during a part

Can I Get My W2 Forms From the IRS?

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A W-2 form serves as proof of income and includes the wage and tax data you need to file your tax return with the Internal Revenue Service and state revenue agency. If you are missing a W-2, you may request the form from your employer or the IRS. The IRS has two formats that you can request W-2 info