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You May Be Eligible for the Child Tax Credit for Tax Year 2018

You May Be Eligible for the Child Tax Credit for Tax Year 2018

Child Tax Credit Beginning with Tax Year 2018, you may able to claim the Child Tax Credit if you have a qualifying child under the age of 17 and meet other qualifications. The maximum amount per qualifying child is $2,000. Up to $1,400 of the credit can be refundable for each qualifying child as theRead more about You May Be Eligible for the Child Tax Credit for Tax Year 2018[…]

Steps to Take Now to Get a Jump on Next Year’s Taxes

Steps to Take Now to Get a Jump on Next Year’s Taxes

What’s New for 2018 You may need a paycheck checkup. Following tax law changes, you should do a paycheck checkup using the IRS’s Withholding Calculator and, if necessary, complete a new  W-4 form. The calculator helps determine the right amount of withholding. You should check your withholding if you: Are a two-income family. Have two or more jobs atRead more about Steps to Take Now to Get a Jump on Next Year’s Taxes[…]

Is Identity Theft Impacting Your Taxes?

Is Identity Theft Impacting Your Taxes?

If your identity is stolen, your finances can quickly become a nightmare. A less obvious problem is the effect identity theft can have on your taxes. Identity Theft Generally, thieves steal your personal data for the purpose of running up credit card charges or opening and abusing new accounts. A developing trend in the identityRead more about Is Identity Theft Impacting Your Taxes?[…]