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Maximize Your Money at Tax Time

By SaverLife | January 14, 2022

This tax season, we want to make sure you receive every dollar you deserve. That’s why we’re sharing tax filing resources that are 100% FREE for you. Browse our one-stop guide to master tax time and make it your bonus season. We will continue to update this guide as more resources become available, so make…

What You Need to Do Now to Financially Prepare for 2022

By Tania Brown | January 12, 2022

Every decade, it seems like there’s a “fill in the blank” issue that has never happened before and will forever change our lives. I remember the market crash in the late 1980s, the dot-com bust in the 1990s, Y2K in 2000, the September 11, 2001 attack, the housing bust, and the great recession of 2008-2009.…

How to get legal help this tax season

By SaverLife | January 11, 2022

There are so many tax time-related acronyms that it can be tough to keep track of everything. Whether you’re looking for free tax help or legal assistance to deal with the IRS, here are two resources you may find useful: VITA sites can help you file your taxes, while LITCs can help you with legal…

Operation Hidden Treasure: Cryptocurrency and taxes

By Kamren Scott | January 10, 2022

Cryptocurrency has taken the world by storm, but what is and how is it taxed? Find out what you need to know about virtual currency and how it’s reported and taxed in today’s article. Virtual currency background Cryptocurrency is a type of virtual currency, but often the terms are used interchangeably.  Here is how the…

5 Ways to make sure your tax return is processed ASAP

By Jerry Zeigler | January 10, 2022

The IRS does not guarantee tax return processing times, but here are five ways to make sure your tax return is processed as quickly and as smoothly as possible to minimize any delay in receiving your refund.  1.) File your tax return electronically. Electronically filed tax returns typically get processed faster than mailed tax returns.…

How to fix your tax return after making a tax filing mistake

By Jerry Zeigler | January 10, 2022

If you made a mistake filing your taxes, you aren’t alone. Federal Income Taxes are complicated. If we can get through a lifetime of tax returns without making a mistake, we should get some kind of award. Let’s look at three situations for tax return mistakes. Your tax return is rejected when filing electronically.  The…

What Should I do with an IRS Letter?

By Jerry Zeigler | January 10, 2022

The IRS sends many types of letters. Some IRS letters don’t require any action on your part while other letters do require action and have deadlines. IRS letters shouldn’t cause alarm, but IRS deadlines should not be taken lightly.  In this article, find out what you need to do when you receive an IRS letter.…

Build Back Better: 7 Ways It Could Have Helped in 2022—and Beyond

By SaverLife | January 6, 2022

We’re disheartened to hear that talks of the Build Back Better Act (BBB) have stalled for now. While Congress continues to debate the specifics, there’s one thing we can all agree on: investing in our communities is good for everyone. At SaverLife, we believe that everyone deserves to have equitable opportunities to build financial security…

How do I safely find and pick a tax preparer or online tax software?

By Jerry Zeigler | January 3, 2022

There are a lot of options out there for tax preparation help and online tax software. We all want accurate tax preparation, reasonable prices, and good service. But with so many options available, it can be difficult to choose. So let’s go over some tips. How do I choose a tax preparer? Know what kind…

When can I deduct travel expenses on my federal tax return?

By Jerry Zeigler | January 3, 2022

Before the Tax Cuts and Job Act of 2017, many more Americans were able to deduct travel expenses on their federal tax return. But after that act went into effect, employees could not deduct travel expenses for work (or any expenses for work on their federal tax return). However, some taxpayers can deduct travel expenses…

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