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The IRS stands for the Internal Revenue Service and it stands as the official revenue service of the United States Federal Government. They are a...... Read More
What states do not charge sales tax?
When you live in 45 of the 50 states of the United States, you should expect to pay some sort of sales tax upon every transaction you make, whether...... Read More
Is the federal income tax a progressive tax or a regressive tax?
A progressive tax is when the government imposes a tax code that allows them to charge higher taxes to those who have a lot of income, while charging a lower rate to those with a lower income. A regressive tax is when the complete opposite happens. The go... Read More
What is federal/state income tax?
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Does interest owed to the Internal Revenue Service stop accruing during Chapter 13 bankruptcy?
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How can you buy a house if you owe child support?
When you are looking for a house, things can get pretty difficult. If you add the fact that you have child support bill needed to be paid, then that...... Read More
If your car gets repossessed and you choose not to pay for it can they take your tax return?
For most states, no your tax refund cannot be taken away and used as payment of your repossessed car if you decide not to pay for it; however, the lender can...... Read More
When is the last day you can send in federal income tax forms?
Although there is no official time for when you can actually start to file your tax return to the IRS, there is a strict deadline for when they need to be filed, and that day is...... Read More
Can you find out if your tax refund will be taken for a past debt i.e student loans before you file?
Usually, if you already know that you have overdue taxes, child support owed, and/or student loan debt that you have accrued over time, then... ... Read More
Can I receive a tax refund greater than what I paid in?
A tax refund is treated like a payment of tax you made during the year. You get the credit, even if you do not owe tax.... Read More
How long should you keep tax records?
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If your wages are garnished can they also take your tax refund?
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