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Affordable Care Act – Individuals

March 10, 2014
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The Health Insurance Marketplace – Learn about Your Health Insurance Coverage Options If you don’t have coverage or if you have it but want to find out about other options; help is available at the Health Insurance Marketplace. While no one is required to use the Marketplace, if you need insurance, it may be right…

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Deducting Medical and Dental Expenses

March 6, 2014
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If you plan to claim a deduction for your medical expenses, there are some new rules this year that may affect your tax return. Here are eight things you should know about the medical and dental expense deduction: 1. AGI threshold increase.  Starting in 2013, the amount of allowable medical expenses you must exceed before you…

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Best Ways to Get Free Tax Help from the IRS

March 5, 2014
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Many of us need information when preparing our federal tax returns. We have questions about dependents, which forms to use and how to claim a credit. Here are the best ways to get free help from the IRS: • Visit the IRS on the Web.  The IRS.gov website is your one-stop tax shop. Start at ‘1040…

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2014 Filing Season Continues with Higher Refunds Issued

March 3, 2014
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WASHINGTON – The IRS today released 2014 tax filing season statistics showing that 15 percent more refunds were already issued this year, compared to 2013 figures. Additionally, the average federal refund totaled $3,211, an increase of $190 compared with the same period a year ago. The statistics issued today, covering the period through Feb. 14,…

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When Will I Get My Refund

February 27, 2014
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When Will I Get My Refund? Here’s a great video from the IRS which answers many common questions on when you can expect to get your refund.  Obviously the earlier you send in your returns the earlier you should expect your refund. If you are a client of Viridian’s please feel free to call or…

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The Child Tax Credit May Cut Your Tax

February 26, 2014
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If you have a child under age 17, the Child Tax Credit may save you money at tax time. Here are some key facts the IRS wants you to know about the credit. • Amount.  The non-refundable Child Tax Credit may help cut your federal income tax by up to $1,000 for each qualifying child you…

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IRS Tax Help ‘en Español’

February 25, 2014
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Tax information can be tough to understand, especially if it’s not in your first language. The IRS offers many free and easy-to-use products for taxpayers who speak Spanish. Here are eleven tips if you need federal tax help in Spanish. 1. Get answers 24/7.  IRS.gov/espanol has a wealth of tax information for individuals and businesses. You…

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Don’t Fall for the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams

February 24, 2014
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Every year, people fall prey to tax scams. That’s why the IRS sends a list of its annual “Dirty Dozen”. We want you to be safe and informed – and not become a victim. Taxpayers who get involved in illegal tax scams can lose their money, or face stiff penalties, interest and even criminal prosecution.…

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W-2 Missing?

February 20, 2014
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W-2 Missing? Is your W-2 missing still?  Here’s a great video from the IRS regarding when and what to do if you still have not received your w-2 yet. If you are a client of Viridian and need any additional help, please contact us and we would be happy to assist where we can.  206-782-4837…

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