Reminder on your 2017 tax form

Tax season successfully opened on January 23, 2017. If you're one of the approximately 157 million taxpayers who will be filing a personal income tax return this year, here's your quick cheat sheet on which tax form to fill…

Which tax form to use?

Peter Cade / Getty ImagesFilling out a tax form is about as much fun as paying taxes to Uncle Sam. The complexity of the task intensifies as your tax life gets more complicated.This is why you should use the simplest tax return form…

A credit to the tax code

By Charles LaneRepublicans and Democrats don't agree on much these days, but if there's one thing they should still agree on, it might be the federal tax credit. on labor income. This cash wage supplement, issued as a tax refund, was…

Which tax form should I file?

We all like things to be simple. We gravitate towards words like easy, elementary, and effortless. It all seems so… simple. Taxes, on the other hand, can be complicated. And as taxpayers, we find it frustrating. So it would make sense…