Tax Tip

Tax Tip: Didn't File? Here's What To Do
The income tax filing deadline has passed. Some time ago now, in fact. What's that you say? You didn't file?!
Well, the Internal Revenue Service says, first, don't panic. Second, they say, it's important to know what steps to take.
IRS spokesperson Luis Garcia tells WBCK more than …
One More Tax Tip
"Emancipation Day" in Washington, D.C. on Friday, April 15 means federal offices there weren't on the job, which means tax filers get an extra day to get their collective acts together. April 15 being a Friday means that extra day turns into an extra three days, including the …
Tax Tip: Sweat The Small Stuff
You know the old cliche "don't sweat the small stuff," right? Well the Internal Revenue Service says inattention to the small stuff when preparing tax returns can actually trip up a taxpayer enough that their refund is delayed.
IRS Michigan spokesperson Luis Garcia tells WBCK t…
Tax Tip: Don't Qualify for the EITC? Are You Sure?
The Internal Revenue Service tells WBCK an amazing number of folks who qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) don't claim it on their taxes - simply because they don't know they qualify.
Others may think they don't qualify, but a change in their tax status or income over the p…