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Tax Scams on the Rise

There has been a heavy increase in tax scams over the past couple of years. Some have been around a while, but identity thieves are always developing new ways to harvest your info. The IRS keeps a list of scams that target taxpayers at Just this last Monday the IRS warned of a new […]

Things to know for 2022

There are a few things to keep in mind this coming tax year: The American Rescue Plan authorized advance payments of the Child Tax Credit starting in July of 2021. If you received advances of the credit your tax refund may be lower this year. Also, if you received more than you should have, you […]

Child Tax Credit Portal Update

The IRS has opened its online portals for the advance payments of the child tax credit (see previous post). If you want to view your eligibility, view your advance payments, or opt out of the advance payments, you can go here. If you don’t need to file a tax return but want to sign up […]

Second Stimulus Payments

The IRS has already started sending out its second round of stimulus payments for $600 per eligible person. The IRS must stop sending payments by January 15th, so you should see the money soon. If you don’t have direct deposit set up for this payment, set it up ASAP! Right now the website is down […]