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Tax Tips — July 23, 2021

3 Reasons You Might Want to Opt Out of Advance CTC Payments

Advance payments are great for those who need financial help before next year’s refund rolls around, but some are opting to wait—here’s why.

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4 Steps to Getting Your Fastest Possible Refund

Let's minimize the time between you and your tax refund as much as possible-because why not have your money in your pocket?

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Get Ready for Tax Season by Estimating Your Tax Refund

Want to get a head start on your taxes? Use 1040.com's Tax Estimator for free!

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3 Steps to Make Taxes Easier Next Year

Taxes come around every year-surely there's a way to make this a bit easier to deal with!

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Filing Your Taxes Before the IRS Opens and Why It's a Good Idea

1040.com officially opens for business on Monday-so why file so early? Here are some great reasons to file before the IRS starts processing returns.

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Want a Bigger Refund? Check Out Above-the-Line Deductions

The standard deduction has been almost doubled this year, and above-the-line deductions stack!

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The Tax Filing Golden Ticket - Know Your 2015 AGI Amount

The IRS no longer uses e-file PINs to verify your identity, and is only using prior-year adjusted gross income (AGI) or your self-selected PIN.

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The Future of Your Taxes

Want a better tax system? Here's your chance. The IRS is kicking off a contest to design a better online experience for taxpayers.

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What are the Differences Between Form 1095-A, 1095-B, and 1095...

Forms 1095-A, 1095-B and 1095-C look very similar because each relates to your healthcare coverage. But they're actually quite different.

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Selling Stuff Online? Taxes for Etsy, eBay, LetGo, and More

Taxes for online sales isn't actually that hard-and some people may not even have to pay taxes at all.

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Keeping Your Identity Safe Online

Here are some tips for keeping your personal information, well, personal, and out of reach of hackers.

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