Do I have to pay a penalty if I don’t have health insurance in 2019?

Do I have to pay a penalty if I don’t have health insurance in 2019?

Starting in 2019 (which you file taxes for in 2020), you are no longer required to pay a fee when you file your federal...

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Using Colleges to Expand Free Tax Preparation Outreach

Using Colleges to Expand Free Tax Preparation Outreach

By Aaron Satyanarayana, 2019 Get It Back Campaign Intern Colleges and universities can be valuable partners for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and tax...

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How much are the EITC and CTC worth in 2020?

How much are the EITC and CTC worth in 2020?

If you worked at any time during 2019, these are the income guidelines and credit amounts to claim the Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit when you file your taxes in...

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Protected: 2019 Post-Tax Season Chat

Protected: 2019 Post-Tax Season Chat

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How do I File for a Tax Extension?

How do I File for a Tax Extension?

If you are unable to file your taxes by the April deadline, you can file for an extension, which provides an additional six months...

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Do I Qualify for the New Pass-Through Tax Deduction?

Do I Qualify for the New Pass-Through Tax Deduction?

As part of tax law changes passed in 2017 (in effect for tax year 2018), there is a new tax deduction for self-employed workers...

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New Tool Helps Self-Employed Calculate Estimated Tax Payments

New Tool Helps Self-Employed Calculate Estimated Tax Payments

Self-employment can have complicated tax implications, but CBPP’s Get It Back Campaign has a new tax tool — the first of its kind online — that can help...

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What to Do if I Owe Taxes but Can’t Pay Them

What to Do if I Owe Taxes but Can’t Pay Them

If you owe taxes and can’t pay them, don’t panic. File your taxes by the deadline and learn about your options. The important thing...

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Celebrating 50 Years of VITA

Celebrating 50 Years of VITA

*Cross-posted from Off the Charts As we recognize the fourth annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Awareness Day today, we also celebrate 50 years of...

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