Archives for February 2014

Tax Return Information is at Your Fingertips

IRS Tip #3 from Carpenter, Evert and Associates - IRS Phone App IRS Smartphone App Now Available - Are you on the go but need the latest tax return status information at your fingertips? There’s an app for that. The latest version of the innovative IRS2Go app is now available. Here’s what you can do with the redesigned IRS Smartphone app IRS2Go, version 4.0, available … [Read more...]

Are you Eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit?

IRS Tip #2 from Carpenter, Evert and Associates - The Earned Income Tax Credit The earned income tax credit is a tax credit that assists low and middle income earners. Make sure you know if you qualify, since the tax credit can add a significant boost to your income. Learn more about other tax credits here. Here are some things the IRS wants you to know about this … [Read more...]

How to Choose Professional Tax Services

IRS tip #1 from Carpenter, Evert and Associates – How to make sure you are hiring the right professional tax service to prepare your taxes. Many people hire professional tax services when it’s time to file their taxes. If you pay someone to prepare your federal income tax return, the IRS urges you to choose that person wisely. Even if you don’t prepare your own return, … [Read more...]

Help with Taxes – The IRS Top 10 Tips

The Internal Revenue Service is providing daily tax tips on its website at  the IRS website. The tax tips will be published daily between now and April 15, covering a wide range of tax subjects: Errors to avoid when preparing your taxes Making the most of tax deductions and credits How to choose a tax preparer E-Filing your taxes - how-tos How to file for an … [Read more...]