Doing Taxes Yourself Online

Doing Taxes Yourself Online

Doing Taxes Yourself Online is Better Using These 10 Strategies

1. Make sure you know when the deadlines are – Normally, the filing deadline for personal tax returns is April 15, unless that day falls on a weekend or holiday. When doing taxes yourself online, be sure to file taxes electronically by that date.

If you plan on sending them in by mail, and we do not recommend this, make sure they are postmarked by that date. Due to the IRS staffing problems View full post…

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Doing Your Taxes Yourself

Doing Your Taxes Yourself

Does Doing Your Taxes Yourself Scare You?

There are times when going to a professional tax preparer might be a good idea, but for most individuals, doing your taxes yourself is fairly straight forward. This is especially true now and through 2025. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) that was enacted in December 2017, increased the standard deduction that most of us now use.

At the same time the standard deduction was increased, the entire category for Miscellaneous deductions on Schedule A was eliminated. This, in effect, View full post…

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DIY Tax – Can You Handle It?

DIY Tax – Can You Handle It?

How To File a DIY Tax Return – 5 Easy Tips

Whether you’re a first time filer or a seasoned veteran, filing a DIY tax return is not hard and can save you a lot of hard earned money. When you consider the time and aggravation saved, it becomes a no-brainer.

You can ease the pain even more by thoughtful planning and choosing to file your taxes online by yourself. By that, we mean at one of the DIY sites such as ours at EZ Tax/1040.com. We do everything we can to make this experience as stress free as possible.

Many individuals still think that taking all your records to a paid tax preparer is the best answer. Believe me, in almost View full post…

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