Many homeowners recognize that they have quite a number of things around the house that serve no practical purpose. Paperwork can accumulate seemingly overnight, turning a once-organized home into a messy monument to clutter. Oftentimes, uncertainty about which financial documents to keep and which to discard causes homeowners to keep everything, which can lead to unnecessary clutter.
Following the January tax law changes made by Congress under the American Taxpayer Relief Act (ATRA), the Internal Revenue Service announced it plans to open the 2013 filing season and begin processing individual income tax returns on Jan. 30.
The Athens NEWSTax Guide Series features tax resources and articles to help with tax season. To read the digital edition of the first in the five part series of Tax Guide special sections focusing on preparation for tax season, clickhere.
Athens residents are crying foul after more than 2,000 people received an audit notification from an agency representing the city of Athens, asking them to provide four years worth of tax information starting in 2006 in order to prove they've been paying city income taxes.
A new year not only brings a host of new opportunities, but it also brings a host of familiar obligations. One such obligation is paying taxes, which doesn't have to be done until mid-April. But waiting until the last minute with respect to taxes can make the process even more difficult, and putting it off certainly won't help those people who vowed to stop procrastinating in the new year.
The Athens NEWS Tax Guide Series features tax resources and articles to help with tax season. To read the digital edition of the fifth in the five part series of Tax Guide special sections focusing on saving for retirement, click here.