The Athens News - Tax Guide http://www.athensnews.com/ohio/articles.sec--25-1-tax-guide.html <![CDATA[Tax Guide 2014 2 of 5]]> The Athens NEWS Tax Guide Series features tax resources and articles to help with tax season. To read the digital edition of the second in the five part series of Tax Guide special sections click here.]]> <![CDATA[Tax Guide 2014 3 of 5]]> The Athens NEWS Tax Guide Series features tax resources and articles to help with tax season. To read the digital edition of the third in the five part series of Tax Guide special sections click here.]]> <![CDATA[Tax Guide 2014 4 of 5]]> The Athens NEWS Tax Guide Series features tax resources and articles to help with tax season. To read the digital edition of the fourth in the five part series of Tax Guide special sections click here.]]> <![CDATA[Tax Guide 2014 5 of 5]]> 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 click here.]]> <![CDATA[Take the stress out of tax season]]> If you hate filling out forms, you probably dread tax season every year-not necessarily because you will owe money to the IRS, but rather because the prospect of organizing your documents, calculating deductions, and filing your taxes makes you want to crawl under the covers and take a nap. But it's kind of like cleaning out your refrigerator: the longer you wait, the more terrible it becomes.]]> <![CDATA[Tax Guide 2014 1 of 5]]> Check out the first of five Athens NEWS Tax Guides! To see the digital edition, click here. ]]> <![CDATA[Simplified option for claiming home office deduction begins in 2013]]> The Internal Revenue Service has announced a simplified option that many owners of home-based businesses and some home-based workers may use to figure their deductions for the business use of their homes.]]> <![CDATA[IRS has $917 million in 2009 unclaimed refunds]]>

Refunds totaling just over $917 million may be waiting for an estimated 984,400 taxpayers who did not file a federal income tax return for 2009, the Internal Revenue Service announced. However, to collect the money, a return for 2009 must be filed with the IRS no later than Monday, April 15, 2013.

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<![CDATA[Tax Guide 2013]]> 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 click here.]]> <![CDATA[Important reminders about tip income]]> If your pay from your job includes tips, the IRS has a few important reminders about tip income.]]> <![CDATA[Save money with the child tax credit]]> <![CDATA[Second round of local tax audit letters coming]]> A second round of city income tax audits will start going out in the coming month after more than 2,000 Athens residents were audited last month requesting four years worth of proof they had paid the taxes.]]> <![CDATA[Tax Guide]]>
The Athens NEWS Tax Guide Series features tax resources and articles to help with tax season. To read the digital edition of the fourth in the five part series of Tax Guide special sections click here.
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<![CDATA[Did you know?]]> <![CDATA[Annual inflation adjustments for 2013 ]]> <![CDATA[IRS kicks off 2013 tax season]]> The Internal Revenue Service opened the 2013 filing season Jan. 30 by announcing a variety of enhanced products and services to help taxpayers prepare and file their tax returns by the April 15 deadline.]]> <![CDATA[Tax Guide]]>

The Athens NEWS Tax Guide Series features tax resources and articles to help with tax season. To read the digital edition of the third in the five part series of Tax Guide special sections click here.

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<![CDATA[Eight Facts to Know if You Receive an IRS Letter or Notice]]> The IRS sends millions of letters and notices to taxpayers for a variety of reasons. Many of these letters and notices can be dealt with simply, without having to call or visit an IRS office.]]> <![CDATA[IRS Plans Jan. 30 Tax Season Opening For 1040 Filers]]> 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.]]> <![CDATA[Know which financial papers to toss and which to keep]]> 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.]]>