Taxes

2011 Income Taxes Filed

I have just finished filing my 2011 income taxes.  I used H&R Block at Home Online (now offering a 15% discount). Due to the fact that I changed jobs mid-year, my annual income was a little lower in 2011 than it was in 2010.  Couple that with the fact that we now have a mortgage (and mortgage interest) – and we received a little-bit-bigger-than-anticipated refund. I am not a big fan of “loaning” the government my money (interest free, at that), but I knew that the job-change might result in the refund.  We’ll count it as a blessing – and use the money – but we have already adjusted our withholding for 2012.  Our refund will be less, but our…

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