Taxes

Working On Our Taxes

I spent an hour last night working on our taxes. I have entered information about our income, child care costs, and various deductions. I am still waiting on a couple of tax-related documents, so for a trial-run, I estimated.  It looks like we will be receiving a small refund from the federal government and owe a small amount to our state government. I can remember the first time I filed taxes.  I was still living at home with my parents – and we went to the local library to pick up paper forms for the 1040EZ.  That was more than 20 years ago. Now, I file online via H&R Block At Home Online (Save 15% ).  The process is simple,…

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Save 15% Off H&R Block At Home Online

Taxes. We all have to file them, so why not get an early start – and save a little money. H&R Block is offering a 15% discount on their At Home Online Tax Software. Click this link to Save 15% on H&R Block At Home Software. The discount is good on their basic, deluxe, premium, and premium & business software. When my wife and I were getting out of debt, we used our tax refund to reduce our total debt balance.  I like to file relatively early, especially if I know that I might be getting a bit of a refund. In a perfect world, we would get neither a refund, nor would we owe any money, but with our…

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Georgia Sales Tax Holiday 2012 August 10 – 11

This Friday and Saturday, Georgia shopper’s can take advantage of the state’s first sales tax holiday since 2009. According to the official Sales Tax Holiday Fact Sheet – available as a PDF on the Georgia Department of Revenue website – During the August 10-11 sales tax holiday, the following items will be exempt: Clothing (including footwear) with a sales price of $100.00 or less per item Single purchases, with a sales price of $1,000.00 or less, of personal computers and personal computer-related accessories General school supplies to be used in the classroom or in classroom-related activities with a sales price of $20.00 or less per item My family and I live in Georgia and I’ll definitely do some comparison shopping…

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