The answer to who needs a tax ID number is almost any organization that files taxes or makes reports to the IRS. Learn if your business or situation requires a separate tax ID and how to get one.
Taxes & Tax Help
Find all the tax help and tips you've been looking for with informative articles on everything from income and federal taxes to tax filing tips. Understand what deductions you're eligible for, how much money you have to make to file taxes, what forms farmers should be filling out and plenty of how-tos. How exactly do I fill out the 1040? What tax bracket do I fall into? Find the answers to all these questions and more at BrightHub's Personal Finance channel.
Taxes don’t have to be intimidating. They don’t even have to be handled by an accountant or outside tax help. There are free programs available through government agencies and online to help you sort through finances and remain legal come April 15. These are five of the top free income tax programs.
When it comes to penalties for late tax returns, the IRS has a candy store display of penalties and fines to choose from. With a little foresight, and perhaps an explanation, you can reduce or eliminate the number of penalties that the IRS can assess on your late tax return.