You will also no doubt be getting unsolicited tax advice from non-experts. Ignore it.
There is not much new for the 2012 federal income tax return - other than the annual indexing for inflation.
Congress acted just in time, literally, on the fiscal cliff. But that didn't extend a 2% reduction in payroll tax.
With a special zero percent tax rate for investment income set to expire at the end of 2012, investors need to take advantage of the 'last chance' tax break.
It's the season to make all of your charitable contributions before the tax year ends, but make sure you know how to stay ahead of the IRS.
With the cost of a private college education now over $100,000, maximizing the tax code for your child's college expenses is critical.
If you receive a letter from the IRS well after you have received and spent your refund, don't distress: you may in fact be right and the IRS wrong.
Just because something is technically tax deductible doesn't mean you're in a tax situation to take advantage of it.