Kay Bell

Kay Bell, a freelance writer and editor living in Austin, Texas, has been writing about taxes for the last decade. She has two tax blogs, Don't Mess With Taxes and Eye on the IRS, and in her spare time writes a motorsports column, Crazy Woman Driver.

Recent Articles By The Author

Cost Basis of Stocks Can Vex Taxpayers

The calculations can get complicated. Here's some guidance.

Tax Breaks Are Hiding in Your Home

Popular deductions, along with some new IRS rules, can save you a bundle.

Get The Child Tax Credit You Deserve

Get The Child Tax Credit You Deserve

From THESTREET.COM: Some parents have discovered a distressing fact about their kids' tax-rebate eligibility.

Make the Most of the Child Tax Credit

This year, the economic stimulus package is tied to the popular credit.

Four IRS-Approved Tax Shelters

Four IRS-Approved Tax Shelters

These money-saving moves won't put you in the cross-hairs of auditors.