Robert Flach

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What Is the AMT? Your Burning Tax Question Gets Answered

What Is the AMT? Your Burning Tax Question Gets Answered

Rather than eliminating the loopholes in the tax code that allow high income individuals to avoid paying taxes, Congress created a complicated alternative tax system that became the AMT.

How Do You Get a Tax Extension If You're Pressed for Time?

How Do You Get a Tax Extension If You're Pressed for Time?

Today is the deadline for filing your 2014 federal and state income tax returns. The envelopes must be postmarked by midnight tonight! But don't despair if you're behind.

Joint or Separate: Which Filing Status Is Best for You?

Joint or Separate: Which Filing Status Is Best for You?

The first choice taxpayers are faced with is selecting a filing status.

Last-Minute Tax Season Decisions: Make Your IRA Contribution on Time

Last-Minute Tax Season Decisions: Make Your IRA Contribution on Time

April 15 is not just the deadline for filing your tax return, and paying your taxes – it is also the deadline for making a traditional or Roth IRA contribution.

Deducting Moving Expenses: You May Be Entitled to More Money Than You'd Expect

Deducting Moving Expenses: You May Be Entitled to More Money Than You'd Expect

Did you move because of a new job or a new job location in 2014? You may be entitled to an “above-the-line” deduction for your moving expenses.