It's Not Over For Everyone -- Filing For an Extension

Also, explaining mark-to-market moves to the IRS, deductible education expenses and more.
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When Filing for an Extension, How Much of My Tax Bill Must I Pay?
By Tracy Byrnes
Also, how the wash-sale rule affects mutual fund gains and losses. More

How Do I Explain My Mark-to-Market Moves to the IRS?
By Tracy Byrnes
Also, deducting margin interest and establishing Roth IRAs for nonworking spouses. More

Are Education Expenses Deductible?
By Tracy Byrnes
Also, recovering foreign taxes withheld and explaining capital-gains rates. More

Deadline Day: A Last-Minute Checklist
By Tracy Byrnes
Also, what if you can't pay your taxes on time? More