Index of Tax Tips

Welcome to AccountingWEB's Tax Tips area. Each day between now and April 15 we will be adding a tax preparer tip, courtesy of the IRS. Bookmark this page and check back each day for the latest tip to help you be more efficient - and to help your clients get a smaller tax bill!

March 27, 2001 - Extensions of Time to File Your Tax Return

March 26, 2001 - Where to File Your Tax Return

March 23, 2001 - Obtain a Copy of a Prior Year Tax Return

March 22, 2001 - Forms and Publications - How to Order

March 21, 2001 - Education IRAs Make College Costs Less Taxing

March 20, 2001 - Roth IRAs

March 19, 2001 - IRA Contributions Can Be Made Until April 16

March 16, 2001 - Amended Returns

March 15, 2001 - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

March 14, 2001 - Refunds - How Long Should They Take?

March 13, 2001 - Changing Your Address? Nofity the IRS

March 12, 2001 - IRS Has Plenty of Free Publications

March 9, 2001 - Form W-4 - The Key to Tax Withholding

March 8, 2001 - Tax Changes for Business Owners

March 7, 2001 - Tax Materials and Assistance in Spanish

March 6, 2001 - IRS Notices - What To Do

March 5, 2001 - What's New for 2000 Taxes?

March 2, 2001 - Do You Have a Deductible Home Office?

March 1, 2001 - Selling Your Home

Feb 28, 2001 - Faster Refunds Through Direct Deposit

Feb 27, 2001 - Don't Be Taken In by Tax Scams

Feb 26, 2001 - Toll Free Telephone Service

Feb 23, 2000 - Tax on Child's Investment Income

Feb 22, 2001 - Child and Dependent Care Credit

Feb 21, 2001 - Deductible Taxes

Feb 20, 2001 - What To Do If You Can't Pay Your Taxes

Feb 19, 2001 - Education IRAs Can Make College Costs Less Taxing

Feb 16, 2001 - Taxpayer Rights a Priority for IRS

Feb 15, 2001 - How to Prepare Your Tax Return for Mailing

Feb 14, 2001 - Gift Giving

Feb 13, 2001 - Tax Assistance for Individuals with Disabilities

Feb 12, 2001 - Foreign Income

Feb 9, 2001 - Should You Itemize?

Feb 8, 2001 - Tips and Taxes

Feb 7, 2001 - Free Help From the IRS

Feb 6, 2001 - 1040A Users May Report Mutual Fund Distributions

Feb 5, 2001 - What is Your Filing Status?

Feb 2, 2001 - Which Form --1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ?

Feb 1, 2001 - Who Must File a Tax Return?

Jan 31, 2001 - What To Do If You Haven't Received a 1099 Form

Jan 30, 2001 - What To Do If You Haven't Received a W-2 Form

Jan 29, 2001 - Dependents

Jan 26, 2001 - Gambling Income and Expenses

Jan 25, 2001 - Record Keeping

Jan 24, 2001 - Taxable or Nontaxable

Jan 23, 2001 - Common Errors to Avoid

Jan 22, 2001 - Appeal Rights

Jan 20, 2001 - Navigating the IRS Web Site

Jan 19, 2001 - Charitable Contributions

Jan 17, 2001 - 1040 Checkbox

Jan 15, 2001 - Education Credits Can Help at Tax Time

Jan 12, 2001 - Taxability of Social Security Benefits

Jan 11, 2001 - Alimony Payments Have Tax Implications

Jan 10, 2001 - Don't overlook home mortgage points

Jan 9, 2001 - One stop for tax help

Jan 8, 2001 - Thousands of refund checks remain unclaimed

Jan 5, 2001 - Marriage or divorce? Check your social security number

Jan 4, 2001 - Where to find out about taxpayer rights

Jan 3, 2001 - Avoid headaches - prepare taxes early

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