Potpourri of Tax Topics

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What If My Ex Won’t Sign Form 8332?

By | April 4th, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , |

If your ex won't sign Form 8332 to let you claim the kids, you don't have a lot of good options.

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What are Excess Social Security Refunds?

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , , |

What are “excess Social Security taxes” and how do some taxpayers get a refund of those taxes? Let’s take a look.

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Revisiting a History of Marriage in the Tax Code, Part 13 (Wrapup Post)

By | February 28th, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: |

This 13th post about the history of marriage in the tax code pulls together the previous 12 parts in one place, with links below.

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Basics of Form 8283

By | February 21st, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , |

Form 8283 is used to report non-cash charitable donations over $500.

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Does My Teenager Need to File a Tax Return?

By | February 14th, 2018|Categories: Potpourri of Tax Topics|Tags: , |

Let’s look at the rules for when a dependent needs to file a tax return. For reference, see Table 1-2 on page 7 of this year’s IRS Publication 17.

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