The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009 was signed into law by President Obama onFebruary 17, 2009. The bill is intended to provide a stimulus to theU.S. economy in the wake of the economic downturn. The bill includes federal tax cuts, expansion of unemployment benefits and other social provisions, including domestic spending in education, health […]
In certain circumstances, you do not need to claim the child as a dependent to qualify for head of household filing status, such as when the qualifying child is unmarried and is your child, grandchild, stepchild, or adopted child.
As a condition of your agreement, any refund due to you in a future year will be applied against the amount you owe. Continue making your installment agreement payments as scheduled because your refund is not considered as a substitute for your regular payment due. You may not get all of your refund if you […]
If you claim your daughter as a dependent on your income tax return, she cannot claim herself on her income tax return. If an individual is filing his or her own tax return, and the individual can be claimed as a dependent on someone else’s return, the individual cannot claim his or her own personal […]
You must file a return if any of the following apply. Your unearned income was more than $950. Your earned income was more than $5,700. Your gross income was more than the larger of — $950, or Your earned income (up to $5,400) plus $300.