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What to Expect for Refunds in 2014

Wondering where your tax refund is? Like last year, most tax refunds will be processed by the IRS in 21 days or less if you e-filed and chose direct deposit. You can check the status of your federal tax refund within 24 hours after your return has been received by using the IRS2GO Mobile app […]

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Posted on February 6, 2014 by

IRS E-file is Now Open!

Great News! The IRS has opened its e-file doors. This means that you can now submit your federal and state tax returns online. Submitting your tax return electronically to the IRS with e-file is safer, more convenient and much faster than filing by mail. Not only that, but using e-file and direct deposit is the […]

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Posted on January 30, 2014 by

Three Steps to a Bigger Tax Refund

Hate owing taxes at the end of the year? Prefer to have peace of mind? Want a bigger refund? As a general guide, the best tax return is a return where you actually owe a little money. Sure, we love to see refunds. The reality is a refund generally means you loaned some money to […]

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Posted on September 5, 2013 by

IRS Seeks to Return Undelivered Refund Checks to Taxpayers

If you requested your tax refund mailed to you but haven’t received it yet, it may have been returned to the IRS due to an incorrect mailing address. The IRS seeks to return undelivered refund checks to taxpayers. There’s an easy way to find out. Simply go to the “Where’s My Refund?” tool on […]

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Posted on December 5, 2012 by

Does the IRS Have Money Waiting For You?

If you earned income in the last few years but you didn’t file a tax return because your wages were below the filing requirement, the Internal Revenue Service may have some money for you. The IRS also has millions of dollars in checks that are returned each year as undeliverable. Two types of “missing money” […]

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Posted on October 9, 2012 by

Taxbrain Plays Instrumental Role Helping Taxpayers Get Their Refund

If you were among the many Americans who filed in February for a refund, your refund check was probably delayed. A new electronic filing system put in place by the IRS (named Modernized E-Filing, or MeF for short) contained processes that were broken resulting in delayed refunds. Instead of getting a refund in about a […]

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Posted on February 24, 2012 by

Missing Your Tax Refund?

The IRS Seeks to Return $153 Million in Undelivered Checks to Taxpayers; Recommends e-file, Direct Deposit to Avoid Future Delivery Problems The IRS has shared some news about undelivered tax refunds due to taxpayers who file by mail and have problems with their mailing address. We thought this article would be helpful in understanding the […]

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Posted on November 30, 2011 by
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