Preparing and filing your taxes can be stressful and intimidating. There are lots of different companies that can help you with the process.
H&R Block is one such tax company that provides you with all the tools and services necessary to help you file your taxes on your own.
But what about the cost of filing your taxes?
How Much Does H&R Block Cost?
Doing your taxes yourself will save you money in most instances.
For example, H&R Block allows its clients to complete their own taxes online and offers a 35% discount for doing so.… Read the rest
What are the 2021 Tax Refund Schedule Dates?
The IRS tax refund schedule dates according to the IRS are 21 days for e-filed tax returns and 6 to 8 weeks for paper returns.
So, in theory, if you e-file your tax return, on the starting day of January 27th, 2021, you should receive your tax refund by February 16th or a paper check between March 9th and March 23rd.
When Can You Expect to Receive Your Tax Refund?
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Can I Get a Home Equity Loan Tax Deduction?
The answer is you can still deduct home equity loan interest. But the rules have changed, and there are more limitations than ever before.
Interest on home equity loans has traditionally been fully tax-deductible. But with the tax reform brought on by President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), a lot of homeowners are struggling to work out whether they can still take a home equity loan tax deduction.
This is now the first year that the new rules will apply to their new taxes, despite the original act being passed in 2017.… Read the rest
Electric vehicle tax credits can be highly valuable, but there are a lot of confusing rules regarding how they work. This guide is going to show you what you need to know about tax credits on plug-in electric vehicles. It will also answer some of the most common questions people have.
How Much are Electric Vehicle Tax Credits?
The electric vehicle tax credit is worth up to $7,500. In other words, this only applies if your tax bill is worth $7,500 or more.… Read the rest
Taxpayers typically want to start on their taxes as early as possible. So, when will H&R Block 2020, 2021 become available?
This year H&R Block will release its latest version of online software on November 12th, 2020. The early season release also comes with a 35% discount.
Taxpayers using this software will be able to get started on their taxes months before and save money in the process.
When Will Online Filing Become Available?
H&R Block offers a range of ways for people to file their taxes.… Read the rest
As the year ends, many folks are starting to look at their taxes and assess how much money they might be getting back in their tax refund. H&R Block has a great tax calculator available online for free that we highly recommend.
Given that this tool comes in so handy, we wanted to breakdown the process behind the H&R Block Tax Calculator and to provide a little education on how the tax calculator/estimator works.
Why Use an Online Tax Calculator?
There are numerous “free tax calculators” that you can find online that will help in the process of estimating your tax situation.… Read the rest
See below how the H&R Block w2 form Early Access finder allows you to get your W-2 online.
What is the H&R Block W2 Finder?
H&R Block’s W-2 Finder s is one of the tools you can use to get your W2 form online and file your taxes fast. And that ultimately means receiving your refund faster as well.
You don’t need to wait for your W-2 to come by mail when using the H&R Block W-2 Finder. Once you pull your W-2 in electronically, it is safely stored and ready to start filing with H&R Block.… Read the rest
If you recently purchased or built a new home, you might be wondering what tax incentives are available and if there is a new homeowners tax credit.
While there is not a direct tax credit available for buying your home, there are tax advantages to homeownership.
This article will summarize some of these benefits as well as outline the tax changes from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2018 that will affect your filing as a new home buyer.
Is There a Tax Credit for First Time Home Buyers?
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