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Here are the top ten articles for the Taxes Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. HGTV Dream House Tax Nightmare
Is it fact or fiction that if you win the HGTV Dream House that it becomes a tax nightmare? Perhaps itís all an issue of perception and if you want to actually keep it or not. What would you do if you were the 2008 winner?
2. Is my Investment Loss Deductible for my Taxes?
You canít turn on a TV, Radio or Computer these days without hearing about the economy and the plummeting values of investments. So you might find yourself wondering if your losses for the year in the value of your investments is deductible for tax purposes...
3. Requesting an Extension of Time To Pay Your Taxes
So you owe the IRS money on your current yearís tax return or you filed your return for last year without paying the balance due and now you received a balance due notice from the IRS. Not sure what to do? Read on for some possible options.
4. Will I Owe Taxes If I Sell My Personal Residence
In slumping real estate markets it may seem that there are no homes selling at gains but in reality some people are still making money on the sale of their personal residences. This prompts the question of whether that gain is taxable for income tax purposes. Letís take a look at that query...
5. Taxes, Socialism, Redistribution of Wealth
The Republicans have focused on the story of Joe the Plumber and spreading the wealth. They used this story to label Democrats as socialists. But it is a fact that one of our first tax credits for tax and wealth redistribution was created during the Republican Reagan presidential term (per CNN).
6. What is the Standard Deduction?
When you prepare your personal federal tax return, or have it prepared, you choose to reduce your gross income by the amount of your allowable standard deduction or allowable itemized deductions. You cannot do both. So how do you know which one is better or which one you qualify to take?
7. Tax Facts - Deductible Holiday Gifts For Clients And Employees
Tis the Season Ė itís time for being generous to your employees and clients and customers, to show your appreciation and to share in the spirit of the holiday season. Are those gifts deductible business expenses?
8. Depreciation of Assets - Employees Not Included
Depreciation of Assets - Employees Not Included - Depreciation is a tax concept that is often misunderstood by taxpayers. What is it?
9. Why We Pay Income Taxes
When was the first income tax levied and why? The telling of this tale of taxes is unfortunately not a child's storybook tale but there have been many big bad wolves around for years huffing and puffing and blowing hot disagreeable taxing air.
10. Is It Considered Taxable Income?
Many, many times throughout the year someone asks me if income that they received is considered taxable for federal income tax purposes. Here are a few of the items that are commonly mentioned followed by the question ďIs It Taxable?Ē
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