Tax Basics

Dealing with federal, state, and municipal tax authorities doesn’t have to be stressful.

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How to Avoid a Tax Audit

While there's no foolproof way to avoid a tax audit, there are measures you can take to reduce your chances of showing up on the IRS radar.


How to File for a Tax Extension

An extension won’t get you out of paying your taxes by the regular deadline, but it will give you more time to make sure you're filing an effective return.