What's my tax rate? Although it often seems like Uncle Sam taxes every last dime you make, your IRS bill is actually figured only on your taxable income amount. And that income amount will fall into a particular tax bracket.
How to adjust your withholding Payroll withholding is something you want to get just right. Why? If you have too little taken out, you'll owe money when you file your return. If too much is withheld, you'll get a refund, and that's not good either. What's wrong with getting a refund? That means you've given Uncle Sam free use of your tax money, which you could have made better use of yourself throughout the year.
Getting the most from tax software If you decide this year to join the millions who do taxes on a computer instead of paper, here are some ways to make the process go more smoothly.
Tax valuation guide for donated goods Our list will give you an idea of what your donated clothing and household goods are worth. It indicates fair market value for some common items as suggested in the Salvation Army's valuation guide.