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Is The Sale Of Stock Ordinary Income Or Capital Gain?
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capital gain. If held more than one year it is long-term. If held one year or less ,it is short-term. Capital losses offset capital gains first and then ordinary income up to $3,000. Any unused losses can be...   Read More
How Do I Request An Extension Of Time To File My Income Tax Return?
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file form 4868 by April 15. Can be filed electronically. This gives you an automatic six month extension and the IRS will charge interest on any amount due from April 15 to date filed. However, if NO tax is DUE,...   Read More
What Is Due Date For Receiving A Schedule K-1?
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Unless it's an "electing large partnership" the due date for delivery of a partnership's K1 is the due date of the partnership's tax return (September 15, if it has been extended))   Read More
Has There Been Any Legislation Presented To Change The Tax Code In Order To Eliminate The Marriage Penalty?
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The marriage penalty was eliminated by the EGTRRA tax law in 2001 but persists as a constant 'issue.' For most people it is a non-issue. If both you and your spouse are high earners and the total of your incomes...   Read More
I Do Surveys And Videos To Make Extra Cash In My Spare Time. How Much Can I Earn Before I Have To File Taxes?
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Any amount of income from the activity is subject to income tax, so if your total income exceeds the threshold for filing you must file a return. An additional factor is self-employment tax. If your net profit as...   Read More
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What Is The Latest Legislative Status On The Hill In Connection To The Research And Experimentation Tax Credit?
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On Wednesday, May 20th The House of Representatives passed H.R. 880 entitled the “American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2015” by a vote of 274-145 and H.R. 1806 entitled the “America Competes...   Read More
What Is The Maximum Amount A Grandparent Can Gift To The Grandchild's 529 College Saving Fund?
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Tax Professional Level: Tax Enthusiast

Line B. Qualified Tuition Programs (529 Plans or Programs) If in 2014, you contributed more than $14,000 to a Qualified Tuition Plan (QTP) on behalf of any one person, you may elect to treat up to $70,000 of...   Read More
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Taxpayer Received A 1099-B For The Merger Of Kinder Morgan This Year. Basis Adjustment Suggested By The Worksheet Makes A Negative Basis.
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When you say the K-1 shows positive capital, are you looking at Line J in Part 2 on the first page? It is possible that you could have a negative tax capital account, even though you have an overall positive tax...   Read More
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Should I Work More Than 6months In Us And Rest Months In Oversea?
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That depends on whether you are looking for tax breaks or if you are trying to keep connection with friends and family. In order to be eligible for Foreign Earned Income Exclusion, you must work out of the country...   Read More
Refund Of Wages From An IRS Wage Levy. The Revenue Officer Prepared The Taxpayers 433-A And Arrived At $5,000 Per Month Disposable Income.
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There is information missing in your observation such as what tax year(s) are they collecting for (a couple of statute of limitations may apply) and how long have they collected the levy from the wage as other...   Read More

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