Education credit

More Than 600,000 Tax Returns Delayed Due to Filing Errors

The IRS said 10%, or more than 600,000, of the 6.6 million returns claiming education credits it has received so far this tax season were improperly filed by tax software providers. As a result, those refunds could be delayed for as long as six weeks.

Newlyweds, Don't Let the IRS Spoil Your Honeymoon

Getting married should be one of the happiest events of your life. But even if everything goes perfectly on your special day, the IRS may spoil the party. That's because getting hitched means big changes on your taxes. Here's a quick rundown of what you need to know.

Tax Tips From H&R Block

With January nearly over and 1099s and W-2s arriving in the mail, it's time to get serious about those tax returns. Before you fire up the software...

Common tax credits explained

Tax credits are popular ways to reduce your overall tax burden. Credits are dollar for dollar reductions in the amount of tax due, so it's a pretty...

Tax Tips: Education Credits

Education credits are available to those who are enrolled in post-secondary education leading to degrees. You can claim either the Hope Credit or the...

Tax Tips: What is a tax credit?

A tax credit is one of the most valuable pieces of the tax calculation that a taxpayer could have. After you calculate the amount of taxes you are...