Tax changes of 2011 to note!

Tax season is nearly over for the 2011 tax year: just about 10 days remain until Tax Day (remember that you have until April 17, 2012, to file your 2011 individual federal income tax return). If you haven’t yet filed, here’s your chance to get caught up on what was new for the 2011 tax […]

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When should you file for Social Security?

Although Social Security has been around for more than seven decades, most Americans admit they really don’t have a basic understanding about the rules that affect the size of their retirement benefit. Social Security is pretty straightforward provided you’ve never been married and accumulate at least 40 quarters working in jobs where federal employment tax […]

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