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4 Tax Return Tips and Tricks

Tax Return Tips and Tricks

It’s no secret that filing your taxes can be super stressful. And no matter how hard we try, we’re often left feeling as though we didn’t do a good job. Like we could have gotten a better refund or are paying too much. If only there were some tax return tips and tricks we could use to know we’re ahead of the game!

Well, fortunately for you, there are.

Whether you own a business, are a freelancer, were laid off and got financial assistance, or some other category, there are easy tricks to make sure you’re doing your best with this yearly task. First up are some ways you can reduce the amount you have to pay to the government. In this video from Morning Blend on WTMJMilwaukee, Kim Steinbrenner from Steinbrenner Financial Group has some important advice as the deadline approaches. 

It’s not surprising, but Americans leave millions of dollars in deductions on the table. H&R Block’s Tax Institute has noted that common mistakes are easy to avoid, and that will save you money in the long run. Director Andy Phillips sat down with 41 Action News (Kansas City) to highlight mistakes you can avoid when you file your tax return.

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