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Taxes on gambling winnings? You bet!

May 10, 2017 Soundoff! 0

By Yosefi Seltzer Legal Assistance Attorney With the opening of the MGM Grand Casino in Prince George’s County, the state of Maryland now has six casinos that offer a variety of gambling opportunities. Like all […]

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Earned Income Credit reduces tax burden

February 22, 2017 Soundoff! 0

By Jane M. Winand, Legal Assistance Attorney The Earned Income Credit is a special tax benefit for taxpayers who earned a low or moderate income. It serves an important purpose because it reduces the tax […]

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Know IRS Taxpayer Bill of Rights

February 15, 2017 Soundoff! 0

By Jane M. Winand, Legal Assistance Attorney Taxpayers have certain rights and protections as defined by the Internal Revenue Service. The Taxpayer Bill of Rights contains the following 10 provisions: 1. The Right To Be […]

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Beware of income tax scams, fake websites

February 8, 2017 Soundoff! 0

By Jane M. Winand, Legal Assistance Attorney During tax-preparation time, tax scams and fake Internal Revenue Service communications are common. According to the IRS, thousands of people every year lose millions of dollars and their personal […]

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