If you’re into numbered forms, itemized deductions, and carrying figures over from line to line, the most wonderful time of the year – tax season, of course – is approaching fast.
And if you’re not quite so enamored with the process, well, it’s still coming. To make life a little easier, we sat down with a pair of tax experts and enlisted the help of our local Internal Revenue Service representative to get a handle on the key questions surrounding your soon-to-be-filed return.
No change is good
For many taxpayers, “the good news is not a lot changed from last year,” says Laura Kahn, a tax specialist with Taxman in Fargo. “A lot was supposed to change, but didn’t.”