So you’ve prepared your tax return and found that you owe. What should you do if you can’t pay?
Millions of people are getting a jump on filing their tax returns now that they have received their W-2s and 1099 forms. And for most, the incentive to get moving is to get that tax refund in their bank account as soon as possible.
Chris discusses the President’s declining popularity, emails sent to federal agencies instructing sequester cuts to be as harsh as possible and the struggles of the Flyers and Sixers. He talks to CBS 3′s Ben Simoneau about the couple who stole two police cars yesterday, Brett Mandel, who is running for City Controller, and Bob Huber, author of the article, Being White in Philadelphia.
If you’re preparing your own taxes you should definitely do what the professionals do: use tax preparation software.
The IRS expects 75 percent of all 2012 returns will get a refund, so if you haven’t started preparing your taxes yet, do it.
There are lots of websites and software available, but you may not have thought of smartphone apps for doing your taxes.
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Sixty-seven-year-old Charles Sherd has lived in his home on Cantrell Street in South Philadelphia for more than 35 years.
The new School Reform Commission policy means that vendors looking for school contracts have to have their use and occupancy taxes and other city taxes paid up.
If you’re missing some interest statements you can get the numbers by phone, but you will need the paper copies for your records, just in case you get audited.
As Philadelphia City Council hunkers down in coming months to set a new property tax rate, the six freshmen on council are pushing a related topic: how to better nab tax deadbeats.
“We’re not located in Philadelphia, and our wholesaler pays the business privilege tax down there, as do the retailers, the re-distributors and/or the barrooms,” Dick Yuengling said.
The City of Philadelphia says the company that makes Yuengling beer owes $6.6 million in back taxes.
The last of W-2 forms will soon be in the mail, so you can start tackling your returns. But as 3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan reports, free help for some is already available.
Chris reviews the battles over the past two weeks regarding the fiscal cliff, the Hurricane Sandy relief package, and the shakeup Corey Booker is causing in New Jersey. He talks to CSN Philly’s Ray Didinger on the Eagles search for their next head coach, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about the increase in the payroll tax and President Obama’s selection of Chuck Hagel’s selection as Secretary of Defense.