Yvette D. Best

Do you dread Tax Day every year, wishing you could hold on to more of your hard-earned cash instead of handing it over to the government? If so, Maximizing Your Tax Refund is for you! In clear, jargon-free language, this book reveals thirty-five proven strategies to help you keep more of your money. Understand tax credits and deductions and the rules of their use, then customize a strategy according to your needs and win the tax game.

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Whether you receive a big tax refund or pay less throughout the year, with the strategies in Maximizing Your Tax Refund, you will end up with more money in your pocket!

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Learn to master the ins and outs of personal credits and deductions revealed in Maximizing Your Tax Refund and find yourself with more money in your pocket when tax time comes around.

*Learn how recent tax law changes will affect your income tax filing.
*Learn strategies to maximize your tax refund and minimize taxes owed.
*Identify certain tax credits that apply to your specific situation.
*Identify your tax deductions and claim them correctly.
*Know the rules of thumb for record-keeping and learn how to stay organized.
*Learn how to properly claim your home for business.
*Identify the many business expenses that qualify as deductions.
*Strategies for utilizing deductions and credits for education.
*Stop making the costly mistakes that reduce your tax refund.
*Get the answers you need quickly, from a trusted source.

Ernst & Young LLP

This is the 2018 guide.

The EY Tax Guide 2018 offers professional guidance for DIY tax prep. As one of the nation′s most trusted resources for tax advice, this book can help you keep more of your money while filling completely, correctly, and on time. Fully updated to reflect the latest changes to the law, this new 2018 edition cuts through impenetrable tax codes and IRS rulings to give you the answers you need quickly and easily. Whether you′re a homeowner, self–employed entrepreneur, business executive, or senior citizen, you′ll discover the best tax strategy for your particular situation. At–a–Glance reference sheets give you quick answers to common questions regarding new laws, breaks and deductions, and how to avoid common errors.

No two tax years are alike. The laws change constantly, and even small changes can affect your return. This book cuts to the chase and tells you what′s new, what it means for you, and what you can do to keep more of your money.

  • Get up to date on changes to tax law, and how they affect you
  • Identify breaks and deductions that can reduce your tax burden
  • Zero in on the best tax strategy for your particular situation
  • Find answers at a glance from globally–respected tax advisors

Avoid the headaches that come with parsing IRS worksheets and documentation EY has already done it for you! The EY Tax Guide 2018 gives you the answers you need and clarity you crave, backed by globally–trusted expertise.

Wolters Kluwer Editorial

The Global Master Tax and Business Guide will provide tax and business information for 90 countries. There will be an executive summary for each country at the beginning of the book with quick key tax facts, mainly focusing on rate information (corporate tax rate, withholding rates, VAT rates, etc).

Allan Esler Smith

Whether it is a relaxing, action-packed or financially rewarding retirement you are looking for, this is the book for you. Revised and updated, The Good Retirement Guide 2018 is packed with hundreds of useful suggestions and insights into your retirement. In retirement, personal ambitions can be realized and new experiences enjoyed. Yet with so much to consider, people are often unsure how best to plan for their future and the scope for concern and confusion is even greater with changing retirement ages and pension rules. In retirement, many people can find themselves stuck between taking care of adult children and elderly parents, making it all the more important to obtain personal and financial fulfillment.

This is an indispensable book that you will refer to again and again. The Good Retirement Guide 2018offers clear and concise suggestions on a broad range of subject for UK retirees. The Guide includes information on Pensions/Tax/Investment/Starting Your Own Business/Leisure Activities/Paid Work/Voluntary Work/How to Avoid Being Scammed/Health/Holidays/Looking After Elderly Parents/Looking After Young Adult Children/Wills

Wolters Kluwer Editorial

This is for the 2018 copy.

The U.S. International Tax Compliance Guide provides concise answers focusing on how to comply with an ever-expanding set of complex tax rules and forms needed by practitioners for both inbound and outbound transactions. The Guide includes explanations, practice aids, and filled-in forms.

Marilyn A Wethekam

CCH's Guidebook to Illinois Taxes is the perfect resource for concise and reliable information for practitioners working with state taxation in Illinois. Designed as a quick reference work, the Guidebook presents succinct discussions of state and local taxes, describing the general provisions of the respective tax laws and regulations and highlighting significant cases and administrative rulings. This annual publication is useful to tax practitioners, in-state and multistate businesspersons, and those who are obligated to file Illinois returns or who are required to deal with Illinois taxes.

J.K. Lasser Institute

J.K. Lasser′s Your Income Tax 2018 is the nation′s most trusted tax guide, updated to help you prepare your 2017 return. Step–by–step expert guidance walks you through the forms, calculations, and deadlines to help you file your taxes without the headaches. New changes including tax laws, IRS rulings, court decisions, and more are explained in plain English, backed by examples of how they apply to individual taxpayers like yourself. Explore your options in terms of deductions, income shelters, and planning strategies to maximize your savings and keep more of your money without wading through volumes of the dense tax code. This comprehensive yet accessible guide is your handbook for making your tax filing for 2017 easier than you thought possible.

Tax time does not have to be a source of stress and anxiety. With the experts at J.K. Lasser by your side, you can file correctly and on time while paying less than you thought; this book shows you everything you need to know, and gives you the answers you need right at your fingertips.

  • Learn how the latest changes from the IRS affect your return
  • Get trusted advice for maximizing deductions and sheltering income
  • Navigate the many IRS forms with step–by–step guidance
  • Start planning now to streamline next year′s filing

Keeping up with ever–changing tax laws is a full–time job, decoding incomprehensible IRS forms can be an exercise in frustration, and searching for the answers you need can often leave you with more questions. Americans have been turning to J.K. Lasser for over 75 years to find trusted guidance on critical tax issues. J.K. Lasser′s Your Income Tax 2018 is this year′s essential guide to taking the stress out of tax time.

Kalman A. Chany

Featured in USA Today, the WSJ, Money, the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, and dozens more, Paying for College Without Going Broke helps students and their families maximize financial aid eligibility, follow line-by-line strategies on forms, and understand long- and short-term saving tactics.

by Cch

Federal Tax Practitioner's Guide (formerly Federal Tax Course: A Guide for the Tax Practitioner) offers the knowledge and know-how needed to deal effectively with all current developments in federal tax. This easy-to-use guide is written by Susan Flax Posner, one of the today's most effective communicators on the tax law. The Guide presents a complete picture of the federal tax law for today's busy practitioners with clear and easy-to-understand explanations fully supported by the most recent primary source citations including IRS rulings and guidance. It discusses hundreds of tax strategies and uses authentic examples to illustrate the application of tax principles.

Barbara Weltman 

J.K. Lasser′s Small Business Taxes 2018 is the small business owner′s ultimate guide to a money–saving, stress–free tax season. Providing straightforward advice from the nation′s most trusted tax expert on small business taxes, this book gives you the answers you need quickly, with clear, concise guidance. Updated and expanded to cover new and changing tax law, this edition also includes an e–supplement covering the latest developments from Congress and the IRS to keep you fully up–to–date.

A complete listing of all available business deductions and credits helps you identify those you qualify for, and includes critical information on dollar limits, recordkeeping requirements, and how to actually take the write–off all the way down to which line on which form. Organizational and planning strategies help you get through the process quickly and with fewer headaches, and this year′s changes to the tax laws are explained in terms of how they affect your filing.

Keeping up with the intricacies of tax law and filing is a full–time job but it′s not your full–time job. You have a business to run. This book gives you the guidance you need in the time that you have so you can get taxes out of the way and get back to work.

  • Learn which expenses qualify for deductions and which ones don′t
  • Adopt a more organized recordkeeping system to streamline the filing process
  • Explore small–business–specific strategies for starting or closing a business, running a sideline business, and operating in multiple businesses
  • Decode the various forms and worksheets correctly with step–by–step guidance
  • Review obligations for the ′other taxes,′ including payroll and excise taxes

Every year, millions of small business owners overpay their taxes because they lack the time and expertise to make tax–sensitive business decisions throughout the year only to learn that it′s too late to act when it comes to tax time. Now you can put your money back where it belongs in your business. J.K. Lasser′s Small Business Taxes 2018 helps you take wise actions during the year and tells you how to file completely and accurately while maximizing your bottom line.

Barbara Weltman

J.K. Lasser′s 1001 Deductions and Tax Breaks 2018 is the complete and thorough guide to reducing your tax burden. By listing every possible deduction and credit available to individual taxpayers, this book can help you achieve substantial savings on your 2017 tax return. Updated and expanded to cover new and changing tax law, this edition also includes an e–supplement covering the latest developments from Congress and the IRS to keep you fully up–to–date. Stop overpaying and gain peace of mind as you find the answers you need for your specific tax situation. Mine your paperwork for write–off opportunities, and claim your tax breaks correctly; easy–to–follow instructions give you clear guidance through the maze of worksheets to help you reclaim what is legally yours.

Echoing cries of "Can I claim...?", "How do I deduct...?", "Where do I find...?" mean it′s tax season again, and America′s most trusted tax advisor is here to take away the stress. Find answers, save money, and streamline the filing process.

  • Examine your records for deduction opportunities
  • Identify each and every deduction for which you qualify
  • Learn about new or updated deductions for your 2017 return
  • See what types of income are tax-free
  • Claim correctly, with the appropriate forms and evidence

Deductions and credits were put in place precisely to help everyday people like yourself keep more of their hard–earned money but only if you claim them. Instead of mounting an expedition into the impenetrable tax code, let an expert do the legwork for you: J.K. Lasser′s 1001 Deductions and Tax Breaks 2018 gives you the straightforward, no–nonsense information you need to stop overpaying and keep more of what′s yours.

CCH State Tax Law 

CCH's 2018 U.S. Master Multistate Corporate Tax Guide is an indispensable resource for professionals who work with multiple state tax jurisdictions. This CCH "Master Guide" serves as a handy desktop reference containing concise explanations on major corporate tax issues that are readily accessible and easy to understand. It's an excellent resource for quick answers to the most-asked questions and at-a-glance state-to-state comparisons

 CCH Tax Law

The U.S. Master Tax Guide provides helpful and practical guidance on today's federal tax law. This 101st Edition reflects all pertinent federal taxation changes that affect 2017 returns and provides fast and reliable answers to tax questions affecting individuals and business income tax. The U.S. Master Tax Guide contains timely and precise explanations of federal income taxes for individuals, partnerships, corporations, estates, and trusts, as well as new rules established by key court decisions and the IRS. The Master Tax Guide's explanations are meticulously researched and footnoted to provide tax practitioners with the most accurate and legally sound guidance to help them understand, apply and comply with today's complex federal tax laws. For added value, the U.S. Master Tax Guide is also annotated to CCH's Federal Standard Tax Reporter, Tax Research Consultant and Practical Tax Explanations for more advanced, detailed, historical and in-depth research resources.

CCH Tax Law

CCH's Guidebook to Florida Taxes is the perfect resource for practitioners working with state taxation in Florida. The Guidebook is designed as a quick reference work, presenting succinct discussions of state and local taxes, giving a general picture of the state tax laws and regulations and highlighting the significant cases and administrative rulings. This annual publication is useful to tax practitioners, in-state and multistate businesspersons, and those who are obligated to file Florida returns or who are required to deal with Florida taxes.

Sam Lister & Martin Ward 

This volume covers the rules across the UK for help with personal housing costs available through the new universal credit, council tax rebates in Great Britain and new rate rebate scheme in Northern Ireland. This guide is designed to run side by side with volume 2 which covers housing benefit. Together they provide a comprehensive guide covering all the main schemes for help with housing costs in the UK. Written in a plain English style it is designed for easy use by tenants, homeowners, local councils, social landlords, welfare rights advisers, tribunal members and housing professionals.

Jeff A Schnepper 

Save time and money on your taxes! How to Pay Zero Taxes shows you what you need to know to pay less to the IRS. Tax expert Jeff guides zeroes in on what matters most: tax saving, not tax preparation. He shares valuable advice on everything from converting personal expenses into business deductions to avoiding an audit.
Fully updated for 2018, this unique book covers all the latest tax changes. You'll learn how to take advantage of IRS-sanctioned deductions, shelters, credits, exemptions, and more. In addition to legal deductions and credits, you'll find hundreds of insider tips designed to lower your tax bill. Whether you're a tax professional or a home filer, this book will help you pay less to the IRS this year--and every year.

Adrian Raftery

This invaluable guide goes beyond tax prep to help you position yourself for an even better return next year! Learn where and how to invest, the traps you should avoid and how you can start planning now so you can owe less the next time around. It′s not about "cheating the system" by clarifying obscure language and complicated rules, this book simply helps you reclaim the money that belongs to you.

Understand how changes to the tax laws affect you for 2017–2018
Maximize your deductions and avoid overpayment
Get organized with tips and advice for your specific situation
Avoid tax traps, correct errors and get the return you deserve
Taxes are important for a functional society, but the government is only entitled to so much of your money. So many Australians overpay their tax every year it′s time to separate yourself from the crowd. Pay what you owe, but not a cent more, with the clear, expert guidance in 101 Ways to Save Money on Your Tax Legally!

By Claire Hayes

Officially the 'Nation's Favourite Tax Book' according to AccountingWeb. This one-stop reference work is written by experts in clear, concise English. Its logical structure and comprehensive analysis of the latest legislation makes it the premier choice for the successful tax practitioner. Released in one convenient volume, it includes helpful worked examples, tax points and clear tables. The book's 45 chapters are divided into clear sections, including employment, pensions, trading, family, trusts, estates and more.

By David Genders

The Daily Telegraph Tax Guide contains everything you need to know about completing a Self-Assessment tax return for 2016/17.

For any taxpayer, whether self-employed, part-time, retired or unemployed, the book is an invaluable resource that can help ensure that you are as tax efficient as possible, offering practical advice, timetables and examples that aim to simplify what many people view as a complex and challenging procedure.

With a whole range of top tips for saving on all types of tax, The Daily Telegraph Tax Guide is the essential guide to completing your 2016/2017 tax return.

By Ernst & Young LLP

Authoritative, user–friendly tax help from a global leader in tax services

The EY Tax Guide 2017 is the American taxpayer′s essential companion, providing the answers you need alongside trusted advice from EY professionals and turning filing your taxes into a simple process. This book brings clarity and ease to an otherwise complex process, helping you see past impenetrable regulations to maximize your return. Covering issues that the normal taxpayer encounters year–in and year–out, this world–class guidebook has been updated to align with the most recent tax law changes that are often misunderstood and typically overlooked in other guides, including a new chapter with insights on the 3.8% levy on certain investment income known as the Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT). This year′s guide also includes additional insight on simplified procedures for tangible property regulations and how they affect both individuals and businesses.


Teachers tax service.

There are no more days left! It's April 15th!! We can help you get ready. Teachers Tax Service has been serving educators and healthcare professionals for 42 years, and our latest publications are filled with valuable information that you will truly benefit from! You may take EVERY deduction that you are legally entitled to in the Internal Revenue Code. Teachers Tax Service serves educators by searching out all of the tax advantages available and putting them into one convenient and easy-to-follow book, The Educator’s Income Tax Guide. In the Tax Guide you will find detailed explanations of how the various provisions and interpretations of the tax code directly relate to educators. In addition to current income tax information, you will find

This handy resource will be invaluable whether you prepare your own return or utilize the services of a paid tax professional. Many accountants across the country purchase the Tax Guide annually. Get yours today!


The importance of investing for your retirement with pre-tax dollars;

The advantages of investing in a Roth IRA with after-tax dollars;

The new tax-advantaged laws for saving for your children's education through Education IRA and Section 529 plans; and,

The many sources of tax-free income, all in one handy volume!

This handy resource will be invaluable whether you prepare your own return or utilize the services of a paid tax professional. Many accountants across the country purchase the Tax Guide annually.