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6 Tips for Tax Season

Did you know that the IRS said it sent out over two million notices for math errors alone, so before you file you might want to take a few minutes to make sure your information is correct and ready to be filed?

Here are 6 tips to make sure your taxes are correct and on time to get your refund even faster.

1. Stay organized to avoid mistakes

2. Double check your paychecks

3. Be prepared for W-2’s and 1099s

4. Decide who will prepare and file your taxes

5. Research alternative solutions to hiring a tax professional

6. Consider “bunching” deductions

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