Taxes

Everything to know about filing your taxes, tax season, deadlines, and answers to commonly asked questions.

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June 7, 2017

Trump plan would hike taxes by billions in his hometown, New York's top financial watchdog says

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer forecasts a median $2,200 jump in tax costs per household.

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June 6, 2017

Eric Trump's charity for cancer kids funneled over $1 million to for-profit Trump Org

Donald Trump told employees, "I don't care if it's my son or not — everybody gets billed," according to 'Forbes.'
May 14, 2017

House Republicans plan to follow up Obamacare repeal with $400 billion in safety net cuts

Paul Ryan's budget agenda is slashing programs like food stamps and housing assistance for the poor, according to 'Politico.'
April 25, 2017

Donald Trump proposes cutting corporate tax rate by nearly 60%

Steve Mnuchin, Trump's treasury secretary, says the huge tax cut would "pay for itself."
April 21, 2017

Anthony Bourdain was once in deep debt. Here's his advice for struggling millennials.

Anthony Bourdain shares key wisdom on how to pursue your dreams — even if you're bad with money.
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April 18, 2017

When's the latest I can file my taxes? To avoid penalties, here's when you need to file.

Some helpful advice for filing your taxes at the last minute.

April 15, 2017

Thousands protest outside Trump Tower for NYC's Tax Day March

"It's about what's going on with the guy who's profiting from his role as president," one protester told Mic.
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April 15, 2017

Here's the obvious reason your taxes are not due on April 15 this year

Don't worry, procrastinators — you still have a few days left to file your taxes.
April 5, 2017

Save big on your taxes with crucial tips from a CPA

In the latest episode of the Payoff podcast, we solve a big tax mystery for host Antonia Cereijido.
March 29, 2017

Here's why your Amazon bill is about to go up

Amazon Prime and regular Amazon customers will soon need to start paying sales tax in four new states.
March 25, 2017

3 biggest takeaways from Republicans pulling their health care bill

And what it means for the future of his agenda.

March 23, 2017

Which tax bracket are you?

Need a tax calculator? Here are the tax brackets for the 2017 filing year so you can figure out how much money you owe.
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March 15, 2017

Trump says "nobody ever heard" of David Cay Johnston. Johnston says Trump called his home.

"He’s had my home number for years," Johnston said.
March 14, 2017

Richard Spencer's white supremacist group just lost its tax-exempt status

Spencer defended himself by saying he doesn't "understand this stuff," the stuff being mandatory IRS filings.
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March 13, 2017

Is Trump in favor of tax credits or tax deductions? Here's what he's said so far

Trump doesn't pay his taxes, and he doesn't want you to do it either.
March 7, 2017

The GOP's new health care bill would be devastating for poor people — and great for the rich

But don't worry: the rich actually get more money.

March 7, 2017

House Republicans introduce their plan to repeal, recycle and reuse Obamacare

But with less coverage for poor people.
Jan. 31, 2017

Just married? Here are 9 key tax changes to know about

Now that you said 'I do,' it's time to walk down the aisle of tax preparation.
Jan. 31, 2017

Here is a breakdown of the finances needed for Trump's wall

This is how the infamous plan could be financed.
Jan. 30, 2017

The lazy millennial's guide to getting richer this tax season

Use these tips to help maximize your tax refund in 2017.
Jan. 4, 2017

Ford says it would create 700 US jobs even if Donald Trump hadn't been elected president

The Ford announcement is not like the Carrier deal.

Dec. 5, 2016

Why Donald Trump's call with Taiwan, tax tweetstorm and HUD secretary pick matter

This is Mic's guide to Donald Trump's America — and how it affects you. Trump's weekend, Taiwan, Dakota Access Pipeline and more.
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Dec. 4, 2016

Donald Trump promises to punish companies that offshore with 35% tax

The move appears intended to paint Trump, a wealthy real estate mogul, as a champion for workers.
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Nov. 23, 2016

5 things to expect from Trump's first 100 days in office from his new video

Trump has plans for U.S. trade, immigration, energy and more.
Nov. 17, 2016

Ethical questions abound as President-elect Donald Trump sues DC over hotel taxes

Something seems very off in the business dealings surrounding the Trump International Hotel.
Nov. 14, 2016

What laws can Donald Trump change? Here's what's at stake under President Trump.

President-elect Donald Trump has a lot of campaign promises to keep.

Oct. 21, 2016

Silicon Valley is the new Wall Street — and not in a good way

Which industry spends the most on lobbying? Financial companies haven't got anything on tech.
Oct. 19, 2016

What is GDP? Here's what you need to know.

It helps us know how healthy our economy is.
Oct. 5, 2016

Here are 5 smart money moves for millennials who want to grow real wealth

Financial planning is not just for rich people.
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Oct. 4, 2016

Donald Trump is doubling down on "brilliantly" avoiding paying taxes

"I reached deep within myself," Trump told a crowd in Colorado. "... I did a great job."