Here are survival tips and extensive coverage of what’s new for 2020.
By Jeff Sommer in the New York Times on Mar. 6, 2020
I dread filing taxes. At best, after preparing my return, I learn that I’ll get a modest refund, one that isn’t worth all the trouble. At worst, I get news like I did last year.
Perhaps your experience has been better. You may love tax preparation or even profit from it, in which case, congratulations. It’s your special time of year. For everyone else, though, we offer condolences, plus a little more: help.
We can’t prepare your return or pay your bills. But we do have plenty of tips, answers to frequently asked questions and coverage of some of the biggest tax issues this year.
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