Income Taxes


Tips On How To Pay Less Taxes

  Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I read a really great quote yesterday: Taxes are revenue neutral. The taxman takes and the taxman gives. Do what the government wants done and you get tax breaks. ~Robert Kiyosaki I posted that on my Facebook page which led a comment asking for me to elaborate […]


File Your Taxes For Free

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Did you know that you can file your taxes for free! The Free File program provides all taxpayers with adjusted gross income of $58,000 or less with user-friendly tax-prep software. I used to take full advantage of this program. Unfortunately this does not apply for all of […]


Score a Big Tax Refund-Reduce Your AGI

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Check out my post from 2011! Some of these deductions no longer apply to me but the info is still very relevant! Today I would like to share with you a few of the ways that I reduced my Adjusted Gross Income (AGI). First I reduced my […]


Income Tax Refund Scam

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Because I love my readers… Don’t fall for the latest scam. It’s tax season. The IRS is accepting tax returns and the most overused phrase of this season is: “Can I borrow some money, and I’ll pay you back when I get my refund?” Do NOT fall for this scam. […]