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Accepted means your return was received and the basics (such as the correct social security number) seem to be in order. Once the IRS takes a deeper look, they will (hopefully) quickly approve your refund. For more details on their process, see: Does... read more
Schedule K-1s are issued by pass-through entities (partnerships, S corporations, estates, trusts, and LLCs). These entities don't pay income tax on the profits and losses that are "passed through" to their partners, owners, shareholders, or beneficia... read more
Your employer will send you Form 3922, Transfer of Stock Acquired Through an Employee Stock Purchase Plan Under Section 423(c), if you purchased ESPP stock during the tax year. If you didn't sell any ESPP stock, don't enter anything from your 3922. S... read more
The key to determining if you’re self-employed is to assess whether you are in business for yourself or are the owner of your own business. This includes any part-time businesses or private “side jobs” where you’re performing services in addition to ... read more
We've also got info on the similar Credit for Other Dependents. If you have kids, you might qualify for the Child Tax Credit, which can reduce your tax bill by up to $2,000 per qualifying child. The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (aka "tax reform") doubl... read more
Self-employment tax (SE tax) is the Social Security and Medicare tax paid by self-employed individuals. It is similar to FICA which is the Social Security and Medicare taxes withheld from an employee’s paycheck. When you’re self-employed, you are pai... read more
Your 1098 (Mortgage Interest Statement) shows how much mortgage interest, points, and (oftentimes) real estate/property tax you paid in the previous year. If you didn't get your 1098 from your mortgage company by early February, you might be able to ... read more
There are some major differences between them. Self-employment income Money you earn as a contractor, consultant, freelancer, or other independent worker. It's reported on 1099-MISC (Box 7), 1099-K (Box 1a), or as cash, check or credit card sales tra... read more
The fastest way to get your refund is to e-file your return instead of paper-filing it and choose to have your refund direct deposited in lieu of a check. Whichever filing method or refund method you choose, you can track your 2019 federal refund at ... read more
Here's how to enter your student loan interest. Follow these instructions whether or not you received a 1098-E from your lender: Open (continue) your return in TurboTax if you don't already have it open. Search for 1098-E (upper- or lower-case, with ... read more
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