Can you file bankruptcy on past due taxes?

Answer Filing for bankruptcy protection may help a person either eliminate back taxes (called a discharge) or at least give the individual more time to pay them back. However, the particulars of the case ... Read More »

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Does H&R Block e-file past years'taxes?

H&R Block offers for sale versions of its software dating back to 1992 through the present tax year, allowing users to file the necessary past years' taxes. These tax reports can then be sent to th... Read More »

How do I file taxes after bankruptcy?

Filing income taxes after bankruptcy is not much different than filing before bankruptcy. However, many believe a couple of fallacies after they take this action. One is that tax debt will be forgi... Read More »

Should I file my taxes separately from my spouse if we filed jointly in the past?

If filing separately results in a lower tax bill than filing a joint return with your spouse, the IRS allows it, regardless of how you filed in the past. Figure your tax both ways (joint return and... Read More »

Do I Have to List Bankruptcy When I File Taxes?

Filing taxes with a bankruptcy can be difficult in the first few years after filing. The IRS does not require a taxpayer to list the bankruptcy on any tax return although the bankruptcy itself may ... Read More »