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 When did income taxes begin in this country?

Answer The first personal income tax was collected in 1862, after at the start of the Civil War. The Revenue Act of 1861 set the tax at 3 percent on income higher than $800 a year. Previously, federal tax... Read More »
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When did income taxes begin?

The first personal income tax in the United States was collected in 1862, after the start of the Civil War. The Revenue Act of 1861 set the tax at 3 percent on income over $800 a year. Before that,... Read More »
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Is retirement income exempt from state income taxes?

Every state handles taxation of retirement income differently. Seven states do not tax personal income at all, two only tax income from interest and dividends, and 36 states offer some type of excl... Read More »
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What income bracket pays federal income taxes?

All income brackets have people who have federal tax obligations, however, the amount of people who owe any taxes drops precipitously as income levels falls. According to the Tax Policy Center, onl... Read More »
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Can You File State Income Taxes Before Federal Taxes?

Although you do not have to file your federal return first, many states' tax returns require information from your federal return. This means you will have to complete your federal return before yo... Read More »
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