Why are taxes so important?

Answer Every April 15th, tens of millions of Americans groan in grief as they hurriedly get their income tax forms to the mailbox. Taxes account for more than a trillion dollars a year in government money... Read More »

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Why Are Taxes Important?

The collection of taxes provides funding to support the infrastructure of government, which allows for the delivery of public services to individual states and the nation as a whole.

Why are property taxes important for local communities?

The history of property taxes goes back to ancient Egypt and Persia. The modern property tax system is a remnant of the Middle Ages in England. In the United States, property taxes provide valuable... Read More »

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 »

Is your state planning on imposing new taxes or raising taxes?

Much to my disappointment North Carolina just elected a liberal democrat for governor ; so I guess it is just a matter of time until she gets her marching orders from the messiah to "Spread The Wea... Read More »