Tax Returns

Housekeeping, Maid

Social Security Primer: The Mary Poppins Tax

When you employ someone to work in your home such as a nanny or a housekeeper, you are required to pay Social Security and Medicare taxes on their wages.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/30/2012

Taxes, Tax Preparation, Tax Guide, Federal Income

T’is The Season: IRS Suggestions

The IRS has some suggestions for working on your taxes.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/20/2012

Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney takes part in a South Carolina Republican presidential debate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, January 16, 2012. South Carolina will hold its Republican primary on January 21, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney Admits His Tax Rate Is Lower Than Most Americans’

At a campaign event on Tuesday, Romney confirmed speculation that his tax rate is lower than that of most Americans.



Last Week Of The Year: Making Your Life Simple

Experts say we spend 40 hours a year looking for the important stuff we put away in safe places. We just can’t remember which safe place we put it in!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/27/2011


Year End Tax Planning: What’s On Your Tax Return?

The standard deduction for couples filing jointly is $11,600 and for singles it is one half that at $5,800 for this year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/01/2011


The Parent Report: Kids Help Low-Income Families File Taxes

Can kids help adults file their federal tax returns?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/18/2011

Federal Taxes Due April 18, Mass. Returns Due April 19

Procrastinating tax filers are getting an extra break this year.


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Curious About Possible Shutdown

A lot of you have sent us “curiosities” asking about the repercussions if the federal government shuts down. Our Jim Armstrong provides these answers.


US Rep. Tierney's wife faces felony charges

The wife of Massachusetts Congressman John Tierney has agreed to plead guilty to charges she helped her brother conceal what authorities say was an illegal offshore gambling business that generated millions of dollars.



‘Curious’ If Filing Taxes Online Cuts Back On Rush

The Fort Point Channel post office in Boston was taking last minute returns Wednesday night, and traffic was a mess. Police had to direct cars as…