Residents can begin scheduling appointments on Tuesday to get their taxes done through the AARP Tax-Aide program. Harford County Tax-Aide will also be hosting the 12th annual Maryland Tax Day on Feb. 23 at Mountain Christian Church in Joppa.
Not to be redundant with what was published in Monday’s Nonprofit View, where various Carroll County charitable organizations thanks the community for its generosity, but the Times would also like to thank the community for its willingness to give to help others.
George Warren Justice Jr., who changed careers from a weather predictor to the Internal revenue Service, died of heart failure Nov. 10 at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. The Parkville resident was 91.
Carroll County commissioner candidate Christopher “Eric” Bouchat said he intends to file a request for a pardon from the governor on Monday for two criminal convictions, dating back more than 20 years.
By any reasonable metric the New York Times special investigation into the Trump family’s dynastic wealth accumulation is a “YUGE DEAL" — especially as a case study of how wealth is built in the United States and a reality check on the myth of the self-made individual.
A big point of contention in the Larry Hogan-Ben Jealous debate was whether the Republican governor has turned Maryland's economy around. A look at the numbers shows Jealous is basically right — the state is lagging behind.
Contributions are not deductible on your federal tax return. But earnings from a 529 plan do not count as income for federal tax purposes if they are used for qualified education expenses such as tuition fees and books.
The nonprofit will have trained volunteers from its Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, or VITA program available from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 14 at the North Carroll branch of the Carroll County Public Library, and the same hours on Monday, March 26 at the Taneytown branch.
The first thing to know this tax season is you cannot file unitl Jan. 29. The second thing to know tax season this year, is that for those making $54,000 or less, there are free tax preparation options that can save you money.
There are many worthwhile organizations, programs and activities in Harford County that rely solely on volunteer power to serve residents of our community, among them is Tax-Aide, the free tax service for seniors and disabled residents.
In the U.S., 6 billion hours will be spent between now and April 15 by citizens paying taxes. The average family spends roughly $260 each year for the privilege of filing a tax return. Yes, we spend money for the right to pay taxes to the government. It doesn’t have to be this way.
The AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program, offering free tax preparation for senior citizens and the disabled, will return to Harford County again next month. The program has been active in Harford for more than 25 years.
Following passage of a massive federal tax overhaul this week, local governments in Maryland have seen an increase in requests from residents who want to pay next year's property taxes now — while they can still deduct them on their tax returns.
As Republicans move forward with plan to eliminate the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate as part of their tax plan, the Internal Revenue Service is quietly cashing in another provision that requires certain businesses to provide health insurance.
Lawmakers were expected to give final approval Wednesday to a sweeping overhaul of the nation’s tax laws despite deep opposition from Democrats and a last-minute hiccup that forced Republican supporters to delay their celebration.
Congressional Republicans were on the verge of approving the first major overhaul of the nation’s tax laws in three decades as negotiators locked down the final version of the bill Friday and two key Senate holdouts announced they would support the measure.
Beyond the family feud over millions of dollars of cash the late John Paterakis allegedly left behind, the suit filed by his widow includes allegations of tax fraud that could attract the attention of state and federal authorities.
Some have lamented the fact that the Republican plans for tax reform seem to favor the rich over the everyman, with the biggest breaks going to the wealthiest people. But there is at least one change that should benefit the little guy if enacted by adding billions to Social Security and Medicare.
For volunteers who are injured or who injure others while working at the church, if the church meets the Internal Revenue Service definition of a charitable organization, the rules regarding charitable organizations apply.