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Tax Deductions for Pilots

Tax Deductions for Pilots

As a professional pilot you may be able to deduct everything from dinner at the airport food court to dry-cleaning for your flight uniform. The IRS rule is that you can write off ...

Deadlines to Submit Tax Returns

Deadlines to Submit Tax Returns

Federal law requires filing an income tax return if your annual income exceeds a certain level depending mostly on filing status. For the 2012 tax year, single people have to file ...

What Is the Standard Deduction Per Child on Taxes?

What Is the Standard Deduction Per Child on Taxes?

The federal government taxes many forms of income, from wages and salaries to interest and gambling winnings, but it also lets you claim tax breaks that let you keep some of your ...

The Pros & Cons of a Credit Card Debt Settlement or Negotiation

The Pros & Cons of a Credit Card Debt Settlement or Negotiation

According to data from the Federal Reserve Bank, American households owed a total of $850.9 billion in credit card debt in January of 2013. Many households that make up this ...

How Does a Variable Annuity Work?

How Does a Variable Annuity Work?

A variable annuity is an insurance product that pays out an annuity and a death benefit. Your contract with the insurance provider specifies the face amount of the insurance, the ...