Claiming tips on tax return.

When and How to Claim Tips on Your Tax Return

Do you know how to claim your cash tips on your tax return?

You may not know it, but all tips received are income and subject to federal income tax?

This includes tips:

  • Received directly
  • Charged tips paid by employer
  • Shared tips received under a tip splitting or tip pooling arrangement
  • The value of non-cash tips, such as tickets, passes, or other items

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How to claim a dependent on your taxes.

Can you claim a family member as a dependent? (Guide to Claiming Your Dependent Relative)

Are you stuck trying to figure out how to claim your dependent relative on your taxes?

Many people, like yourself, are curious as to who qualifies as a dependent on a tax return. I get questions like:

  • Can I claim my college students?
  • Is a spouse a dependent?
  • Can I claim my girlfriend on my taxes?

These are just a few of the must common questions asked. On today’s article I will explain who qualifies as a dependent on your taxes this year.

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when to file a tax return

At What Income Are You Required to File a Tax Return?

Do you need to file a tax return?

As the new tax season approaches, it is good to know what your filing status will be and if you even need to file taxes.

How do you determine if you need to file a tax return?

I’ll answer that question for your in today’s article. I’ll also breakdown moments when you’re not required to file a tax return.

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nurses tax deductions

Overlooked Tax Deductions for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals

It’s understandable that the last thing a nurse, physician, pharmacist, or any other healthcare professional wants to worry about are tax deductions.

This daunting thought can also be the reason why so many workers in the healthcare field file too quickly in an effort to complete this task.

Many of the medical professions can be grueling with lots of stress, little sleep, and long hours.

To add to your already long list, you will want to make sure all your documents are in line for taxes in order to stay ahead of the game.

In this article I will show you how to get the most deductions in order to lower your tax bill.

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