The Tips & Tricks

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Opens Nationwide

by on February 6, 2023 0

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is providing free in-person and virtual tax assistance and preparation now through April 18. The nation’s largest free, volunteer-based tax assistance and preparation program helped secure more than $1 billion in refunds for more than 1.2 million taxpayers last year. Tax-Aide is offered in conjunction with the IRS, and AARP membership is not required....

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IRS Sets January 23 As Official Start To 2023 Tax Filing Season; Tips For Taxpayers This Year

by on January 13, 2023 0

The Internal Revenue Service today announced Monday, January 23, 2023, as the beginning of the nation’s 2023 tax season when the agency will begin accepting and processing 2022 tax year returns. More than 168 million individual tax returns are expected to be filed, with the vast majority of those coming before the April 18 tax...

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CPSC Warns Consumers to be Cautious When Using Space Heaters, Furnaces and Fireplaces This Winter

by on January 6, 2023 0

As winter weather grips much of the country, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is warning consumers about deadly hazards from home heating equipment, including space heaters, furnaces and fireplaces. Two hazards of special concern are fires and carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. CPSC urges consumers to take safety precautions while keeping their home warm...

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Keep Your Family Safe This Winter From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and Fires

by on November 30, 2022 0

Winter is upon us and it won’t be long before the season brings more widespread winter storms. As winter approaches, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is urging consumers to protect themselves against carbon monoxide poisoning, fires, and other storm hazards. Loss of Power—Using a Generator Safely Consumers need to be especially careful when...

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