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2014 Tax Tips (archive) on: Who Should File, Tax Help, E-file and more

TAX TIP #1:  Some of us gotta…and some of us wanna.  The reasons why you have to – or should – be filing a tax return.

TAX TIP #2:  Tax Filing Season can be a bit mysterious to many.  It can raise a lot of questions…but you have to solve one first.

Listen: Some of the reasons you might be able to use the 1040 EZ, 1040-A or full 1040 tax form.

TAX TIP #3: Some people dread tax time – finding receipts, collecting forms, THE MATH!  How about if we told you how to find a Tax Angel?

Listen: How you might find free tax help in your ocmmunity throught VITA or TCE programs.

TAX TIP #4: When you think about Uncle Sam – you know the Government – you don’t think, “High Tech”.  We might just change your mind on a techie approach to your taxes.

Listen: Online, YouTube and Podcast help with your taxes. I.R.S. going high tech.

TAX TIP #5: If you can get into the E-lectronic age for your income taxes.  You might just be E-lated by the results.

Listen: The benefits and details about E-File, electronic filing for your income tax return.

Chris Bolt, Ed.D. has proudly been covering the Central New York community and mentoring students for more than 30 years. His career in public media started as a student volunteer, then as a reporter/producer. He has been the news director for WAER since 1995. Dedicated to keeping local news coverage alive, Chris also has a passion for education, having trained, mentored and provided a platform for growth to more than a thousand students. Career highlights include having work appear on NPR, CBS, ABC and other news networks, winning numerous local and state journalism awards.