Month: March 2012

Save on pet costs

Save on pet costs Studies have shown that over 60% of all families in the United States own a pet, and pets aren’t cheap. The cost of basic food, supplies, medical care, and training for a dog or cat often…

Foreclosure may require more tax forms

Foreclosure may require more tax forms If you went through a foreclosure or had home mortgage debt forgiven last year, you might have income to report on your federal tax return — and you might see forms that are new…

New law extends payroll tax cut

New law extends payroll tax cut The temporary reduction in the FICA tax rate that began in January 2011 as a replacement for the “Making Work Pay Credit” has been extended through December 2012. The 2% rate cut applies to…