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Credit Karma Tax is free to use. The author is not pictured.

I used Credit Karma to file my taxes for free last year and loved it. Here’s why I didn’t use it again, but who I think should.

Credit Karma, a well known service that helps users monitor their credit score, now offers Credit Karma Tax to help users file their taxes for free.
Americans love tax refunds.

Here’s how big tax refunds could be this year for people earning between $21,000 and $266,000

Business Insider estimated federal tax refund amounts for different jobs based on a single person with no dependents who claims zero allowances.
Filing taxes doesn't have to be tedious.

We compared H&R Block and TurboTax for filing your taxes — here’s the verdict

H&R Block and TurboTax both make it relatively simple for people to file their taxes for free online, but one stood out to us as the easier option.
Worst case scenario, it's possible that you could go to jail.

12 terrible things that could happen if you don’t do your taxes

You'll want to pay your taxes, if only to avoid these consequences.
The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act, which was passed in 2017, will impact homeowners filing this tax season.

Homeowners in expensive US cities should be some of the first to notice how Trump’s tax reform affects this year’s filing

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act resulted in changes to the mortgage-interest deduction and so-called SALT deductions, as some homeowners are finding out.
A tax extension doesn't mean you have more time to pay your tax bill.

You can get a 6-month extension on your tax return, but that doesn’t mean you’re off the hook on tax day

The IRS website explains exactly how to file a tax extension. But a six-month filing extension doesn't mean you're off the hook if you owe money.
What can you deduct on your tax bill? Quite a few things, actually.

7 ways to make next year’s taxes less painful than this year’s

You might ask yourself,"What can I deduct on my taxes?" You have a lot of options, and now is the time to lower your tax bill next year.
Nothing feels better than money in the bank.

Experts say small tax refunds are a good thing, but a look at how Americans spend the cash explains why they don’t feel the same

Americans rely heavily on tax refunds as a way to reset their finances and force savings, experts say.
The new tax law capped the SALT deduction at $10,000.

11 million Americans could be affected by a big change in Trump’s tax plan, and a CPA says he’s getting frantic calls about it

The new tax law capped the annual deduction for state and local taxes (SALT) at $10,000, which likely affects rich homeowners in blue states the most.
What deductions are you missing when filing your tax return?

10 things you probably didn’t know you could deduct on your taxes

What deductions are you missing when filing your tax return? Here are 10 that are often overlooked ahead of tax day 2019.