How do I file my Unemployment Insurance Tax?

Answer: If you received Unemployment Insurance, also called UI or Unemployment Benefits, the issuing state will issue your a tax form call 1099-G. On the 1099-G form, you will see your total state unemployment insurance benefit for the entire year, plus federal and state tax withholding, if any. The total […]

Do I Have to Pay Tax on Stimulus Check?

Answer: No, you do not have to pay any taxes on any stimulus check you received in 2020. The stimulus checks, officially is called the economic impact payments, were a tax credit for your 2020 taxes. The stimulus check will not increase your income nor your taxes. The first round […]

When Can I file my taxes for 2013?

Question: When Can I file my 2013 Taxes? Answer: You can start filing your Income Tax (1040) anything after January 1, 2014.  You need to gather all the income statements (W-2 form for each employment) bank interest statements mortgage interest / student interest statements / 1099-MISC [Not applicable to all] […]

New York Where’s My Refund

Generally, New York State tax refund is issued about 3 to 4 weeks after you have e-filed your tax refund.  If you have paper filed your tax refund, add an additional 3 to 4 weeks to the wait time. There are 2 ways to check your New York State Tax […]

How to get IRS Tax Transcripts?

Question: How to get IRS Tax Transcripts? Answer:  There are two different ways to get an IRS tax transcript.  You can call the IRS at 1-800-829-1040 and get the transcript mailed or faxed to you. Alternatively, you can request an IRS tax transcript at the IRS website.   You will […]

How to check the status of IRS Amended Return?

Question: How to check the status of IRS amended return? Answer:   Generally it takes about IRS up to 12 weeks to process an amended return (Form 1040-X).  It is frustrating not knowing whether the IRS has finished processing the amended tax return or not.  With the new IRS tax […]

Where is my tax refund?

Question: Where is my tax refund? Answer: You can the IRS Tax Refund status and State Tax Refund status online or by calling the IRS or State tax agencies. To check IRS Tax Refund status, go to IRS Where’s My Refund and enter your Social Security Number, Filing Status and your […]