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Where's My Refund? How to Track Your Tax Refund Status
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Where's My Refund? How to Track Your Tax Refund Status

The IRS has an online tool that lets you track the status of your tax refund.
May 25, 2022
7 Money-Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund
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7 Money-Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

Nearly 60% of taxpayers expect a refund this year, and many will receive a larger amount.
April 22, 2022
Claim Your 2018 Tax Refund Now – Or Lose It Forever
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Claim Your 2018 Tax Refund Now – Or Lose It Forever

There are about 1.5 million unclaimed 2018 tax refunds worth roughly $1.5 billion…but you need to act fast if any of that money is yours.
April 5, 2022
Why Your Tax Refund Could Be Bigger This Year
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Why Your Tax Refund Could Be Bigger This Year

Expanded credits and stimulus checks are boosting some tax refunds this year. But if you get a big refund, consider investing it.
April 4, 2022
11 Reasons to File a Tax Return Even If You Don't Have To
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11 Reasons to File a Tax Return Even If You Don't Have To

Although you might not be required to file a tax return, it might be wise to file one anyway. Here are a few reasons why.
March 29, 2022

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How to Get Your Tax Refund Faster
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How to Get Your Tax Refund Faster

The IRS already has a huge tax return backlog. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to speed up your tax refund.
March 23, 2022
Deposit Your Tax Refund Directly Into an IRA or Other Account – It's Easy!
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Deposit Your Tax Refund Directly Into an IRA or Other Account – It's Easy!

If you're getting a tax refund this year, don't feel like it all has to be deposited into an ordinary bank account.
March 4, 2022
When Can You File Your Taxes This Year?
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When Can You File Your Taxes This Year?

If you're an early bird when it comes to filing your tax return, you won't have to wait much longer before the IRS will accept your return.
January 10, 2022
Tax Refund Scam Targets College Students and Staff
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Tax Refund Scam Targets College Students and Staff

The IRS says there's a new phishing scam aimed at people with email addresses ending in ".edu."
March 30, 2021
Millions of Americans Will Receive a Tax Refund Interest Check from the IRS
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Millions of Americans Will Receive a Tax Refund Interest Check from the IRS

Payments will go to people who filed their tax return by July 15 and received a refund in the past three months or are still waiting for a refund.
August 18, 2020
Did You Get a Tax Refund? 5 Smart Ideas on What to Do with It
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Did You Get a Tax Refund? 5 Smart Ideas on What to Do with It

If you’re “average,” you might get close to $3,000 from Uncle Sam this tax season. Don’t let it burn a hole in your pocket.
August 5, 2020
Will the Government Shutdown Delay My Tax Refund?
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Will the Government Shutdown Delay My Tax Refund?

Despite the shutdown, the IRS says it will provide refunds to taxpayers without delay. We’re not so sure.
January 15, 2019
13 Smart Uses for Your Tax Refund
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13 Smart Uses for Your Tax Refund

If you have a refund check coming your way, consider using it to bolster your personal balance sheet.
April 17, 2018