tax preparation http://nhpr.org en Volunteering: Tax Preparation http://nhpr.org/post/volunteering-tax-preparation <p>It’s the season for giving back and there are plenty of opportunities to volunteer at soup kitchens, at clinics and hospitals, or swinging a Christmas bell for the Salvation Army … but what about those volunteer opportunities that fly under the radar?&nbsp; In New Hampshire, a number of brave and selfless volunteers tackle a task most people dread…filing taxes.</p><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 18:50:00 +0000 Taylor Quimby 40305 at http://nhpr.org Volunteering: Tax Preparation What Do You Owe In Taxes? Depends Who's Counting http://nhpr.org/post/what-do-you-owe-taxes-depends-whos-counting In 2012, the federal tax return deadline is Tuesday, April 17 — so if you haven't already filed your income tax return, you have about one week left to shop around for different options to finish your taxes, or request an extension.<p>If you're wondering if you're better off filing your federal and state income tax returns through an online tax preparation service, a standard CPA (certified public accountant), or a more elaborate tax specialty firm, you may want to read an article over at Bloomberg Businessweek called "<a href="http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-04-05/adventures-in-tax- Mon, 09 Apr 2012 07:36:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 3000 at http://nhpr.org What Do You Owe In Taxes? Depends Who's Counting Free Tax Help Meant Millions In Refunds To North Country Residents http://nhpr.org/post/free-tax-help-meant-millions-refunds-north-country-residents <p>In six years a North Country group has helped low and moderate income families get more&nbsp;than two million dollars&nbsp;in tax refunds. Now the free service is underway again. NHPR&rsquo;s Chris Jensen reports.</p><p>Once again the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.family-resource-center.org/ ">Family Resource Center </a>of Gorham is offering free tax preparation for families and individuals earning no more than $58,000.</p><p>Last year a record 422 returns were prepared by trained volunteers.</p><p>That gave some for North Country residents a fiscal boost.</p> Thu, 26 Jan 2012 16:45:13 +0000 Chris Jensen 1571 at http://nhpr.org Free Tax Help Meant Millions In Refunds To North Country Residents