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Tax season is the absolute worst

The 2018 tax filing season is upon us. With all of the changes affecting taxpayers under the new tax law, you are encouraged to seek self-help resources and/or professional assistance with understanding and filing your taxes this year. (U.S. Army photo illustration by Thomas Hamilton III)

Josie Jeffries, Staff Writer

February 18, 2020

Yes, it’s that time of year again. We know it, we hate it and it’s the worst thing the government makes us do.  Taxes are a bill the government charges you, to put it lightly. So why do you have to do all the math? If you did that with any other bill, you would be going to jail for not payin...

USI students offer free income tax preparations

USI students offer free income tax preparations

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

USI students in the Romain College of Business will provide free federal and state income tax preparations through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistant Program (VITA). In VITA programs, the International Revenue Service partners with local and national organizations to provide tax services to people with low...

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