Barry Lisak

Last-minute tips for filing your tax returns
News Barry Lisak 3/31/2013 at 10:34AM

The tax filing season is just around the corner. The IRS offers tips for taxpayers still working on their returns. File electronically. IRS e-file is safe, easy and the most common way to file. E-file is now the norm; not the exception. In 2011, nearly 110 million people used e-file to transmit their returns. If [...]

Your Income Tax Filing Status
Your Income Tax Filing Status
Business Queens Courier Staff 1/19/2012 at 4:56PM

BY BARRY LISAK The first step to filing your federal income tax return is to determine which filing status to use. In other words, two people making exactly the same amount of income could have different tax calculations due solely to a difference in their filing status. Your filing status is used to determine your [...]