Tag Archives: Rebate

TaxMama s TaxQuips Health Care Mystery

Today TaxMama® hears from SwampWiz in the TaxQuips Forum, who is frustrated (can you blame him? Please read his detailed rant. Following is simply a summary.)  “I had read an official IRS notice that stated that if the individual’s income were to be “higher” than the one that had been proposed for the subsidy, the […]

Rebate Quandry

Today TaxMama hears from Sharon in Indiana who is perplexed. “A friend and his girlfriend have been living together since 2005. In 2006, they had a child. The mother claimed the child on her 2007 return and received a stimulus payment for $600. He filed as single and received a $300 stimulus payment. The mother […]

2001 Rebate

Today TaxMama hears from Cheryl in Pennsylvania, who wants to know “Is there gonna be another tax rebate check sent out in 2008, for the year 2001? Because I did not receive any in 2001. And I worked and filed my income tax return.”

Stimulus Rebate and Dependents

Today TaxMama hears from Trudy in New Jersey who wants to know, “In regards to the tax rebate. If you claim your parent as a dependent do you get a credit for them? My husband and I have 3 children and also claim my mother on our taxes as a dependent. She lives with us […]

MarketWatch’s Tax Resource

We’re about to get that Stimulus package – and Andrea Coombes is right on the ball with an excellent overview of what’s coming your way – and when. Jennifer Openshaw suggest five ways to spend your rebate so you have some permanent benefit from the money. Marshall Loeb reminds us that IRS is holding millions […]

MarketWatch’s Tax Resource

Those of you who were incensed and insulted with the wastefulness of the new rebates, you’re not alone. You’ll find Jennifer Waters’ article “Take your stimulus rebate and shove it, many readers say” Andrea Coombes gives you “Five valuable tax perks you don’t want to miss when you file” I learned some amazing things about […]

Auto Pay Sales Tax

Today John in Youngstown, OH is curious “For an automobile purchase in Ohio does the state sales tax get applied based on the original purchase price or after rebates are applied?”