Native Texan. Journalist. Tax Geek. Blogger. Dallas Cowboys fan. Birder. Wife. Not always in that order. Follows and RTs = intrigue, not necessarily agreement.

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Kay Bell, an award-winning journalist and creator of the Don't Mess With Taxes blog, has been writing about taxes for two decades. The native Texan's work has appeared online, in print magazines, TV and radio broadcasts and in her FT Press/Pearson book "The Truth About Paying Fewer Taxes." She's ...

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@scstasoiski so noted in post, but if get this over by 1/29 shouldn't be an issue or much of one.
was out of pocket yesterday, so instead of #FF this is my #FS (not to be confused with the #shutdown2018 BS in WDC right now!) to my fellow tax folks! Happy Shutdown Saturday all! 
The bad news is many federal operations are shut down. The good news is that it's a weekend, so they won't be missed so much right now. But if this government shutdown drags out, things, including tax filings, could get messy. 
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