A Tax Complex
How are you coping with paying taxes?
While the sane among us accept that taxes are in fact legal, we have every right to complain about how complex they've become. Over the past 20 years, Congress has made over 15,000 changes to the tax code. 66,000 pages of text are required to explain the system. 100 new tax forms have been introduced in just the past six years.
It's no wonder that over 60% of Americans look to accountants when it comes time to file. Millions flock to the ever popular H&R Block (HRB) and Jackson Hewitt Tax Service (JTX). And for those who prefer help in the comfort of their own homes, Intuit's (INTU) TurboTax software remains highly popular.
But if you're looking for an even cheaper way to solve your tax questions, there are alternatives. Start by checking out the IRS website, or call its toll free number at 1-800-829-1040. Or better yet, let Hoofy and Boo show you the way…
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