Ask Tax Cat: What The Heck Is Going On With The Business Mileage Rate For 2011?

Ask Tax Cat: What The Heck Is Going On With The Business Mileage Rate For 2011?

Every year around this time, Tax Cat emerges from his basket to answer questions and offer advice to you, the fine people of the internet. [More]

This Is Your Last Chance To Help Consumerist And Cut Your 2010 Taxes

This Is Your Last Chance To Help Consumerist And Cut Your 2010 Taxes

Hi, Tax Cat here. If you’re looking for a way to cut your 2010 taxes, and show the Consumerist some love, have I got a deal for you! But hurry. You’ve got just a few more hours to do it. [More]

H&R Block Upsells Tax Service, But Won't Downgrade

H&R Block Upsells Tax Service, But Won't Downgrade

Tax Cat here with a reminder about using a free service to prepare your taxes. Beware sneaky upsells on “free” tax preparation options for people with simple tax returns. We’ve already seen a Consumerist reader get charged for this unawares with TurboTax, and now reader Shane reports that If you miss an option on H&R Block’s form, you’ll be paying extra for access to your own data. [More]