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9 Tips to Avoid a Tax Audit

This handy guide can help prevent scrutiny from the IRS

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Preparing Your Taxes

Information-packed articles to help you prepare and file your taxes.

En español | Last year, about 1 percent of 143 million tax returns were audited by the Internal Revenue Service. Put another way, that is nearly 1.5 million Americans who had to endure what the IRS more politely calls an "examination."
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