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How Earned Income Impacts Your Social Security Benefits
If you are a social security beneficiary under full retirement age (currently age 66), an earnings test determines whether your social security retirement benefits will be reduced because you earned more from a job or business than an annual exempt amount (discussed below).

Retaining Tax Information and Records
Retaining and storing your income tax information and records is an important final step of your tax filing responsibility. This article contains information on the rules for keeping your tax records.

Tax Aspects of Becoming Self-employed
Individual taxpayers are opting to start their own businesses for myriad reasons. Regardless of why you?re contemplating self-employment, you should consider several basic tax-related issues before and immediately after actually leaving your current job.