Beware of Bad Tax Advice and Unreliable Return Preparation
Be an informed consumer when selecting a tax preparer. Going to an inexperienced or unethical return preparer can hit you in your pocket book. Filing returns with inflated deductions or credits can result in you owing back taxes, interest and penalties.
My only income is Social Security. Do I have to pay any taxes on my benefits?
This article discusses the filing thresholds for Social Security income, and the benefits of filing a return even if it is not required.