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2017 Tax Guide for the Military Family

Get your documents together. It’s that time of year to get organized for filing your taxes. Whether you will owe Uncle Sam money or are expecting a tax refund in your account, service members and their families have access to tax filing resources that won’t cost a thing.   2017 Tax Guide for the MilitaryContinue Reading “2017 Tax Guide for the Military Family”

Career/Education

The Job Hunt: Overcoming Your Fears

When we moved to Northern Virginia in the summer of 2012, I thought it would be easy to find a job. I had spent the past five years as a stay-home mom and was ready to get back into the workforce. My daughter was about to start full-day kindergarten and I figured I could workContinue Reading “The Job Hunt: Overcoming Your Fears”

Finance/Money

2013 Tax Information for Military Members and their Families

2013 Tax Information for Military Members and their Families Tax season is here, and the Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) published their schedule of the release dates for Active Duty, Reserve, Guard, Retirees and Civilian employees. 2013 tax statement myPay and USPS mail schedule: (Information obtained from DFAS.mil) Form/Document Date available on myPay DatesContinue Reading “2013 Tax Information for Military Members and their Families”

Finance/Money

Military OneSource Free Tax Filing Service Is Here!

You must start your return from the Military OneSource H&R Block At Home® link to access this free offer. The IRS will begin processing efile returns on January 22, 2013. If you complete your returns with the H&R Block at Home® service offered through Military OneSource prior to the 22nd of January, your files will be heldContinue Reading “Military OneSource Free Tax Filing Service Is Here!”