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Are you giving the IRS an interest-free loan?

Written by March 7, 2013

Will you be among the thousands of taxpayers who get a big tax refund this year? While most Americans happily accept their tax refund checks, smart taxpayers understand that refunds actually cost them money. Here’s why: * The government pays no interest on refunds. Kept in your hands, those dollars could have been productive. For example, you could have invested...