Is Your Tax Bill Too High? 20 Ways to Save
Couples who do their taxes together stay together. Okay, we don't have any stats on that, but married couples who file jointly may save a few dollars. Taxpayers who are married and file their returns separately hit the higher tax brackets more quickly than if they had filed as a couple.
One of the tough things about the golden years is making ends meet on a fixed income. Many communities reduce property taxes for residents over 65 in exchange for a little volunteer work at the town hall.