'TIS THE (TAX) SEASON
Paying taxes may be a fact of life, but depending on where you live, you may be able to keep a little extra money in your pocket thanks to some state-specific tax breaks. From socking away money in a college savings fund to donating to a charitable cause, there are plenty of ways to save money with available tax credits and deductions — if you qualify. While heading into tax season, shoebox of receipts in hand, keep in mind these money-saving tax tips from each state.
(Be sure to consult a tax adviser to confirm benefits that might be available based on your state or individual status.)