Tax season sure is… taxing

March 31, 2015

 

A U.S. $100 dollar bill is seen December 17, 2009. REUTERS/Sam Mircovich

A U.S. $100 dollar bill is seen December 17, 2009. REUTERS/Sam Mircovich

Next to death and taxes, you can add a third thing that’s certain in life: human error.

With tax season around the corner, the Reuters Money team has compiled its list of the top three biggest tax mistakes that even intelligent tax filers (few and far between they may be) make regularly. Are you stumbling into a tax minefield? Click through to find out.

Or, if you’re like me, put off filing your taxes for a little bit and peruse some more news you may have missed:

 

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