Tax issues in 2014 you should be aware of right now

It is the beginning of a brand new year; however, it is not too early to be worried about the new tax laws and requirements that 2014 is bringing with it.  The rich may lose a little more money under new laws but the poor may have to wait longer to get their tax refunds due to the government shutdown during 2013.  Same-sex couples can now file joint tax returns (if they were married in a state that recognizes same-sex marriages) but it still might be better financially for them to file separately.

For 10 tax issues to be watching for in 2014 read, “10 New Tax Traps to Watch Out For in 2014.”