Originally Posted by imthenoni
We have had the reverse problem over the last few years since our larger deductions finally moved out. This year we had extra taken out of our checks so maybe it won't sting so much. We'll see how much that helped. It seems there is such a fine-line between all of it.
The fine line is difficult to find and each year we attempt to get closer to a smaller return...
I did learn this year that if you owe too much that you are penalized for not paying your taxes during the year so that it is not good to swing the other direction either!
We use our small federal return to pay our small state fee...and anything left goes for home education...