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Prepping for Tax Season After Obamacare

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Laser 1040 Enrolled agent Becky Spencer says the only people who will not face a tax penalty for denying health insurance are Native Americans, people over 65, and people who have been evicted from their home or have a shut-off notice from their power company. Nonetheless, Spencer says taxpayers should not be afraid to file this year.    

"There's a lot of questions out there that so many people have put forth, that experts don't seem to know the answers to, and they are giving people the wrong answers," says Spencer.

Spencer adds that it is also the first year same-sex married couples will be able to jointly file their federal taxes.

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