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2017

February

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Savvy online shopping: Tips for trouble-free transactions (Spanish) Cover

Savvy online shopping: Tips for trouble-free transactions (Spanish). Las compras por internet ofrecen todo tipo de ventajas, pero esto no significa que no impliquen posibles riesgos. Esta publicación explica cómo reducir posibles problemas al proteger su información personal, tomar decisiones acertadas acerca de dónde comprar y cómo pagar, y adoptar medidas para evitar conflictos.

Savvy online shopping: How to resolve a dispute (Spanish) Cover

Savvy online shopping: How to resolve a dispute (Spanish). Los consumidores que compran en línea a veces enfrentan problemas, desde problemas con la entrega o con el producto hasta dudas o disputas acerca de la facturación. Esta publicación explica los pasos que pueden tomar los compradores en línea para evitar o resolver estos y otros problemas que podrían surgir.

Savvy online shopping: How to resolve a dispute Cover

Savvy online shopping: How to resolve a dispute. Consumers who shop online sometimes run into problems, from delivery or product issues to billing questions or disputes. This publication explains the steps that online shoppers can take to avoid or resolve these and other problems that might arise.

Savvy online shopping: Tips for trouble-free transactions Cover

Savvy online shopping: Tips for trouble-free transactions. Online shopping offers all sorts of benefits, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t without potential risks. This publication explains how to reduce hassles by protecting your personal information, making wise choices about where you shop and how you pay, and taking steps to avoid disputes.

January

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Credit Scores in the U.S. (Spanish) Cover

Credit Scores in the U.S. (Spanish). Establecer un historial crediticio y llegar a tener un buen puntaje de crédito es algo esencial. Sin embargo, puede presentar un desafío para consumidores que no conocen el proceso, tal como estudiantes o inmigrantes. Esta publicación explica lo que es un puntaje de crédito, cómo utilizarlo, cómo averiguar el estado de su crédito y los pasos que puede tomar para establecer un hisorial crediticio o mejorar su puntaje de crédito.

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When a collector calls: An insider’s guide to responding to debt collectors (Spanish) Cover

When a collector calls: An insider’s guide to responding to debt collectors (Spanish). Los cobradores de deudas se comunican cada año con millones de consumidores. Esta guía “del conocedor” concisa sobre cómo responder a una carta o llamada de un cobrador fue escrita con la colaboración de una asociación de cobradores. Le ofrece consejos para comunicarse de manera eficaz con los cobradores, para hacer valer y proteger sus derechos y para evitar a estafadores que se hacen pasar por cobradores.

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Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Spanish) Cover

Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Spanish) Los contribuyentes activos de bajos ingresos pueden calificar para el Crédito Tributario por Ingreso del Trabajo (EITC). El Crédito Tributario por Ingreso del Trabajo (EITC, siglas de Earned Income Tax Credit) ayuda a los contribuyentes activos de bajos ingresos y a sus familias a recibir más dinero en reembolsos cuando presentan su declaración federal de impuestos. Esta publicación contiene las pautas establecidas para el año impositivo 2016.

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Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Vietnamese) Cover

Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Vietnamese) Low-income working taxpayers may qualify for the federal EITC. Tiền được trả về từ thuế thâu nhập EITC (The Earned Income Tax Credit) giúp những người lao động và gia đình của họ có mức thâu nhập thấp nhận thêm tiền thuế trả về khi họ khai thuế liên bang. Nội dung ấn bản này bao gồm các quy định cho mùa thuế 2016.
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) helps low-income, working taxpayers and families get more money back when they file their federal income tax return. This publication contains EITC guidelines for the 2016 tax year.

Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Korean) Cover

Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Korean) Low-income working taxpayers may qualify for the federal EITC. 근로 소득세액 공제(The Earned Income Tax Credit, EITC)는 저소득 근로계층 납세자들과 가족들이 연방 소득세 신고를 할때 보다 많은 환불을 받을 수 있도록 도와줍니다. 이 안내서는 2016년 과세연도의 EITC에 대한 정보를 담고 있습니다.
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) helps low-income, working taxpayers and families get more money back when they file their federal income tax return. This publication contains EITC guidelines for the 2016 tax year.

Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Chinese) Cover

Get Credit for Your Hard Work (2016 Tax Year) (Chinese) Low income working taxpayers may qualify for the Federal EITC. 工薪退稅優惠(EITC) 有助於低收入工作納稅人及家庭在申報聯邦所得稅時得到更多的退稅。本手冊包含2016年稅務年度的低收入者工薪退稅優惠(EITC)指標。
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) helps low income, working taxpayers and families get more money back when they file their federal income tax forms.This publication contains EITC guidelines for the 2016 tax year.

 

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