TITLE

Timely Tax Tips for Teenagers

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
USA Today Magazine;Apr2006, Vol. 134 Issue 2731, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article emphasizes the importance for teenagers in the U.S. to learn how to manage their finance and offers tips on paying taxes on time. The teenage years are filled with fun and responsibility. It's about first dates, the first time behind the wheel, and first jobs. However, all of these "firsts" are accompanied by one thing--money. That is why it is important for teens to learn how to save money, use credit wisely, and pay dues to the government. Mike Sullivan, director of education for Take Charge America, Phoenix, Arizona, a nonprofit credit counseling company, says parents not only should teach their children how to pay taxes, but explain why it is necessary.
ACCESSION #
20411105

 

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