12 Common Tax Filing Mistakes to Avoid in 2011

12 tax filing mistakes people commonly make
12 tax filing mistakes people commonly make

Let's face it: For many taxpayers, Tax Day is a major source of stress. Worries over whether you can file your return on time, pay what you owe and avoid an audit can rattle even the calmest of nerves and cause you to make a mistake. Mistakes on your tax return can cause a delay in processing your return, which may result in a delay in getting your refund.

Taking a moment or two to catch your breath and review your tax return for mistakes can give you peace of mind. Here are 12 common tax filing mistakes to watch for (and avoid):

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