Tips for Tax Season

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(ROANOKE) WSLS 10-- The end of the year is almost here which means tax season is coming. The Internal Revenue Service will start accepting tax returns on January 19th.

Local tax Accountant, David Kembel says there aren't a lot of changes in 2016 when it comes to filing your taxes. However, he says a few prior deductions set to expire are now permanent.

Some of the deductions include the credit teachers can take of classroom expenses and the child tax credit will now stay at one thousand dollars.

The deadline for filing your taxes in 2016 is April 18th.