As you prepare to do your taxes, there’s really only one question that you have for your tax preparer. “How do I get the greatest deductions, thereby saving the most money?” To help answer that “million dollar” question, we’ve combed the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) website at and asked CPA Jeff Haywood of Jeff Haywood Taxes to help us compile a list of tax write-offs designed specifically for our readers.

These tips show you how to file your taxes, take advantage of little known tax breaks and get the most out of your money.