Sabrina Parys is a content management specialist on the taxes and investing team. Her previous experience includes five years as a project manager, copy editor and associate editor in academic and educational publishing. She has written several nonfiction young adult books on topics such as mental health and social justice. She is based in Brooklyn, New York.
- Education: B.A. in English from CUNY Hunter College, M.A. in book publishing from Portland State University
- Previous experience: Associate editor at The Froebe Group, Writer at Rosen Publishing
Sabrina has also nerded out in...
The Associated Press, The Washington Post, Yahoo Finance, The Seattle Times
The latest from Sabrina
How to Get an IRS Tax Transcript or Tax Return Copy
An IRS transcript or tax transcript is a summary of your tax return info. Here are the types and how to get one.
Tax Planning for Beginners: 6 Tax Strategies & Concepts to Know
Know your bracket, how key tax ideas work, what records to keep and basic steps to shrink your tax bill.
Tax Relief: How to Get Rid of Tax Debt and Back Taxes
Here are five tactics that could help you get your tax bills under control.
Taxes on Stocks: What You Have to Pay and How to Pay Less
Learn how dividends and capital gains can affect your tax bill, and how you can reduce what you pay.
How FICA Tax Works in 2022-2023
The FICA taxes that come out of your paycheck go toward funding Social Security and Medicare. Employees and employers split the total cost.
Freelancer Taxes: A Guide for Filing With a Side Hustle
You'll get more tax paperwork, and you'll likely need to file more forms at tax time. Here's how to stay on top of it all.
Qualified Business Income Deduction (QBI): What It Is & Who Qualifies
The qualified business income deduction is for self-employed people & small-business owners. Here's who qualifies.
Don’t Miss Monday’s Tax Extension Deadline
A tax extension could give you more time to file, but not more time to pay. File by Oct. 17 to avoid additional penalties and fees.
20 Popular Tax Deductions and Tax Credits for 2023
A deduction cuts the income you're taxed on, which can mean a lower bill. A credit cuts your tax bill directly.
Capital Gains Tax: 2022-2023 Rates and Calculator
See long-term and short-term capital gains tax rates, what triggers capital gains tax, how it's calculated and how to save.
Where’s My Refund? Tracking the Status of Your Tax Return
Start with the 'Where's My Refund' IRS page if you've already filed; if you haven't, we have tips for getting a faster payment.
Best Tax Software for April 2023
We've rated and reviewed the most popular tax software packages to help you choose the one that's right for you.
Tax Filing 2023: How to File Taxes This Year
Here's how to get started if you're learning how to file taxes online or on paper.