Sidestep the two most-common 1040 errors. — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax Business Management Daily
Believe it or not, it’s not the math that trips up taxpayers the most. The two most common 1040 errors are silly mistakes: inaccurate Social Security numbers for yourself or dependents, and incorrectly listed dependents. That second mistake happens frequently in cases of divorce where last names change or both parents try to claim the child.