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IHandFF RadioI talks tax-season advice

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WASHINGTON (3/2/12)--Sunday's Home & Family Finance Radio program covers tax topics, health savings accounts, and organization for small-business owners.

The show, which you also can hear later via the Internet, features Paul Berry, Washington, D.C., journalist and broadcaster, discussing these topics with special guests:

  • "Save the Date: April 17." Eric Smith, spokesperson, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, D.C., explains how to prepare for the coming tax-filing deadline.
  • "Tax Help." Michael Eisenberg, certified public accountant, Los Angeles, outlines steps you should take if you can't pay your taxes.
  • "Health Savings Accounts." Mark Baker, health savings account specialist, UnitedHealthcare's Golden Rule Insurance Co., Indianapolis, discusses health savings accounts and what they cover.
  • "Organize Your Small Business." Denise Coate, owner, SOHO Bookkeeping & Support Inc., Anacortes, Wash., shares why small-business owners should master organization and record-keeping to keep work running smoothly. 
Home & Family Finance is a resource center for personal finance information at the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). The radio show is sponsored by CO-OP Network, the national credit union ATM network; Cabot Creamery Cooperative, maker of award-winning cheddar; and the Defense Credit Union Council and member credit unions, serving those who serve the country worldwide.

Home & Family Finance airs Sundays at 3 p.m. ET on the Radio America Network. The show also is carried on American Forces Radio Network. The one-hour program devoted to consumer finance issues is brought to you by America's credit unions and their 90 million members, and is presented by CO-OP Network.

CUNA and Radio America are podcasting Home & Family Finance through iTunes, Podcast Alley, Odeo, and other popular podcast library sites, as well as on Radio America and CUNA's websites.

For more information, watch "Getting Tax Records Organized" and read "Small-Biz Owners: Start New Year on Organized Foot" and "Home Office Tax Deductions Can Help Business Pay Off" in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.