- Americans tend to fixate on refunds during tax season — the bigger, the better.
- Often, people spend the money on big expenses like a vacation or paying off debt, or as an instant savings account.
- If you’re trying to build wealth, adjusting your tax withholdings can help reduce the size of your refund and increase your paycheck throughout the year to optimize every dollar you earn.
- See Business Insider’s picks for the best tax software »
Most Americans care about two things when it comes to taxes: owing less and getting a big refund.
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