Top 5 Tips for Avoiding the Most Common Tax Mistakes

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You might think you know a few loopholes to bump up your tax return, but you could be surprised to learn that many of them are actually huge red flags to the IRS -- and could lead you straight into an audit.

NBC's Olivia Sterns gives you her top five tips to avoid the most frequent tax mistakes when it comes to filing your return.

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