Understanding tax strategies and managing your tax bill should be part of any sound financial approach. Some taxes can be deferred, and others can be managed through tax-efficient investing. With careful and consistent preparation, you may be able to manage the impact of taxes on your financial efforts.
Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
Check out this handy reference of updated ranges from the IRS in case your designated bracket has changed.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Five overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.