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.
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
If you want to avoid potential surprises at tax time, it may make sense to know where you stand when it comes to the AMT.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.