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.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
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An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
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Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Did you earn income from your investments this year? If so, you may have to pay the net investment income tax.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
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