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.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
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.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Here are the official tax numbers for 2019.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.