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.
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.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
As a business owner, you have many opportunities to generate tax deductions throughout the year.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
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.
When your child has income, there’s a good chance that he or she will need to report it and pay taxes.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.