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.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
How to Appeal Your Property Taxes
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
What Is a 1035 Exchange?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
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.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
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.