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.
Do You Owe The AMT?
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.
Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
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.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.