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.
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
What Do Your Taxes Pay For?
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
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.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
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.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.