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.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
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How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.