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.
Tax Rules When Selling Your Home
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.