Tax Deductions You Won't Believe
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
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.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
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This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
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Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
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There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when it comes to preparing for retirement.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.