Though tax season may be daunting, there’s at least one thing about it you can look forward to: the arrival of your tax refund.
A middle-class family spends nearly $250K to raise a child. While Uncle Sam can't foot the bill for you, the Child
Tax Credit can lessen the sting.
Millennials must remain mindful of how their ever-shifting circumstances
influence their tax obligation.
Your son or daughter applied to colleges and decided where to spend the next four years. Now all you have to do is figure out how to pay for it.
What comes with a new year? Changes to the federal tax code, of course. And 2016 is no exception.
Tax breaks aren't just for millionaires. Regular folks get them, too. Take retirement saving, for example.
The changes on deductions and personal exemptions might be trivial, but
some of the revisions on other forms are more significant.
For most people, long-term capital gains are taxed at 15%. Take advantage of the zero-percent capital-gains rate for 2015.
When you retire, your life changes in many ways, and so do your finances. Here, note the differences in handling 401ks, pensions and company stocks.
Here's another resolution for the new year: File your tax return as soon as possible. The sooner you file, the sooner you'll get your money back.