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.
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.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
As a business owner, you have many opportunities to generate tax deductions throughout the year.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.