Personal Tax

  1. Tax Deductions on Mortgage Interest

    If you're a homeowner, this is one item you want to understand and use on your return. ...
  2. When a 401(k) Hardship Withdrawal Makes Sense

    If you've exhausted all other avenues, there are ways to withdraw funds before age ...
  3. Can't Pay Your Taxes? What to Do Now

    Not enough cash on hand for your April tax bill? No need to panic. Here's what to ...
  4. OK, So I'll Be Smarter Next Tax Time

    5 tax resolutions to start on right now for a smoother tax return next April 18. ...
  5. Tax Credits That Can Get You a Refund

    Here are a few of the credits that may result in a refund check, even if you owe ...
  6. How to Avoid the 6 Most Common Tax Audit Triggers

    These are the most common scenarios that can trigger the IRS to audit a tax return. ...
  1. Approved: Paying Online Sales Tax

    States will now be allowed to collect sales taxes on purchases made from Internet-based ...
  1. Personal Income Tax Guide

    If the sight of your W-4 has you in the doldrums, read on to learn how to beat the ...
  1. Are 401(k) loans taxed?

    Generally, any money you borrow from a 401(k) account is tax exempt. This feature is one of the reasons that - for critical ...
  2. How are life insurance proceeds taxed?

    Generally, life insurance death benefits that are paid out to a beneficiary in lump sum are not included as income to the ...
  3. How do I file taxes for income from foreign sources?

    If you are a U.S. citizen or resident alien, your income (unless exempt), including what's earned outside the U.S., is usually ...
  4. How Long Should I Keep My Tax Records?

    Having the right information available when the IRS calls can save you considerable time, money and stress. Learn how long ...
  1. 6 Tax Credits That Anyone Can Claim

    Tax deductions and credits aren't just for big companies. You might be surprised ...
  2. 6 Tax Myths Everyone Should Know

    There are many tax myths that have grown out of general tax confusion. Learning about ...
  3. The Most Controversial Tax Deductions

    When it comes to taxes, it's hard to make people happy but these deductions raised ...
  4. Pay Taxes Like A Billionaire

    The richest people know the ropes when it comes to paying as little in taxes as possible. ...
  5. 9 Ways To Use A Tax Refund

    How do you plan to spend your refund this year? We provide some smart suggestions. ...
  6. Top 10 Solutions For A Big Tax Bill

    Ignoring a big tax bill will only increase your pain. Fortunately, there are ways ...
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