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  • New Tax Law Lets Families Tap Into 529 Plans for Private K-12 Education

    New Tax Law Lets Families Tap Into 529 Plans for Private K-12 Education

    This content is made possible by our sponsor; the views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc. For years, one of the financial tools available to families looking…
    - 6 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 5:49pm -
  • Claim These Tax Deductions Even If You Don't Itemize

    Claim These Tax Deductions Even If You Don't Itemize

    One of the biggest changes the new tax law brings is a near doubling of the standard deduction to 12 000 on single returns 18 000 for head of household filers and 24 000 on joint returns up from 6 350 9 350 and 12 700 in 2017 Individuals age 65 or ol…
    - 6 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 3:44pm -
  • Got an Hour? Chalk Up 4 Quick Financial Wins

    Got an Hour? Chalk Up 4 Quick Financial Wins

    Sometimes money is like technology Getting stuff done whether it s updating an operating system or moving a bank account often takes longer than it should There are some money chores though that can be done a lot faster than you may think The followi…
    - 6 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 12:43pm -
  • Your Kid’s After-School Job May Mean Tax Homework for You

    Your Kid’s After-School Job May Mean Tax Homework for You

    Jobs can teach kids a lot about life but they can teach some tax lessons to parents too Here are a few tips for ensuring your teen s summer employment or after school foray into the working world doesn t stick you with a tax related cleanup job in Ap…
    - 14 days ago, 5 Sep 18, 12:06pm -
  • Tax Strategies for Charitable Giving

    Tax Strategies for Charitable Giving

    Can I still get a tax break for donating to charity in 2018 I know the new tax law changed the rules T W Mountain City Tenn Can I still get a tax break for donating to charity in 2018 I know the new tax law changed the rules T W Mountain City Tenn Yo…
    - 20 days ago, 31 Aug 18, 10:54am -
  • Include Your Retirement Accounts in Your Estate

    Include Your Retirement Accounts in Your Estate

    By Steven C. Johnson, ChFC Estate planning is necessary to properly protect yourself, your assets, and your loved ones. While most estate planning focuses on physical property, like your home, and liquid assets, such as investment accounts, ret…
    - 20 days ago, 31 Aug 18, 10:30am -
  • New Tax Rates Could Provide Push to Help Defuse Your 'Tax Time Bomb'

    New Tax Rates Could Provide Push to Help Defuse Your 'Tax Time Bomb'

    Financial advisers consistently caution savers about the dangers of stockpiling too much of their retirement money in tax deferred investment plans Do a quick online search of the term ticking tax time bomb and you ll see that advice goes back at lea…
    - 33 days ago, 18 Aug 18, 9:06am -
  • To Avoid a Nasty Tax Surprise on April 15, Check Your Withholding Now

    To Avoid a Nasty Tax Surprise on April 15, Check Your Withholding Now

    Many people are celebrating the fact that tax reform might lower their income tax liability What is lost in the celebration however is this related but separate question Will I get a refund next April Many people are celebrating the fact that tax ref…
    - 43 days ago, 7 Aug 18, 2:35pm -
  • Taxes Are on Sale: Here's How to Take Advantage

    Taxes Are on Sale: Here's How to Take Advantage

    Who can resist a good sale When prices are slashed there s usually a great financial opportunity Who can resist a good sale When prices are slashed there s usually a great financial opportunity SEE ALSO 26 Ways the New Tax Law Will Affect Your Wallet…
    - 47 days ago, 4 Aug 18, 8:05am -
  • New IRS "Shorter Form" Is Little Help

    New IRS "Shorter Form" Is Little Help

    For years the holy grail of tax reform has been to make the tax code so simple that your return could fit on a postcard The new tax law makes progress toward that goal Sort of For years the holy grail of tax reform has been to make the tax code so si…
    - 47 days ago, 3 Aug 18, 3:03pm -

TaxACT Blog

  • Tax Reform: What Happened to My Mortgage Interest Deduction?

    Tax Reform: What Happened to My Mortgage Interest Deduction?

    In December of 2017, we witnessed the most significant changes to the tax code in a generation get signed into law. If you’re confused about how the changes will affect you, you’re not alone. Fortunately for most people, the new tax laws should m…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Sep 18, 3:41pm -
  • How the New Tax Rates Affect the Money in Your Pocket

    How the New Tax Rates Affect the Money in Your Pocket

    The federal income tax rates for almost all taxpayers changed in 2018 due to tax reform. Some taxpayers’ rates will change more than others. Here’s how the new tax rates will affect you. How did tax reform change the federal income tax rates for…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Sep 18, 1:41pm -
  • How to Make Your First $1 Million

    How to Make Your First $1 Million

    Big money goals are intimidating, but that shouldn’t stop you from setting a high bar for your long-term financial health. With a lot of grit and proper planning, you can achieve a seven-digit net worth. Here are 12 steps to take to make your first…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Sep 18, 11:58am -
  • 10 Efficient Ways to Protect Your Money and Personal Identity Online

    10 Efficient Ways to Protect Your Money and Personal Identity Online

    With the rise of technology, it’s never been more important to keep your personal identity and your money secure. Hackers can find your personal data and bust into your bank accounts, and more to get ahold of your money. Are you keeping yourself se…
    - 9 days ago, 10 Sep 18, 5:38pm -
  • Form 1099-MISC vs. Form 1099-K: What’s the Difference?

    Form 1099-MISC vs. Form 1099-K: What’s the Difference?

    At the beginning of every tax season, you receive informational tax forms in the mail from your places of employment, financial institutions and all other organizations you did business with throughout the year that the Internal Revenue Service wants…
    - 9 days ago, 10 Sep 18, 4:54pm -

TurboTax Blog: Tax Break

  • How to Balance Your Budget During College Savings Month
    Student loan debt is a huge burden for many families and students. In fact, the average debt for the class of 2017 is just over $39,400. As parents, we’d like to spare our kids from having too much debt when they graduate... Full Story
    - 1 day ago, 18 Sep 18, 3:32pm -
  • Can I Get a Tax Break for Supporting My Alma Mater’s Football Team?
    Last year, if you made a donation to a university that gave you the right to buy tickets to a sporting event, sometimes known as personal seat licenses (PSL), you could deduct 80% of that donation from your taxes. If... Full Story
    - 7 days ago, 12 Sep 18, 3:44pm -
  • Self-Employed? Don’t Forget About the Estimated Tax Deadline
    The article below is up to date based on the latest tax laws. It is accurate for your 2018 taxes, which you will file by the April 2019 deadline. Learn more about tax reform here. If you’ve taken the plunge into... Full Story
    - 8 days ago, 11 Sep 18, 3:00pm -
  • My Clients Pay Me Through a Mobile Payment Service- What Does This Mean for My Taxes?
    Running a business has changed dramatically in the last few years. For myself, one of the biggest shifts I’ve seen is the rise of mobile payments. When I first started as a freelancer, I remember having to prepare and format... Full Story
    - 12 days ago, 7 Sep 18, 12:19pm -
  • How to Get Your Financial Resolutions Back on Track
    Did you ever try to lose weight this year? Maybe some of you succeeded, but for most of us, what seems like a good idea at the beginning falls off our list of priorities. New Year’s resolutions are much the... Full Story
    - 15 days ago, 4 Sep 18, 1:14pm -
  • Football Season Savings: National Tailgate Day
    Football season is finally back! I think we can all agree that nothing goes better with football than food and friends. As fun as tailgating can be, without careful planning and shopping it can get very pricey. Luckily, there are... Full Story
    - 18 days ago, 1 Sep 18, 11:00am -
  • Is a Dog Your Tax Refund’s Best Friend?
    National Dog Day is the perfect day to reflect on all of the fantastic benefits, responsibilities, and fun that come with being a dog owner. Taking care of a dog can be an incredibly rewarding experience. The love and affection you receive... Full…
    - 26 days ago, 24 Aug 18, 1:58pm -
  • Which Work-Related Devices Can I Write Off?
    You may have heard that the new tax reform law eliminates tax deductions for un-reimbursed employee business expenses beginning in 2018 (the taxes you file in 2019). If you own your own business, however, you can still deduct business expenses... Ful…
    - 27 days ago, 23 Aug 18, 5:18pm -
  • Tax Benefits for Having Dependents
    Kids can be overwhelming when they are cooped up in the house while on break, but they are also blessed tax-savers when you file your taxes. Here are some of the tax benefits for having children and other dependents.
    - 29 days ago, 21 Aug 18, 3:00pm -
  • What is a Tax Bracket?
    Did you know not everyone or every dollar earned is taxed the exact same amount? This is because the United States tax system aims to be progressive. A progressive tax system tries to collect more tax from those who earn... Full Story
    - 35 days ago, 15 Aug 18, 1:00pm -

WSJ: Taxes

  • Why April 15 Has Lost Its Claim as 'Tax Day'
    Blame the timing of weekends, as well as the relatively new celebration of Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia, for why April 15 is no longer Tax Day in many years.
    - 36 days ago, 15 Aug 18, 9:45am -
  • U.S. Mining Swiss Bank Data to Find Tax Cheats
    The Justice Department has begun scrutinizing thousands of U.S. taxpayers’ Swiss bank accounts to compare bank information with what the taxpayers have reported to the IRS.
    - 36 days ago, 15 Aug 18, 2:19am -
  • U.S. Investors May Owe China
    As access to mainland-listed ‘A shares’ expands, there are questions about tax on gains from 2009 through last year.
    - 36 days ago, 15 Aug 18, 12:23am -
  • Taxes: How to Reverse a Mistake
    To fix an error on your tax return, file an amended return on Form 1040X.
    - 36 days ago, 15 Aug 18, 12:07am -
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