Tax

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.

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Tax Freedom Day

Tax Freedom Day

Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.

Amplify Your Wealth: How You Can Benefit From a Tax-Intellig

Amplify Your Wealth: How You Can Benefit From a Tax-Intellig

There are many benefits to working with a Financial Professional, however not all Financial Professionals are created equal.

Filing Final Tax Returns for the Deceased

Filing Final Tax Returns for the Deceased

The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.

Capital Gains Tax When Selling Your Home

If your clients are buying or selling a home, use this to help them determine if they qualify for capital gains taxes.

What Do Your Taxes Pay For?

Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.

Counteracting Capital Gains with Tax-Loss Harvesting

You may have heard the phrase "tax-loss harvesting." A financial professional may be able to provide some guidance.

Red Flags for Tax Auditors

Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.

Tax-Saving Opportunities You Shouldn’t Overlook

Tax laws are constantly changing and it can be difficult to keep up with all the tax saving opportunities that exist.

You May Need to Make Estimated Tax Payments If…

Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.

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Home Mortgage Deduction

Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.

Capital Gains Tax Estimator

Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.

Federal Income Tax

Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.

Social Security Taxes

Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

Comparing Investments

This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.

Tax Freedom Day

Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.

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The Facts About Income Tax

Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.

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