Taxes

marriage

Same-Sex Marriage Finds More Inequality in Divorce: Pain in Progress

1:10 pm, July 08, 2014

Though same-sex marriage is legal in 19 states and Washington, D.C., the division of assets in divorce still presents specific financial challenges to gay couples.
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taxes

IRS Cracks Down on Offshore Tax Havens

12:01 pm, July 01, 2014

Offshore financial institutions must report American accounts holding $50,000 or more.

taxes

IRS Announces Voluntary Certification Program for Tax Preparers

5:53 am, June 30, 2014

Amid controversy, the IRS offers a program to get your tax preparer up to snuff.

taxes

Tax Payer Bill of Rights Cleans Up IRS Image

4:00 pm, June 17, 2014

The federal government is once again attempting to soften Uncle Sam's image.

retirement

Maximizing Retirement Savings Through Smart Tax Planning

7:44 am, June 10, 2014

Careful planning of how you invest your retirement savings can help to maximize your net after-tax yield, both for yourself and your beneficiaries.

taxes

How the Erosion of the Corporate Tax Base Hurts Average Joes

11:37 am, May 30, 2014

During Richard Nixon's presidency, corporations paid 15% of the federal government's bills; today, that figure is below 10%. That's hurting us.

taxes

Documents Show IRS Washington Targeted Groups

5:22 pm, May 21, 2014

Senate Democrat pressured IRS.

taxes

Now That the Tax-Filing Season Is Over, Be Sure Of This Checklist

8:58 am, May 14, 2014

It has been almost a month since the April 15 deadline for filing your 2013 income tax return. Time to review some "post tax season" issues.

financial literacy

3 Ways to Make Your Next Tax Day a Breeze

9:55 am, April 16, 2014

Even though you're ready to put taxes to bed for another year, now's the time to ensure next year's tax day is stress free.

taxes

What to Do With Your Tax Refund

9:18 am, April 15, 2014

It's Tax Day, and that's only good if you're getting a refund. But what do you do with your refund?

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