Taxes are all about the numbers. These tables provide some basic information to help you file your return.
- Deduction amounts
Should you take the standard deduction or itemize? Discover which method will help reduce your tax bill more.
- Exemption amounts
Exemptions help reduce your taxable income. Find out how many you can claim on your tax return.
- Retirement plan contribution limits
Save for the future and cut your tax bill now. Here's how much you can stash in your retirement accounts.
- Estate and gift tax exclusions
Part of tax-smart estate planning is sharing the wealth. Here are the limits on gifts you can give others.
- Mileage rate deduction amounts
Drive down your tax bill by claiming mileage deductions for your automotive trips. Here are 2008 and 2009 limits.