Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, April 07, 2014 5:39 pm
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Here are a few last-minute tips to cut your tax bill before April 15.

Thursday, February 20, 2014 6:05 am
By Kemberley Washington · Bankrate.com

Here are four common and costly errors to avoid this tax-filing season.

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 3:05 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Obamacare is all the rage, but high-deductible health plans and HSAs are still around.

Thursday, April 11, 2013 1:52 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

It’s deja vu all over again when it comes to many of the tax provisions in President Barack Obama’s fiscal year 2014 budget proposal.

Thursday, February 07, 2013 5:21 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Deducting your state sales taxes this filing season? You can use the IRS tables or you can add up the amounts on all those receipts you collected.

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 2:23 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The looming deficit means the rich may be in for another round of tax increases.

Thursday, August 23, 2012 4:02 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The presumed Republican presidential candidate will provide specifics of his tax plan, but not until after he’s elected.

Thursday, April 08, 2010 2:12 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Tax day is a week away, but the IRS has given some filers extra time. Of course, the reason for the extended deadline is not what any of them want. Severe storms that produced flooding means that some taxpayers in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and West Virginia have until May 11 to file their returns. Such IRS flexibility