Retirees should get past the idea that they should never touch principal.
The top 2 percent of earners will see their investment income dented by higher taxes this year.
Letting taxes on qualified dividends rise at the end of the year isn’t just a problem for rich people.
When Congress comes back into session in two weeks, the debate over tax rates promises to dominate political discussions through the end of the year. One of the hottest issues for anyone involved in retirement planning is the proposed increase in the tax rate on dividends. If Congress doesn’t intervene, dividends, which are now taxed at