Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 11:40 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The IRS is looking to transform its services and taxpayer interactions with a view toward digital enhancements. Some worry, however, that such a move will shortchange some taxpayers.

Thursday, August 18, 2016 6:20 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The pervasive IRS impersonation tax scam keeps growing. With school set to resume, scam targets now are students, who are urged to pay a fake federal student tax.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 1:56 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The House is slightly behind the Senate in the competition to award Olympians tax relief for their winnings, but a bill to do just that has gained critical Ways and Means support.

Sunday, August 14, 2016 6:30 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Hillary Clinton added to the list of tax returns she’s made public by releasing her 2015 filing on Aug. 12. So did her running mate. We’re still waiting on Donald Trump’s taxes.

Thursday, August 11, 2016 3:29 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Tax crooks don’t take the summer off. Some are out there now with a phishing scheme that pretends to come from tax software providers. Don’t fall for it!

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 2:47 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

American sports fans love their National Football League teams. They also love their fantasy football teams. Good news for them. More states are allowing the daily fantasy games.

Tuesday, August 09, 2016 6:05 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

The latest tax plan from the Republican presidential nominee backs off his earlier call for a no-tax bracket.

Thursday, August 04, 2016 3:17 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

More sales tax holidays are this weekend. But you might be able to get tax-free items without braving the crowds in brick-and-mortar stores.

Tuesday, August 02, 2016 2:43 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

In previous Olympics events, some members of Congress proposed a tax break for the games’ medalists. This year, such a bill has finally cleared one chamber.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 2:05 pm
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Students facing overwhelming college loan payments sometimes are able to have that debt forgiven. But then they are hit with a tax bill. New legislation seeks to change that.

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