Tax guidance and resources
Looking for advice on lowering your federal or state taxes? You’ve come to the right place. Plus, get news and advice related to tax brackets, property taxes, estate taxes and more.
Cryptocurrency taxes: A guide
The IRS is stepping up enforcement on potential tax evasion by looking more closely at who’s exchanging cryptocurrencies.
Top tax tips for investors
Pay particular attention to these areas and you may find some new ways to save on what you owe.
Long-term capital gains tax basics
Certain windfalls are considered capital gains. Here’s how to determine what you’ll owe.
Are credit card fees tax deductible?
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Donation value guide for 2022
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Filing your taxes soon? Here’s how COVID-19 relief could affect what you owe
The coronavirus pandemic is making this year’s tax season complex.7 min read Mar 02, 2022
Alaska state taxes 2021-2022: Income and sales tax rates
Alaska doesn’t impose a state income tax rate or a sales tax.1 min read Jan 25, 2022
Delaware state taxes 2021: Income and sales tax rates
Delaware uses a graduated rate to determine tax liability.1 min read Jan 06, 2022
Idaho state taxes 2021: Income and sales tax rates
In Idaho, income tax rates range from 1 to 6.5 percent.2 min read Jan 05, 2022
New Jersey state taxes 2021: Income and sales tax rates
Single and separate filers in New Jersey have seven tax rates, while joint filers have eight.2 min read Jan 04, 2022
15 types of tax-free and non-taxable income
Uncle Sam gets a cut of just about all types of income, but some does escape tax.4 min read Jan 03, 2022
What is an underpayment penalty? Definition and examples
The IRS charges a penalty for not paying enough toward your tax obligation throughout the year.3 min read Jan 03, 2022
Value-added tax (VAT): What it is and how it works
Value-added tax (VAT) is the international alternative to U.S. sales tax.3 min read Dec 16, 2021
Do I have to file taxes? How much do you have to make?
You must consider three factors: your age, filing status and income.6 min read Dec 15, 2021
Kansas state taxes 2021: Income and sales tax rates
Kansas has three state income tax rates: 3.10%, 5.25% and 5.70%.2 min read Dec 06, 2021
Minnesota state taxes 2021: Income and sales tax rates
Minnesota has four tax rates: 5.35%, 6.80%, 7.85% and 9.85%.2 min read Dec 06, 2021
Colorado state taxes 2021-2022: Income and sales tax rates
Colorado’s state income tax rate is a flat 4.55% of your federal taxable income.1 min read Dec 06, 2021
Itemized deductions: What they are and how they work
An itemized deduction is a qualifying expense that may reduce how much you owe in taxes.2 min read Dec 06, 2021
Kentucky state taxes 2021: Income and sales tax rates
Kentucky uses a flat income tax rate of 5% for single and married filers.1 min read Nov 24, 2021
Michigan state taxes 2021: Income and sales tax rates
Michigan residents pay an income tax rate of 4.25%.1 min read Nov 24, 2021
Georgia state taxes 2020-2021: Income and sales tax rates
There are six tax brackets for Georgia income taxes: 1%, 2%, 3%, 4%, 5% and 5.75%.2 min read Nov 17, 2021
Connecticut state taxes 2020-2021: Income and sales tax rates
There are seven income tax brackets in Connecticut: 3%, 5%, 5.5%, 6.0%, 6.5%, 6.9% and 6.99%.2 min read Nov 15, 2021
Is a state with no income tax better or worse for your finances?
Before taking a side in the debate, consider these factors.6 min read Nov 12, 2021
California state taxes 2021-2022: Income and sales tax rates
California has nine tax brackets: 1%, 2%, 4%, 6%, 8%, 9.3%, 10.3%, 11.3% and 12.3%.2 min read Nov 12, 2021
Florida state taxes 2021-2022: Income and sales tax rates
Florida is one of only nine states that doesn’t charge an income tax.1 min read Nov 12, 2021
- States with no income tax
- Tips to prepare for filing season
- Tax credit vs. deduction
- Deduct child care expenses
- Use the sales tax deduction
- Claim medical expenses
- Tax deduction for charitable giving
- How to e-file taxes
- How long to get your tax return
- How to invest tax return
- Open IRA to save on taxes
- When to pay estimated taxes
- How bonuses are taxed
- Long-term capital gains tax
- Tips for paying estimated taxes
- When are taxes due?
- Do I have to file taxes?
- The best tax software