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Capital gains are profits made from the sale of real estate, investments and personal property. Get the latest capital gains tax rates and investment tax advice.
Most taxpayers already file electronically. Here’s a look at all the e-file options.
Net income provides a more accurate account of the financial status. Here’s why.
Learn how these differ and how they both can impact your budget.
Certain windfalls are considered capital gains. Here’s how to determine what you’ll owe.
Typically, the sale of a partnership investment results in capital gain or loss.
Foreigners are exempt from income tax on bank deposit interest.
A legal settlement for retirement account losses won’t affect contribution limits.
Two reader questions inquire about the role of taxes after you receive an inheritance.
Save income tax, and set your 401(k) contributions to maximize your employer’s match.
The deduction for investment interest is limited, but disallowed investment interest can be carried forward on future tax returns.
If you paid foreign taxes, you have a choice on how to use them to cut your U.S. tax bill.
Don’t waste your refund windfall. These suggestions can help you turn that IRS check into cash well spent.
For lower income filers, money put away for your retirement could cut today’s tax bill.
Bankrate’s 2009 Tax Guide provides all the tools and information you need to successfully file your 2008 return.