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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.
Certain windfalls are considered capital gains. Here’s how to determine what you’ll owe.
Here’s what to know about records to hang on to and how long you should keep them.
Taxpayers can follow their refund online, by phone or with a smartphone app.
Personal credit card use is almost never eligible for a deduction come tax season, but if you’re using a business credit card you can likely deduct your fees.
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.
The government wants you to make the most out of your savings. Taking advantage of these programs is a start.
If you live in a disaster zone, tidy up and create a well-working filing system for all of your crucial financial and personal records.