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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.
Did one of your investments totally tank? It may become valuable as a tax break.
Whether you must pay tax on the conversion of master limited partnership shares in an IRA depends.
First you need to figure out your adjusted cost basis after a stock split. Here’s how to do it.
To begin, find out the fair market value of the home on the two dates when you inherited it.
How you invest the lump-sum payment will determine whether you pay taxes.
You can use one of three general options when reporting gains and losses to the IRS.
For lower-income filers, money put away for retirement could cut today’s tax bill.
You pay less tax on unearned income, but if you earn high wages, a new tax may apply.
Did you convert a traditional IRA to a Roth in 2010? You may still owe conversion taxes.
IRA fees are tax-deductible if you use outside assets to pay them.