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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.
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.
A person’s gross income is used to determine how much they have to pay toward federal and state income taxes.
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.
It used to be easy to transfer assets to your grandkids and shift the tax burden to them, too.
Your gifts to charity can do more than make you feel good. They might lower your tax bill.
You’ll have to prove your investment intention to the IRS. Here’s what you need to know.
Here’s how the expiration of certain tax provisions could hit your family budget.
There’s a way to shelter capital gains as a day trader, but it involves making certain tax moves.
If you’re entitled to the $25,000 deduction, you have to claim it regardless of your other income.