Elevate your Bankrate experience
Get insider access to our best financial tools and content
Looking for the perfect credit card?
Narrow your search with CardMatch™
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.
The proposal includes changes to long-term capital gains and more.
The IRS is stepping up enforcement on potential tax evasion by looking more closely at who’s exchanging cryptocurrencies.
Here’s what a wash sale is and how to easily avoid it while securing your tax write-off.
If you’re an investor, you’ll want to optimize your tax situation with strategies beyond the traditional ones.
Here’s how a donor-advised fund works and why it may be an attractive option for the wealthy.
Take heed, taxpayers. Time is running out on these moves.
Before you buy your first rental property, here are the major tax ramifications to know about.
Your income determines whether you’re taxed on the profits you make from investing.
If you sold stock to take a capital loss for tax purposes, don’t buy it back too soon.