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A tax credit is an incentive that lets a taxpayer reduce the total amount of tax owed. Find out which tax credits are available to you.
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.
You have to meet certain conditions to get a break from the IRS on a short sale.
A ‘Lady Bird deed’ is a popular estate planning tool with tax and other advantages.
To figure your capital gain on the deeded home’s sale, you must consider these factors.
The distributions you must take from the inherited IRAs likely won’t impact your tax credit.
You need to meet 5 requirements to claim your parents as dependents.
Find out how one of the most popular tax benefits for families, an FSA, can help you.
These 5 tips will help you get the best deal on solar panels — and avoid shady operators.
More than 50 tax provisions have expired. Will Congress renew them?
You can report your home’s sale when the deed transfers, and postpone reporting the gain.
Uncle Sam wants you to have an energy-efficient home and helps pay for certain costs.