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Tax season is officially underway. Here are 5 ways to avoid tax headaches this year, according to the IRS

The IRS has tips on how to minimize frustration and maximize your tax refund this year.

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How Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities can help your retirement savings weather inflation

Tax Guy has some tips on TIPS

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The IRS will ask every taxpayer about crypto transactions this tax season — here’s how to report them

Your 2021 Form 1040 will include questions about cryptocurrency.

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‘Not all the money belongs to you’: Self-employed? Avoid these mistakes when filing your 2021 taxes

The deadline for self-employed workers to submit estimated tax payments for the fourth quarter of 2021 is Jan. 18.

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Rob any banks this past year? The IRS wants to know about your ‘earnings.’

Tax rules require that you report income from illegal activities --- and social media is suddenly having a field day over this

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7 strategies for maximizing tax-free income

From 529 account withdrawals to small business stock gains, tax-free income opportunities are widely available.

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Taxes in retirement: What happens after your husband or wife dies

Your marginal tax rate will probably go up when filing as a single person.

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Is a qualified charitable distribution better than a straight donation?

A QCD can help a charity and can lighten your tax load

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I want to sell my vacation home. It has appreciated in value. How can I minimize the taxes?

A vacation home will sometimes qualify for the federal income tax gain exclusion break.

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‘One of the best tax-saving deals ever’ and 3 other ways to earn tax-free income

Tax Guy explains how to take advantage of tax-free income opportunities.

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I just got a huge dividend payout from a mutual fund and my investment value dropped — what’s going on?

Watch out for capital-gains distributions

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4 year-end moves to make with your retirement portfolio

These tips can help if you're still working or already retired

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The final child tax credit payment of 2021 is here. Is it the last one ever? Here’s what happens next

Families received around $77 billion under the expanded child tax credit from July to November, the Treasury Department said

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House-rich but cash-poor? Reverse mortgage could be your tax-smart salvation

There are upfront costs and fees with reverse mortgages, and the basis step-up rule affects the calculation.

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5 financial moves to make before December 31

There are still ways to save money on your 2021 taxes

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This tax maneuver is one big reason that some real estate investors have struck it rich over the years

Tax-saving Section 1031 exchanges, or 'like-kind' exchanges, may be more valuable than ever, but it might pay to act sooner rather than later.

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Should I do that Roth IRA conversion before Congress bans them?

Decisions, decisions. Here's the math.

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Congress is about to kill this popular retirement tax move

Say goodbye to Roth IRA conversions.

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Is NIIT the same as the ‘millionaire tax’?

The Net Investment Income Tax comes into play long before income reaches $1 million

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Would a beefed-up IRS bring in more tax revenue, as Biden says? Experts are divided

The Congressional Budget Office is expected to release new estimates by Friday on Build Back Better and how much cash auditing wealthy taxpayers would bring in.