Cutting Taxes

Cutting Taxes

Surefire Strategies for Nailing Down a Home-Office Deduction

Home-office deductions can mount up, providing ample tax savings. If you’re self-employed, those deductions may well be available. The same…

Cutting Taxes

Tax-Free Income 12 Different Ways

The best income to receive tax-wise is tax free. And while it may seem surprising, there are many kinds of…

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Summertime Home and Travel Tax Breaks

Summertime is the prime time for many people to enjoy vacation homes and travel. And vacation time is even more…

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Cash in Your Losses to Save on Taxes in This Volatile Stock Market

Stocks are down sharply since reaching record highs in 2007. You may now hold stocks and stock funds that are…

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How to Pay the Least Tax on Social Security Benefits

  Social Security benefits are taxable and can have the surprise effect of nearly doubling your marginal tax rate --…

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E-Taxes: Manage Your Taxes On-Line This Filing Season and All Year

The IRS is trying to move the tax system from being paper-based to being electronic. To do so, it is…

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Perfectly Legal Ways to Cut Taxes on Your IRAs

Thirteen million households are eligible to convert tax-deferred traditional IRA accounts to tax-exempt Roth IRAs in 2010. That includes millions…

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Tax Hikes Ahead

10 money-saving moves to make before year-end Year-end tax planning in 2009 may be more important than it has been…

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Big Changes Ahead for Taxes—What to Do Now to Cut Your Bill

Congressional gridlock has had one slightly beneficial impact on federal income tax filers this year—there weren’t many big changes in…

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Real Tax Breaks for Real Estate Investors

The pullback in real estate prices in many areas of the US might offer buying opportunities for careful investors. What’s…