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A poll of charitable billionaires found that a majority say taxes impact their giving.
Many say 529 savings plans are the best way to save for college, but interest in them is cooling.
My worst fears about Paul Ryan were borne out in Wednesday night's speech.
Dozens of tax changes take effect at year's end. While the "Bush-era tax cuts" get talked about often, here's what entrepreneurs need to know.
An IRA can contain anything that makes you money, but as with any DIY investment, caution is required.
Democrats want to push tax cuts through the Senate for companies that hire new workers, give raises or buy major new equipment this year.
Everyone is talking about the looming “fiscal cliff,” but just how likely is the United States to go careening over it? Pretty likely, says former Obama economic advisor Jared Bernstein. .
If you're worried about how yours might fare during a downturn, consider a recession-proof industry, which caters to ongoing demands.
New York Times reporter David Kocieniewski's Pulitzer was well-deserved, and perfectly timed.
Sole proprietors may be on top of it in terms of getting their taxes done, but they may be cheating themselves: According to data compiled from online accounting solution Outright.com, business owners are neglecting to report mileage expenses on their tax returns.
Here are some things to check or consider if you still have the good old "1040 Form" on your to-do list, the Christian Science Monitor reports.
Even if you haven't finished — or started — filling out your tax forms, you've still got time to get your receipts in order and work the tax code to your advantage.
Some celebrities, including Lauryn Hill, fell out of good standing with the IRS, and paid dearly for it. Read ahead to see some of the celebrities who just didn’t get that return in on time.
The latest inflation data shows rising gasoline prices could start to pinch consumers and steal away any savings from the just-approved extension of the payroll tax cut.
Rising gasoline prices could bite into any savings from the expected extension of the payroll tax cut, but for now the higher costs could be somewhat offset by lower winter heating bills.
One has to cut when one can’t borrow any more. But that still hasn’t stopped the various interested parties and think-tanks on both sides of the Atlantic from arguing on whether this is the optimum approach or not.
By knowing exactly what cash you have coming in and going out and when those transfers occur, you ensure you have enough cash to continue operating from day to day. At its most basic level, cash-flow forecasting helps a business survive.
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Amid the wailing and gnashing of teeth that are governments’ attempts to confirm the long-term viability of the euro project, we are also witnessing an attempt to introduce a financial transactions tax (FTT) or “Tobin Tax” in the European Union.
The IRS audited one in eight millionaires who filed taxes last year while only auditing 1 in 100 individuals earning less than $200,000 in an effort to "assure that there's equity in the system."