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The average victim loses $5,200 to con artists posing as agents from the Internal Revenue Service. Here's what you can do to protect yourself.
Congress has set its sites on inherited or "stretch" individual retirement accounts. Here's how to work around that.
The clock is running out to make smart money moves that can cut your tax bill, avoid a steep retirement penalty or snag more college aid.
Maintaining multiple homes makes financial sense for some retirees, while for others, it is an unnecessary expense. Here's how to tell.
How you save for retirement could keep your taxes low ... now, and as a retiree.
You can get your taxes done at no cost. See if you qualify.
There are a growing number of federal and state tax-prep services and free e-filing available.
Families of college-bound students could improve their chances at financial aid by cutting their tax bill this year.
More people use the proceeds from company stock plans to pay off debt than to boost their retirement savings, according to a new survey.
Save on taxes and get the warm fuzzies by donating to a donor-advised fund. Make sure you do your research.
From managing capital gains to charitable giving, there's a range of strategies to reduce the amount you fork over to the government.
Geri Pell, Pell Wealth Partners senior financial advisor, gives her best tips for what investors can do by the end of the year to cut their 2016 tax bill from the IRS.
Stocks have been reaching new heights ever since election day, yet some advisors worry that the market's movements are based on hype.
A popular strategy to maximize after-tax returns uses losses to offset capital gains, but it can come with some risks.
You can cut income and estate taxes with smart planning. Here's what you need to know before you move.
President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Treasury secretary said the administration will push for more child-care tax breaks.
Tax fraud schemes have turned into a national epidemic. Here are a few steps you can take to protect yourself this filing season.
If charitable giving is part of your holiday budget, make sure you're giving wisely.
While many tax return mistakes made by pros are accidental, others are not. How to spot that and what to do.
Even as they head into the most popular season for proposals, many young couples are taking a pragmatic approach to tying the knot.