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"Above-the-Line" Deductions for Your 2021 Tax Return
Tax Breaks If, like most people, you claim the standard deduction instead of itemized deductions on your return, there are still many other tax deductions available that could save you a lot of money.
Considering Divorce? Beware of Retirement Account Breakups
Divorce Gray divorce issues include weaving through the complications of splitting pensions, 401(k)s and more before the process is complete.
By Joy Taylor • Published
The Rise of Gray Divorce: Why and Why Not?
alimony Al and Tipper Gore could be the poster children for one reason why divorce for those 50 and up is on the rise. There are many other factors at play, and several financial considerations to keep in mind, too.
By Neale Godfrey, Financial Literacy Expert • Published
Under the New Tax Law, Is My Alimony Tax-Free?
alimony The new policy goes into effect in 2019. Older divorces can be modified to follow the new rules—if both parties agree.
By Kevin McCormally • Last updated
When Permanent Alimony Makes Sense
alimony States have adopted sensible, multipart tests to help judges decide whether alimony is called for.
By Knight Kiplinger • Last updated