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District of Columbia Tax Guide
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District of Columbia Tax Guide

State tax rates and rules for income, sales, property, fuel, cigarette, and other taxes that impact District of Columbia residents.
September 26, 2022
Got Crypto? The IRS Really Wants to Know
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Got Crypto? The IRS Really Wants to Know

Recent crypto news shows that the IRS remains focused on digital assets—including cryptocurrency tax enforcement.
September 26, 2022
Kentucky State Tax Guide
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Kentucky State Tax Guide

State tax rates and rules for income, sales, property, fuel, cigarette, and other taxes that impact Kentucky residents.
September 23, 2022
Capital Gains Tax 101: Basic Rules Investors and Others Need to Know
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Capital Gains Tax 101: Basic Rules Investors and Others Need to Know

Learn the ins and outs of the capital gains tax, which you may owe if you sell stocks, your home, cryptocurrency, a stamp collection, and much more.
September 22, 2022
Capital Gains Tax on Real Estate
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Capital Gains Tax on Real Estate

Selling your home or a rental property at a gain? Here are important capital gains tax rules to keep in mind.
September 22, 2022

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What Are the Capital Gains Tax Rates for 2022 vs. 2021?
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What Are the Capital Gains Tax Rates for 2022 vs. 2021?

The tax rate that applies to a capital gain depends on the type of asset, your taxable income, and how long you held the property sold.
September 22, 2022
Calling All Teachers: You Can Deduct More for School Supplies for 2022
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Calling All Teachers: You Can Deduct More for School Supplies for 2022

For the first time in a long time, the tax deduction for out-of-pocket teacher expenses has increased.
September 21, 2022
What Are the Income Tax Brackets for 2022 vs. 2021?
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What Are the Income Tax Brackets for 2022 vs. 2021?

Depending on your taxable income, you can end up in one of seven different federal income tax brackets – each with its own marginal tax rate.
September 20, 2022
Hurricane Fiona: Tax Relief Available for Puerto Rico Victims
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Hurricane Fiona: Tax Relief Available for Puerto Rico Victims

FEMA's recent disaster declaration opens the door for extended federal tax filing and payment deadlines for victims of Hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico.
September 20, 2022
Save More on Green Home Improvements Under the Inflation Reduction Act
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Save More on Green Home Improvements Under the Inflation Reduction Act

Tax credits for energy-efficient home improvements are extended and expanded by the Inflation Reduction Act.
September 16, 2022
Rhode Island State Tax Guide
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Rhode Island State Tax Guide

State tax rates and rules for income, sales, property, fuel, cigarette, and other taxes that impact Rhode Island residents.
September 16, 2022
Reminder: Estimated Tax Payments Are Due Today
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Reminder: Estimated Tax Payments Are Due Today

The deadline for submitting your third estimated tax payment for 2022 is here, so get your payments in before it's too late.
September 15, 2022
EV Tax Credits Are Changing: What’s Ahead
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EV Tax Credits Are Changing: What’s Ahead

The Inflation Reduction Act—a multi-billion-dollar tax, climate, healthcare, and energy law—makes key changes to electric vehicle tax credits—some tha…
September 14, 2022
The Federal Tax Credit for Electric Vehicle Chargers is Back
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The Federal Tax Credit for Electric Vehicle Chargers is Back

The Inflation Reduction Act revives the federal tax credit for electric vehicle charging stations and EV charging equipment that had expired in 2021—w…
September 14, 2022
Selling and Rebuying Stocks? Beware the Wash Sale Rule
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Selling and Rebuying Stocks? Beware the Wash Sale Rule

When you’re selling and rebuying stocks, it’s important to understand the wash sale rule and avoid having losses disallowed by the IRS.
September 13, 2022
South Carolina State Tax Guide
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South Carolina State Tax Guide

State tax rates and rules for income, sales, property, fuel, cigarette, and other taxes that impact South Carolina residents.
September 13, 2022
6 RMD Changes We Could See This Year
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6 RMD Changes We Could See This Year

Congress is considering two bills that would make major changes to required minimum distributions. Could your RMDs be affected?
September 13, 2022
When Is Your First RMD Due?
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When Is Your First RMD Due?

If you turn 72 in 2022, you still have plenty of time to take your first RMD. But you might be better off taking it now.
September 13, 2022
California State Tax Guide
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California State Tax Guide

State tax rates and rules for income, sales, property, fuel, cigarette, and other taxes that impact California residents.
September 12, 2022
Big Changes to the Saver's Credit Could Be on the Way
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Big Changes to the Saver's Credit Could Be on the Way

Congress is considering legislation that would turn the Saver's Credit into a government match to your retirement plan contributions.
September 9, 2022
Saver's Credit: A Retirement Tax Break for the Middle Class
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Saver's Credit: A Retirement Tax Break for the Middle Class

If your income isn't too high, the Saver's Credit can help lower your tax bill if you contribute to a retirement account now.
September 9, 2022
Some States Will Tax Student Loan Forgiveness
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Some States Will Tax Student Loan Forgiveness

You won’t pay federal income taxes on cancelled student loan debt through 2025, but there are some states that will or could tax your student loan for…
September 9, 2022
Arizona Storm Victims Get More Time to Pay Taxes
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Arizona Storm Victims Get More Time to Pay Taxes

Certain tax filing and payment deadlines are extended for residents and businesses impacted by the recent severe storms in Arizona.
September 9, 2022
When Are 2022 Estimated Tax Payments Due?
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When Are 2022 Estimated Tax Payments Due?

If you're self-employed or don't have taxes withheld from other sources of taxable income, it's up to you to periodically pay the IRS by making estima…
September 9, 2022
2022 Tax Calendar: Important Tax Due Dates and Deadlines
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2022 Tax Calendar: Important Tax Due Dates and Deadlines

Know the tax deadlines that apply to you, so you don't get hit with IRS penalties or miss out on a valuable tax break.
September 9, 2022
New Jersey State Tax Guide
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New Jersey State Tax Guide

State tax rates and rules for income, sales, property, fuel, cigarette, and other taxes that impact New Jersey residents.
September 8, 2022