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Biden's Plan to Tax the Rich Faces Roadblocks
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Biden's Plan to Tax the Rich Faces Roadblocks

The president-elect is unlikely to get much on his wish list, with the Democratic majority in the House narrowed and the GOP likely keeping control of…
November 16, 2020
Will Joe Biden Raise YOUR Taxes?
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Will Joe Biden Raise YOUR Taxes?

During the campaign, Joe Biden promised that he would raise taxes for some people. Will you be one of them?
November 10, 2020
The 2021 Capital Gains Tax Rate Thresholds Are Out – What Rate Will You Pay?
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The 2021 Capital Gains Tax Rate Thresholds Are Out – What Rate Will You Pay?

Which tax rate applies to your 2021 long-term capital gains will depend on your taxable income.
October 27, 2020
Election 2020: Joe Biden's Tax Plans
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Election 2020: Joe Biden's Tax Plans

With the economy still in trouble, tax policy takes on added importance in the 2020 election. So, let's take a look at what Joe Biden wants to do abou…
October 22, 2020
Election 2020: President Trump's Tax Plans
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Election 2020: President Trump's Tax Plans

The president still hasn't provided details about second-term tax plans if he wins the election, but he has dropped a few hints over the past few mont…
October 15, 2020

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What Are the Income Tax Brackets for 2019 vs. 2018?
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What Are the Income Tax Brackets for 2019 vs. 2018?

If you're already looking ahead to April 15, 2020, here are the income tax brackets for the 2019 tax year. And thanks to "chained" indexing, some taxp…
November 15, 2019
Taxes on a Gift of Stock
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Taxes on a Gift of Stock

If you give appreciated securities to children, the amount they’ll pay in taxes when they sell depends on whether they receive the shares while you’re…
October 25, 2018
Capital Gains and the Kiddie Tax Under the New Tax Law
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Capital Gains and the Kiddie Tax Under the New Tax Law

Those paying the kiddie tax are in for higher rates that kick in at lower levels — but capital gains are still favored.
February 9, 2018
Understanding Capital Gains and Losses
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Understanding Capital Gains and Losses

What's a capital asset, and how much tax do I have to pay when I sell?
December 16, 2016
How to Limit Taxes on Capital Gains in Retirement
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How to Limit Taxes on Capital Gains in Retirement

Check to see if you qualify for the 0% capital-gains tax rate.
August 30, 2013