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The Problem With 401(k) Catch-Up Contributions for 2024
Retirement Plans New rules governing certain Roth 401(k) catch-up contributions caused confusion and raised concern.
States With the Lowest Property Taxes
Property Tax Homeowners in these states received some of the lowest property tax bills in the U.S. How does your bill compare?
2023 Federal Tax Brackets and Income Tax Rates: How They Work
Income Tax Depending on your taxable income each year, you can end up in one of seven different federal income tax brackets, each with its own marginal tax rate.
By Kelley R. Taylor Last updatedIncome Tax
Texas Proposition 4 Approved: Property Tax Relief is Official
State Tax Here's what the approval of Texas Proposition 4 means for homeowners and when they'll see lower property tax bills.
By Katelyn Washington Last updatedState Tax
12 Places to Retire If You're Sick of the Heat
places to live Some like it hot; others not so much. Here are the 12 best places to retire if you can't stand the heat.
By Stacy Rapacon Publishedplaces to live
What to Know About Texas Property Tax Relief
Property Tax The Texas property tax relief package is now official. Here's what voters approved of and who will benefit from the new law.
By Katelyn Washington Last updatedProperty Tax
Time for These End-of-Year Tax Planning Tips
Tax Letter With a short time left before 2023 comes to a close, tax planning is all-important. Here are some areas to focus on.
By Joy Taylor Last updatedTax Letter
Don’t Let the 'Widow's Penalty' Blindside You: How to Prepare
If one spouse passes away, the surviving spouse could pay nearly double the amount of income taxes. Are you planning for this?
By Joe F. Schmitz Jr., CFP®, ChFC® Published
Virginia Is Sending 2023 Tax Rebate Checks: What You Need To Know
State Tax Eligible Virginians can look forward to a new 2023 tax rebate of up to $400. Do you qualify?
By Kelley R. Taylor Last updatedState Tax
Five Financial Moves to Make as Year's End Approaches
Now’s the time to review where you are and where you’re going, wrap up remaining goals for 2023 and think about what you want to accomplish in 2024.
By Kate Winget Published
Hobby Income: What It Is and How It’s Taxed
Income Taxes Hobby income isn’t subject to self-employment tax, but will the IRS consider your hobby a business?
By Katelyn Washington Last updatedIncome Taxes