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Gaming the Mortgage Interest Deduction Under the New Tax Law
Tax Breaks The rise in the standard deduction means far fewer people will be deducting mortgage interest.
New Tax Law Offers Added Incentive to Make Tax-Free Transfer of RMDs From Your IRA to Charity
tax law Basic rules for charitable deductions stay the same under the new tax law, but a near doubling of the standard deduction may change people's giving.
By Kimberly Lankford • Last updated
QCDs: Use This Tax Strategy to Get More From 2018 RMDs
Tax Breaks Under the new tax law, those taking RMDs can get a tax break even without itemizing by giving to charity. Here's how qualified charitable distributions can pay off beyond good deeds.
By Brian Vnak, CFP, CPA • Last updated
26 Ways the New Tax Law Will Affect Your Wallet
Tax Breaks The new year starts with a new tax law affecting every taxpayer in the land.
By Kevin McCormally • Last updated
Winners and Losers in the New Tax Law (Including #MeToo)
tax law When dissecting who will benefit and who will pay more under the new tax law, it's enlightening to look beyond the obvious.
By Evan T. Beach, CFP®, AWMA® • Last updated
Small-Business Owners Win Big in New Tax Law With 20%-Off Deal
small business While small businesses don’t get as hefty a tax break as corporations do, they do get a 20% reduction of taxable business income. Here's how that works, and some other benefits they could enjoy in 2018.
By Pete Woodring, RIA • Last updated