tax law

How the New Tax Law Affects Retirees and Retirement Planning
tax law

How the New Tax Law Affects Retirees and Retirement Planning

Tax lawyers, accountants and financial planners are burning the midnight oil trying to figure out all the ins and outs of the new tax law.
January 12, 2018
Big Change Afoot for the "Kiddie Tax" Under the New Tax Law
taxes

Big Change Afoot for the "Kiddie Tax" Under the New Tax Law

Though the exemption remains the same, the rates are quite different.
January 12, 2018
Gaming the Mortgage Interest Deduction Under the New Tax Law
tax law

Gaming the Mortgage Interest Deduction Under the New Tax Law

The rise in the standard deduction means far fewer people will be deducting mortgage interest.
January 12, 2018
Small-Business Owners Win Big in New Tax Law With 20%-Off Deal
small business

Small-Business Owners Win Big in New Tax Law With 20%-Off Deal

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 work…
January 11, 2018
QCDs: Use This Tax Strategy to Get More From 2018 RMDs
IRAs

QCDs: Use This Tax Strategy to Get More From 2018 RMDs

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 distribution…
January 5, 2018
Winners and Losers in the New Tax Law (Including #MeToo)
tax law

Winners and Losers in the New Tax Law (Including #MeToo)

When dissecting who will benefit and who will pay more under the new tax law, it's enlightening to look beyond the obvious.
December 27, 2017