Understanding tax strategies and managing your tax bill should be part of any sound financial approach. Some taxes can be deferred, and others can be managed through tax-efficient investing. With careful and consistent preparation, you may be able to manage the impact of taxes on your financial efforts.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Federal Income Tax
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
You May Need to Make Estimated Tax Payments If…
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.