Year-End Tax Tips—Start Early

As you manage your taxes at year-end, one important, constant goal should be to reduce your adjusted gross income (AGI), which equals your gross income (salary, investment earnings, etc.) less your allowable deductions and exemptions. Maximizing your deductions and exemptions, as well as taking advantage of any tax credits available to you, is a great […]

Tax Breaks for Landlords

Like many Americans, you may be thinking of investing in a home or condo that has the potential to appreciate over time while generating a steady stream of rental income. Property investment can be risky given the fluctuations in the real estate market, but the Federal government has made buying residential properties for rental purposes […]

Income Tax Filing—What You Should Know

The April 15th tax deadline always seems just around the corner. Preparing in advance to file your federal income tax return might help make a sometimes overwhelming process easier to tackle. Fortunately, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has established several convenient methods to help each taxpayer file promptly and with ease. Electronic Filing (E-File) Since […]