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With some year-end planning, you may still find it worthwhile to file an itemized return to lower your 2018 tax bill.
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You may be able to use the 529 money for more expenses than you thought. But you must take withdrawals in the calendar year you incur the expense.
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If you sock away money in a retirement plan, you may be eligible for a tax credit from Uncle Sam worth up to $1,000 per person.
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Employers and insurers are offering more online tools and smartphone apps that steer you to the lowest drug prices.
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There may be contribution minimum requirements to set up a scholarship in your area. Here's what you need to know.
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Before renting out your home, familiarize yourself with the tax implications.
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If you're son or daughter plans to attend college abroad, here's what you should know.
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Now is a good time to boost savings and double-check your benefits. But the most important decision to make is whether to sign up for the new Blended Retirement System.
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Retirement savers can stash an extra $500 in IRA and 401(k) plans, and the income limits for contributing to a Roth are higher.
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Invest in a child’s future with gifts of stock or contributions to a Roth IRA or college savings.
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If you want to earn some extra cash for the holidays, you’ll have a better chance than ever of landing a temporary job as retailers and delivery companies announce a record number of seasonal hires.
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If you give appreciated securities to children, the amount they’ll pay in taxes when they sell depends on whether they receive the shares while you’re still alive or as an inheritance.
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Making tax-free gifts to charity from an IRA is gaining in popularity among older investors, thanks to changes under the new tax law. Here’s what you need to know to make a qualified charitable distribution.
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A new surcharge tier will kick in for 2019 for people with the highest incomes.
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While recipients will get a cost-of-living adjustment, workers will have more of their income subject to the Social Security tax.
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The rules vary by company.
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Rates didn’t change, but they’re pegged to your income instead of your tax bracket.
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