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Tax Preparation Checklist

Before you prepare your tax return you should have a tax preparation checklist to help you get organized. Along with this, your tax preparation checklist…

Should You Prepare Your Own Tax Return?

Are you thinking of preparing your own tax return? There are both pros and cons of doing so. Some people swear this is the only…

Determine Your Estate Tax Liability

One of the best ways to determine your estate tax liability is with a tax calculator. It is good to know how much money you…

Calculating Tax on Social Security Benefits

Are you set to receive Social Security benefits in the near future? This is an exciting time in your life. While it's a good thing,…

Evaluate Your Payroll Withholdings

Whether or not you should adjust your payroll withholdings is a big question. If you owed a lot of taxes with your final return or…

Estimate Your Capital Gains Tax

When Benjamin Franklin said, "The only things certain in life are death and taxes" he wasn't joking.  Rest assured, if you make a profit on…

Calculate your self-employment tax

Working for yourself can mean freedom from the bureaucracy of a big corporation or escaping an overbearing boss, but it won’t let you off the…

Determining Your Tax-Equivalent Yield

If you are like most people, you probably need to learn more about tax-equivalent yields. This may be true even if you are a wise…