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.
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A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.