Aside from direct relief from Uncle Sam, there are some good tax breaks disaster survivors can take on their 2013 tax forms.
Net gambling losses are one of the most overlooked deductions and should not be forgotten in your tax return, says Greg Rosica, tax partner at Ernst & Young.
It's almost always better to file jointly, but you have to know when it's not -- and how to do it right when you do.
Costs of doing business with the Internal Revenue Service recently rose for those needing special arrangements to pay taxes. Here's what to know.
Sue Thompson explains why there's a good chance your 2013 tax bill may be higher than you thought, and she shares three ideas for how you can lessen the impact of two new taxes in 2014.
The Internal Revenue Service considers tax preparation fraud a serious threat to taxpayers -- it made No. 3 on the agency's list of "Dirty Dozen" tax scams last year.
Even your unemployment benefits are taxable, but there are also ways to keep more cash in your pockets this April.
Consider all your options before paying taxes with a credit card. A smarter solution may be out there.
Taxpayers who pay for long-term care insurance and who don't take available deductions on it are leaving money on the table for Uncle Sam.
April 15 is right around the corner, so you'd better look at which method of tax filing is right for you.
Two years ago there were 1.2 million reports of tax-based identity theft, but we shot well past that just in the first half of 2013. So you'd better look out this year.
The alternative minimum tax is most likely to hit those with adjusted gross incomes of $200,000 to $500,000 living in a place with high state and local taxes. And do you have a large household? Look out.
It's too cold to have much fun across most of the U.S., so you may as well shrug your shoulders and dig into your 2013 tax returns.
Higher employment and the challenges posed by the Affordable Care Act will drive more Americans to their local H&R Block office this year, says the tax preparation company's CEO Bill Cobb.
Four of five strategic tax loss sales saw the shares outperform the S&P 500 in 2013.
Select the service that is right for you!COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
- Weekly roundups
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
- Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.
- Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
- Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
- Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.
- Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
- Intraday commentary & news
- Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.
- 100+ monthly options trading ideas
- Actionable options commentary & news
- Real-time trading community
- Options TV