For a lot of people, April 15th is a day filled with more fear and anxiety than Friday the 13th, April fool’s Day and Halloween combined. When you know a big tax bill is coming it is difficult to think about anything else. Our taxes go towards […]Read more
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Every year, tens of billions of dollars worth of unclaimed tax refunds and other financial assets languish in government coffers.
In addition to unclaimed tax refunds, state governments are holding onto nearly $42 billion worth of unclaimed property (uncashed paychecks, insurance payouts, unused […]
Most people think of tax shelters as being complicated, expensive strategies that only the wealthiest taxpayers use in order to cut their tax bills to Uncle Sam. But what many investors don’t know is that a very simple and easy-to-understand investment—U.S. savings bonds […]Read more
With tax season winding down, most people have already had their appointments with their tax preparers. It’s time to reflect on that experience and decide if you need to find new help for next year. Not all signs of a bad tax preparer are obvious, so don […]Read more