Finance
February 21, 2019

Tax considerations for retirees

The federal government offers some major tax breaks for older Americans. Some of these perks deserve more publicity than they receive. 

If you are 65 or older, your standard deduction is $1,300 larger. Make that $1,600 if you are unmarried. Thanks to the passage of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act,...

 

Tax scams and schemes

Year after year, criminals try to scam certain taxpayers. Year after year, certain taxpayers resort to schemes in an effort to put one over on the Internal Revenue Service (I.R.S.). These cons occur year-round, not...

Retirement planning weak spots; they are all too common

Retirement savers will want to diversify their invested assets.