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Video: How Your Tax Dollars Are Spent
You know you have to pay your taxes, but do you know exactly what the federal government spends your hard earned money on? If not, you may be surprised to learn how the government spends the taxes it collects each year. Read more…

Hidden Federal Taxes You Pay
Federal taxes are attached to many of the items we purchase on a regular basis. The reason we don't notice or consider these taxes is that they're hidden in the purchase price of the item we're buying. Read more…

States with the Highest and Lowest Taxes
Where you live can help or hinder your ability to make ends meet. A myriad of taxes—property, license, state and local sales, property, inheritance, estate and excise taxes on gasoline—eat away at your disposable income. Weighing the tax landscape against your financial picture lets you stretch your dollars. Read more…

12 Strange State Tax Laws
While the federal tax code may be complicated, state tax laws can be just as convoluted. Read about these twelve strange state tax laws and how they are generating tax income in ways that are both bizarre and entertaining. Read more…

Cities With the Highest and Lowest Taxes
Geography has a lot to do with personal finance, and where you live in the United States has an impact on your annual tax burden. While federal income taxes are assessed in a consistent manner coast to coast, state and municipal taxes, such as sales and property taxes, vary widely. Read more…


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