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Is It Possible to Lower My Effective Tax Rate? What Are My Options?
It's possible to lower your effective tax rate and pay less on your taxes through a mix of tax-free income, tax deductions and credits, and the proper use of a tax deferral. Read more…

Is Your Life Insurance Taxable?
Is life insurance taxable? Normally, no, but some exceptions do exist. Here’s what to know if your loved ones are counting on that financial support in the event the worst comes to pass. Read more…

Are My State Tax Deadlines Extended Due to the Coronavirus?
The IRS delayed many of the filing and payment deadlines for the 2019 federal tax year due to the coronavirus pandemic. States don't have to follow the IRS's lead but many have. Find out if your state tax deadlines are also extended. Read more…

Should You Take Advantage of the 2020 Tax Deadline Extension?
Due to the economic uncertainty related to Coronavirus (COVID-19), the IRS granted an automatic 2020 tax extension to July 15 for income tax returns and payments originally due on April 15. Before paying your taxes, consider whether or not you should use that time to save more. Read more…

The 2020 Tax Deadline Extension: Everything You Need to Know
In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Treasury and IRS issued new guidance that calls for a tax deadline extension, moving the customary April 15 deadline to July 15, 2020. Read more to learn about the relevant details and how they impact your situation. Read more…

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