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Do You Pay Taxes on Investments? What You Need to Know
As you start to diversify your financial portfolio, you'll likely look into investing. But do you pay taxes on investments? How much should you plan to account for? Our guide outlines some important points you need to know so you can invest with peace of mind. Read more…

What Is IRS Form 5498: IRA Contributions Information?
Form 5498: IRA Contributions Information reports your IRA contributions to the IRS. Your IRA trustee or issuer - not you - is required to file this form with the IRS by May 31. Read more…

Employee Stock Purchase Plans
Get information about how your employee stock purchase plan can impact your taxes. Read more…

What is Form 1099-B: Proceeds from Broker Transactions?
If you sell stocks, bonds, derivatives or other securities through a broker, you can expect to receive one or more copies of Form 1099-B in January. This form is used to report gains or losses from such transactions in the preceding year. People who participate in formal bartering networks may get a copy of the form, too. Read more…

Capital Gains and Losses
What is a capital asset, and how much tax do you have to pay when you sell one at a profit? Find out how to report your capital gains and losses on your tax return with these tips from TurboTax. Read more…


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