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Video: Taxes on Dividends Explained
If you purchase stock in a corporation or invest in a mutual fund that periodically pays dividends, the payments you receive throughout the year can provide you with some extra income. Watch this video to find out more about how this income may affect your taxes. Note: The tax rates in this video apply for tax years 2012 and earlier. Read more…

What Are Deductible Investment Interest Expenses?
In general, you can deduct interest paid on money you borrow to invest, although there are restrictions on how much you can deduct and which investments actually qualify you for the deduction. Read more…

Video: How to Use IRS Form 5498 on a Tax Return
Did you put money into an IRA this year? What about a Roth IRA? Watch this video to answer your questions about retirement savings and how they affect your taxes. Read more…

Tax Efficiency: ETF vs Mutual Fund
Investors often seek diversified portfolios while aiming to keep expenses low, which includes the tax impact of investing. A good combination of these goals comes from examining an ETF vs mutual fund, the two most popular investment vehicles for buying baskets of securities. Read more…

Tax Tips for Investors
Taxpayers trying to build wealth can weather the ups and downs of the tax side of investing by following a few historically helpful steps. Read more…

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