Taxes

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Hillary Clinton on Thursday announced an increase to her proposed top estate tax rate in her latest nod to Sen. Bernie Sanders.

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Ireland will appeal against the European Commission’s ruling forcing it to recover billions in back-taxes from Apple.

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Incomplete gift non-grantor trusts can shift tax exposure out of high-tax states to those with no state income tax.

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In several states, annual back-to-school sales tax holidays will be noticeably more muted this year.

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Financial advisors recommend paying attention to the presidential front-runners’ proposals affecting your wallet — for better or worse.

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Don’t get too excited about the big Mega Millions jackpot. Taxes take a bigger bite out of winnings than you’d expect.

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Among other advantages, working parents can save more than $2,000 in taxes when their kids are enrolled in summer day camp.

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Big tax bills can crimp retirement more than you expect. These moves should help.

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Now that tax year 2015 is in the rearview mirror, it’s time to turn your attention to the return you’ll be filing next year.

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In addition to seeing smaller paychecks every week as they pay taxes throughout the year, millions of Americans have to pay even more to the IRS by the April 15 deadline.

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Accountants work so hard around this time of year that they’re literally making themselves sick.

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The clock is ticking for tax procrastinators — today is the deadline for filing your 2015 returns.

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Buying a home no longer offers attractive tax breaks, due to near-record low mortgage rates and an increase in the standard deduction.

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You still have time to take these eleventh-hour small-business tax deductions, which could save you thousands of dollars.

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Make sure you’re up on credits you may be able to claim. It could make a serious dent in your tax burden or even result in a tax return.