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Planning + Investing: Considerations For Selling A Business With Changing Tax Codes

Taxes are already a headache, and just when you think you’ve got a handle on it, they go and change the rules. The recently proposed American Families Plan, put forth by President Joe Biden, calls for substantial tax reform including changes that would eliminate the preferential rates for long-term capital gains for high income individuals, and revert them back to the top ordinary tax bracket.

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How Do I Know if I Need to Pay Quarterly Taxes?

Have you Googled the commonly asked question, “How do I know if I need to pay quarterly taxes?” In short, if you have untaxed income or you’re not having enough withheld from your paycheck, you need to pay estimated quarterly taxes. But there is a lot more to that statement that taxpayers need to understand in order to pay estimated quarterly taxes correctly. Let’s dive deeper and review who exactly needs to pay quarterly taxes, how to pay them, and the penalty for unpaid taxes.

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Paying Taxes in Retirement: FAQs

As you approach or enter retirement, you are likely wondering, “Do I have to pay taxes on retirement income?” This is a straightforward question, but the answer is not so clear. The amount of taxes paid on retirement income depends on a number of factors, like the type of income, how much you make, where you take income from, and the income of your spouse if you file taxes jointly.

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Paying Taxes on Investments: FAQs

Taxes? Check! Investments? Check! But how do they work together? Trust us, we get it. Quite often, our clients ask many of the same questions about taxes and investments, and because we’ve answered and served our clients well, we thought we’d highlight and answer some of the most frequently asked questions here.

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How Does Real Estate Tax Work?

Real estate tax rates and property values are different from state to state, but every homeowner can get confused or frustrated about the policies. Industry lingo and terms can be hard to unpack, and beyond that, you might have practical questions, like why your family member in a different state pays less taxes for a nicer house.

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