What it takes to deduct medical expense on your tax return

What it takes to deduct medical expense on your tax return

As we all know, medical services and prescription drugs are expensive. You may be able to deduct some of your expenses on your tax return but the rules make it difficult for many people to qualify. However, with proper planning, you may be able to time discretionary...
Retiring to another state? Consider state and local taxes.

Retiring to another state? Consider state and local taxes.

When you retire, you may consider moving to another state — say, for the weather or to be closer to your loved ones. Don’t forget to factor state and local taxes into the equation. Establishing residency for state tax purposes may be more complicated than it initially...
Big changes for individual income tax returns this year

Big changes for individual income tax returns this year

When you file your 2018 income tax return, you’ll likely find that some big tax law changes affect you. Yes, individual income tax rates have decreased. But the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has also made significant changes to personal exemptions, standard...