Tag: taxes

A New Economic Stimulus Package With Obama-Bush Tax Cuts and Unemployment Benefit Extensions

[Update – No New Taxes with Tax Extensions Approved] President Obama has now signed into law a bill that covers a temporary extension of all the bush-era tax cuts. The… Read more »

Deficit Reduction Plan: Solve America’s Debt Problem By Cutting Taxes, Social Security, Medicare and Federal Retirement Benefits

To tackle America’s growing national debt problem, President Obama put together a task force earlier this year to look at options on how to cut government spending, implement tax reform… Read more »

401k, 403b, IRA Contribution and Income Limit Changes from Officially Released by IRS

[Update] You can now see the most up-to-date 401K/403b, IRA and Roth IRA limits here _____________________ The IRS has released the latest 401k, 403b, IRA and other retirement/thrift plan contribution and income limits…. Read more »

Five Ways to Make Sure You Get the Most Social Security Income at Retirement – And What You Can Do About It Now

It’s hard to believe that Social Security has been in existence for over 75 years. During that time, however, it has become an income staple for many Americans, with nine… Read more »

Over Contributed to Your 401k, IRA or Roth IRA? Correct Excess Contributions To Avoid a Tax Penalty

The article below shows what options you have if you mistakenly over contributed to your employer 401k plan or IRA. Over Contributed to Employer Sponsored 401(k) Plan Firstly, congratulations on having reached… Read more »

Updates: Claiming Home Buyer Credit Extension, Small Business Loans and Tax Breaks Plus $250 SSI Payment

I wanted to provide a few updates on some of the more popular topics on this site given recent developments. You can click on the topic header to get more… Read more »