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Paying Taxes for a Hired Caregiver

Here we go again Another presidential transition another Nannygate controversy Retirement Report readers likely remember the 1993 case of Zoë Baird whose nomination to be the first female U S attorney general was derailed when it was disclosed that she failed to pay required...
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

Last-Minute Tax Tips to Lower Your 2016 Tax Bill

Most taxpayers approach the tax filing deadline with a mixture of fear and loathing But this year there are reasons to be more sanguine For one thing because 2016 was an election year Congress didn t tinker much with the tax code If your personal circumstances didn t change last...
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

5 Surprising Things That Are Taxable

If you ve picked up some extra cash through luck athletic skill or criminal activities there s a good chance you owe taxes on that If you ve picked up some extra cash through luck athletic skill or criminal activities there s a good chance you owe taxes on that See Also 23 Most...
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

4 Overlooked Tax Breaks for the Self-Employed

Have you recently gone into business for yourself Check out these ways to make tax law work for you Have you recently gone into business for yourself Check out these ways to make tax law work for you See Also 17 Reasons the IRS Will Audit Your Tax Return See Also 17 Reasons the...
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

Another Marriage Penalty for Taxpayers

Getting married may make your mom happy but if you are a high income couple there s a good chance your taxes will go up That s because your combined income could force you to pay a higher federal tax bill than you would have owed had you stayed single Getting married may make...
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

Now That MDA Is Buying DigitalGlobe, Should You Buy MDA?

By now you ve probably heard the news Canada s MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates TSX MDA 160 is buying DigitalGlobe NYSE DGI one of America s leading providers of space based Earth photography Soon Canada will own the technology used for everything from Source
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

Disney Gives ESPN Anchors the Pink Slip

Remember when Craig Kilborn was an anchor on Sportscenter It was even before he was on The Daily Show I m definitely dating myself Twenty somethings today would probably say I thought Jon Stewart was the original Daily Show host and who s Craig Kilborn Indeed Source
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

3 Huge Healthcare Trends and How to Invest in Them (Hint: One Is Marijuana)

A growing and increasingly longer living global population makes healthcare one of the most attractive sectors for investors but I think 160 that genetic research robotic surgery and marijuana legalization could be the industry s biggest money making opportunities If so Source
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

Dicks Sporting Goods Inc — Best in Class but in a Shrinking Industry

In this Market Foolery 160 segment Chris Hill is joined by Bill Barker from Motley Fool Funds 160 as they cover the state of brick and mortar sporting goods retailers with the latest results from Dick s Sporting Goods NYSE DKS The bankruptcy of Source
Posted On 13 Mar 2017

3 Top Dividend Stocks

Dividend stocks can be a great way to generate income from investments and they can also be a great way to beat the market long term Paying a dividend can force a company to consider cash flow a little more than those who don t and may see their stock as currency with which to...
Posted On 13 Mar 2017