How a Wealth Tax Could Reward Savvy Entrepreneurs and Wise Investors
Several economists argue that a wealth tax could redistribute wealth from the idle rich to the Musks and Buffetts who create wealth, Noah Smith writes.
Top Portfolio Products: ARK Launches 3D Printing ETF
The PRNT ETF tracks the Total 3D-Printing Index, which includes 40 stocks in 3D printing and related businesses such as computer-aided design.
BD Lobby Group to Fight New Financial Transaction Tax Bill
Rep. Peter DeFazio introduced a bill Wednesday that would levy a tax on most financial trades. FSI has made it a "top priority" to fight similar bills in the states.
Top 10 Tax, Estate Planning Issues for Same-Sex Couples
“Today, there are opportunities and protections within reach for same-sex couples that were unavailable during most of American history,” says lawyer John McManus.
Net Unrealized Appreciation Could Yield a Pleasant Tax Surprise
For some employees holding company stock who leave their job, there's an alternative to rolling their 401(k) into an IRA.
New FAFSA Rules Create New College Financial Aid Strategies
Student loan rates are lower and FAFSA rules have changed, which creates new opportunities to maximize financial aid.
15 Worst US Cities for Retirement: 2016
Some cities, even those loved by younger residents, make life difficult for retirees or just don't have much to offer them.
Anatomy of an IRS Phone Scam
Despite the IRS' attempts to shut it down, this scam keeps reappearing. Make sure your clients don't fall for it.
How the Clinton, Trump Estate Tax Plans Could Affect the Economy
The Tax Foundation recently examined the potential effects of the presidential candidates' estate tax plans.
How to Spend, and Pay Taxes on, Your 401(k)
The oldest baby boomers have just reached the RMD finish line. Here's how financial planners are lessening the tax bite.