Las Vegas Financial Advisor, CFP Certified Financial Planner in Las Vegas Financial Planning Firm | Blog Page | Audry Batiste CFP

Year-End Tax Planning for Individuals

Once again, tax planning for the year ahead presents more challenges than usual, this time due to the numerous tax extenders that expired at the end of 2013.

These tax extenders, which include nonbusiness energy credits and the sales tax deduction that allows taxpayers to deduct state and local general sales taxes instead of state and local income taxes, may or may not be reauthorized by Congress and made retroactive to the beginning of the year.

More significant however, is taxable income in relation to threshold amounts that might bump a taxpayer into a higher or lower tax bracket, thus, subjecting taxpayers to additional taxes such as the Net Investment Income Tax (NIIT) or an additional Medicare tax.

via Las Vegas Financial Advisor, CFP Certified Financial Planner in Las Vegas Financial Planning Firm | Blog Page | Audry Batiste CFP.

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