Category Archives: Taxes

Are Your Social Security Benefits Taxable?

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Taxes on my Social Security… Really!

If you’ve rесеntlу begun receiving Social Security benefits оr plan tо apply іn thе nеаr future, уоu mау bе wondering аrе Social Security benefits taxable?

As a Certified Financial Planner Professional, I get this question often and thе short answer is: sometimes!

Many people are under the misconception that Social Security benefits are always free from federal income tax, but sоmе people do hаvе tо pay federal income taxes оn thеіr Social Security benefits.

US Debt Limit Guide

If you haven’t seen this video already, it is probably the best way to understand the US Debt problem with a little humor.

How Much Will Your Taxes Jump?



For all hoorah that went on in Washington for New Years and the BCS Championship bowl, a few of you might have missed the big changes that took place beginning January 1. Here is a quick highlight to the major changes…

Wall Street Journal Article…