The CBD Blog

Find peer advice, partner insights, and industry updates – all here in the CBD blog, ‘At The Helm’! With contributions from our entire team, we blog about the things that interest you.

10 Elections That Can Save Money on Your 2015 Federal Taxes

Are you looking for ways to lower your 2015 personal income tax liability? The filing deadline for most individuals, including self-employed taxpayers, falls on April 18 this year. (People in Maine and Massachusetts have until April 19 due to Patriot’s Day observances.) So, there’s still time to consider making one (or more) of these money-saving elections on your 2015 federal income tax return.

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10 Elections That Can Save Money on Your 2015 Federal Taxes

Are you looking for ways to lower your 2015 personal income tax liability? The filing deadline for most individuals, including self-employed taxpayers, falls on April 18 this year. (People in Maine and Massachusetts have until April 19 due to Patriot’s Day observances.) So, there’s still time to consider making one (or more) of these money-saving elections on your 2015 federal income tax return.

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ACA Boosts Popularity of Health Savings Accounts

Health Savings Accounts have become more attractive since passage of the Affordable Care Act. Year-to-year data shows a 23% jump in the number of accounts and a 25% gain in account balances. Here, we explore the ins and outs of these accounts and their impact on other health coverage.

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ACA Boosts Popularity of Health Savings Accounts

Health Savings Accounts have become more attractive since passage of the Affordable Care Act. Year-to-year data shows a 23% jump in the number of accounts and a 25% gain in account balances. Here, we explore the ins and outs of these accounts and their impact on other health coverage.

Read on CBD Spotlight >

Important Tax Figures for 2016

Every year, the dollar amounts allowed for various federal tax benefits are subject to change based on inflation adjustments and legislation. Here are some important tax figures for 2016, compared with 2015, including the estate tax exemption, Social Security wage base, qualified retirement plan and IRA contribution limits, driving deductions, allowable business write-off amounts and more.

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Important Tax Figures for 2016

Every year, the dollar amounts allowed for various federal tax benefits are subject to change based on inflation adjustments and legislation. Here are some important tax figures for 2016, compared with 2015, including the estate tax exemption, Social Security wage base, qualified retirement plan and IRA contribution limits, driving deductions, allowable business write-off amounts and more.

Read on CBD Spotlight >