Spring Cleaning: When Can You Purge Your Old Financial Records?

Feeling the urge to purge? Summer’s coming, so it’s likely you’re wrapping up your spring cleaning before your summer fun begins. April 17, 2018 was the deadline for individuals and C-corporations to file their federal income tax returns for 2017 (or to file for an extension). Before you throw out your old financial records, however, […]

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U.S. Treasury to Retire the myRA Program

According to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the My Retirement Account (myRA) program will end. Created just a few years ago in 2014, the Treasury has decided this short-lived Roth IRA backed by the government is not cost-effective, and will be eliminated as a part of the Trump Administration’s effort to slim down wasteful […]

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Taxes and Traditional IRAs: What You Need to Know

If you weren’t already aware, in general, contributions made to a Traditional IRA (individual retirement account) are tax-deductible if you or your spouse are not covered by a retirement plan at work. For 2016 and 2017, the annual contribution limit for a traditional IRA is $5,500, or $6,500 if you’re age 50 or older. Contribution […]

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