The threshold for deducting medical expenses from your taxes is rising to 10% of income. Should you accelerate some payments?
The deduction rate for business travel will rise to 56 cents a mile, and the rate for medical travel and moving will rise to 24 cents. The charity rate will not rise.
A number of measures that cut taxes for individuals and businesses have already ended this year. Those include relief from the AMT and sales tax deductions.
Exactly what proof you need to document and deduct your generosity varies by type of donation. Get the receipts even if you don't plan to itemize.
If you suffered losses in a hurricane or other disaster that weren't covered by insurance, you may be eligible for a tax deduction. Here's what you need to know.
If you went to college, hired child care or moved, you may be able to deduct at least some of your expenses. See other lesser-known deductions you don't want to overlook.
Don't miss the deductions and credits that are mostly likely to yield significant tax savings. Business, home and dependents are 3 key categories.
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