Complete Idiot's Guide to Tax-Free Investing by Grace W. Weinstein

By Grace W. Weinstein

Someone who does not are looking to surrender the lion's proportion of profits and source of revenue to Uncle Sam-- people with or with no 401(k) and pensions, the self-employed and employee bees, householders and renters... the checklist is going on and on.

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The interest on a mortgage loan of up to $1 million is deductible. For most people, this ceiling is high enough—although it is a combined limit applied to both first and second homes. Mortgage payments are made up of both principal and interest. In the early years of a mortgage loan, most of the money goes toward interest. This gives you larger deductions. In the later years, as the mortgage is gradually paid off, more of the money will go toward principal and your deductions will be smaller. Bear in mind that the value of a tax deduction is directly related to your tax bracket and, therefore, to Tax Tips There’s a big difference between tax deductions and tax credits (see Chapter 1, “The Toll Taxes Take”).

You get no benefit from lower capital gains rates within a taxsheltered retirement plan. The important thing to remember is that a retirement plan is not itself an investment vehicle. It is a container for investment vehicles you choose. You can put stock or a stock fund within a retirement plan, and you can put bonds or a bond fund. But it does not make any sense to put a tax-advantaged investment such as a municipal bond or an annuity within a tax-sheltered retirement plan. You can’t derive a double tax benefit from the same investment.

If you choose to charge, the IRS won’t impose a fee, but the charge card or credit card issuer may charge as much as 2 percent. The Least You Need to Know ➤ The investment universe consists of stocks, bonds, and cash equivalents. ➤ Investing in bonds offers the choice of taxable or tax-free income. ➤ Diversifying your investments lets you minimize risk. ➤ Both your time horizon and your tolerance for risk play a role in the investments you choose. ➤ A tax professional can help you with tax planning and tax filing.

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