5 (Cheap) Tax-Free Dividends You Can Buy Now

5 (Cheap) Tax-Free Dividends You Can Buy Now

Municipal bonds, or bonds issued by states, cities and counties to finance roads, bridges and just about any other project you can imagine, pay a steady dividend that’s entirely tax-free for most Americans, meaning you can keep 100% of your gains forever. 

What To Do When You Can't Pay Your Tax Bill

What To Do When You Can't Pay Your Tax Bill

Even Though Tax Day was yesterday, If you know that you can't pay up by Tax Day, April 15, file anyway. Penalties apply for failure to file and failure to pay. To reduce the hit to your wallet, file your return even if you're going to owe and even if you know that you can't pay.

How To File For An Extension If You're Not Ready For Tax Day

How To File For An Extension If You're Not Ready For Tax Day

It just takes a few minutes, there are no special hoops to jump through, and there's no fee payable to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). And contrary to popular belief - and what some are suggesting this time of year - filing for an extension isn't an audit trigger.