4 Tips for Proper Tax Filing

4 Tips for Proper Tax Filing Barnett Financial & Tax

With the new year in full swing, tax season is just around the corner. Filing federal income taxes can be a long and complicated process, and mistakes are bound to happen here and there. As many of us know, these small mistakes can cost you big in tax returns and penalties. That’s why it never…

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Can You Turn Investment Losses into Tax Gains?

Can You Turn Investment Losses into Tax Gains? Barnett Financial & Tax

When markets take a spill, especially when it comes to your retirement investments, it’s harder to find ways to meet your financial goals. If you were relying on IRA or 401(k) withdrawals to cover your expenses, doing so when markets are down would decrease the lifespan of your savings. And if you’re nearing retirement, market…

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What Is a QCD and How Does It Work?

What Is a QCD and How Does It Work? Barnett Financial and Tax

You might expect your tax burden to decrease in retirement – after all, you’re no longer receiving a paycheck that incurs income tax, payroll tax, and Medicare tax. However, your income in retirement could be significant between investment income, rental properties, pensions, Social Security, and retirement account withdrawals. Then starting at age 72, you will…

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