Tag Archives: Taxation

Buffett Calls for Super Rich to Pay their Way

Warren Buffett has once again called for the Super Rich to be made to pay more taxes by Washington. Writing in an editorial piece for the New York Times Buffett declares that it is time the super rich played their part in the needed ‘shared sacrifice’ of our times and called for Congress to increase taxes on ‘millionaires and billionaires.’

In a passionate and persuasive editorial he points out that while most poor and middle class Americans are struggling, the mega-rich continue to enjoy incredible tax breaks. He notes that people like investment managers, who earn billions of dollars, are … Read more at 2011 Taxes.

Learning About Currency Trading Taxation

Before starting to trade in the Forex market, there are some basics about currency trading taxation a Forex trader should be aware of. Notwithstanding the fact whether a Forex trader is going to become a long-term investor, or whether he/she just plans to try and see how it goes, it must be mentioned that currency market provides enormous tax advantages, especially in comparison with other financial markets.

It doesn’t matter whether a forex trader focuses on forex options/futures or on the spot market – there are tax benefits for both of them. Forex options/futures traders are taxed according to the … Read more at 2011 Taxes.

Advice for Texas Living Wills

There are a number of ways to handle your money properly as well as improperly that Texas living wills are a good idea. Inheritance tax planning advise is always given as a way of keeping everything the way you want it to be with your money and estate when you’re gone. Lots of people get inheritances from deceased family members, and sometimes not all of the inherited property and money is actually theirs. Taxes are involved and some confusing laws may be applied to this inheritance and can be very confusing.

Another option you may want to consider is a … Read more at 2011 Taxes.

Wills in Texas – planning for inheritance tax

A will is a legal document outlining who will receive your accumulated wealth and assets upon your death. Wills in Texas help you distribute your wealth as you desire among those you love. After your death, if you do not plan your estate properly, your loved ones could end up having to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in taxes upon your death.

Planning for inheritance taxes is one last thing you can do for your loved ones to help them keep as much of your property as possible. There are two kinds of properties. Real property is land, improvements … Read more at 2011 Taxes.