Gift tax

Taxes on Big Gifts Slated to Soar

Wealthy Americans are scrambling to transfer some of their riches before the end of the year when gift and estate taxes are set to jump. But be careful, warn the experts: Not everyone who can shift their money to the next generations right now should do it.

Your tax questions answered

It's an annual rite of passage that almost every taxpayer goes through: Interpreting the latest and greatest IRS rules. Of course, that leads to lots...

Tax Tips: Gift taxes

Someone wants to give you a gift of money (lucky you!) but you don't know what to do in terms of your tax return. Rest easy! As the receiver of the...