The proposed Build Back Better Act is jam-packed with a number of significant impacts on tax rates, Roth IRA strategies, and common estate planning techniques, including gifts to trusts. While the legislation has not yet been finalized, taxpayers may wish to consider their options.
If you’re considering a move to Washington State, go for the views of Mount Rainier or the Olympics—but think twice if you’re relocating to avoid taxes on capital gains.
Most active investment managers don’t achieve their main objective—delivering higher returns than market averages. In fact, roughly 90% of US, international, and emerging market mutual funds underperformed their respective benchmarks over the past 15 years. But that doesn’t stop investors from trying.