Tag: Taxes

Postal Service Not Implementing Payroll Tax Deferral

September 22, 2020 4:57 PM
Postal Service Not Implementing Payroll Tax Deferral

The Postal Service announced that it has elected not to implement the payroll tax deferral for its employees.

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The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

September 10, 2020 9:53 AM
The Battle Over Federal Employees’ Payroll Taxes

Federal employees will not be able to opt out of the temporary payroll tax deferral, but some lawmakers are pushing to change that.

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Will the New Social Security Tax Deferral Affect Your Retirement?

September 3, 2020 12:20 PM
Will the New Social Security Tax Deferral Affect Your Retirement?

A temporary payroll tax deferral is now in effect. What could this mean for your Social Security benefits?

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Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

August 31, 2020 6:58 PM
Will the Payroll Tax Deferral Apply to Federal Employees?

It appears some federal employees will have withholding of their payroll taxes deferred under a new executive order. Here’s what we know.

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Trump’s Payroll Tax Cut is a Lose-Lose Deal

August 6, 2020 12:11 PM
Trump’s Payroll Tax Cut is a Lose-Lose Deal

The author says that a proposal to suspend the Social Security payroll tax would jeopardize the overall health of the program.

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3 Hidden Expenses in Retirement

July 21, 2020 9:47 AM
3 Hidden Expenses in Retirement

These are three hidden expenses you may not anticipate that can impact your retirement budget.

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Will Federal Employees Really Have Lower Taxes in Retirement?

June 24, 2020 12:44 PM
Will Federal Employees Really Have Lower Taxes in Retirement?

Many federal employees assume they will be in a lower tax bracket in retirement. As the author explains, this may not be the case.

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3 Social Security Questions

May 23, 2020 8:58 AM
3 Social Security Questions

Social Security is a key part of your federal retirement benefits. These are three important things to know about it.

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3 Things to Do With Your Extra Money

May 22, 2020 7:13 AM

The coronavirus has many federal employees working at home which could mean they have fewer expenses. These are some ways to put the savings to work.

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Top Financial Mistakes That Do-It-Yourselfers Make

May 18, 2020 5:22 PM
Top Financial Mistakes That Do-It-Yourselfers Make

The author outlines some common mistakes he has personally seen individuals make when doing their own financial planning.

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