Posts Tagged: taxes

President Trump’s Unlikely Victory and the Markets

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With the election of Donald Trump as President, we expect a wild ride in the investment markets. Indeed, they are already turning sharply negative due to the uncertainties ahead (recalling that the markets hate uncertainty). Will the new President really build an expensive wall across our Southern b...
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Zero Percent Capital Gains Tax Rate

0% taxes is a beautiful thing.  It doesn’t apply to everyone.  Let’s discuss. The Capital Gain rates are 15% (for most) and 20% (for very high income people).  Then there’s this pesky 3.8% tax on Net Investment Income if you make over $200,000.  Who knew that Capital Gains taxation was ...
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