• There are 9 US states with no income tax, but 2 of them still tax investment earnings

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Most Americans file a state income tax return and a federal income tax return.
    The states with no income tax are Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming.
    If you live in one of those seven states - or New Hampshire or Tennessee, which don't tax income but do tax investment earnings - you may not need to file a state return.
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    If you owe at least $5 in federal income taxes, you have to file a federal tax return. Some people, however, are off the hook when it comes to filing a state tax...
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  • US Investing Championship hopeful Evan Buenger raked in a 131.9% return through August. He shares the distinct spin he's putting on a classic trading strategy that's led to his outsized returns

    US Investing Championship hopeful Evan Buenger raked in a 131.9% return through August. He shares the distinct spin he's putting on a classic trading strategy that's led to his outsized returns

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

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    While most adolescents are busy arguing over curfews, causing mischief, and playing video games, Evan Buenger - a US Investing Championship hopeful and CEO of Buenger Capital Partners - focused his attention elsewhere: the stock market. A mixture of curiosity and fascination drove his desire to decode the market's unknowns.
    "I think for my 11th birthday, I got a Wall Street Journal subscription, which is really pretty different for an 11-year-old," he told Business Insider. "And so, I would study a lot of these great investors that got a lot of media...
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