Friday, May 27, 2016

Medicare Part D (Medicare prescription drug coverage)

>>Click here for more info on the cost of Medicare Part D>>

Monthly premium: 

The Part D monthly premium varies by plan (higher-income consumers may pay more). The charts below show your estimated prescription drug plan monthly premium based on your income as reported on your IRS tax return from 2 years ago and last year. If your income is above a certain limit, you'll pay an income-related monthly adjustment amount in addition to your plan premium.






















AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Online Tax Assistance - CAPITAL GAINS TAX

 
>>Click here for more info on AARP Tax-Aide Program FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS>>
 
>>How does selling your home for a profit affect the income you report and your tax liability? (CAPITAL GAINS TAX)>>


Tuesday, May 24, 2016

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION - CONSUMER INFORMATION - SCAM ALERTS


Elder Affairs is often reminded of new (and sometimes old) ingenious practices to separate elders and others from their money - either outright or through information that seniors provide in good faith.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) maintains a constantly updated website to alert consumers about what's real and what's fake.

>>Click here to link to the Federal Trade Commission - Consumer Information>>

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/scam-alerts