Recent tax laws have increased the highest income tax rate for individuals, raised the dividend income and long-term capital gains tax rates for wealthier taxpayers and made planning for the alternative minimum tax a little more complicated for some people. At the same time, those who run their own shops also had to pay a higher self-employment tax beginning in 2013. And those are just a few of the changes that could hike the amount you will owe to Uncle Sam with this year’s tax return. If you find yourself facing a bigger tax bill, we can help. There are many strategies that can minimize your tax outlay and enhance your overall financial situation. Contact us for the kind of personalized, expert advice that will help put you on a sound financial footing.