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Investigate Before You Invest

What do you want to invest in: stocks, bonds, mutual funds? Do you want to open an IRA or buy an annuity? Does your employer offer a 401K? Remember, every investment involves some degree of risk. Most securities are not insured by the Federal government if they lose money or fail, even if you purchase them through a bank or credit union that offers Federally insured savings accounts. Make sure you have answers to all of these questions before you invest:

  • Define your goals. Ask yourself "Why am I investing money?" Maybe you want to save money to purchase a house or to save for retirement. Maybe you would like to have money to pay for your child's education, or just to have a financial cushion to handle unexpected expenses or a loss of income.
  • How quickly can you get your money back? Stocks, bonds, and shares in mutual funds can usually be sold at any time, but there is no guarantee you will get back all the money you paid for them. Other investments, such as limited partnerships, often restrict your ability to cash out your holdings.
  • What can you expect to earn on your money? While bonds generally promise a fixed return, earnings on most other securities go up and down with market changes. Also, keep in mind that just because an investment has done well in the past, there is no guarantee it will do well in the future.
  • What type of earnings can you expect? Will you get income in the form of interest, dividends or rent? Some investments, such as stocks and real estate, have the potential for earnings and growth in value. What is the potential for earnings over time?
  • How much risk is involved? With any investment, there is always the risk that you won't get your money back or the earnings promised. There is usually a trade-off between risk and reward: the higher the potential return, the greater the risk. The federal government insures bank savings accounts and backs up U.S. Treasury securities (including savings bonds). Other investment options are not protected.
  • Are your investments diversified? Some investments perform better than others in certain situations. For example, when interest rates go up, bond prices tend to go down. One industry may struggle while another prospers. Putting your money in a variety of investment options can help to reduce your risk.
  • Are there any tax advantages to a particular investment? U.S. Savings Bonds are exempt from state and local taxes. Municipal bonds are exempt from federal income tax and, sometimes, state income tax as well. For special goals, such as paying for college and retirement, tax-deferred investments are available that let you postpone or even eliminate payment of income taxes.

Compare Investment Vehicles

Not all investment vehicles are created equal or work for your personal financial goals. Some provide steady income and are low risk, but yield small returns on investment; others may provide significant returns, but require a long term investment commitment. There is a wide assortment of investment vehicles available. Some of the most popular include: mutual funds, traditional IRAs, Roth IRAs, savings bonds or bond funds, stocks, and certificates of deposit.

Some investments pay out earnings on a regular (quarterly, monthly, or annual) basis, while others pay out earnings at the end of the investment period or may have age requirements for when you can withdraw your money without a penalty. Make sure your investment income stream matches your investment timeline.

You should also consider the tax ramifications. If you are saving for retirement or for education, consider investments that offer incentives for saving for a particular purpose. Your contributions for some investments are tax deductible, but the earnings are not taxed (e.g. Roth IRA); your contributions to other investments may not be taxed, but the earnings are taxed (e.g. traditional IRA).

You don't have to put all of your money in one investment. Consider diversifying your investment portfolio by placing your money in several investment vehicles. This can protect you from risk; while one of your investments may be performing poorly, another one of your investments can make up for those losses.

Type of Investment What is it? Risk level
Traditional IRA Traditional IRA is a personal savings plan that gives tax advantages for savings for retirement. Investments may include variety of securities. Contributions may be tax-deductible; earnings are not taxed until distributed. Risk levels vary according to the holdings in the IRA
Roth IRA A personal savings plan where earnings that remain in the account are not taxed. Investments may include a variety of securities. Contributions are not tax-deductible. Risk levels vary according to the holding in the IRA
Money Market Funds Mutual funds that invest in short-term bonds. Usually pays better interest rates than a savings account but not as much as a certificate of deposit (CD). Low risk.
Bonds and Bond Funds Also known as fixed-income securities because the income they pay is fixed when the bond is sold. Bonds and bond funds invest in corporate or government debt obligations. Low risk.
Index Funds Invest in a particular market index. An index fund is passively managed and simply mirrors the performance of the designated stock or bond index. Risk level depends on which index the fund uses. A bond index fund involves a lower risk level than an index fund of emerging markets overseas.
Stocks Stocks represent a share of a company As the company's value rises or falls, so does the value of the stock. Medium to high risk.
Mutual funds Invest in a variety of securities, which may include stocks, bonds, and/or money market securities. Costs and objectives vary. Risk levels vary according to the holdings in the mutual fund.

Investing Through Your Employer

Many employers encourage their employees to save for their retirement by establishing 401(k), 403(b), or 457(b) plans. Employees that participate in these programs elect to have a set amount of their income deducted from their paychecks to save for retirement; these amounts are not subject to income taxes. In many cases, your employer will match a portion of the amount of the money that you contribute into your 401(k) account, which is like getting "free" money. If you stop working at a company, remember to take the money from your 401(k) with you. If you "rollover" the total from your old job to an account at your new job, a traditional IRA, you will not have to pay taxes on the money.

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File 2011 taxes late  Report compensation of $600 or more paid to foreign agricultural workers who entered the country on H-2A visas in box 1 of Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement. File 2011 taxes late Compensation paid to H-2A workers for agricultural labor performed in connection with this visa is not subject to social security and Medicare taxes, and therefore should not be reported as wages subject to social security tax (line 2), Medicare tax (line 4), or Additional Medicare Tax withholding (line 6) on Form 943, Employer's Annual Federal Tax Return for Agricultural Employees, and should not be reported as social security wages (box 3) or Medicare wages (box 5) on Form W-2. File 2011 taxes late On Form W-2, do not check box 13 (Statutory employee), as H-2A workers are not statutory employees. 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File 2011 taxes late gov/businesses and click on Employment Taxes under Businesses Topics. File 2011 taxes late For employment tax information by telephone, call 1-800-829-4933 or 1-800-829-4059 (TDD/TTY for persons who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability) Monday–Friday from 7:00 a. File 2011 taxes late m. File 2011 taxes late –7:00 p. File 2011 taxes late m. File 2011 taxes late local time (Alaska and Hawaii follow Pacific time). File 2011 taxes late Additionally, you can call IRS TeleTax at 1-800-829-4477 for recorded information by topic. File 2011 taxes late Disregarded entities and qualified subchapter S subsidiaries (QSubs). File 2011 taxes late  Eligible single-owner disregarded entities and QSubs are treated as separate entities for employment tax purposes. 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File 2011 taxes late Information returns. File 2011 taxes late  You may be required to file information returns to report certain types of payments made during the year. File 2011 taxes late For example, you must file Form 1099-MISC, Miscellaneous Income, to report payments of $600 or more to persons not treated as employees (for example, independent contractors) for services performed for your trade or business. File 2011 taxes late For details about filing Forms 1099 and for information about required electronic filing, see the General Instructions for Certain Information Returns for general information and the separate, specific instructions for each information return that you file (for example, Instructions for Form 1099-MISC). File 2011 taxes late Generally, do not use Forms 1099 to report wages or other compensation that you paid to employees; report these amounts on Form W-2. 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File 2011 taxes late Do not include tax identification numbers (TINs) or attachments in email correspondence because electronic mail is not secure. File 2011 taxes late Web-based application for an employer identification number (EIN). File 2011 taxes late  You can apply for an employer identification number (EIN) online by visiting IRS. File 2011 taxes late gov and clicking on the Apply for an EIN Online link under Tools. File 2011 taxes late When a crew leader furnishes workers to you. File 2011 taxes late  Record the crew leader's name, address, and EIN. File 2011 taxes late See sections 2 and 10. File 2011 taxes late Change of address. File 2011 taxes late  Use Form 8822-B to notify the IRS of an address change. File 2011 taxes late Do not mail form 8822-B with your employment tax return. File 2011 taxes late Ordering forms and publications. File 2011 taxes late  You can order your 2013 and 2014 employment tax and information return forms, instructions, and publications online at www. File 2011 taxes late irs. File 2011 taxes late gov/businesses. File 2011 taxes late Click on the Online Ordering for Information Returns and Employer Returns. File 2011 taxes late You can also visit www. File 2011 taxes late irs. File 2011 taxes late gov/formspubs to download other forms and publications. File 2011 taxes late Instead of ordering paper Forms W-2 and W-3, consider filing them electronically using the Social Security Administration's (SSA) free e-file service. File 2011 taxes late Visit the SSA's Employer W-2 Filing Instructions & Information website at  www. File 2011 taxes late socialsecurity. File 2011 taxes late gov/employer, to register for Business Services Online. 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File 2011 taxes late Federal Express (FedEx): FedEx Priority Overnight, FedEx Standard Overnight, FedEx 2Day, FedEx International Priority, and FedEx International First. File 2011 taxes late United Parcel Service (UPS): UPS Next Day Air, UPS Next Day Air Saver, UPS 2nd Day Air, UPS 2nd Day Air A. File 2011 taxes late M. File 2011 taxes late , UPS Worldwide Express Plus, and UPS Worldwide Express. File 2011 taxes late For the IRS mailing address to use if you are using a private delivery service, go to IRS. File 2011 taxes late gov and enter "private delivery service" in the search box. File 2011 taxes late Your private delivery service can tell you how to get written proof of the mailing date. File 2011 taxes late Private delivery services cannot deliver items to P. File 2011 taxes late O. File 2011 taxes late boxes. File 2011 taxes late You must use the U. File 2011 taxes late S. File 2011 taxes late Postal Service to mail any item to an IRS P. File 2011 taxes late O. 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File 2011 taxes late A statewide legal holiday delays a filing due date only if the IRS office where you are required to file is located in that state. File 2011 taxes late However, a statewide legal holiday does not delay the due date of federal tax deposits. File 2011 taxes late See Deposits on Business Days Only in section 7. File 2011 taxes late For any filing due date, you will meet the “file” or “furnish” requirement if the envelope containing the return or form is properly addressed, contains sufficient postage, and is postmarked by the U. File 2011 taxes late S. File 2011 taxes late Postal Service on or before the due date, or sent by an IRS-designated delivery service on or before the due date. File 2011 taxes late See Private delivery services under Reminders. File 2011 taxes late By January 31 . File 2011 taxes late   File Form 943. File 2011 taxes late See section 8 for more information on Form 943. File 2011 taxes late If you deposited all Form 943 taxes when due, you have 10 additional calendar days to file. File 2011 taxes late Furnish each employee with a completed Form W-2. File 2011 taxes late Furnish each recipient to whom you paid $600 or more in nonemployee compensation with a completed Form 1099 (for example, Form 1099-MISC). File 2011 taxes late File Form 940, Employer's Annual Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax Return. File 2011 taxes late See section 10 for more information on FUTA. File 2011 taxes late If you deposited all the FUTA tax when due, you have 10 additional calendar days to file. File 2011 taxes late File Form 945, Annual Return of Withheld Federal Income Tax, to report any nonpayroll federal income tax withheld in 2013. File 2011 taxes late If you deposited all Form 945 taxes when due, you have 10 additional calendar days to file. File 2011 taxes late By February 15. File 2011 taxes late  Ask for a new Form W-4 or Formulario W-4(SP) from each employee who claimed exemption from federal income tax withholding last year. File 2011 taxes late On February 16. File 2011 taxes late  Any Form W-4 claiming exemption from withholding for the previous year has now expired. File 2011 taxes late Begin withholding for any employee who previously claimed exemption from withholding but has not given you a new Form W-4 for the current year. File 2011 taxes late If the employee does not give you a new Form W-4, withhold tax based on the last valid Form W-4 you have for the employee that does not claim exemption from withholding or, if one does not exist, as if he or she is single with zero withholding allowances. File 2011 taxes late See section 5 for more information. File 2011 taxes late If the employee furnishes a new Form W-4 claiming exemption from withholding after February 15, you may apply the exemption to future wages, but do not refund taxes withheld while the exempt status was not in place. File 2011 taxes late By February 28. File 2011 taxes late   File paper Forms 1099 and 1096. File 2011 taxes late File Copy A of all paper Forms 1099 with Form 1096, Annual Summary and Transmittal of U. File 2011 taxes late S. File 2011 taxes late Information Returns, with the IRS. File 2011 taxes late For electronically filed returns, see By March 31 below. File 2011 taxes late File paper Forms W-2 and W-3. File 2011 taxes late File Copy A of all paper Forms W-2 with Form W-3, Transmittal of Wage and Tax Statements, with the SSA. File 2011 taxes late For electronically filed returns, see By March 31 next. File 2011 taxes late By March 31. File 2011 taxes late   File electronic Forms W-2 and 1099. File 2011 taxes late File electronic Forms W-2 with the SSA and Forms 1099 with the IRS. File 2011 taxes late For more information on reporting Form W-2 information to the SSA electronically, visit the SSA's Employer W-2 Filing Instructions & Information webpage at www. File 2011 taxes late socialsecurity. File 2011 taxes late gov/employer. File 2011 taxes late For information on filing information returns electronically with the IRS, see Publication 1220, Specifications for Electronic Filing of Forms 1097, 1098, 1099, 3921, 3922, 5498, 8935, and W-2G. File 2011 taxes late By April 30, July 31, October 31, and January 31. File 2011 taxes late   Deposit FUTA taxes. File 2011 taxes late Deposit FUTA tax if the undeposited amount is over $500. File 2011 taxes late Before December 1. File 2011 taxes late  Remind employees to submit a new Form W-4 if their marital status or withholding allowances have changed or will change for the next year. File 2011 taxes late Introduction This publication is for employers of agricultural workers (farmworkers). File 2011 taxes late It contains information that you may need to comply with the laws for agricultural labor (farmwork) relating to social security and Medicare taxes, FUTA tax, and withheld federal income tax (employment taxes). File 2011 taxes late Agricultural employers report social security and Medicare taxes and withheld federal income tax on Form 943 and report FUTA tax on Form 940. File 2011 taxes late If you have nonfarm employees, see Publication 15 (Circular E). File 2011 taxes late If you have employees in the U. File 2011 taxes late S. File 2011 taxes late Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, see Publication 80 (Circular SS). File 2011 taxes late Publication 15-A, Employer's Supplemental Tax Guide, contains more employment-related information, including information about sick pay and pension income. 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File 2011 taxes late   Although we cannot respond individually to each email, we do appreciate your feedback and will consider your comments as we revise our tax forms, instructions, and publications. File 2011 taxes late COBRA premium assistance credit. File 2011 taxes late   The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA) provides certain former employees, retirees, spouses, former spouses, and dependent children the right to temporary continuation of health coverage at group rates. File 2011 taxes late COBRA generally covers multiemployer health plans and health plans maintained by private-sector employers (other than churches) with 20 or more full and part-time employees. File 2011 taxes late Parallel requirements apply to these plans under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA). File 2011 taxes late Under the Public Health Service Act, COBRA requirements apply also to health plans covering state or local government employees. File 2011 taxes late Similar requirements apply under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program and under some state laws. File 2011 taxes late For the premium assistance (or subsidy) discussed below, these requirements are all referred to as COBRA requirements. File 2011 taxes late   Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), employers are allowed a credit against “payroll taxes” (referred to in this publication as “employment taxes”) for providing COBRA premium assistance to assistance eligible individuals. File 2011 taxes late For periods of COBRA continuation coverage beginning after February 16, 2009, a group health plan must treat an assistance eligible individual as having paid the required COBRA continuation coverage premium if the individual elects COBRA coverage and pays 35% of the amount of the premium. File 2011 taxes late   An assistance eligible individual is a qualified beneficiary of an employer's group health plan who is eligible for COBRA continuation coverage during the period beginning September 1, 2008, and ending May 31, 2010, due to the involuntarily termination from employment of a covered employee during the period and elects continuation COBRA coverage. File 2011 taxes late The assistance for the coverage can last up to 15 months. File 2011 taxes late   Employees terminated during the period beginning September 1, 2008, and ending May 31, 2010, who received a severance package that delayed the start of the COBRA continuation coverage, may still be eligible for premium assistance for COBRA continuation coverage. File 2011 taxes late For more information, see Notice 2009-27, 2009-16 I. File 2011 taxes late R. File 2011 taxes late B. File 2011 taxes late 838, available at www. File 2011 taxes late irs. File 2011 taxes late gov/irb/2009-16_irb/ar09. File 2011 taxes late html. File 2011 taxes late   Administrators of the group health plans (or other entities) that provide or administer COBRA continuation coverage must provide notice to assistance eligible individuals of the COBRA premium assistance. File 2011 taxes late   The 65% of the premium not paid by the assistance eligible individual is reimbursed to the employer maintaining the group health plan. File 2011 taxes late The reimbursement is made through a credit against the employer's employment tax liabilities. File 2011 taxes late For information on how to claim the credit, see the Instructions for Form 943. File 2011 taxes late The credit is treated as a deposit made on the first day of the return period. File 2011 taxes late In the case of a multiemployer plan, the credit is claimed by the plan, rather than the employer. File 2011 taxes late In the case of an insured plan subject to state law continuation coverage requirements, the credit is claimed by the insurance company, rather than the employer. File 2011 taxes late   Anyone claiming the credit for COBRA premium assistance payments must maintain the following information to support their claim, including the following. File 2011 taxes late Information on the receipt of the assistance eligible individuals' 35% share of the premium including dates and amounts. File 2011 taxes late In the case of an insurance plan, a copy of invoice or other supporting statement from the insurance carrier and proof of timely payment of the full premium to the insurance carrier required under COBRA. File 2011 taxes late In the case of a self-insured plan, proof of the premium amount and proof of the coverage provided to the assistance eligible individuals. File 2011 taxes late Attestation of involuntary termination, including the date of the involuntary termination for each covered employee whose involuntary termination is the basis for eligibility for the subsidy. File 2011 taxes late Proof of each assistance eligible individual's eligibility for COBRA coverage and the election of COBRA coverage. File 2011 taxes late A record of the social security numbers (SSNs) of all covered employees, the amount of the subsidy reimbursed with respect to each covered employee, and whether the subsidy was for one individual or two or more individuals. File 2011 taxes late   For more information, visit IRS. File 2011 taxes late gov and enter “COBRA” in the search box. 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