By now you’ve heard the news from the 2010 Tax Act – one of the provisions is that during calendar year 2011, the Social Security withholding tax is reduced from 6.2% to 4.2%. This means that you have an additional 2% of your income, up to the $106,800 limit, available to you to do with as you wish. This is your opportunity to make a splash!
I think it would be a very good idea to bump up your 401(k) deferral by 2% if you aren’t already maxed out. If you have maxed out your 401(k), you could use the …Read More