Where to Put Your Stocks and Bonds to Pay Less Tax

By holding investments like bonds in these accounts, any income earned will not be taxed in the period earned -- it will only be taxed, albeit at ordinary income rates, when money is actually withdrawn from the account.


GAO Tells Lawmakers Offshore Variable Life Can Be Abused

Further, some taxpayers closely control how their premiums are invested and may direct premium funds toward illiquid assets they currently own in an attempt to convert taxable income to tax-exempt income that is eventually passed on to their beneficiaries