Why buy tax-exempt bonds in a fund?

Answer Tax-free or tax "advantaged" investments can be beneficial to certain types of investors. Some bonds generate tax-free returns and can be obtained individually or in a diversified mutual fund.Featu... Read More »

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Are church bonds tax exempt?

Many modern-day churches finance construction projects with bonds, which can be a risky and expensive venture that needs serious consideration. Church bonds are not tax exempt and any accrued inter... Read More »

Are municipal bonds tax exempt?

The interest earned on a municipal bond is exempt from federal taxes by the Internal Revenue Service. The tax-free interest on a municipal bond makes the bond an attractive choice for investors.Ref... Read More »

Types of Tax-Exempt Bonds?

Tax-exempt bonds are usually referred to as municipal bonds, and are issued by state, city and local governments to finance the functions of the municipality. Municipal bonds are used for building ... Read More »

Is the Dreyfus Fund tax exempt for state& federal?

All of the dividends received from Dreyfus municipal money market and bond funds are exempt from federal income tax, although you must report them on federal income tax forms. Each state has its ow... Read More »