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Photo of a man and a woman plugging in their electric vehicle.

A few money-smart reminders go a long way to helping you trim your tax bill or maximize your tax refund.

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Two Principal retirement plan participants who have used their retirement savings accounts to manage taxes.

You’ve probably heard that retirement savings accounts are “tax advantaged” – meaning you don’t pay taxes on money you put into those accounts until you withdraw it in retirement. 

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