Impact of Taxes and Inflation Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment. You are viewing this website at a small screen resolution which doesn't support calculators. Click here to view this calculator. Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Tax Deductions You Won't Believe Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative. The ABCs of Zero Coupon Bonds Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio. Fallen Tree Damage—Who Pays? Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.