If you think of taxes as a baffling practice that only men in pinstripe suits enjoy, think again. Here’s a quick guide to help you understand and save on your personal income tax in just 5 minutes.

Words by Seng Bingyang

Yay it’s tax filing season! Said no one ever.

As Benjamin Franklin famously penned, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes”.

Since we cannot avoid it – and there’s no point in letting this annual activity cause us headaches and heartaches – let us embrace tax season and look for ways to derive some joy out of it. (Although I concede that we might have to look very hard.)

In this article, I’m going to give you a brief overview of your personal income tax and show you how you can save on your taxes through tax planning.

Tax planning …