Earnings After Taxes: New Rule Requires Mutual Fund Ads to Show After-Tax Returns | ABCNews quotes W. Ben Utley, CFP®

After-tax earnings numbers are nice, but they're a matter of history. Certified Financial Planner® W. Ben Utley advises readers to consider another statistic: turnover. "Turnover gives you some predictability of the taxability of a fund... I imagine the after-tax rates would be helpful... but the problem is, it's all based on the past."  By Lisa Singhania