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2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

KiwiSaver: Scheme can't be used in tax return

I do not have an income to offset the losses against, so tax credits build up at IRD awaiting me earning any money! When I rang IRD they told me there is no legislation to enable me to offset my tax credits against my tax I have to pay from any earnings my KiwiSaver may make.


5 hrs ago | CNN

Chris Tucker settles huge tax bill

Vanessa Williams may soon be writing a very big check. The IRS has filed a tax lien against the actress, saying that she owes $369,249 to the federal government for her earnings in 2011.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Chris Tucker, Desperate Housewives, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Vanessa Williams, Economics News, Bankruptcy

9 hrs ago |

Chris Tucker, stand up comedian, owes IRS a whopping $14 million in tax money

Chris Tucker was in hot water with the IRS after failing to pay back his taxes. TMZ reports today, that Michael Jackson fan and comedian Chris Tucker owes the IRS a whopping $14 million dollars for unpaid taxes.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Chris Tucker

13 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Gov. Scott to pitch new round of tax cutsGov. Scott to pitch new...

On Monday, Sept. 1, Gov. Rick Scott kicks off a two-week Let's Keep Working tax cut bus tour in Tampa.


Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Adam Putnam, Miami Dade County, FL, us Travel, Travel, Charlie Crist

17 hrs ago | The Wave

Editorial: Probe of IRS scandal taxes patience

It's been 15 months since Attorney General Eric Holder announced that he had ordered a Justice Department investigation to determine if Internal Revenue Service employees broke the law when they targeted for extra scrutiny conservative groups applying for federal nonprofit status.


Related Topix: Eric Holder, Non-Profit, Opinion

Sun Aug 31, 2014


New charges for woman accused of stealing $100K

Prosecutors have filed new charges against a woman accused of stealing more than $100,000 from her Carbondale employer between 2009 and 2012.


Related Topix: Glenwood Springs, CO, New Castle, CO, Social Security, Personal Finance

The Motley Fool

5 Great Ways to Spend Your Income Tax Refund

The average income tax refund received by Americans this year was roughly $2,700.


Related Topix: Credit Card Debt, Personal Finance, Mortgage, IRA

State Tax Amnesty Program Kicks Off for 300,000 Taxpayers on Labor Day

A state tax amnesty program kicks off on Labor Day, put into place by a provision in the 2015 state budget that allows penalties and late fees to be waived when back taxes are paid off by Halloween.


Related Topix: Life, Labor Day, Holidays, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

What states like California can offer to get Teslaa s $5 billion factory

LOS ANGELES >> Five states are on the short list for a $5 billion factory that Tesla Motors plans to build so it can crank out batteries for a new generation of electric cars.


Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Startups, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives

The Motley Fool

Are Higher Taxes For Corporations Actually Increasing Risk in the Economy?

Corporate capital structure theory suggests that companies would be better off by borrowing more when taxes are high because leverage comes with tax benefits.


The Citizens' Voice

Corbett shifts no-tax stance

Gov. Tom Corbett's recent statement that he won't renew his 2010 no-tax pledge signals a big departure from a policy that's had a major impact on his tenure in office so far.


Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, Pennsylvania

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Businesses excel at minimizing taxes

A pharmaceutical company moved its headquarters to Ireland, sharply reducing its tax rate.


Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Ron Wyden, Democrat, US News

Nashua Telegraph

IRS warns of telephone scams pretending to be tax authorities

Scammers are calling people and pretending to be the Internal Revenue Service as a way to get financial information, the IRS has cautioned.


The Victoria Advocate

IRS to present business tax updates at UHV meeting

To make sure area businesses have the most relevant tax information, the University of Houston-Victoria Small Business Development Center has invited the Internal Revenue Service to a meeting Sept.


Related Topix: University of Houston Victoria, Victoria, TX, Small Business, Personal Finance

New Obamacare income verification form could delay tax refunds

Find out who qualifies for the ACA Premium Tax Credit, how you can claim the tax... Felue Chang who is newly insured under an insurance plan through the Affordable Care Act receives a checkup from Dr. Peria Del Pino-White at the South Broward Community Health Services clinic on April 15, 2014 in Hollywood, Florida.


Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Hollywood, FL

Vanessa Williams Slapped With Six Figure IRS Tax Lien

I'm a tax lawyer based in San Francisco , but I handle tax matters everywhere. I enjoy untangling a tax mess from the past, disputing taxes with the government or planning taxes for the future.


The San Diego Union-Tribune

Tax cuts for all?

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, right, and his former vice presidential running mate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., arrive for a dinner at the Union Club in Chicago where Romney interviewed Ryan about Ryan's new book, "The Way Forward: Renewing the American Idea."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Mitt Romney

Fri Aug 29, 2014


5 differences between Gov. Corbett, opponent Wolf

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, Harrisburg, PA, Science / Technology

Big tax cut plan would only give a 1 a day back to families

Finance Minister Michael Noonan has confirmed he has received treatment for a cancerous lump on one of his arms.


St. Petersburg Times

Gov. Rick Scott promises $1 billion in tax cuts for second term

Gov. Rick Scott is promising Florida voters a $1 billion package of tax and fee cuts in a second term including new limitations on property tax increases and another cut in auto tag fees.


Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Port Richey, FL, New Port Richey, FL, Pasco County, FL, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News