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U.S. tax law could ensnare unsuspecting Canadians

A little-known U.S. law taking effect in July is worrying American expats, dual citizens living in Canada and Canadians concerned about their privacy.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News

6 hrs ago | Evening Sun

Incumbent faces challenger in 196th race

Elizabeth Roberts, a founder of the York 912 Patriots, is challenging incumbent state Rep. Seth Grove for the 196th District seat in the May 20 primary, and the two Republicans disagree on some issues.


Related Topix: US News

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Daily Kos

The real IRS scandal that's costing Uncle Sam trillions

To be sure, the Republican excavation project to unearth the smoking gun proving the agency targeted right-wing " social welfare organizations " over their non-profit status will continue.


Related Topix: US News, Non-Profit, Reince Priebus, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham

The Brooks Bulletin

Income tax scammers calling

SANDRA M. STANWAY Brooks Bulletin It's the time of year individuals will be contacted by someone purporting to be a representative of Canada Revenue Services to discuss your income tax.


Crime Map: Body Found, Attempted Robbery, Sexual Assault and Phone Scams

Incidents on this map represent a block number or a street, not an exact addresses.


Related Topix: Fairfax, VA, Alexandria, VA

Lexington Herald-Leader

Analysis: Mo. business tax break has wide reach

Accountants and doctors could benefit, too. And farmers and car dealers and architects.


Related Topix: Jay Nixon, US Governors, Ohio, Small Business, Personal Finance

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Your 2013 tax bill probably rose; here's why

Whether you filed your taxes months ago or are just finished your return, millions of Americans saw their 2013 tax bills go up.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Social Security, Personal Finance

ABC News

PHOTO: In this stock image, a pile of tax forms are pictured.

Nothing lasts forever, but you wouldn't believe it by looking at some people's record-keeping systems.


American Thinker

Death, Taxes, and Anti-Semitism

Ben Franklin opined that there was nothing certain but death and taxes. I'd add a third to the list of certainties, anti-Semitism, and this week reminds us of that.


Sat Apr 19, 2014

IRS may try again to use 'mercenaries' to collect taxes: Watchdog

CNBC contributor Carmen Wong Ulrich answers questions from iVillage readers. This time she talks about the right way to deal with Collection Agencies.


Related Topix: Non-Profit

IRS Targeting? How About Coerced Sex With IRS?

If you survived April 15, your idea of being 'screwed by the IRS' probably doesn't mean too much.


Greenwich Citizen

Branstad priorities not OK'd as adjournment nears

As the end of the legislative session draws near, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is pushing lawmakers to keep some of his priorities in mind.


Related Topix: Iowa Government, Iowa, Terry Branstad, US Governors, Pension, Personal Finance, Council Bluffs, IA

The Olympian

Nebraska lawmakers to study tax issues over break

Fresh off a session that saw $412 million in tax relief over the next five years, the Legislature's Revenue Committee plans to hold meetings this summer and fall to consider various tax issues.


Related Topix: US Governors, Dave Heineman, Agriculture, Science

NBC Miami

Thieves Target Mailboxes for Tax Refund

The United States Postal Service says thieves are getting into mailboxes using counterfeit keys to steal tax returns.


Related Topix: Coral Gables, FL, Miami-Beach, FL, Federal Prisons, Prison

Bloomberg News: Allow the Irs to prepare tax returns

For millions of American taxpayers, the uncelebrated unholiday known as Tax Day is spent in an anxious scramble.


Fri Apr 18, 2014

KOY-AM Tempe

Same Sex Couples Ask for Tax Filing Equality

A group promoting same-sex marriage delivered petitions to Governor Jan Brewer's office on Friday asking the governor "to reconsider her position on the recognition of same-sex marriages performed outside of Arizona."


Related Topix: US Governors, Jan Brewer

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Ohio governor candidate's son accused of tax fraud

DAYTON, Ohio -- A son of Ohio Democratic gubernatorial candidate Larry Ealy has been accused of buying stolen identities online and using them to file fraudulent federal income tax returns for refunds.


Related Topix: Dayton, OH


Amazon's tax-free European profits drop after IRS clamp-down

The amount of money Inc reports through a tax-exempt vehicle in Europe has dropped sharply in the past two years, even as European sales jumped, after the U.S. tax authority tightened rules it felt were being abused to shift profits.


Related Topix: Amazon, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

The Modesto Bee

27K UPMC worker hit by data breach, 788 by fraud

UPMC notes that no patient information has been lost to the thieves, who are being investigated by the Internal Revenue Service and other federal agencies.


Related Topix: Business News

6 splurge-worthy buys for your tax refund

With the anguish of Tuesday's tax deadline behind us, many New Jerseyans are just waiting for their tax refund.


Related Topix: New Jersey