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12 min ago | KLEW-TV Lewiston
Taxes are going up for property owners in Moscow. At Monday night's city council hearing, the proposed increase passed five to one.
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4 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
The conservative Republican governor is facing a tougher-than-expected race against Democrat Paul Davis for a second, four-year term amid questions about whether his aggressive income tax cuts are boosting economic growth as promised or wrecking the state's finances.
6 hrs ago | The Raw Story
A Florida man on Tuesday pleaded guilty in New York to criminal charges for concealing as much $1.1 million in offshore accounts, even after learning that U.S. authorities were cracking down on wealthy Americans evading taxes.
7 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com
A Treasury Department watchdog reported Tuesday that the Internal Revenue Service is having significant trouble collecting the 2.3 percent excise tax on manufacturers, producers and importers of medical devices, a controversial tax that was imposed under Obamacare.
8 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
The audit by the Treasury inspector general for tax administration says the Internal Revenue Service needs to do a better job policing the tax.
9 hrs ago | CBS Local
Two inmates at a Minnesota prison are accused of filing $400,000 in false tax claims to the Internal Revenue Service, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
9 hrs ago | Forbes.com
Don Susswein, a former Republican tax counsel to the Senate Finance Committee, is now a Principal in McGladrey's Washington National Tax practice.
10 hrs ago | Newsday
In East Islip slow moving maintenance vehicle. left lane closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Carleton Ave/X46 and Robert Moses Cswy in Suffolk In East Islip slow moving maintenance vehicle.
11 hrs ago | Business Journal
IRS Commissioner Mark Everson testifies on ways to reduce the tax gap at a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., April 18, 2007.
13 hrs ago | Inside Costa Rica
August 19th, 2014 The Costa Rican Oil Refinery has been charged more than $180 million in penalties and interest by the Treasury as the result of tax audits over the last five years, according to a report by the daily La Nacion.
17 hrs ago | Daily Monitor
Days after hiding his two Hummers, thwarting plans to impound them over a Shs219 million tax liability, city businessman Sully K Mbuga now faces a travel ban.
Taxpayers are being warned about a phone fraud scam. The Treasury Inspector General for Taxpayer Administration says there have been reports of phone calls from individuals claiming to represent the IRS.
Louisiana's Department of Revenue says a Rayville tax preparer is accused of using fake business losses to inflate customers' tax returns.
People are living longer due to medical advances and other factors. So it only stands to reason that it's outliving your retirement savings is becoming a greater concern.
A report from Kenric Ward at Watchdog.org presents a stunning fact from Nathan Mehrens, president of Americans for Limited Government: American taxpayers spent $156 million in 2012 paying federal employees to do union business, not federal work.
"The president and his spokesmen like to dismiss stories such as Internal Revenue Service targeting, National Security Agency spying, DOJ snooping and Benghazi on reporters as 'phony scandals' and made-up distractions," writes Jeffrey M. McCall, professor of communication at DePauw University, in Rhode Island's Providence Journal .
Nearly every state in the union charges a sales tax, and the tax levied on goods and services sold at the retail level is just one of many tools states use to collect revenue, along with licensing and taxes on income, corporations, and property.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 09:43 pm
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