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  1. 2 central Indiana restaurant owners convicted for tax evasion

    Wishtv.com - Indiana 06.19 / 22:17 wishtv.com
    The restaurant owners have agreed to pay nearly $143,000 in restitution to the state, authorities…
  2. New legislation to streamline tax structure: Eran – Daily Mirror

    Link2srilanka.com - Technology 06.19 / 22:10 link2srilanka.com
    Legislation aimed at providing more stability and transparency to Sri Lanka’s tax system will be presented to Parliament within the next three months, State Minister of Finance Eran Wickramaratne said today. He told a media briefing that this legislation which would be titled the, ‘Tax Bill” would specify the taxes and the percentages payable by […] The post New legislation to streamline tax structure: Eran – Daily Mirror appeared first on Link2…
  3. Kansas tax cut experiment: Spectacular failure or national model?

    Kcrw.com - Lifestyle 06.19 / 22:09 kcrw.com
    Kansas was the "canary in the coal mine" for an experiment in supply-side economics, but critics say "the canary is now on life support." Even with taxes on the increase again in Kansas, will the experiment be repeated in…
  4. New thinking needed to up tax compliance level

    Irishexaminer.com - Business 06.19 / 22:08 www.irishexaminer.com
    It’s not just politicians, business groups, unions and individual taxpayers who lobby government for tax changes. Government agencies and semi-state bodies also have a tilt at the Minister for Finance in the run-up to a…
  5. Tax Competition: So Powerful that even Politicians in Left-Wing States Feel Compelled to Cut Taxes for Rich People

    June 17, 2017 by Dan Mitchell  Whenever I debate my left-wing friends on tax policy, they routinely assert that taxes don’t matter.They argue that we don’t have to worry about the Laffer Curve because high tax rates don’t discourage taxable income.They argue that we don’t have to worry about double taxation because high tax rates don’t discourage saving and investment.They argue that we don’t need fundamental tax reform because tax burdens don’t have much impact on economic performanc…
  6. Tax-News.com: UK Begins Brexit Negotiations In Brussels

    Lowtax.net - Politics 06.19 / 22:00 lowtax.net
    Tax-News.com: The UK has begun discussions with the European Union on Brexit, despite uncertainty as to who will form the government that will negotiate the exit…
  7. Tax-News.com: New Zealand Says United States Open To FTA

    Lowtax.net - Politics 06.19 / 22:00 lowtax.net
    Tax-News.com: New Zealand Trade Minister Todd McClay says his visit to Washington DC for high-level trade talks was successful, with the US indicating it is open to a free trade…
  8. Tax-News.com: Japan Urged To Adopt 15 Percent VAT Rate

    Lowtax.net - Politics 06.19 / 22:00 lowtax.net
    Tax-News.com: Japan should commit to new gradual increases to its consumption tax rate, beyond 10 percent, to help rein in its substantial deficit, a new report from the International Monetary Fund…
  9. Tax-News.com: UK Tax Burden To Rise, Chancellor Confirms

    Lowtax.net - Politics 06.19 / 22:00 lowtax.net
    Tax-News.com: UK Chancellor Philip Hammond has signalled that the next Government is likely to increase taxes, saying that the "objective remains to bring the public finances back to balance by the middle of the next…
  10. Tax-News.com: New Zealand Extends Tax Relief To Earthquake Victims

    Lowtax.net - Politics 06.19 / 22:00 lowtax.net
    Tax-News.com: New Zealand's tax agency has announced tax relief measures for those affected by the Kaikoura…
  11. 'Stop the Opt Out' group hopes to bring tax hike to public vote

    Argusleader.com - Companies 06.19 / 21:46 argusleader.com
    "They're going to scream, 'It's for the children,'" Lora Hubbel said. "That's just a cop…
  12. SPD unveils plans to tax rich as Schulz eyes Merkel's job as Chancellor

    Express-World 06.19 / 20:57 express.co.uk
    FORMER European Union chief Martin Shulz is seeking to reinvent his party by pledging to tax the rich more as they try to claw back votes ahead of the German…
  13. Tillman County votes to raise sales tax

    Press-leader.com - Oklahoma (OK) 06.19 / 20:43 press-leader.com
    Tillman County Sheriff Bobby Whittington received a letter from Department of Corrections Director Joe Allbaugh in March cancelling the contract between the DOC and the county, citing the state’s recent budget cuts. Since losing DOC inmates in April, county officials have tried to find ways to fund the jail. One of the choices they had…
  14. Experts: take caution before using ELDs to capture fuel-tax data

    Ccjdigital.com - Technology 06.19 / 20:36 ccjdigital.com
    Experts say the accuracy of the distances captured by ELDs should be verified before trusting any solution for fuel-tax…
  15. FLASHBACK--Speaker-Elect Paul Ryan: ‘How Reassuring It Would Be If We Actually Fixed the Tax Code’

    Cnsnews.com - World 06.19 / 20:27 cnsnews.com
    Speaker-elect Paul Ryan delivering a speech in the House just before he took the oath as speaker, Oct. 29, 2015. (Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - When Paul Ryan was elected speaker of the House and took the oath to assume that office on…
  16. 2016 property taxes due Tuesday

    Idahopress.com - Idaho (ID) 06.19 / 20:09 idahopress.com
    CALDWELL — Residents must have their 2016 property taxes paid in full by 5 p.m. T…
  17. The Secret Republican Health Care Plan: Cutting Taxes and Destroying Medicaid

    Newamericamedia.org - Health 06.19 / 20:01 newamericamedia.org
     TRAHANT REPORTS—I have been wondering what I should say about the Republican health care legislation in the Senate. We do know that there is a policy split among Senators about how much and how fast to cut Medicaid. We kn…
  18. Delaware Democrats Propose Tobacco, Alcohol Tax Hikes

    Freebeacon.com - Washington (WA) 06.19 / 19:57 freebeacon.com
    Delaware Democrats want to close the state's $400 million budget shortfall with a tax hike on cigarettes, tobacco, alcohol, and "vaping" products. The post Delaware Democrats Propose Tobacco, Alcohol Tax Hikes appeared first on Washington Free…
  19. Paul Ryan optimistic on tax reform prospects this year: source

    Rawstory.com - U.S. 06.19 / 19:48 rawstory.com
    The top Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to reassure business leaders on Tuesday that tax reform is on track for this year, despite repeated delays and a string of political distractions from President Donald Trump. In what is billed as a major speech, House Speaker Paul…
  20. Tax department shuts down Alobar, claims restaurant owes $340K

    Licpost.com - New York (NY) 06.19 / 19:42 licpost.com
    June 19, By Christian Murray Alobar, the award-winning restaurant located at 46-42 Vernon Boulevard, has been shut down by the New York State Tax Department. The restaurant was closed by the department on June 15 and a bright orange poster that reads “seized” has been plastered on the front doo…