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  1. Canada-wide recession would follow foreign buyers tax in Toronto, Brad Lamb says

    Cbc.ca - British Columbia 03.24 / 10:54 www.cbc.ca
    Toronto developer Brad Lamb is warning a foreign home buyers tax could cause a Canada-wide recession, but a professor advocating for the tax says Lamb is just "fear mongering" to save his bottom…
  2. Here's What Older Americans Need to Know About the Age Tax

    Wgmd.com -  Delmarva 03.24 / 10:44 wgmd.com
    Utter the word “Obamacare” in a crowded room, and you’ll get a host of mixed reactions (and perhaps some choice words). But the proposed Republican version — the American Health Care Act — is certainly not without controversy itself. One major provision of the plan, dubbed the age tax, is particularly troublesome for older Americans…
  3. Consumers Energy Foundation Contributes $150,000 to Provide Access for Free Tax Assistance, Support 2-1-1

    Prnewswire.com - Finance 03.24 / 10:30 prnewswire.com
    JACKSON, Mich., March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumers Energy Foundation announced today that it has contributed $150,000 to support free tax preparation services and Michigan's 2-1-1 network– resources that help families and individuals statewide as they receive their final heating bi…
  4. Landlords at risk of non-compliance due to BTL tax changes

    According to software house, Visionbase Software, the raft of new buy-to-let tax measures introduced by the Government, including the changes in mortgage interest tax relief which comes into force in April 1 2017, is putting huge pressure on landlords and making them vulnerable to non-compliance in their…
  5. Foreign Buyers Tax Won't Solve GTA Housing Affordability Crisis

    Canadafreepress.com - World 03.24 / 10:21 canadafreepress.com
    The middle class dream is slipping through the fingers of families in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), and the fault lies with our…
  6. Louisville's La Revolución shutters amid tax woes

    Louisville's troubled La Revolución closed its doors abruptly this week as federal agencies seized the property following months of tax issues, marking the latest downtown eatery to shutter in the last several …
  7. Bill to raise fuel tax crashes, burns

    A bill that would have increased Hawaii’s fuel tax to fund state highway improvement projects is d…
  8. Jon Lender: Vo-Tech Chief Spent Tax Dollars On Memberships For Employees Who Could Vote For Her

    Courant.com - Connecticut 03.24 / 10:06 courant.com
    Connecticut Technical High School System Supt. Nivea L. Torres spent $84,000 in taxpayers' money last September to buy memberships in a national educators' group for 1,312 administrators and teachers under her jurisdiction. Of those state employees, 236 were eligible to vote in a December…
  9. House Speaker: Tolls ‘Inevitable,’ Hospital Tax And Pension Plan Unlikely

    Courant.com - Connecticut 03.24 / 10:06 courant.com
    Saying it is "absolutely insane'' to continue allowing out-of-state drivers to cut through Connecticut for free, House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz said Thursday that highway tolls are "inevitable." Noting that he drove to John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City for a flight,…
  10. Amazon wins tax case

    TechEye -  Thech 03.24 / 10:05 techeye.net
    Online bookseller and purveyor of talking radios, Amazon, has won a decade old case against the US taxman. The Internal Revenue Service wanted Amazon to pay more than $1.5 billion over transactions involving a Luxembourg unit. Judge Albert Lauber of the US Tax Court rejected a variety of IRS arguments, and found that on several occasions the agency abused its discretion, or acted arbitrarily or capriciously.… Read the…
  11. Thailand studies leaseholds for foreigners, land windfall tax

    Theedgemarkets.com - Markets 03.24 / 09:39 theedgemarkets.com
    BANGKOK (March 24): Thailand is studying a law to allow foreigners to buy property through 50-year leasehold contracts and also to sell them, which would help boost demand for the country's property sector, the finance minister…
  12. Report: Trump regrets backing health plan before pushing for tax reform

    Thehill.com - Health 03.24 / 09:29 thehill.com
    President Donald Trump regrets throwing his support behind Speaker Paul Ryan’s healthcare proposal before his administration could propose a tax reform plan that more Republicans would favor, according to a Thursday New York Time…
  13. Democrats eyeing sales tax hike to plug holes in next CT budget

    Ctmirror.org - Connecticut (CT) 03.24 / 09:27 ctmirror.org
    While Gov. Dannel P. Malloy continues to push spending cuts as the chief solution to Connecticut’s latest budget crisis, his fellow Democrats on one key panel say a more balanced mix of reductions and revenue might be u…
  14. Still time for tax deductions, credits

    Muskogeephoenix.com - Muskogee 03.24 / 09:20 muskogeephoenix.com
    Taxpayers still have time to take advantage of deductions or tax credits available in many cases for those who make a contribution to an individual retirement account before the April 18 filing…
  15. Canada-wide recession would follow foreign buyers tax in Toronto, developer says

    Cbc.ca - British Columbia 03.24 / 09:19 www.cbc.ca
    Toronto developer Brad Lamb is warning a foreign home buyers tax could cause a Canada-wide recession, but a professor advocating for the tax says Lamb is just "fear mongering" to save his bottom…
  16. Welcome to the Tax & Pounds – the pub in a Norwich accountants’ office

    Traditionally, an appointment with your accountant is about as eagerly anticipated as a visit to the dentist – but that may not be true at Norwich firm Farnell…
  17. Welcome to the Tax & Pounds – the pub in a Norwich accountants’ office

    EDP Business - News 03.24 / 08:39 edp24.co.uk
    Traditionally, an appointment with your accountant is about as eagerly anticipated as a visit to the dentist – but that may not be true at Norwich firm Farnell…
  18. BOC Finds P3.2-B Worth Of Mighty Cigarettes With Fake Tax Stamps In Bulacan Warehouses

    Philnews.ph - Philippines 03.24 / 08:28 philnews.ph
    The BOC seized P3.2-B worth of Mighty Cigarettes bearing fake tax stamps during raid in Bulacan. BOC – P3.2 billion worth of Mighty Cigarettes with fake tax stamps has been found by the Bureau of Customs in the warehouses in Bulacan. Based on a recent post in the Facebook page of News5, the raiding team […] The post BOC Finds P3.2-B Worth Of Mighty Cigarettes With Fake Tax Stamps In Bulacan Warehouses appeared first on Philippine…
  19. Amazon.com wins US$1.5bil tax dispute over IRS

    Thestar.com.my - Technology 03.24 / 08:24 thestar.com.my
    Amazon.com Inc on Thursday won a more than US$1.5bil (RM6.65bil) tax dispute with the Internal Revenue Service over transactions involving a Luxembourg unit more than a decade…
  20. Medical marijuana dispensaries running afoul of California tax board

    Presstelegram.com - Politics 03.24 / 08:12 presstelegram.com
    Thirteen medical marijuana dispensaries owe more than $12 million in unpaid state taxes, according to a report recently published by the Board of Equalization.The list includes several pioneers of the medical marijuana movement, who opened dispensaries not long after California became the first state to legalize weed as medicine in…