Yes, you did read my 10-part 2018 tax year inflation adjustments series last year. Thank you. Then Congress and the prez went and changed the laws, meaning the adjustments had to be adjusted. Here are some of the key inflation changes...Show More Summary
"The Republicans are the party that says government doesn't work and then they get elected and prove it." Nick Cohens's piece on the "bullshit right" and "its dilettantish, know-nothing contempt for detail" reminds me of that line from P.J. O'Rourke....
Scams? Let me think about that. Scams? Wait for it … Yup, the fine art market in America has scams. I should be asking, “next question?” but Len, in his supreme kindness, asked me to submit something about scams. Can anyone say “can of worms”? (Perhaps I should say “scam of worms.”) Over the years, […]
Broadcom shares rallied as it appeared its hostile bid for Qualcomm might have hit a big obstacle, with a letter from the Treasury Department expressing concern about national security, Netflix gets yet another price target increase,...Show More Summary
A woman who says she regularly performed manicures on embattled casino mogul Steve Wynn on Tuesday filed a lawsuit accusing him of sexual misconduct and the company he founded of endorsing his behavior. The unnamed manicurist is the latest woman to level accusations against the billionaire, who resigned as chairman...
A group of investors pulled out of a deal to buy the beleaguered Weinstein Co. on Tuesday after discovering tens of millions of dollars in undisclosed debt, according to people familiar with the negotiations. Businesswoman Maria Contreras-Sweet, who has been leading the group of buyers along with billionaire investor Ron...
INTERNATIONAL - What makes Uber Technologies Inc. the most valuable venture-backed technology company in the world? Investors say size and growth. The business is transforming global transportation networks. On closer inspection of its financial performance, Uber also pioneered a very expensive way of establishing a market and staying on top. Show More Summary
Many of us used to spend Saturday afternoons at the movies. Streaming and on demand options have cut into those ticket sales, but Oscar nominations and wins still boost ticket sales and the taxes collected on those admission slips. (Photo from Keith Page archives via Kevin Dooley on Flickr) It's an honor to win an Oscar. Show More Summary
James Harden scored 26 points and the Houston Rockets beat the Milwaukee Bucks 110-99 on Wednesday night for their 17th straight victory. The Rockets passed the Boston Celtics for the longest winning streak in the NBA this season. Houston hasn't lost since Jan. 26 at New Orleans. Eric Gordon scored...
New documents show the two groups have a deeper working relationship than previously known.
Categories: Industry News, Services and Indirect Spend, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Services Procurement & Contingent Labor Management, Technology Tags: General News, L2 SAP Fieldglass has announced the launch of its Digital...Show More Summary
The purpose of this article is to: Help folks realize that working from home and taking care of a child is not as easy as you might think. It’s actually much easier to drop your kid off at daycare. Discuss ways to be a better parent and more efficient producer while at home. Show More Summary
This post is sponsored by H&R Block. In 2000, I paid a CPA $500 to file my incredibly simple tax return because I had no idea what I was doing. Granted, I had a lot of trades in 1999 to calculate since it was the dotcom mania back then. Show More Summary
Weekend:• Schedule for Week of Mar 4, 2018• Housing Industry Concerned about TariffsMonday:• 10:00 AM, the ISM non-Manufacturing Index for February. The consensus is for index to decrease to 58.8 from 59.9 in January.From CNBC: Pre-Market...Show More Summary
Venerable European chip maker ST Microelectronics is back to growth after several years of depressed sales, as 41-year veteran Carlo Bozotti passes the baton to his successor, Jean-Marc Chery. They both view the sprawling chip maker as a Formula One race car, a finely tuned machine, noting products for a host of emerging areas, including self-driving cars and A.I.
Stocks struggled to a higher finish on Wall Street after a day of choppy trading, the AP reports. Technology and consumer-focused companies did well Tuesday, but health care companies were weak. Chipmakers Intel and Nvidia both rose sharply, but Johnson & Johnson fell. Traders are still focused on a back-and-forth...
INTERNATIONAL - Vietnam welcomed the first visit by a U.S. aircraft carrier since the fall of Saigon in 1975, deepening defense ties between the former enemies as China presses its claims to the disputed South China Sea. The USS Carl...Show More Summary
Think your marketing technology (MarTech) stack is king? Pull yourself out of 2017. Your customers are dropping out of your funnel. Engagement is down. The CEO is on you to get results… today. Where can you find more efficient ways to get the job done? A better MarTech stack. If you aren’t using a diverse […]
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JOHANNESBURG - US President Donald Trump’s controversial decision to impose tariffs on imports of on aluminum will hurt the local industry, Rentia Malan, acting executive director for the Aluminum Federation of South Africa said. “It...Show More Summary