You know, Fox News talking head and department store mannequin that has finally become a real boy Greg Gutfeld, if you envy the Americans so poor that they pay no federal income tax I can think of a very simple way to join their ranks. Yay,...Show More Summary
So Tax Day has come and gone, except for all of us who have filed extensions or are figuring out how to amend dashed-off returns. It's useful to document how much we pay in taxes but it's always worth remembering that government spending is only loosely related o how much money a government takes in. Show More Summary
Every a.m., Mediaite publishes a primer of what the interweb machine is writing, talking, tweeting, and blogging about, so that you may fool friends and family into thinking you are a trove of information and insight. Today: happy tax...Show More Summary
Good Tax Day morning. Here’s what I’m reading so far: • On tax day, who wants the rich to pay more? (MarketWatch) see also TurboTax Maker Astroturf Campaign Against Free, Simple Tax Filing (Talking Points Memo) • Yangtze River Delta becomes epicentre for China credit risk (Reuters) • Can your ‘money-losing behavior’ be cured? (MarketWatch) see also...Read More
Dave Lutz of Stifel, Nicolaus has the top topics about which traders are chatting today: Good Morning, and welcome to Tax Day! The S&P 500's 2nd worst session in 2013 was on "Tax Day” - We lost 2.3%. It is “Turnaround Tuesday ” however, and important to note we have rallied 12 of the last 14 Tuesdays, for an average gain of 60bp. Show More Summary
Please join us this Tuesday, April 15th for a Tax Day talk by David Cay Johnston: “Taxes and Inequality: Fixing A Broken System” Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 7:00 pm at First Church JP, 6 Eliot St, Jamaica Plain, MA. Hosted by the Jamaica … Continue reading ? The post David Cay Johnston at the JP Forum, Tuesday 4/15 appeared first on Dollars & Sense Blog.
Turkey urged executives from Twitter to open an office and start paying Turkish tax on Monday in the first direct talks since a two-week ban imposed on the site as the government battled a corruption scandal. Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan’s...Show More Summary
If you are a wearable tech fan, tomorrow is a big day as you will finally be able to (if you are lucky) get ahold of Google Glass for yourself. Talk about a great way to ease the pain of tax day and a way to spend your refund - with one simple activity. Show More Summary
It's tax time and to mark this hated season let's take a quiz. Question: Do you A) Pay too much in taxes B) Pay too little C) Pay just the right amount The answer is: D) none of the above. We talk - or complain - a lot about taxes in this country, and many of us, I suspect, are upset with our annual bill. Show More Summary
The US government wants your tax dollars but if you call in with a question — ie., about how to fill out specific forms — good luck getting an answer. Your wait time could be between 30 minutes and an hour. Talk about a taxing...
You've changed all your passwords (right? ) and done all your taxes (right??), so it's almost time to settle into a nice, long relaxing weekend. Even if you haven't (oops!), come talk to us about whatever is on your mind right now. Read more...
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Reason.com’s editor-in-chief Nick Gillespie will be appearing on a special Tax Day episode of Stossel, hosted by John Stossel, tonight at 9:00p.m. ET on the Fox Business Network. Gillespie’ll be talking about sin taxes to come as well as those of days gone by. How weird do they get? Check out a short snippet below:
This is speculative. I don't know whether it works empirically. Or, I should say, I don't know how much it works empirically. The effect I am talking about here might be large, and explain almost everything. Or it might be...
By Benjamin Yount | Illinois Watchdog SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — As Illinois stumbles toward three possible tax increases, a union-backed tax group says any one would be better for small businesses than a tax cut. TAX TALK: If lower taxes don’t create jobs, how can higher taxes help? “It matters, particularly for small businesses, to invest...
I'll be on John Stossel's special Tax Day show that airs his Thursday at 9 P.M. Eastern Time on Fox Business. I'll be talking about sin taxes past, present, and future. Above is a short snippet about some of the dumber sin taxes in place: a tax on popsicles, for instance, and on Hershey bars but not Kit Kats. Show More Summary
Spring is finally here! Time to clean up - your financial clutter, that is. We're talking about all those receipts, pay stubs and W2s piling up in shoe boxes that you use to file your taxes. Choosing what to toss and what to keep isn't easy.
Though he has put “stand-up comedian” on his tax return for over two decades, Todd Barry did not prepare any
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen stopped by the National Press Club to talk tax season, IRS funding, tax exempt organization scandals - and reference a little March Madness.
On Saturday, after a year-long fight, the Maryland House of Delegates passed marijuana decriminalization. The State Senate is expected to vote on the measure Monday (the last day of Maryland’s 2014 legislative session) and Governor Martin O’Malley, who was not supportive of the bill, has sent signals that he may be open to signing it. […]