Authored by Finian Cunningham via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed the International Arctic Forum this week on the real and present dangers from falsifying history. He said such deliberateShow More Summary
It wasn’t long ago that we heard about F-16 fighter jets functioning as drones to serve as realistic targets to help fine tune new weapons integrated into the F-35 fighter jet. But, that just wasn’t enough for old Uncle Sam, and nowShow More Summary
If you say “IMLS” to most folks, even to those familiar with Uncle Sam’s endless stream of abbreviations and acronyms, you’ll get a blank stare. You can spell out the Institute of Museum and Library Services, but the recognition won’t be much better. Yet this small federal agency has extensive reach across the country, supporting […]
Tuesday was Tax Day — a day when everyone is reminded of how much Uncle Sam takes out of their paycheck. It’s also a moment to remember that individuals aren’t the only ones to fall prey to the U.S. federal government’s revenue grab; businesses are also mandated to fork over a huge portion of their […]
In a program that consumer advocates fear is potentially abusive, private firms are poised to begin calling taxpayers who owe money to Uncle Sam.
Tax Day 2017 is over. That means Uncle Sam has the bulk of his take from our 2016 earnings, thanks to tax bills paid on April 18 with return filings and extensions. Now what's he going to do with our money? Steve Ballmer at World Mobile Congress in 2010 talking about the Windows phone when he was still heading Microsoft. Show More Summary
Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has kept busy since his 2014 retirement – and we don't just mean buying the LA Clippers. His latest project, USAFacts, went live online today in beta form. The site and its reports present a comprehensive...Show More Summary
Even celebrities hate Tax Day! As you may recall, some of our favorite celebs have struggled to manage their finances in the past. In fact, numerous A-listers have been at odds with Uncle Sam for having massive tax liens out against them. For example, Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott's financial woes were made worse when the [...]
Tax Day is here, with the deadline for filing 2016 taxes Tuesday, April 18th. Whether you owe money to Uncle Sam or you're celebrating with a refund, here are the Miami spots rewarding you with Tax Day specials.
If your tax refund is smaller than expected, the government may have seized it to pay your delinquent debts.
When you use a vehicle for business, be it all of the time or even half of the time, you can deduct certain expenses from your business taxes. Things like fuel, maintenance costs, repairs, and even parking fees can all be deducted as long as they were business related. Show More Summary
It’s a double-whammy for the U.S. taxpayer. Bloomberg notes that not only are many Americans writing yet another check to Uncle Sam this tax season, they’re also paying more to have someone handle their returns. The Labor Department’s...Show More Summary
Uncle Sam is taking Mrs. 90210 to the cleaners! A new shocking report reveals that the IRS has emptied bank accounts belonging to Tori Spelling and her husband, Dean McDermott, according to Page Six. The former Beverly Hills 90210 star and her Chopped Canada host husband have suffered financial troubles over the past few years. The most recent doozy is a […]
Welcome to Tax Day. But with budget cuts and an aging population, it’s time to examine other models to raise revenue. So why not treat taxpayer investments into science and technology as equity?
U.S. residents paid Uncle Sam an average of $8,943 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes in 2016. A look at how the District of Columbia and the … Click to Continue »
The dreaded tax weekend has arrived. If it turns out that you owe Uncle Sam a little extra, we've got something to ease the pain. FREE SHIPPING all weekend long at The Chivery. Getting a little cash back? Got an IRS check burning a hole...Show More Summary
The pain (or gain) of Tax Day is always an opportunity for restaurants and bars to offer discounts and specials to celebrate another year of paying dues to Uncle Sam. [ more › ]
It’s bad enough for family members when a loved one dies. Getting cheated by Uncle Sam afterward makes it worse. He did that in cases involving more than 2,000 beneficiaries who didn’t get the full benefit of U.S. Postal Service life insurance policies. After waging a losing fight, the Postal Service surrendered, agreeing to a […]
Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is in a heap of trouble, because the feds have added new criminal charges against him, alleging he tried to screw Uncle Sam out of millions of dollars. The U.S. Attorney in New Jersey just added tax evasion,…