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First PersonTHE Government Really Does Work
There's been a lot of talk of late that there are glimmers of hope in the American economy.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Social Security Administration's $300 million side show
Acting Commissioner of Social Security Carolyn Colvin speaks during a news conference at the Department of the Treasury May 31, 2013 in Washington, DC.
This Week's Top Bond Market Stories - July 26th Edition
LearnBonds: - 5 Ways Fed policy may be hurting the economy. - Financial Lexicon looks at five reasons Fed policy may be hurting the economy and why the fed will have such a hard time fully reversing its ultra-easy monetary stance.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Land appraisals under scrutiny
However, the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration is still concerned such an increase will burden people subject to local maintenance tax payments, said Naris Chaiyasoot, director-general of the Treasury Department.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Caribbean News Now!
Puerto Rico government opposes request for declaratory judgment in tax overpayment case
Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .
United States Treasury Securities are Truly an International Asset
United States Treasury securities are truly an international asset now. In understanding what is going on in this market for Treasury securities you have to have some idea of how funds are flowing internationally.
Fingers crossed: Treasury hopeful computer glitch that impacted state employee paychecks fixed
A new computer system at the state Treasury Department had a few glitches that impacted about 6,000 state employees' paychecks the last time they got paid.
Make My DayHOW the Lawyers Lost Christmas
As we've seen over the past few months, Americans are not happy with the way things are.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
IRS Issues Rules on Money Market Funds and Wash Sales in Response to SEC Reforms
On the same day that the Securities and Exchange Commission issued long-awaited rules for money market mutual funds, the Internal Revenue Service has issued its own rules for money market funds and wash sales.
Courthouse News Service
Wind Farm Tax Credits Warrant Deeper Look
Wind power companies suing the United States for $226 million in renewable-energy tax credits must allow Uncle Sam to determine rebate amounts through discovery, a federal judge held.
The Daily Star
Bankers: New U.S. Hezbollah sanctions don't target Lebanon
BEIRUT: A proposed U.S. legislation that broadens financial sanctions on organizations that help channel money to Hezbollah will have no impact on Lebanon's banking sector, which is already in full compliance with U.S. and international laws, senior Lebanese banking sources told The Daily Star Wednesday.
[Video] Aml Bsa and Sanctions Compliance I of II June 10 2014
The Department of Justice and the Treasury Department have stepped up AML/BSA and Sanctions Enforcement.
U.S. Treasury Dept. Seized & Forfeited General Property Auction
Wed. July 30, 2014 at 9 AM - 1000s of items will be offered at a Live US Treasury Dept.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Accenture Federal wins $48M task order to provide IT, financial management services
Accenture Federal Services has won a $48 million task order to provide the Treasury Department with IT and financial management services to improve technologies and service levels.
Treasury Department questioned by Unite Here over millions in rewards to Illinois banks
The Bank Enterprise Award Program, which rewarded Inland Bank after it made inaccurate statements about its health to regulators, competes for funding with the Healthy Food Financing Initiative )--As Congress considers appropriations for the U.S. Treasury Department's Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, UNITE HERE is raising new ... (more)
Mon Jul 21, 2014
IRS Finalizes Rules for Research Expenditures
The Internal Revenue Service has released final regulations to amend the definition of research and experimental expenditures, providing guidance for taxpayers engaged in research activities on the treatment of amounts paid or incurred in connection with the development of tangible property, including pilot models.
Sweeney calls Sandy integrity monitor reports unacceptable and calls for more disclosure
Senate President Steve Sweeney today called Hurricane Sandy integrity monitor reports released by the state last week underwhelming.
Significant Deficiencies Found in Treasury's Computer Security
Weaknesses in Treasury Department computer systems that track federal debt are severe enough to disrupt accounting, according to a government audit.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
U.S. Sanctions On Russia Are Financial Warfare
On June 17th, the US announced further sanctions against Russia because of its support for rebels in the Ukrainian civil war.
Marijuana Money? U.S. House Says You Can Take it to the Bank
By Thompson Wall The U.S. House of Representatives passed a measure Wednesday that bars treasury and security regulators from penalizing banks for working with legal marijuana businesses.