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  1. HMRC service quality 'collapsed' after 'badly wrong' timing of staff cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester News

    ... but whether this performance is sustainable depends on HMRC achieving successful outcomes from its programme to make tax digital." The NAO estimates the overall cost incurred by customers who called the taxes helpline increased from A 63 million in ...

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  2. Feds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agentsRead the original story

    Yesterday | KFBB

    The Treasury Department has arrested five people in Miami accused of posing as IRS agents in telephone calls and demanding immediate payment of overdue taxes, a scheme that netted them an estimated $2 million, a top official said Tuesday. J. Russell George, who heads the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration office, said Tuesday that the five defrauded about 1,500 people.

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  3. Senate rejects bid for multiple public hearings on tax hike billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWLP

    STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, MAY 24, 2016..As Senate leaders agitate for new taxes and more revenue to meet service demands, Senate Democrats on Tuesday rejected a proposal aimed at requiring multiple public hearings around Massachusetts on tax increase proposals. Weymouth Republican Sen. Patrick O'Connor offered an amendment that called for the House and Senate Ways and Means committees to conduct at least six hearings on bills referred to those committees that establish new taxes or fees or expand existing taxes or fees.

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  4. Barry Dolowich, Tax Tips: Claiming grad student as a dependentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Monterey County Herald

    ... He works part time and will earn about $12,000 as a waiter. Will I be able to claim him as a dependent on my 2016 tax returns? 1. The child must be younger than the taxpayer and must be under age 19 at the close of the calendar year or a full-time ...

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  5. HMRC Call-Handling Woes 'Cost Taxpayers A 97m'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sky News

    The body that fines you for late tax returns is slammed for customer service failures that left taxpayers footing a bill. Call-handling delays by HMRC has cost personal taxpayers A 97m in the last financial year, according to the Government spending watchdog.

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  6. Former Planet Aid Employees Describe 'Cult-like' ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Washington

    ... Petersen is now on the run -- wanted by Interpol -- after the Danish government charged him with charities fraud and tax evasion. Danish authorities seized more than 80 computers from Petersen and the Teachers Group and, according to the Danish ...

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  7. A leg up for the ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Arkansas Times

    ... who are footing the bill say? They had no role, unless you count the Clark County voters who approved a half-penny sales tax in 2007 to build a fund to supply cash subsidies to companies that will open a plant there, or the elected lawmakers and ...

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  8. Child identity theft on the rise; Keep your info safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... and...rejected. It happened to Montgomery resident Patrick Thomase about 5 years ago. "It took about 10 months to get my tax return. I wasn't able to pay anything on the state taxes I owed." Thomase was in his early 20s when it happened, now ...

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  9. On Native GroundMEDICARE for All: an Idea Whose Time Has ComeRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | American Reporter

    ... system. How would it be paid for? A 2.2 percent health care premium for individuals, a 6.2 percent health care payroll tax paid by employers, an estate tax on the wealthiest Americans, and by bringing back a more progressive federal income tax rate ...

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  10. On Native GroundCAN Workers Survive the Race to the Bottom?Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... a universal basic income, also known as a basic income guarantee, or BIG. What if the standard deduction on our income tax forms were eliminated and every citizen was, instead, guaranteed an annual stipend equivalent to a$10,000 tax credit for each ...

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  11. On Native GroundTHE Irs "Scandal" is All Smoke, No FireRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2013 | American Reporter

    One unintended consequence of all the attention focused upon Edward Snowden and his revelations of the extent of how Americans are being spied on by their government is that no one is paying any attention to the frantic attempts by Republicans to create a scandal over the Internal Revenue Service's alleged targeting of conservative political groups. The problem is not that a few overworked IRS bureaucrats in Cincinnati took some shortcuts in determining the nonprofit, tax-exempt status of 501 groups.

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  12. On Native GroundWHAT Did the 'Fiscal Cliff' Actually Accomplish?Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... taxes for families in that income group will rise from 15 percent to the Clinton era-level of 20 percent. The estate tax will be set at 40 percent for families in that income group, with a $5 million exemption that is indexed to inflation. The ...

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  13. Guest Column: The Evolution of MLPs in Fuel DistributionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2012 | CSP

    ... saw its first two major acquisitions of convenience store and fuel distribution assets by existing MLPs. Given the tax advantages available to MLPs and the demand by investors for higher yielding investments, energy related companies have taken ...

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  14. Brasch WordsROMNEY Tax-Return Debate Opens a Window on his SoulRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... did or did not report to the IRS. It's traditional, but not required, that presidential nominees release copies of their tax returns. Most people have no idea how to read a tax return, especially one with dozens of amendments, filings, and ...

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  15. Dana Milbank: What tax tricks doesna t Trump want us to see?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... on a presumptive nominee who is himself among the 47 percent of non-taxpayers. Trump has been refusing to release his tax returns, and we have a pretty good idea why: He has been feeding at the public trough. The Washington Post's Drew Harwell ...

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  16. NTEU Urges House Panel to Boost IRS FundingRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    Tuesday, May 24 2016 Washington, D.C.-Slashing the Internal Revenue Service's budget once again would devastate the struggling agency and make it even harder for front-line employees to help Americans with their tax problems, collect enough federal revenue and fulfill other aspects of their critically-important mission, the National Treasury Employees Union said.In a letter to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, NTEU National President Tony Reardon said it's time for Congress to stop cutting the IRS budget and start giving the agency the resources it needs to function effectively."

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  17. 'Ticking Time Bomb?' Congress Probes Obsolete Federal TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Government Executive

    ... forces. Parts of the system are even older, dating back to the Kennedy administration. Two of the Treasury Department's tax systems, which retain tax data for more than 100 million Americans, assess refunds and update taxpayer accounts, are running ...

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  18. Republicans' hopes for an Obama scandal crash and burnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    Rep. Darrell Issa speaks during the House Judiciary Committee hearing "Examining the Allegations of Misconduct Against Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen" on May 24. At Tuesday's House Judiciary Committee hearing to consider the impeachment of Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen, Issa, the California Republican and dogged investigator of the Obama administration, confessed he was relying on an open-source website. "You and I are not lawyers," Issa told Rep. Jason Chaffetz , who was presenting the panel with the legal case for impeaching Koskinen, "so we'll tax each other a little bit on a constitutional question.

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  19. By the numbers: Winners and losers of Oklahoma's proposed budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... budget would cut it even further to $89,004,563. The Oklahoma House of Representatives voted to make the Earned Income Tax Credit non-refundable for the 355,000 low-income Oklahomans who receive the tax break. Officials say the measure will increase ...

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  20. Free PressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Scoop

    ... represent New Zealand First in the debate. A vote for NZ First is a vote for more 'filler' candidates. ACT would deliver tax relief for middle earners. We'd cut the 30 per cent tax rate to 25, and defer the top tax rate until you're earning over ...

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