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  1. GOP lawmaker drafting bill to eliminate state sales tax on foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    A Republican state lawmaker said Wednesday he's drafting a bill to eliminate the state sales tax on food entirely while raising the overall rate by less than a quarter of a percent. Rep. Tim Quinn, R-Heber City, told the Legislature's Revenue and Taxation Interim Committee his bill for the 2018 session would retain the local 1.25 percent sales tax on food, so Utahns would still pay some tax on their grocery purchases.

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  2. September 2017 Firm Management ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The CPA Technology Advisor

    The office network that tax professionals and accountants use is at risk by hackers looking to do more than just peek at client information: The hackers are trying to take those networks over, says the IRS and state tax agencies. If that happens, the clients could have their information used to file fraudulent tax returns, and the firm could be at significant risk of financial liability.

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  3. Trump, Courting Dems, Says Tax Plan Won't Help WealthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday he wants changes to the U.S. tax code that benefit the middle class, not the wealthy -- a call that contradicts some of his fellow Republicans' positions and may complicate the path forward on tax legislation. Even before Trump sat down for dinner Wednesday evening with Democratic congressional leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer -- both of whom have criticized his previous proposals as boons for the rich -- members of his own party were taking issue with the president's remarks.

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  4. More frustration for Cairn Energy in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    ... id est laborum. CAIRN Energy is facing fresh frustration in India where the timetable for the resolution of a bitter tax dispute the company says has cost it more than a billion dollars (A 0.75bn) has slipped. Edinburgh -based Cairn had expected the ...

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  5. So. What's a credit downgrade to your state government mean, anyway?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... by other states nearly 20 times to achieve various fiscal objectives, and again, many here may rather see that than a tax increase. But, in S&P's world, borrowing to cover a deficit created by "a misalignment of ongoing revenues and expenditures... ...

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  6. Fort Morgan Council expresses support for ballot issue 2CRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fort Morgan Times

    Several of the Fort Morgan City Council members smile Tuesday night after voting unanimously to pass a resolution supporting the Strictly for Streets ballot issue that if approved by voters would increase city sales tax rates by 1 percent with the additional revenue reserved for street and alley improvements. The Fort Morgan City Council now has done what it is legally allowed to do to show its support for the ballot issue it referred to city voters requesting a 1 percent increase in city sales tax rates.

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  7. Equifax breach leads to tax fraud worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WSB-TV

    Everyone says freezing your credit after the Equifax breach is the best way to protect yourself, but there's one thing it won't protect you from. Silverman says one of the best ways to protect yourself this tax season is by applying for an IP pin from the IRS.

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  8. U.S. incomes, poverty rate bounce back to pre-recession levels in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Yahoo!

    ... in 2015. Sheldon Danziger, head of the Russell Sage Foundation poverty research group, said "expanding the earned income tax credit ... and more spending on badly needed infrastructure and early childhood education" would lift employment and ...

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  9. Americans don't grasp the magnitude of the looming pension tsunami that may hit us within 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... it into a death spiral. The only way to bring it out of the spiral is huge cuts to other needed services or with massive tax cuts to pension benefits. The State of Kentucky's unusually frank report regarding the state's public pension liability sums ...

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  10. Albert R. Hunt: Spotlight on Mnuchin gives a harsh glareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Capital-Journal

    Tax reform season should be Steve Mnuchin's time to shine, but there are good reasons to doubt that the Treasury secretary is ready for the spotlight. He will be a central figure as the administration starts to roll out the specifics of President Trump's tax plan next week, and then tries to sell the plan to Congress and the public.

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  11. Duff & Phelps Utilities Tax-Free Income Inc. (DTF) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.05Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Political

    Duff & Phelps Utilities Tax-Free Income Inc. declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, September 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be given a dividend of 0.05 per share by the investment management company on Thursday, November 30th.

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  12. Duff & Phelps Utilities Tax-Free Income Inc. Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.05Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Duff & Phelps Utilities Tax-Free Income Inc. announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, September 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.05 per share by the investment management company on Friday, December 29th.

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  13. Vermonters continue to fall for IRS scamRead the original story

    Wednesday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Each week Vermonters get calls from scammers pretending to be the Internal Revenue Service and to try to steal personal information or money. The Vermont Consumer Assistance Program says the IRS scams are the most common ones they hear about, and each year some Vermonters fall victim to it.

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  14. Largo approves 13 percent property tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    If any city of Largo commissioners had doubts about whether a 13 percent property tax increase was necessary, Hurricane Irma - and the $1 million it's estimated it will cost the city - blew them away. The change needed a supermajority to pass and that's exactly what it got Sept.

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  15. Anti-Abortion Lobby Pushes for Quick Approval of Graham-CassidyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New York Magazine

    ... bill, it temporarily "defunds" Planned Parenthood and aims to prevent use of federal insurance-purchasing tax subsidies for policies that include abortion coverage. Here's an excerpt from a joint statement by the Family Research Council and the ...

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  16. Trump jobs push may spur boom in - corporate welfare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Peninsula

    President Donald Trump's quest to open more factories and corporate headquarters in the U.S. scored a major win Thursday as Wisconsin lawmakers approved the biggest corporate subsidy package ever awarded to a foreign company. But if Trump's policies -- including his call to slash the corporate income-tax rate to 15 percent -- succeed in spurring more U.S. plant openings, the $3 billion in state aid that Wisconsin ponied up for Foxconn Technology Group may be only the beginning.

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  17. Do business like Nigerians - GUTA urgedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ghanamma.com

    Nigerian traders in Ashanti Region's capital, Kumasi, have urged the Ghana Union of Traders Association to encourage its members to take their business seriously like they do and stop threatening to take the law into their own hands. This comes on the back of threats by GUTA to stop the payment and filling of tax returns by end of October this year if foreign nationals are not barred from doing retail business in the country.

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  18. Man faces prison for failing to pay more than $300K in taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Federal authorities say a Connecticut man has admitted to failing to pay more than $300,000 in taxes over five years. The U.S. Attorney's office says 41-year-old Ryan Rozycki, of Norwalk, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Hartford federal court to tax evasion.

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  19. U.S. Congress must work with president on tax reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Point Pleasant Register

    Americans deserve a tax structure that is both simple and fair. The brunt of the burden shouldn't sit on the middle class, especially not here in West Virginia where our citizens work hard every day to make ends meet.

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  20. Norwalk Man Who Runs Sports Gaming Info Site Pleads Guilty To Tax EvasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    A Norwalk man who runs BangTheBook.com, a sports gaming information website, pleaded guilty Wednesday to evading taxes by failing to report over $1.1 million in income. Ryan S. Rozycki, 41, waived his right to be indicted as he pleaded guilty in Hartford federal court to one count of federal tax evasion.

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