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  1. D.C. street band's brassy riffs earn it tips from tourists - and enmity from the high-poweredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Washington Post

    One morning this week, five members of Spread Love, a New Orleans-style street band, gathered at one of Washington's busiest intersections, pulled out four trombones, a drum set and a tips bucket and began playing "Don't Worry, Be Happy." The band's brassy riffs at 15th Street and New York Avenue NW always delight the hordes of tourists heading toward the White House.

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  2. Proposed Regulations Target Management Fee WaiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | jdsupra.com

    In the Federal Register for July 23, 2015, the Treasury Department published proposed regulations regarding the circumstances under which partnership allocations and distributions will be treated as disguised payments for services. These proposed regulations are aimed at attempts by investment fund managers to convert ordinary, management fee income into tax-favored long-term capital gains through the use of management fee waivers.

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  3. Proposed IRS Regulations Target Management Fee Waiver ArrangementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | jdsupra.com

    On July 22, 2015, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service released proposed regulations regarding disguised payments for services under Section 707 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended . The Proposed Regulations include anticipated guidance on "fee-waiver" arrangements commonly used by private investment funds, although the Proposed Regulations apply to a wider array of arrangements.

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  4. Are "Raw" Coins a Raw Deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Coin World

    Ron Drzewucki has been a professional numismatist since 1984 and a member of Professional Numismatists Guild since 1995. He has for years been a dealer "known as having a superb eye for coins" and "has the experience and discriminating eye to make those important distinctions between grades", according to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation's newsletter.

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  5. Congress Needs a Recipe for Real Tax ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | US News & World Report

    This month, the Senate Finance Committee's tax reform working groups released their long-awaited and much-anticipated recommendations for fixing our broken tax code. This is a welcome development, because make no mistake: The time for action is very much upon us, and troubling evidence of this fact is all around.

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  6. Treasury, Servicers: We're Doing What We Can on Loan ModsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | American Banker

    Home Affordable Modification Program denial rates are still high, but the Treasury Department and top mortgage servicers contend that the numbers have improved. From Beijing to Paris to Dublin, peer-to-peer lending is blossoming.

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  7. U.S. Treasury Issues American Businesses New Warning On CrimeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Forbes.com

    I've written about Brazil pre-Lula and post-Lula and spent the last five years covering all aspects of the country for Dow Jones, Wall Street Journal and Barron's. Meanwhile, for an undetermined amount of time, and with a little help from my friends, I will be parachuting primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  8. McCain Wants To Replace Dollar Bill With CoinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | CBS Local

    Our opinions are unbiased and unfiltered, and we never hold back. But the most important voice in D.C. sports is yoursa that's why our phone [...] 99.1 WNEW 99.1 WNEW is the premiere destination for breaking news, traffic and weather information, serving the Greater Washington and Baltimore areas - and everywhere in between.

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  9. Social Security: $39 Billion Deficit in 2014, Insolvent by 2035Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Heritage Foundation

    Social Security ran a $39 billion deficit in 2014, closing out five years of consecutive cash-flow deficits as the program's revenues from the payroll tax and the taxation of benefits are falling short of benefit payments. Absent reform, Social Security benefits will be cut across the board by 23 percent in 2035.

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  10. Dairy could stymie TPP deal in Maui - Treasury works phones on currency proposalRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Politico

    TPP TALKS: DAIRY COULD STYMIE DEAL - Negotiators meeting this week in Maui on the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership could fall short of reaching an agreement in principle, with difficult six-country dairy talks seen as one of the biggest obstacles to achieving that goal. U.S. and other TPP countries are pressing Canada to open up its dairy market, a politically sensitive demand ahead of parliamentary elections in October.

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  11. For now, C-U has cheapest gas in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The News-Gazette

    Not only are gasoline prices locally more than a dollar less than a year ago, but they're the lowest prices in Illinois. According to the web site GasBuddy.com, the average price of regular gas in Champaign County on Wednesday was $2.31 a gallon, with prices as low as $2.24.

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  12. NewsRace DayCars, smoke, consumption and the quest for speed at the AcresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    Local stock car racing is a far cry from the NASCAR Sprint Cup circuit, and a further cry still from the sport's prohibition-era roots. At one o'clock on a bright blue Saturday afternoon, the howling hasn't yet started.

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  13. T.S. KerriganSEAMUS and Me: Late Birthdays in a Lost WorldRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | American Reporter

    On Friday, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said what a lot of us are thinking about Wall Street fat cats and how they are taking federal bailout money while handing out bonuses and pay raises to themselves. "They don't get it," she said.

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  14. Make My DaySTUDENT Denied Diploma for Blowing Mom KissRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | American Reporter

    Oil inventories are near record highs and demand has hovered around a 10-year low. The normal rules of supply and demand would dictate a lower price.

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  15. MomentumLOVE is All AroundRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | American Reporter

    As we've seen over the past few months, Americans are not happy with the way things are. They want change.

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  16. Alert: IRS Issues Long-Awaited Proposed Regulations on Management Fee WaiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | JD Supra

    On July 22, 2015, the Treasury Department and the IRS published proposed regulations that address the circumstances in which allocations or distributions made by a partnership to a partner that provides services to the partnership will be treated as disguised payments for services. This client alert is geared towards our private investment fund clients who often will implement management fee waiver, or "cashless contribution" arrangements that the Proposed Regulations, issued under Section 707 1, are intended to address.

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  17. By nearly any measure, sunny South Florida is tops in fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | SFGate

    Federal agents load computers seized from a Miami health agency in 2012. South Florida has become renown for scammers stealing millions from the government, banks and individuals.

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  18. Our Republican President:Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Nothing is known about Dominguez's views on financial regulation or consumer issues. Senator Sherrod Brown, ranking Democrat on the Banking Committee, was completely flummoxed to find much to say about Dominguez.

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  19. Sen. Cruz takes on more traditional GOP target: the IRSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Senate Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts subcommittee Chairman, Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday,July 29, 2015, to preside o... WASHINGTON - After a week of fighting with other Republicans, Sen. Ted Cruz took on a more traditional GOP target Wednesday: the IRS. At a Senate hearing, the Republican presidential candidate told the head of the IRS that his agency has become "the embodiment of what's wrong with government and what's wrong with Washington."

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  20. Cruz Compares Actual Abuse by IRS in Targeting Obama's Political...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | National Review Online

    At a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the IRS scandal today, Senator Ted Cruz , in his capacity as chairman of the relevant subcommittee, gave a hard-hitting opening statement, comparing the revenue agency's actual abuses of political opponents during the Obama presidency to Richard Nixon's unsuccessful attempt to use the agency to target political adversaries. T We are here today convening this hearing for two unfortunate reasons.

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