| Apr 11, 2015
| 4:42 PM
The White House has released President Obama's 2014 federal income tax returns, which show a dip in his earnings.
The Obamas reported their lowest income in years, according to the documents made public Friday. The president and First Lady Michelle...
| Jun 10, 2012
A new report from the IRS shows that nearly 21,000 American households with incomes of $200,000 and up didn't owe federal income taxes.
If you're like me, your first question is: How can that be?
Your possible next question: Can I get that kind of tax...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Uncle Sam may provide you with some holiday gifts -- tax savings that can amount up to thousands of dollars -- if you act before Dec. 31.
The federal income tax credits and deductions may come in handy as this year couples will not receive the $800...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:38 AM
If you think you need help preparing your taxes, several South Florida groups offer free assistance, Tthe IRS also can help you find a free group at 800-906-9887.
Some people will be able to get free help with their income taxes at the Boynton Beach...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 6:46 AM
An estimated 25 percent of South Floridians will file their federal income taxes between now and the midnight April 17 deadline, according to Mike Dobzinski, the IRS spokesman in Plantation.
This year procrastinating South Floridians get an extra two...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 6:30 AM
It's federal tax crunch time.
In your haste to file on time, don't forget a key deduction if you itemize -- the one for state sales tax.
South Floridians can save up to hundreds of dollars off federal income taxes by taking that deduction.
| Dec 3, 2011
| 10:25 AM
Howard County income tax collections — the second-largest source of county revenue — continue to increase, which will likely help the county avoid a serious budget shortfall this coming year.
"This number kind of confirmed that we are not...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:14 PM
A state lawmaker who helps set tax policy is calling for an overhaul of Maryland's property tax cap law, after a Baltimore Sun investigation documented how the costly program has resulted in homeowners across Baltimore paying vastly different amounts...
| Jul 15, 2011
While the political adage holds that to the winner go the spoils, under Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, even some losers have done very well.
Take Dan Seals. He failed three times to win a North Shore congressional seat, and his tax returns showed he mostly...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 4:20 PM
The next several years will see a flood tide of a new kind of retiree — the rollover retiree. Millions of baby boomers will be transitioning into retirement without the comfort of the old-fashioned monthly pension check, but rather with a lump sum...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 7:25 PM
The sales tax you paid on that pint of Fegley's amber lager you downed at the Allentown Brew Works last month could soon be helping finance the city's new hockey arena. Same goes for that penne arrabiatta you had for lunch at Pasta Alla Rosa.
If you have...