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  • O'Malley builds on tax-raising legacy

    O'Malley builds on tax-raising legacy
    The General Assembly's speedy embrace of Gov. Martin O'Malley's income tax increases this week cleaned up a political mess in Annapolis, but the rate hikes could come back to haunt the Democrat if he seeks national office when his time in the governor's...
  • Democratic tax plan faces challenge from within

    Democratic tax plan faces challenge from within
    A carefully choreographed strategy to raise state income taxes to stave off so-called doomsday budget cuts faces a challenge in the General Assembly after several Democrats defied party leaders with a proposal to raise the sales tax instead. The...
  • House poised to approve income tax increase

    House poised to approve income tax increase
    After beating back a series of challenges in the House of Delegates, lawmakers are poised to give final approval Wednesday to a plan to raise the state income tax to fund schools, police and Medicaid. The legislation, introduced Monday by Gov. Martin O'...
  • It's time for tax reform that benefits the middle class

    Thomas Neale's recent letter to the editor employs uses usual Republican tactic of throwing out irrelevant statistics to confuse the issue of tax fairness ("The wealthy pay more than their fair share," May 14). It doesn't matter that the top 1 percent...
  • Lies, damn lies and phony tax statistics

    Thomas M. Neale's letter to the editor ("The wealthy pay more than their fair share," May 14) uses the usual Republican tactic of irrelevant statistics to confuse the issue of tax fairness. It does not matter that the top 1 percent of taxpayers pay 38...
  • Maryland offers tax relief on debt forgiveness

    For a long time, you had to pay income tax on debt that your mortgage lender forgave. During the height of the housing crisis, the federal government offered a reprieve — it stopped collecting income tax on up to $2 million of forgiven mortgage debt...
  • Gambling's most taxing issue

    Gambling's most taxing issue
    This Wednesday's planned opening of the half-billion-dollar Maryland Live! Casino at Arundel Mills marks a red-letter day in Maryland gaming history. The scale of the enormous, 330,000-square-foot facility is stunning: It will eventually house 4,750...
  • About 21,000 high earners paid no federal income tax

    About 21,000 high earners paid no federal income tax
    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...
  • Feds Charge York Woman with Filing False Income Tax Returns

    Feds Charge York Woman with Filing False Income Tax Returns
       A York City woman is indicted on charges of conspiring to submit false and fradulent federal income tax returns.  The U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Pennsylvania claims that between January 1, 2009 through June 1, 2009, 35 year old Carmen...
  • Complaint about Maryland taxes fails to consider effect of the alternative minimum tax

    In his op-ed "Annapolis dines at federal expense" (June 13) Sean Kennedy wrote: "The more Maryland taxes federal employees, the less money Uncle Sam can ask from them in taxes." I have issues with this on several points. First, this applies to all...
  • Howard income tax receipts grow, but not as much as last year

    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...