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  • Florida one of the most expensive for tax preparation

    Florida one of the most expensive for tax preparation
    You're not alone if you're low on cash after paying someone to prepare your federal income taxes. Florida is one of the least affordable states to get tax help, according to a new study that compares the state's average hourly pay of accountants and...
  • Don't overlook higher education tax benefits

    If this tax season holds true to form, thousands of families with children in college will leave a chunk of money on the table. The reason: failure to claim higher education tax credits and deductions designed to take some of the bite out of rising...
  • Could the anti-immigrant loudmouths pass a U.S. citizenship test?

    Could the anti-immigrant loudmouths pass a U.S. citizenship test?
    To listen to talk radio and cable television, which are dominated by conservatives, the national and state debates over immigration give the impression that most legal residents of the state of California oppose immigrant workers here illegally and...
  • Sugar: Why are taxes so complicated, anyway?

    My neighbor, Joseph, complained to me: "I just finished my tax returns and it took me 20 hours to finish. Why the heck are they so complicated? I'd rather be playing golf with my friends." I tried to explain to Joseph how when half of Congress wants...
  • Ayuda gratis para declarar impuestos

    Sólo faltan dos semanas para llegar a la fecha límite para rendirle cuentas al tío Sam. Y con eso en mente el Servicio de Rentas Internas (IRS) desea recordar a los contribuyentes que hay más de 150 localidades en todo el sur de Florida donde se está...
  • Alcohol, tobacco, firearms and -- marimbas?

    Tax season is in full swing, with more than 39 million returns already processed, thanks to the ruthless efficiency of the Internal Revenue Service, America's second least-loved federal agency. Yes, I said second least-loved, even though most citizens...
  • Two Public Employees Facing Tax Evasion Charges

    Two public employees, one from the Metropolitan District and one from the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, were indicted on tax evasion charges, federal authorities announced Monday. Troy Hester, 42, of Hartford, and Ajmal Jenkins, 39,...
  • Talk of the County: Rauner should denounce Waukegan's property taxes

    Talk of the County: Rauner should denounce Waukegan's property taxes
    Ridiculous taxes Regarding the article "Rauner decries high taxes in Mundelein." He would probably have a coronary if he came to Waukegan. I live in a $200,000 house and pay over $10,000 in taxes. Now that's ridiculous. Too big, too small Paper...
  • Former nonprofit CEO facing criminal charges works for Howard County government

    Former nonprofit CEO facing criminal charges works for Howard County government
    An Ellicott City man accused by federal prosecutors of mishandling money from employees of a nonprofit health organization has been working as a fiscal officer for the Howard County government. William "Kris" Hathaway, former CEO of Baltimore...
  • Vile scam fakes bloody accident, seeks money

    Vile scam fakes bloody accident, seeks money
    When Bud Gardner answered the phone, his heart jumped. The caller on the other end said he was with Bud's wife, who had been in a terrible accident on Orange Avenue. She was bloody and unconscious. The caller, who said he was a paramedic, had gotten...
  • Police warn against scam artists during tax season

    Tax season in itself can be plenty stressful, and that anxiety is only heightened when scam artists see it as a time to take advantage of the vulnerable. In some communities, residents have received telephone calls from people claiming to be IRS...