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  • It's Obamacare's first tax season. Can the IRS handle it?

     It's Obamacare's first tax season. Can the IRS handle it?
    Toward the bottom of the tax form most Americans fill out each year, just beneath a line for payments for maids, nannies and other household staff, there is a new line marked "health care: individual responsibility." Line 61 on Form 1040 comes from...
  • Tax credit program for blighted areas to end

    Tax credit program for blighted areas to end
    TALLAHASSEE — After two years of negative reports, lawmakers are prepared to end a decades-old program giving tax breaks to businesses in areas with chronic poverty and unemployment. Enterprise zones, created by the Legislature in 1982 but handled...
  • In a sputtering economy, business is humming at this auto repair shop

    In a sputtering economy, business is humming at this auto repair shop
    Hanging out at an auto repair shop might not be the most scientific way to study the economy, but it's far more interesting than reading the latest poll on consumer confidence or government report on job creation. I got the idea after watching a man...
  • Two bills to curb hydraulic fracturing advancing in Annapolis

    Two bills to curb hydraulic fracturing advancing in Annapolis
    Two bills that would restrict drilling for natural gas in Maryland advanced in both chambers of the General Assembly Friday, setting the stage for another round of debate on how far the state should go to allow a lucrative industry that concerns...
  • City talks restrictions on home construction projects

    With the Burbank City Council poised to enact a temporary ordinance that would restrict home construction projects more tightly than the current city code, some residents are concerned about the fates of their "dream home" projects. Several residents...
  • Why Was I Charged Tax On Five Pastries At Mozzicato's?

    Why Was I Charged Tax On Five Pastries At Mozzicato's?
    When is a pastry taxed, or not? Pour another latte and discover one of the peculiarities of Connecticut sales and use tax law. Q: On March 7 I went to Mozzicato-DePasquale's bakery in Hartford and purchased five pastries. I was a bit surprised by the...
  • Police investigating home burglary on Summit Avenue

    Highland Park police are investigating a residential burglary that occurred March 11 on the 2700 block of Summit Avenue. The home's security alarm was activated when the offenders forced entry through the front door. Valuable items were taken from the...
  • Three charged with credit card fraud at Lower Macungie store

    Three charged with credit card fraud at Lower Macungie store
    Two men and a woman from Massachusetts opened a credit card account using someone else's name and then went on a shopping spree at Kohl's in Lower Macungie Township on Wednesday, police said. According to court records: Gregory D. King, 34, of Roxbury,...
  • Sears says paying vendors early doesn't indicate supply chain troubles

    Sears says paying vendors early doesn't indicate supply chain troubles
    Sears took to its blog Thursday to say paying its vendors early doesn't indicate trouble in its supply chain. But one corporate restructuring expert says that's often exactly what it means. In a Thursday report, The Wall Street Journal said Sears has...
  • Stop fracking in Md. before your water starts tasting like licorice

    Stop fracking in Md. before your water starts tasting like licorice
    Maryland residents must support the moratorium on fracking and the "gold standard regulations" ("Health, environmental groups seek fracking moratorium," Feb. 5). The water resources in Western Maryland are some of the finest in the world, and the...
  • Charter School Supporters Denounce Proposed Bill

    Charter School Supporters Denounce Proposed Bill
    NEW HAVEN--In advance of today's hearing at the state House, charter school supporters held a press conference Wednesday at the Booker T. Washington Academy to denounce a bill that would place a two-year moratorium on the approval process for new charter ...