RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

State Budgets

A collection of news and information related to State Budgets published by this site and its partners.

Top State Budgets Articles

Displaying items 23-33
  • NYC To Layoff 4,666 Teachers Despite Rising Revenue

    NYC To Layoff 4,666 Teachers Despite Rising Revenue
    More than 4,500 New York City public school teachers could be out of work after this school year ends, even though the city has taken in at least $2 billion more in revenue than it had anticipated in the last six months. That was one of many revelations...
  • Redevelopment important to infrastructure

    With the announcement of his proposed new budget, Gov. Jerry Brown is calling for the closing of the individual redevelopment agencies across the state, and tapping those redevelopment funds to fill a portion of the state budget gap. Well, what exactly...
  • Deductions for Cars and Other Items You Own

    Deductions for Cars and Other Items You Own
    Familiarize yourself with what is and what is not deductible when it comes to the things you own. And, better yet, some purchases can win you tax credits, which are far more valuable than any deduction can be. A deduction lets you reduce the amount of...
  • City officials imposed arbitrary charges -- tens of thousands a year -- for permits or unmet sales-tax goals.

    For at least a decade, officials in Bell arbitrarily required some businesses to make payments to the city totaling tens of thousands of dollars annually, in at least one case threatening a business owner with closure if he failed to comply, according...
  • Obama's income drops, but the president is still a millionaire, tax returns show

    Obama's income drops, but the president is still a millionaire, tax returns show
    President Obama's income dropped substantially in 2010 from the previous year due to declining book sales, but he is still comfortably in the ranks of the nation's millionaires, his federal tax returns show. The Obama family earned $1.73 million last...
  • Darden rents from itself and saves on taxes

    Darden rents from itself and saves on taxes
    Orlando-based Darden Restaurants has cut its corporate taxes in some states by renting restaurants from itself, using a strategy that has led to challenges and millions of dollars in back taxes for some other big companies. The owner of chains...
  • A View From the Mesa: Costa Mesa pride is riding high

    My sister was wearing her "I love Costa Mesa" pin on our trip up the Central Coast. "What's so great about Costa Mesa?" a proprietor of one of the region's wineries asked her. That's the wrong question to ask my sister. She leaned across the counter...
  • January 3: Your Money Matters - Roth IRA Conversions - Rent to Own

    January 3: Your Money Matters - Roth IRA Conversions - Rent to Own
    Roth IRA Conversion Virtually everyone has a traditional IRA or assets held in an employer-sponsored retirement plan such as a 401k should evaluate the potential benefits of a Roth IRA and determine whether a Roth conversion makes sense, based on their...
  • January 5: Author - David Walker Talks About His Book, Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility

    January 5: Author - David Walker Talks About His Book, Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility
    David Walker To purchase a copy of the book: Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility Comeback America is a tough-minded, innovative, inspiring guide to help us avoid the approaching economic abyss and put the...
  • Growing by a Sunset

    Surf City, here they come. Here comes expansion, as tiny Sunset Beach, one of the last unincorporated islands of Orange County, joins the 200,000-resident fold of Huntington Beach. Here comes the culture of one of the Southland's most offbeat...
  • Talking With ... Bradford Beemer: Year-end tax tug of war

    Talking With ... Bradford Beemer: Year-end tax tug of war
    Bradford Beemer, 48, is a partner at BKHM CPA, a Winter Park accounting firm that does tax compliance, planning and audits for businesses, not-for-profit organizations and charter schools. Beemer spoke with Sentinel staff writer Sara K. Clarke. CFB:...