| Sep 7, 2011
| 6:43 AM
You may want to increase your federal tax withholding: You may owe more taxes than you think with a credit disappearing this year.
The Making Work Pay tax credit was phased out this year that gave couples an $800 tax credit and singles a $400 credit....
| 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 10, 2012
| 9:52 AM
Coming to a Broward location near you this tax season: An RV filled with workers who will help low-income families fill out their federal tax returns free of charge.
The United Way of Broward County is sending out its Mobile Resource Center from...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Uncle Sam is worried that thousands of Floridians aren't getting their Earned Income Tax Credit, worth up to $5,751 for the 2011 tax season.
Last year, each of the nearly 2 million Florida tax filers who qualified earned an average of just under $2,400...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 1:59 PM
Two recent studies show many of us aren't saving enough -- to the point we don't have enough stashed away for an emergency or for a comfortable retirement.
One survey released this week show that just barely half of Americans have more emergency savings...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Internal Revenue Service has some good news for South Florida parents: That extra money they pay for summer childcare expenses may qualify for a tax credit, local IRS spokesman Mike Dobzinski said.
About 30 percent of South Florida adults have...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Do you want to start a charity to help others during a hurricane or other disaster?
The Internal Revenue Service is rebroadcasting its webinar, "Starting and Operating Charities for Disaster Relief," 1 p.m. Thursday, according to Michael Dobzinski, the...
| Mar 6, 2011
Larry Eisenberg had a vision. "Amazing," he called it. "Spectacular."
The Los Angeles Community College District would become a paragon of clean energy. By generating solar, wind and geothermal power, the district would supply all its electricity needs....
| Mar 14, 2011
| 8:08 PM
The California Legislature created enterprise zones in 1984 to attract employers to economically distressed communities. That effort paid off, with the program creating jobs, reducing poverty and stimulating economic activity. Unfortunately, the...
| Mar 20, 2011
| 2:24 AM
The Senator Theatre's operators want to scrap plans for a small-plate restaurant and add more screens to the neighborhood theater that has become "Baltimore's movie palace."
James "Buzz" Cusack and Kathleen Cusack announced their new layout at a public...
| Feb 3, 2011
After a long period of rightsizing, rebuilding and, in the case of General Motors, repaying government loans, the auto industry is back on track. "Development and strategy are taking over from the firefighting of the past 18 to 24 months," says Jeff...