| Dec 15, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Q. Are there any tax deductions or credits that I would be eligible for due to caring for my husband who has Alzheimer's?
Yes, there are. Consult your tax person for the details, but here are some guidelines.
Deductible care-giving costs may include:...
| Dec 23, 2010
Although the all-electric Nissan Leaf went on sale in December in Washington, Oregon, California, Arizona and Tennessee, the rest of the country will have to wait until late in 2011 to see how well-suited it is for colder climes.
But I got a sneak...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 3:57 PM
Two years after C. William Struever's real estate empire collapsed and the once-ubiquitous developer dropped off Baltimore's radar, the urban visionary has reappeared as a managing director of a new company, working on the same kinds of projects that...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 5:09 AM
The Peninsula ended 2010 with home sales tumbling 13 percent, compared to 2009, and prices down about 3 percent to $199,000.
But 2011 is expected to be better, said Dale Chandler, Virginia Peninsula Association of Realtors president.
The region's real...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 10:41 PM
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois Democrats are scaling back a major income tax increase as they search for votes in a frantic, last-ditch effort to deal with the state's crippling budget crisis.
After rank-and-file lawmakers balked at a 75 percent hike in the...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:31 PM
Text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, as provided by the White House:
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests and fellow Americans:
Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Last time a California governor asked voters for a tax increase, Sen. Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) offered his support. That won’t be the case this time.
Huff, whose district includes the Montrose Shopping Park and parts of La Crescenta, said this week...
| Feb 5, 2011
| 8:37 AM
During tax season, We are working with tax professionals to get your questions about refunds, deductions and any other tax-related questions you might have.
We recently gathered tax professionals to take your questions by phone and online. Here are...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Tens of thousands of Maryland homeowners who haven't already applied for the Homestead Property Tax Credit have until the end of the year to do so or lose the often-valuable break.
The deadline was set so long ago — 2007 — that some residents...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 3:00 PM
The following is a transcript of President Obama's politically-charged remarks Tuesday afternoon at an Associated Press luncheon framing the general election campaign, as released by the White House.
Obama: "Thank you very much. (Applause.) Please have...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Over the past two years, Maureen Coyle has received $5,700 in property tax breaks that the city admits she never requested for her Patterson Park rowhouse. Now the city is demanding full repayment by month's end.
If she doesn't or can't pay by then,...