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Here's how Warren Buffett pays such a low tax rate

Capital gains: It's not "income" until you sell<p>Last year, Warren Buffett reported about $11.6 million in gross income on his tax return, and paid $1.85 million in federal income taxes. His 16% effective tax rate already sounds low, until you consider that his net worth increased by $12 <i>billion</i> in …

No network? No problem for Google Docs on Firefox

If you're ever stuck without a network connection, Google Docs, Sheets and Slides will work even without Chrome, Google confirms.<p>If you use Google's G Suite apps and Mozilla's Firefox browser, good news: The two are going to get along much better.<p>The G Suite tools for word processing, spreadsheets, …

Software

The Modern Classic Style of Leverone Design

Award winning designer Matthew Leverone honed his design skills while working for some of the city's most prestigious designers. With experience in …

Home A236

Palermo, Sicilia, Italia<p>Studio DiDeA reconfigures a two levels penthouse in Palermo to create a luminous and spacious house, overlooking the city harbor.The 180 smq apartment is an articulate space where sunlight, an essential colour palette ,and space saving furniture define the project.<br>Entering …

Dining Rooms

Outstanding Sideboards And Cabinets Designed To Impress

We’ve seen our share of buffets and sideboards as well as sideboard cabinets and most of them are pretty mainstream with designs that serve the …

10 Characterful Table Lamps

<b>The following table lamps are full of character and personality, each one individual and charming.</b>Teelo 8020Wood is a wonderfully warm material, …

Furniture

8 fabulous rugs under $500

Big impact, low cost<p>A good rug really ties the room together, reflecting the furniture, wall art, and decorative accents around it. It sets the primary tone for a space: cozy, artsy, sophisticated, or playful. The combination of color, texture, and pattern creates a visual instrument commanding as …

Home Decorating

9 Marvelous Waterfront Homes

Whether it's the sound of waves crashing on the shore, or its entrancing blue color, there is something so relaxing about being close to a body of water. Now, actually living, or vacationing, in a modern waterfront home takes that relaxation to the next level. Who doesn't love to relax? We sure do. …

Architecture

How to design kitchen lighting

<i>This article was first published in April, 2013. It has been updated for the current season.</i><p>From reworking your downlight strategy to learning how to light glass cabinet, design director of John Cullen, Sally Storey, reveals how to get the right light for preparing food and setting the mood in your …

Kitchens

This Famous Airline Is Changing Its Baggage Policy--and No One Can Believe It

Sometimes, changes in baggage policy can come out of nowhere. Sometimes, they're truly shocking.<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I'm worried. Lately, every time an airline institutes a new policy of some sort, I feel my top lip …

8 Simple Ways to Soundproof Your Home

Because we could all use a little extra peace and quiet.<p>You already know that a peaceful home is a happy home. While that likely means choosing your furniture, lighting, and home fabrics based on their comfort quotient, there's one thing that's easy to overlook — soundproofing.<p>Nothing zaps your zen …