Eymen Solak

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What Small Businesses Need To Know About Taxes (Infographic)

When it comes to taxes one of the biggest challenges for a small business is navigating the complex landscape of what taxes are owed where. One of …

Why Do We Still Tolerate the Supreme Court?

In America at the dawn of the 20th century, 25,000 little boys spent 10 hours a day in the living hell known as a coal mine. Charged with pulling …

17.7.2018 tarihli Resmi Gazete

Uber: The Big Data Company

As I write this column, I am at my office on Main Street in San Francisco. When I’m done here, I’ll head back to my house in the Richmond District to pick up some luggage as I head to SFO. Then I’m off to JFK, my hotel in Midtown, 10 meetings across Manhattan before I stop at FAO Swartz to pick up …

Big Data

Taxes From A To Z (2015): G Is For Gross Income Test

It’s my annual “Taxes from A to Z” series! Next up:<p><b>G is for Gross Income Test</b><p>Personal exemptions are beneficial because they reduce your total taxable income. You generally can claim one personal exemption for yourself and, if you are married, one for your spouse. The exemption for your spouse is …

Rise of Turkish Islamic banks chimes with Erdogan's ideals

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Selling fruit from a cart in a working-class neighborhood of Istanbul hasn’t made Mehmet rich, but he’s adamant his modest savings won’t ever see the inside of a bank.<p>The headquarters of Turkey's Halkbank is seen in Ankara in this December 17, 2013 file photo. REUTERS/Umit …

Interest Rates

How To Make A Billion Dollars From Big Data

Among the new faces making their debut on the 2015 billionaires list are a growing number who have made their fortunes from Big Data.<p>These Big Data billionaires are at the top of their game – all of them have built empires on their ability to collect, interpret and use data in ways no one had …

London's ancient ferry | The Wider Image | Reuters

Advertisement<p>One of London’s most striking features, the Thames runs through the British capital and has throughout the centuries played a pivotal role in the life of the city. It is no surprise that Londoners from ancient Romans to modern day drivers have paid great attention to where and how to …

How Much Of Your Income Should You Save?

There’s no question more fundamental to personal finance than how much money we should save. Our savings rate is the cornerstone of virtually every other decision about money we make. It affects everything from buying a home to saving for emergencies to retirement.<p>Yet the guidance on this important …

Retirement

Obama "Very Interested" In Raising Taxes Through Executive Action

March 2, 2015 6:03 pm<p>America's Fraud President<p>(Town Hall) – White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest confirmed Monday that President Obama is “very …

The 20 Immutable Laws of Personal Finance

Easy rules that will help keep your money safe and sound<p>Easy rules that will help keep your money safe and sound

What Lawyers Must Learn From Dentists About The Unauthorized Practice Of Law

Alternative legal service providers, don’t say that Anthony Kennedy never did anything for you.<p>Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court decided <i>North</i> …

Top 10 States in America With the Highest Taxes in 2016

Taxes and Uncle Sam | Spencer Platt/Getty Images<p>Benjamin Franklin once wrote, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and …

3 of the worst ways to spend your tax refund

As refund checks arrive, many of us our making plans for the "extra" money. Just about half of us expect to receive a refund, according to a Bankrate survey, and for those of us who actually receive a chunk of change this tax season, some of us will be responsible, and others will blow the money …

Forget Big Data -- Small Data Is Driving The Internet Of Things

When people talk about the Internet of Things (IoT) they tend to think about big data technologies like Hadoop where petabyte size datasets are stored and analyzed for both known and unknown patterns. What many people don’t realize is that many IoT use cases only require small datasets. What is …

Britain to lead the world in Islamic finance

London is bidding to become a leading centre for sharia-compliant finance, according to the UK's foreign minister for the Middle East<p>London has set its sights on becoming the world centre for the Islamic finance industry according to the UK's foreign office minister for Middle East.<p>Speaking at The …

Middle East

Uber's tax-avoidance strategy costs government millions. How's that for "sharing?"

<b>By Darwin Bond Graham</b><p>JULY 10, 2014 — Uber, a leading ride-sharing company, has drawn the ire of regulators and cab drivers in dozens of cities across …

Wow! The IRS Will Pay Out This Much in Fraudulent Tax Refunds By 2016

Can you guess how much the IRS will pay out in fraudulent tax returns by 2016? My bet is that your estimate will be less than the IRS's …

Identity Theft

Türk tavuklarına Zaho Kapısı’nda ‘vergi’ ayarı

Kuzey Irak Bölgesel Yönetimi’nin Türk gıda ürünlerine vergi getirmesi tepkilere neden oldu. Bölgesel yönetimin fevri aldığı karar sonucu 160 …

Tax Lawyers Are Just Like Rock Stars, But Even Sexier

<b>Sean, my name is Duff McKagan. I played in Guns ‘N Roses and Velvet Revolver. When Carrie told me I had an opportunity to come here to your office, I</b> …