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Taxes on Roth IRA withdrawals

If you own a Roth IRA, you may be under the impression that withdrawals are always income-tax-free. Not true. Even worse, some withdrawals can be …

Top 10 Reasons There Is No Corporate Tax Reform

On January 29 the American Enterprise Institute and the business group known as the Alliance for Competitive Taxation held a conference in Washington on corporate tax reform. Alan Viard, an outstanding tax economist, was nice enough to ask me to be on a panel with NYU law professor Daniel Shaviro …

A One-Size-Fits-All Corporate Tax System Hurts the Economy | Commentary

President Barack Obama told the American people during the State of the Union that a revised corporate tax code would make the decision easier for …

How to Avoid an IRS Audit

Filing taxes can bring on a big headache, especially if you have a lot of forms and complicated deductions. The last thing anyone wants when filing …

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78% of NFL Players End Up Broke — These 6 Athletes Didn’t

The National Football League is undoubtedly one of the most celebrated sporting leagues in the United States. Its fans revel in the excitement of …

Companies Fleeing Taxes Pay CEOs Extra as Law Backfires

Ten years ago, Congress passed a law intended to penalize chief executive officers whose companies shift their legal addresses to tax havens.<p>It …

Digital Economy PE: Solution To Taxing Global Giants Like Google And Facebook?

The OECD’s base erosion and profit-shifting project dominated news in the international tax world last year. The OECD’s surprising and sudden shift to start protecting the tax base, instead of focusing only on preventing double taxation, took some multinationals by surprise and led to a lot of …

Advisory, Assurance, Tax, Transaction Services

Businesses see clear benefits but struggle to adopt AI amid talent shortages and C-suite hesitation.<p>Low-carbon energy investment and rising …

5 Tax Tips To Help You Get Started This Filing Season

As we slowly approach the April 15th deadline for filing 2012 tax returns, the following are 5 tips to help you get started with you tax filing …

U.S. Corporate Tax Reform Likely On Hold Until November 2014

Despite their end-of-year push to overhaul the U.S. corporate tax code, Senators Max Baucus (D-Mont.) and Dave Camp (R-Mich.), who chair the tax-writing committees in Congress, appear to have missed their window of opportunity to implement any significant reforms prior to the mid-term elections in …

Anonymous no more: Twitter engineer, UConn security analyst among 13 indicted for 'Operation Payback'

Not all the people named in the FBI indictment fit the hacker stereotype<p>Some of the men indicted last week for allegedly taking part in the scores of denial-of-service attacks launched by hacktivist group Anonymous in 2010 don't fit the stereotype of a pajamas-wearing teen hacker causing havoc from …

A Tax Credit Can Defray Premium Costs

If you are buying health insurance through one of the new exchanges, you may qualify for a federal subsidy to cut the costs.<p>Early retirees or the …

Britain’s new cyberwar strike capabilities may just be political posturing

Britain’s defense minister Philip Hammond made a startling statement yesterday: “We are developing a full-spectrum military cyber capability, including a strike capability, to enhance the UK’s range of military capabilities.” This is not the first time a government has admitted to developing such …

Is The Fed Chair Succession Too Politicized?

Federal Reserve chairmen used to be named without much fanfare. Not this time. A very public competition between former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers and the current vice chairman of the Fed Janet Yellen has made headlines and pitted the White House against liberal Democrats in Congress. It …

Clock Keeps Ticking Toward Government Shutdown

The government is expected to partially shutdown at midnight Monday night if Congress cannot agree on a spending plan. The Senate is expected to reject a House bill passed over the weekend. That bill funds the government, but delays the president's health care law by one year, and repeals a tax …

How would markets react to government shutdown?

As investors prepare for the increasing likelihood of a political stalemate in Washington, many argue a shutdown should be short-lived, but how will markets take the news?<p>U.S. politicians have been unable to reach an agreement on budget spending thus far. They face a deadline of midnight on Monday, …

These are the skills you need to get a $173,000 job as the NSA’s privacy officer

Do you have a passion for civil liberties and protecting the privacy of ordinary citizens? Are you “well known and highly regarded by US privacy and civil liberties protection professionals?” Can you be both righteous and morally flexible? Then the American National Security Agency has just the job …

Bank Of America Goes To Trial Over Mortgage Fraud Charges

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp heads to trial this week over allegations its Countrywide unit approved deficient home loans in a process called "Hustle," defrauding Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the U.S. government enterprises that underwrite mortgages.<p>In what would be the government's …

Musician Wins Hobby Loss Case

Thomas Gullion is serious about his saxophone playing and the Tax Court agrees. I like Tax Court Summary opinions. They are the reality TV of the system. What is really great is when pro se taxpayers win summary opinions. It kind of helps me keep some faith in the system. You would not want it to …