Tax Preparation

Walker touts Foxconn plant at UW Hospital | Miami Herald

Gov. Scott Walker is touting the potential that a massive Foxconn Technology Group plant could have on Wisconsin's health care industry.<p>Walker on …

Business

2 Lessons on Walmart's Reinvention (That Every Entrepreneur Should Learn)

Walmart's focus on e-commerce and tax credits has let to a serious turnaround.<p>With Amazon taking on e-commerce dominance, many wondered how viable and sustainable Walmart is, but on Thursday after the release of its second quarter earnings, it became clear: Walmart is here to stay, at least for now.<p>…

Business

Smart, young investor? Don’t make these five rookie mistakes

At 16, the age many teens learn to drive, Jordan Donich wanted to pick up an entirely different kind of skill: Investing.<p>Now a thirtysomething Toronto lawyer with his own firm, Donich Law, he says he’s happy that his stepmother opened a trading account for him the moment he showed interest.<p>That …

Finance

IRS whistle blower who questioned paper industry tax break fights to keep his job

An Internal Revenue Service lawyer is waging a battle to stay in his job a year after the agency punished him for speaking to news organizations about a scheme that enabled paper companies to collect about $2 billion in tax refunds and helped the industry weather the Great Recession<p>The IRS has …

Business

Louisiana solar tax credits deadline is in 10 days | NOLA.com

Louisiana taxpayers who added solar panels to their homes have until Aug. 31 to claim a tax credit for residential solar power systems installed …

New Orleans

State incentives could open up Aurora redevelopment opportunities, could have immediate impact

The official reauthorization of the River Edge Redevelopment Zone incentive program opens up redevelopment opportunities in Aurora that could have an almost immediate impact.<p>The law was reauthorized last week when Gov. Bruce Rauner signed the bill, appropriately enough in Aurora, which will benefit …

Chicago

IRS Releases Draft Forms For 2017 ACA Reporting

The Internal Revenue Service has released drafts of the forms it will use for Affordable Care Act reporting for 2017, including form 1095-A (used by …

Affordable Care Act

Pension savers face tax refund delays

Savers who use the “pension freedoms” to take one-off withdrawals from their pots are facing delays to HMRC refunds.<p><i>Telegraph Money</i> has previously revealed how, because of HMRC rules, one-off withdrawals are taxed as if they are the first of a series of equal payments. Since 2015 over-55s have been …

Money

How to Start Getting Ahead of Tax Season Right Now (Yes, The One That's 4 Months Away)

Seek tax credits now before tax season.<p>Every year businesses and individuals alike begin preparing the previous year's financial statements and reports during the period between January 1 and April 15. Many rely on the expertise of an accountant or tax preparer to ensure all paper work is in order …

Personal Finance

Your Insurance Premiums Could Be Huge Next Year, and Here's Why

This week, the White House announced that the government would indeed make this month’s required payments to health insurance companies. We kinda …

Health Care

City Foundry developers scrap apartment tower component of retail, office complex

Second phase includes movie theater and parking garage.

St. Louis

Universal Credit takes £3,700 from single working parents - it's time to call a halt

The shadow work and pensions secretary on the latest analysis of a controversial benefit.<p>Labour is calling for the roll out of Universal Credit (UC) …

Taxes

Note to the President: Let’s Get Rid of CSR Subsidies

I’m trying to better understand what would happen if CSR subsidies are eliminated, and I’m making a bit of progress. Two folks have made …

ObamaCare

9 of the Most Common Ways to Qualify for Tax Credits

CREDIT: Getty Images<br>As you manage day-to-day business operations there are universal activities that may warrant tax credits and government incentives.The <i>Wall Street Journal</i> estimates that as little as five percent of qualified businesses take advantage of the domestic tax breaks they are entitled …

Taxes

Walters: Bills would make California housing even more expensive

California obviously has a severe shortage of housing, but the crisis is felt most acutely by low- and moderate-income families.“Approximately half …

Housing

OPINION | Here's why Mueller might already have Trump’s tax returns

The July FBI raid at the home of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort tells us a great deal about the status of special counsel Robert …

Robert Mueller

California Gubernatorial Candidate Steered Low-Income Housing Funds To Campaign Contributors

The latest involves California treasurer and 2018 gubernatorial candidate John Chiang, who has helped funnel millions in LIHTC tax credits to …

Housing

Obamacare rates to rise 14 percent in New York

Rates for Obamacare's exchanges are expected to rise 14 percent in 2018, but some plans could see a 5 percent drop, the state's insurance regulator …

Affordable Care Act

Chart of the Day: Killing CSR Subsidies Will Cost $194 Billion—But Maybe That’s a Good Thing

Here’s one of the most remarkable charts you’re ever likely to see:This comes from a new CBO report on the likely effects of eliminating Obamacare’s …

ObamaCare

Capital loss tax deductions from beyond the grave

<b>Q:</b> My husband passed away last year and at that time he had unused net capital losses from other years. The accountant who did the final tax return …

Retirement

German utility RWE boosted by €1.7bn tax refund

RWE recorded a surge in profits following a tax refund from the German government, with the German utility confirming its full-year earnings would be …

Taxes

4 questions to ask before you pay off your mortgage

Paying off your mortgage before retirement may not be the best financial move.<p>Four key questions:<p>Can you afford to prepay your mortgage?<br>• What will …

Mortgages

IRS penalizes more earners for mistakes, underpayment in estimated tax filings

More Americans who pay their income taxes each quarter are being penalized by the IRS for making mistakes or missing payments.<p>There's been a nearly 33% jump — from almost 7.5 million to nearly 10 million — in the number of penalties levied between fiscal years 2007 and 2016, IRS data show.<p>Retirees, …

Retirement

AG Mortgage Investment: Is It On Your Radar Yet?

We think you should be aware of this flying under the radar name in the mREIT sector.<p>Q2 results are out and we discuss the critical metrics.<p>Sizable …

Business

Retiree, 83, ticks wrong box on tax return and is hounded by HMRC for £5,541

An 83 year-old who "ticked the wrong box" on a self-assessment tax return received a letter from HMRC requesting immediate payment of £5,541 for unpaid National Insurance contributions from the Seventies and Eighties. The claim went back to a period between 1978 and 1994.<p>The case emerged in the …

Taxes

It’s time for some straight talk about the fairness of the tax system

Finance Minister Bill Morneau speaking in Calgary in January 2016. The Bank of Canada is looking to the federal government for fiscal leadership. …

Social Justice

If you own a house, rent paid may not qualify for tax deduction

If the construction is completed, your eligibility to get the tax deduction would depend on whether you let out the property

Retirement

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Taxes

Developers who won tax breaks gave to California treasurer | Miami Herald

State Treasurer John Chiang is defending campaign contributions he has received from developers that won tax credits and bond financing from state …

Business

Growth likely to be towards lower end of 6.75-7.5 % band this fiscal: CEA

Indian economy has seen an across-the-board deceleration in economic activity that requires policy makers to come out with all possible tools to …

Economy