| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Many Maryland businesses rely on a payroll service provider to handle their tax withholdings, but they still need to make sure the Internal Revenue Service gets its due.
That fact became evident in recent days, following allegations that a Bel Air...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Four Maryland organizations won the right to raise $135 million for community development projects by selling federal tax credits, the Treasury Department said Wednesday.
The New Markets tax credits help developers fund projects intended to add jobs and...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Air Force Maj. Justice Sakyi's change-of-station orders to Germany came with a built-in dilemma: what to do about his family's home in Maryland.
He and his wife, Olivia, bought the single-family house in Bowie in early 2006, near the height of the...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 2:44 PM
Commuter advocates and Maryland lawmakers say they will fight to renew an expiring tax credit that benefits mass-transit users, including MARC riders.
Current federal law allows commuters to withhold up to $230 in pre-tax income each month that can be...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Technology has overtaken the U.S. savings bonds. After this year, you will no longer be able to buy a paper bond. All purchases will be made electronically. By going totally electronic, the government is expected to save $120 million over five years.
| Oct 10, 2012
An article in the Oct. 12, 1912, edition of The Argus reported on a deadly epidemic that seems to be striking local canines.
There is a peculiar disease among dogs in Catonsville and a number of residents have reported the loss of valuable animals from...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 6:30 PM
When the violence in Syria began spinning out of control last year, the Obama administration made the unusual decision to bring its ambassador to the troubled country home.
And for Ambassador Robert Ford, coming home has long meant returning to...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:00 AM
The 2012 Governor's Housing Conference, "an educational opportunity for leaders in the housing and community development field to come together and celebrate Maryland," is being held Tuesday at the Hilton Baltimore hotel.
The theme of this year's...
| Aug 29, 2012
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, August 30, 1962:
Ground was broken for the first planned industrial park in Harford County. Fifty-two acres were designated by a group of private citizens for development into an industrial park in...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Many Maryland employers will see the tax they pay for unemployment insurance drop by more than half next year.
The tax cut, which will be announced Monday by the state Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, reflects the improving employment...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Maryland lawmakers are protesting a plan by the Obama administration to eliminate 450 federal jobs in Prince George's County, but it is unclear whether they will be able to reverse it.
The move to consolidate the Financial Management Services facility in...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:09 PM
Some members of Congress want to fire federal workers who are seriously delinquent on their taxes.
Furthermore, if they had their way, prospective employees in deep tax arrears wouldn't even be considered for a job with Uncle Sam.