| Jan 10, 2011
| 10:41 PM
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois Democrats are scaling back a major income tax increase as they search for votes in a frantic, last-ditch effort to deal with the state's crippling budget crisis.
After rank-and-file lawmakers balked at a 75 percent hike in the...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 7:57 PM
A new proposal is on the table that could mean no more state income tax for Missouri residents. But to balance that out, sales taxes would go up, and that has many small business owners across the state feeling uneasy.
It's called the "Fair Tax," and...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 6:38 PM
A York City woman is indicted on charges of conspiring to submit false and fradulent federal income tax returns. The U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Pennsylvania claims that between January 1, 2009 through June 1, 2009, 35 year old Carmen...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Uncle Sam may provide you with some holiday gifts -- tax savings that can amount up to thousands of dollars -- if you act before Dec. 31.
The federal income tax credits and deductions may come in handy as this year couples will not receive the $800...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 5:07 AM
The end of the year is the traditional time for making gifts. For 2011, you may give up to $13,000 to a person without incurring any federal gift tax liability (the $13,000 annual limit applies to each donee). If you are married, you...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 6:08 AM
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney made $42.7 million over the past two years and paid $6.2 million in taxes, according to documents released Tuesday by his campaign.
Romney and his wife, Ann, filed a joint 1040 reporting $21.7 million in 2010...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:38 AM
If you think you need help preparing your taxes, several South Florida groups offer free assistance, Tthe IRS also can help you find a free group at 800-906-9887.
Some people will be able to get free help with their income taxes at the Boynton Beach...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 7:57 PM
State Controller John Chiang continues to uphold the California Great Seal motto, "Eureka, I have found it!"
But what Chiang is finding as controller is that California's economy, as measured by tax revenues, is still tanking. State tax collections for...
| Jan 15, 2012
Though its demise drew little attention because of the partisan year-end brawl over the payroll tax cut extension in Congress, a key mortgage financing benefit disappeared at the end of December: the ability of large numbers of home buyers and owners to...
| Mar 29, 2012
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| Mar 30, 2012
| 6:30 AM
It's federal tax crunch time.
In your haste to file on time, don't forget a key deduction if you itemize -- the one for state sales tax.
South Floridians can save up to hundreds of dollars off federal income taxes by taking that deduction.
| Apr 2, 2012
| 6:46 AM
An estimated 25 percent of South Floridians will file their federal income taxes between now and the midnight April 17 deadline, according to Mike Dobzinski, the IRS spokesman in Plantation.
This year procrastinating South Floridians get an extra two...