The "average" federal employee salary stands at nearly $78,500, an amount that has risen by about $1,800 in the past two years despite a general freeze on salary rates, according to the Office of Personnel Management.
Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski on Monday again urged the Internal Revenue Service to "get to the bottom of allegations" that AccuPay, a payroll servicer based in Harford County, cheated businesses by failing to pass tax payments on to state and federal collection agencies.
Harford County Del. Mary-Dulany James said Tuesday she has received an pledge from the state comptroller that he will not to penalize businesses who have become victims of alleged financial fraud by a the Bel Air payroll company Accu-Pay.
Add to the Internal Revenue Service to the list of Berger cookie woes. The IRS filed a notice of a nearly $109,000 tax lien against DeBaufre Bakeries — which makes the famous Baltimore treat — with the Baltimore Circuit Court in February.