Tag archive for ‘high taxes’
By The Dispatch On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

4 Ways to Deal with Inheritance Tax Issues

According to the UK government’s inheritance tax statistics, inheritance tax receipts increased 4% from 2015-16 to reach around £4.9 billion in 2016-17. However, this growth was substantially lower than the growth More...

By Guest Author On Friday, November 17th, 2017

The best way to describe Letters of Administration

Can the funeral be paid by the estate without a grant of probate or Letters of Administration? Yes, the bank has discretion to release money from the deceased’s bank account to pay the funeral costs even before More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Smart Tax Strategies That Can Help Your Business Save Big Each Year

While running a business, taxes are not something you can ignore or avoid. They are essential, and they come with a plethora of penalties, interest costs for inappropriate filings and fines. Since there are quite More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Congresswoman Barabara Lee attacks GOP ‘cruel and heartless’ tax bill as ‘Robin Hood in reverse’

Congresswoman Barbara Lee released the following statement on the Republican tax plan released today: “Today Republicans in Congress reached a new low. In yet another chapter of their billionaires-first legislative More...

By Guest Author On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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5 Tips for Moving on a Shoestring Budget

Moving is stressful enough, even without looking at the financial side of things. But when you throw money into the equation and start adding up all of the costs associated with selling a house, packing up, renting More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Mike Lee calls for elimination to corporate taxes

Utah’s Republican senator, Mike Lee, on Monday proposed eliminating corporate taxes to protect U.S. workers from offshoring, as an alternative to the House GOP plan to border-adjust taxes. Lee, writing in More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

TRANSCRIPT: Donald Trump’s economic, tax plan speech in Detroit

In a speech in Detroit, Trump laid out his tax plan. Donald Trump gave a major economic speech on Monday at the Detroit Economic Club. He outlined his tax plan, including how he’d cut corporate taxes. Below you More...

By Laura Jones On Friday, September 25th, 2015
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Pope Francis speaks before Congress, full transcript

Pope Francis challenged the US Congress and America on Thursday to break out of its cycle of paralysis and use its power to heal the “open wounds” of a planet torn by hatred, greed, poverty and pollution. Full More...

By Guest Author On Friday, June 12th, 2015

A Decade from Now Ecommerce Transactions will Account for Nearly 20% of Luxury Sales

Luxury items like designer clothing, exotic automobiles, custom furniture, high-tech gadgets, and jewellery are typically purchased at local outlets, as many people are more comfortable buying expensive products More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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Oregon’s new gas tax: charge by the mile, punish fuel efficiency and track citizens

Oregon is rolling out the first-in-the-nation program aimed to charge car owners not for the fuel they use, but rather for the miles they drive. The test is set to begin July 1 as volunteers (up to 5,000) can register More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, May 11th, 2015

Ben Carson sends mixed message over tax plan

Dr. Ben Carson, now a Republican presidential candidate, has long proposed a “flat tax” for the country, even citing the Bible’s tithing as his inspiration. As he reiterated Sunday morning on Fox News Sunday, More...

By Adam Lee On Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
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The Benefits Of Having A Business Mentor

As a small business owner, you cannot do everything alone. It’s extremely valuable to have a mentor or adviser to help you manage your establishment. A mentor is essentially a guide who is able to help you navigate More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Five Reasons to Retain an International Law Firm for Your Business

When doing business internationally, it is essential to have a legal firm for both representation and consultation. The following are five of the many reasons for this necessity. photo Pearson Scott Foresman Assessment More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Texas wins, California loses in battle for Toyota, jobs

Toyota delivered a crushing blow to California on Monday, announcing the company would move its U.S. headquarters and about 3,000 jobs from the Los Angeles suburbs to the Dallas metro area. photo by Mariordo According More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, December 31st, 2013
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North Carolina tax hikes on movie tickets, mobile home sales and more – take effect January 1

Movie tickets, manufactured-home sales and various professional services will increase customer costs starting Wednesday, all part of the tax system changes approved by the North Carolina legislature this past summer. Service More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

Bill de Blasio to take big progressive, Marxist policies to the Big Apple

The New York Post softened the news of Bill de Blasio’s visit to Communist Russia in 1983 by evoking a Beatles song in the headline: “Back in the USSR.” UPDATED: This article has been updated to More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, August 31st, 2013

IRS changes the word ‘tax’ to ‘shared responsibility penalty’ in Obamacare rules

The Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) final rule on Obamacare’s individual mandate, released this week, uses the term “Shared Responsibility Payment” more than 50 times to describe the mandate’s non-compliance More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, March 20th, 2013
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Bill Maher complains about high taxes in California, ‘It’s outrageous’

HBO “Real Time” host Bill Maher says he may leave California, due to the state’s high tax rate. “Liberals,” he said, during a recent broadcast, “you could actually lose me.” Photo/donkeyhotey donkeyhotey.wordpress.com Maher More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, January 21st, 2013

Manny Pacquiao will not fight in the United States because of the high taxes

Public domain photo by its author, Ganglandboss at the wikipedia project In an interview provided by Thaboxingvoice Saturday, the promoter of Filipino boxing star, Manny Pacquiao, Bob Arum said that the Congressman/pugilist More...

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