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White House to Negotiate Tax Overhaul Behind Closed Doors

White House to Negotiate Tax Overhaul Behind Closed Doors

By Josh Boak and Stephen Ohlemacher | Jun 21
The White House plans to privately negotiate a massive overhaul of the tax system with Republican leaders in Congress, possibly giving rank-and-file members little if any say over the finished product.

Alpaca Owners Accused of Using Farms for Tax Breaks

Alpaca Owners Accused of Using Farms for Tax Breaks

Jun 7
As a whole, tax write-offs cost the U.S. Treasury about $1.2 trillion in 2015. One senator is concerned people are using alpacas to get tax breaks.

The Democrat Behind Trump's Tax Plan

The Democrat Behind Trump's Tax Plan

May 3
President Trump's tax reform plan was unveiled by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn.

Retailers and Insurers Get Taxed More, Tech Less

Retailers and Insurers Get Taxed More, Tech Less

By Marley Jay | Apr 29
To understand taxes, you have to think about geography. Don't worry, this will make sense eventually.

Chances for A Tax Audit Have Rarely Been This Low

Chances for A Tax Audit Have Rarely Been This Low

By Stephen Ohlemacher | Mar 8
As millions of Americans file their income tax returns, their chances of getting audited by the IRS have rarely been so low.

Make Less Than $54K? Consider This Underused Tax Break

By Sarah Skidmore Sell | Feb 10
The Earned Income Tax Credit is one of the most overlooked tax credits around, according to many experts. But it is also one of the more generous.

Arkansas Bill Aimed at Forcing Amazon to Collect Sales Taxes

By Andrew DeMillo | Feb 5
Forcing Amazon and other e-commerce companies to collect Arkansas sales taxes could generate up to $100 million annually in extra revenue, a senator said Wednesday.

Changes That Could Impact Your Tax Refund

Changes That Could Impact Your Tax Refund

Jan 24
Tax filing season is here, and there are some rule changes that could affect your refund.

GOP: Cut Taxes, Change Brackets; but What About Deficits?

By Stephen Ohlemacher | Dec 29
Congressional Republicans are planning a massive overhaul of the nation's tax system, a heavy political lift that could ultimately affect families at every income level and businesses of every size.

West Virginia Candidate for Governor Owes Millions in Taxes

By Dylan Lovan and Jonathan Mattise | Oct 25
Jim Justice, a coal billionaire running for West Virginia governor, owes millions in back taxes to some of Appalachia's most impoverished counties.

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