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Deloitte acquires SFL Scientific for its...

by Sharon Florentine • October 4, 2022 Deloitte has acquired SFL Scientific, an artificial intelligence (AI) and data science strategy consulting firm. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. This is technology M&A deal number 861 that ChannelE2E has covered so far in 2022. Deloitte, founded in 1845, is headquartered in London, England. The […]

Jayhawk Rowing Races at Head of the Okla...

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Kansas Rowing traveled to Oklahoma City for its first event of the fall season and competed in the Head of Oklahoma Regatta on Saturday, October 1. The Jayhawks raced eight boats in the regatta, with all eight being varsity crews. The varsity rowers placed in the top 25 and top 10 […]

Another stimulus check coming for New Yo...

New York residents can expect another stimulus check heading towards the end of the month. Feel Good Mornings with Dave Fields Monday-Friday 6-10am Feel Good Mornings with Dave Fields Monday-Friday 6-10am Last month, New York Governor Kathy Hochul announced the state would send stimulus checks to about 1.75 million New Yorkers to fight inflation and […]

Americans Abroad Renounce Citizenship to...

(Bloomberg) — A growing number of Americans are renouncing their citizenship to escape a law designed to crack down on overseas tax evasion. The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA, requires foreign banks to report the assets of U.S. account holders to the Internal Revenue Service. It was designed to go after wealthy Americans […]

Cortez Masto Introduces Legislation to S...

September 29, 2022 washington d.c. – Today, U.S. Sen. Cortez Masto (D-Nev.), Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, and Sen. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, introduces the Native American Tax Parity and Relief Act of 2022 to help support economic development in Indian Country by […]

Ryan Again Named One of FORTUNE’s Best W

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ryanone of the world’s leading providers of tax software and services, has again been named one of the best places to work for women™ by FORTUNE for the fifth time in the history of the Cabinet. FORTUNE and its survey partner, Great Place to Work®, use in-depth methodology combined with confidential feedback from Ryan […]

Guest Post: It’s Never Too Late to Reali

It’s never too late to realize you’re a writerGuest post by Eizabeth Wardle For many people, writing is painful. The idea of ​​writing is painful. Their memories of learning to write in school are painful. Writing is something other people do, people who just know how to write, people who aren’t them. Those of us […]

Financial Advisor Marianela Silva joins ...

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Sept. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LPL Financial LLC today announced that Financial Advisor Marianela “Nela” Silva CFP®, has joined LPL Financial’s brokerage, RIA and custodian platforms. She said she has served approximately $120 million in advisory, brokerage and pension assets*, and joined LPL from Wells Fargo Advisors. “I’ve been an entrepreneur […]

Letter: Spending taxpayers’ money on inf

I’m against the City of Steamboat Springs funding commercial organizations. I am a proponent of creating a business-friendly atmosphere. I think organizations like the Routt County Economic Development Partnership and the Steamboat Springs Chamber should be 100% funded by their members. The City of Steamboat Springs should and can encourage business development with reduced regulation, […]

Tax Court in Brief | Luna c. Comm’r |

Freeman Law’s “Tax Court Brief” covers all of the Tax Court’s substantive opinions, providing a weekly summary of its decisions in clear, concise prose. For a link to our Tax Court in Brief podcast, download here or watch other episodes of The Freeman Bill. Tax litigation: The week of August 29, 2022 to September 2, […]

Pound drops sharply against dollar after...

LONDON — The pound sterling hit an all-time low against the U.S. dollar on Monday, reflecting sharply negative scrutiny of the new government’s plan for deep tax and loan cuts and adding to consumer anxiety gearing up already experiencing soaring energy bills this winter. The sharp decline in the value of the pound comes as […]

Keir Starmer pledges to restore top inco...

Keir Starmer is seeking to draw new battle lines with Liz Truss as he pledges to restore the top rate of income tax and funnel the resulting billions into the NHS and other public services. The Guardian understands that Labor will explain in more detail on Monday how it would use the money raised by […]

DeSoto City Council Passes Overall Budge...

Facebook Twitter pinterest The DeSoto municipal tax rate has now decreased for the past 12 consecutive years The DeSoto City Council considered a number of zoning changes during last week’s council meeting, but the agenda item affecting the most people was the budget and tax rates. Peter James explained the budget and noted that all […]

Visionary Head of RH CPAs Leon Rives Ann...

Greensboro, North Carolina, September 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HR CPA, PLLCa North Carolina– accounting, tax and consulting firm with offices in Lexington, Greensboro and Charlotte, North Carolina and Karachi, Pakistanwas rewarded Captive InternationalUS Accounting, Auditing, and Tax Firm 2022 designation. Daniel Milan, director of insurance services, was named top individual winner in the category; […]

Former Watershed Coalition director appe...

QUEENSBURY — The former director of the Lake George Watershed Coalition, convicted of stealing a quarter of a million dollars in grants, is seeking to overturn the verdict. David Decker, of Burnt Hills, was sentenced in September 2020 to 8 to 24 years in prison after being convicted in March 2020 of grand larceny, fraud […]

Tom Patti didn’t vote to raise the gas t

To claim: San Joaquin County Supervisor Tom Patti voted to raise health care costs, prescription drug prices and the gas tax, according to an ad paid for by opponent Rep. Josh Harder. Evaluation: Out of context. The votes in the ad and corresponding website are fee revisions for San Joaquin General Hospital services in 2018 […]

Vallejo tax preparer and business owner ...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Emilio Lara, 55, of American Canyon, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to willfully aiding and abetting the preparation and submission of false and fraudulent tax returns, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced. . According to court documents, Lara owned Lara’s Income Tax Services, a tax preparation business in Vallejo. From 2009 to 2012, […]

EY Annual Report 2022 | Realized value ...

EY Value Realized 2022 is our annual report on how we are creating long-term value for our stakeholders – EY employees, customers and society. What does it mean to create long-term value? For EY people, this means giving them the experience, training, skills and support they need to build a career that is uniquely their […]

We need to save the streaming video befo...

As much as we like to pretend otherwise, nothing lasts forever. Even works of art meant to survive any mere mortal are not immune to this fate: bookcases can burn or shut down, film strips disintegrate, and Snapchat messages self-destruct. The internet gives almost everyone access to infinitely more content than ever before, but it […]

From the tax law firm of David W. Klasin...

IRVINE, Calif., September 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Recent legislation passed by the Biden administration has garnered support from many former federal officials, especially those in the Treasury Department and IRS. These former agency heads have publicly applauded the administration’s moves, particularly the bolstering of the IRS budget. Why You Should Hire a Lawyer to Represent […]

City Council Highlights – Tax Rates, Pan

For the third year in a row, the City of Mission tax rate will remain at $0.5299 per $100 of assessment. The Mission City Council voted unanimously to approve the tax rate at the Sept. 12 meeting. In addition to the tax rate, the board also approved a budget of $157,677,134 for the 2022-2023 fiscal […]

Should films shot in Utah get tax relief...

youtah wants big-budget movie producers to know they’re open for business and ready to pay. The Governor’s Office of Economic Opportunity approved 13 productions for tax incentives earlier this year on the basis that they will bring more $140 million in revenue in the state. Already, the move has made waves, attracting several major projects […]

What is excise tax

Excise tax is a tax imposed on a specific good or activity and is generally levied on cigarettes, alcoholic beverages, sodas and gasoline. So what is excise tax? What are goods and services subject to excise tax? 1. What is excise tax? Excise tax is the indirect tax imposed on a specific good or service. […]

A tax revolt in San Francisco? – Daily

Citizen tax revolts have been waged throughout American history. Indeed, the genesis of the United States was a dispute with Britain over taxes. The problem came to a head when settlers from Massachusetts disguised themselves as Native Americans and dumped English tea into Boston Harbor. Literally, the original Tea Party. But American independence did not […]

LSU College of Business Adds to Hall of ...

Melanie Bronfin joined the Board of the Bureau of Governmental Research. Bronfin is the founder and former executive director of the Louisiana Policy Institute for Children, an independent source of data, research, and policy proposals related to young children. She is President and CEO of Bronfin Policy Strategies. She won the BGR Excellence in Government […]

If I redeem my points and miles, do I ha...

“Can I redeem my points? is not an uncommon question. We recently looked at what the options are for redeeming points and whether it’s worth doing so in terms of the value you’ll get. Any discussion of cashing in points leads to a follow-up question: are there any tax implications to doing so? We have […]

Local Tax Returns Assistance Program See...

Last tax season, about 300 people received free tax preparation through a local assistance program. Now the program is looking for volunteers to help out this upcoming season. The program is delivered by the Owensboro-based Green River Asset Building Coalition, said site coordinator Angelo Landi. The organization is working to eliminate the need to pay […]

How to Calculate Your Student Loan Forgi...

If you expect relief from President Joe Biden’s plan to forgive up to $20,000 in student loans, you could be subject to state income tax, depending on where you live. As legislation evolves, seven states — Arkansas, California, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Carolina and Wisconsin — may require student loan forgiveness, according to analysis by […]

China expands secret police stations aro...

national security China uses 54 overseas police stations, including New York, to track down citizens Chinese President Xi Jinping/Getty Images Karl Salzmann • September 15, 2022 3:00 PM China has opened its latest secret “overseas police service centers” in Chinese restaurants and shops across the UK, the Telegraph reported Wednesday. The Chinese Communist Party operates […]

Midland City Council approves tax rate a...

MIDLAND, Texas (KOSA) – The Midland City Council yesterday approved its tax rate and budget for the 2022-2023 fiscal year. The approved tax rate is a decrease from last year’s rate and the budget has increased for the coming year. But that doesn’t mean people will pay less tax, in fact Midlander will probably pay […]

IRS refunds $1.2 billion in late fees du...

A check may be mailed to you if you file a 2019 or 2020 federal return late. . This unprecedented relief is an acknowledgment of the difficulties taxpayers have faced during the pandemic. While during regular filing seasons the IRS penalizes taxpayers for procrastination, the agency reports that it realizes it’s too hard for many […]

Tax court approves claims and changes ta...

Deputy Jailer Rod Dick asked the court to approve the submission of a bid for improvements to the prison’s new training facility. Christopher Harris I CJ It’s a good day for Pulaski County Tax Court where they can play the part of the genie, granting wishes. Indeed, the magistrates were in the mood to approve […]

Property Taxes by State and County: Medi...

Property taxes are the primary tool for local government funding and state-level revenue generation in some states as well. In fiscal year 2020, property taxes accounted for 32.2% of total state and local tax revenue in the United States, more than any other source of tax revenue. Local governments rely heavily on property taxes to […]

🏌️‍♂️ Jayhawks finish second, Cooper and

INDEPENDENCE, Minnesota – The Kansas men’s golf team placed in the top three at the Gopher Invitational on Monday, finishing second in the competitive 16-team field at Windsong Farm Golf Club. 29e-The ranked Jayhawks finished -15, after shooting their tournament-best round Monday at 7 under, 277. Georgia Southern won the event at -20, while Kent […]

Study Says Rising Seas Will Affect $108 ...

Rising seas will swallow up millions of homes, businesses and plots of land, and reshape coastlines, property lines and local tax bases in the Southeast in less than 40 years. And Florida, North Carolina, Louisiana and Texas will see the most impact, according to a new study from Climate Central. The nonprofit research organization, which […]

Brookfield to crack down on out-of-state...

BROOKFIELD — The city is hoping to crack down on newcomers to Brookfield who haven’t registered their cars in town. Officials will seek bids from local businesses to partner with the city’s office of tax advisers to identify these vehicles as a way to increase revenue. First female pick Tara Carr said Friday she frequently […]

Election ’22: D-2 City Council Candidate

The three candidates vying for the Elk Grove City Council District 2 seat in last week’s November election shared their views on several issues, including Measure E – the Municipal Sales Tax Measure . In November, city voters will decide whether to approve a one-cent-on-the-dollar sales tax measure, which would generate approximately $21.3 million annually […]

Tax Fraud Blotter: Just another day in p...

This beauty is a steal; hard landing; flag in midfield; and other highlights of recent tax cases. Puyallup, Washington: Donna Powell, 56, co-owner and chief financial officer of a steel manufacturing company, pleaded guilty to nine counts of failing to pay employment taxes. Powell is co-owner and operator of Pinnacle Steel Fabricators, serving as Secretary/Treasurer […]

Kentucky must cut its tax rate – The Adv

Kentucky should cut its tax rate Posted 5:16 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 THE CENTER SQUARE Next year, Kentuckians will have a lower personal income tax rate, as officials announced the state had met the two thresholds needed to trigger a rate cut from 0.5% to 4.5% . Earlier this week, Kentucky Department of […]

Analysis: UK heading for return to ‘tric

Conservative leadership candidate Liz Truss answers questions during a husting event, as part of the Conservative Party leadership campaign, in Norwich, Britain August 25, 2022. REUTERS/John Sibley/ File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Britain’s new Prime Minister Liz Truss and her finance minister Kwasi Kwarteng […]

In the blogs: No surprises

Sadness of financial illiteracy; distant partners; benefits of failing; and other highlights from our favorite tax bloggers. No surprises Current Federal Tax Developments (https://www.currentfederaltaxdevelopments.com/): The American Institute of CPAs has released an exposure draft on proposed material changes to the tax services standards statements. Comments are welcome until the end of this year; the proposed […]

Missouri nonprofit offers alternative to...

While Missouri lawmakers have delayed the start of the special legislative session to chart a clear path on tax cuts, a nonprofit public policy analysis offers an alternative. Missouri Budget Project, a St. Louis-based nonprofit that offers research and analysis on state budget, tax and economic issues, released an alternative tax cut and reform proposal […]

Property taxes could increase by 5% in H...

Taxpayers could see an increase in their property taxes next year as Niles Township School District 219 is considering a tax increase of up to 5% for the 2022-23 fiscal year. This comes despite an $18.5 million surplus in the district that officials say is planned for capital project spending. The district will hold a […]

Progressive taxation for a renewed socia...

A new social democratic era depends on the high and progressive taxation that made post-war decades so successful in the West. Heavy taxation creates a wealthy public sphere in ‘happiness’ leader Finland (astudio/shutterstock.com) It is no coincidence that the economies that best combine economic dynamism and social inclusion are those that collect the highest tax […]

LIFETIME: You can make a difference in y...

Chris Roberts Volunteer Coordinator Are you interested in helping others? Want to make a difference in the lives of others? The Coles County Council on Aging, also known as the LifeSpan Center, is looking for volunteers who want to share their skills, talents, and knowledge with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program. All training is […]

Average income $12M over 3 years

Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Stefanowski on Thursday night released tax return data that showed total income of $36.8 million over the past three years without disclosing the identities of his business consulting clients. . The campaign has released the summary pages of the federal returns he and his wife, Amy, jointly filed for 2019, 2020 […]

Tax Court of Canada Decision: The Exclus...

On July 19, 2022, the Tax Court of Canada (“TCC”) rejected the appeal of a major Canadian bank (the “Bank” or the “Appellant”) regarding the characterization of a supply made by President’s Choice Bank (“PCB”) to the Bank. The dispute arose when the Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”) reassessed PCB for the uncollected GST/HST on bundled […]

Property Tax Program Info for Seniors On...

DEAR SUN SPOTS: I need information on Maine Property Tax Stabilization for Seniors. I printed the request and I need to know what to do next. — Unnamed, Lewiston ANSWER: Let’s start with the first step. For those of you wondering how to get the applications, according to the website https://tinyurl.com/mrymuz4n, they are available on […]

AICPA CEO Says Weaponized IRS Claims Are...

Following the announcement that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will use Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) funding to employ 87,000 new officers to bolster taxpayer enforcement efforts, the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) publishes comments regarding this funding. . In a statement, AICPA President and CEO Barry Melancon, CPA, CGMA, addressed various false allegations regarding the […]

Google AI spots 20,000 undeclared pools ...

The artificial intelligence software crossed aerial photographs with cadastral databases to find the tax evaders. Artificial intelligence (AI) software developed by Google has found thousands of undeclared swimming pools in backyards across France, resulting in a hefty tax bill for the owners of these pools totaling $14.5 million. The AI ​​software was launched in 2021 […]

Lawyers fight bill requiring them to rep...

Lawyers are pushing back against anti-money laundering legislation that would require them to report suspicious customer transactions, as banks must already do. U.S. House lawmakers led by Tom Malinowski (DN.J.) and Maxine Waters (D-California) spearheaded the provision of that body’s version of the bill authorizing defense. The requirement would also apply to accountants, payment service […]

California Tax Budget Bill Review

On August 26, Assembly Bill 158 by the Assembly Budget Committee was gutted and amended to address tax relief. The bill would modify articles 17053.71, 17131.8, 23628 and 24308.6, add article 17053.75 and repeal and add article 19551.3 of the Revenue and Tax Code, modify article 8161 of the Code of Social Protection and Institutions […]

BusinessWise Accounting and Taxation | ...

BusinessWise Accountancy and Tax is a small and growing accounting firm in Chesterfield. Having identified a growing need in the local market for an accountancy firm focused on business strategy, owner Graham Nash launched the firm in 2020, with the initial goal of helping turn businesses around and help them recover from the pandemic. We […]

Property taxes: what they are and how to...

As a homeowner, you will have expenses to cover as long as you own the home. One of these expenses is the property tax. Property taxes are paid annually to your state and municipality. The median annual property tax bill in the United States is $2,578, but your tax bill will vary depending on where […]

Tax evasion blotter: Clip seals

Turn on two timers; framed; the 30% solution; and other highlights of recent tax cases. Vegas: Real estate professional Scott Lawrence has pleaded guilty to federal tax evasion. From approximately 2009 to 2019, Lawrence owned and operated Turn Two Inc., a real estate company. In 2010, the IRS withdrew Lawrence’s personal bank account to settle […]

How to Talk to Your Clients About the IR...

By Ernie Villany, CPA. There are times when our consulting services are important. It’s one of them. As you may have noticed recently, the IRS has been a frequent topic in the 24-hour news cycle. The problems and challenges faced by the government tax assessment and collection agency have been well documented and quite noticeable […]

Pasco approves school tax, chooses schoo...

In a vote that will have a lasting impact on public schools in Pasco County, voters approved raise their property taxes to increase the salaries of district employees. With most ballots counted, the referendum received around 59% of the vote. Proponents have argued that the tax of up to $1 per $1,000 of assessed value […]

LBMC Announces Key Talent Acquisitions i...

NASHVILLE, TN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–August 23, 2022– LBMC, one of the nation’s leading accounting and consulting firms, is pleased to announce the addition of two executives to align with the company’s continued growth and expansion into the areas of high net worth and international taxation. Bringing in national tax experts like David Frederick and Dennis Metzler is […]

Washington’s gun hoard and the taxman

OPINION: “A permanent military force, with an oversized executive, will not long be a sure companion of freedom.”—James Madison Conspiracy theories sometimes contain at least a thread of truth, which makes them valid for some on the far right. One of these theories is that the federal government is not on their side. Concerns have […]

Members of Congress use tax-funded radio...

Some may look like campaign ads, but congressman radio ads are taxpayer-funded and go through a bipartisan process to get aired. In the Mahoning Valley, U.S. Representatives Bill Johnson, R-Marietta and Dave Joyce, R-Bainbridge, broadcast radio advertisements with the final warning: “Paid from official funds authorized by the House of Representatives.” The two […]

Amid federal treasury debt, New York bus...

COLONY — New York businesses continue to emerge from the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic two years ago, with ongoing supply chain issues, higher costs and difficulty finding employees. And now they’re being hit with what you might call a state COVID tax. Businesses across the state recently learned they have until Sept. 30 to […]

The Joplin School Board will establish a...

The Joplin School Board will establish a tax levy for the 2022-23 academic year on Tuesday that remains unchanged from last year. The proposed tax levy for fiscal year 2023 is $3.66 per $100 of assessed assessment, the same as last year, according to documentation provided to the board. The amount would be split into […]

gst: beyond GST, how technology can impr...

Digital transformation is the buzzword in all businesses today, including finance. While in the area of ​​taxation, the government has taken the lead in digital tax administration, the business sector is still largely focused on the filing of the Goods and Services Tax (“GST”) as an enabler. key technology. However, globally, and some companies in […]

Want a better IRS? Simplify the tax cod...

Comment this story Comment One of the most visible elements of the tax and spending program known as the Cut Inflation Act is the vastly increased funding for the Internal Revenue Service. The promised flood of cash – an additional $80 billion over ten years, compared to base annual spending of around $15 billion – […]

Pascrell seeks plan for IRA funds to pro...

Pascrell seeks plan for IRA funds to prosecute wealthy tax cheats and improve taxpayer services Oversight subcommittee chair seeks details from IRS on how it will implement tax loophole enforcement, improve services to expedite refunds, and oppose baseless attacks on tax loophole enforcement IRS law WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), chairman […]

Japan wants young people to drink more a...

Tokyo CNN — The Japanese government has been hit in the pocket with an unusual problem – its young people aren’t drinking enough. Since the start of the pandemic, bars and other premises selling alcohol have been hit hard by Covid-19 restrictions, causing sales – and alcohol tax revenues – to plummet in the world’s […]

Apple to levy tax on streaming services ...

Last month, Apple settled a lawsuit against Chicago as the city imposed a new local tax on streaming services. At the time, the company feared the action would result in a ruling that such a tax is entirely legal, which could set precedents for other governments to do the same. The company will begin collecting […]

Critical Contrast: Republic Bancorp (NAS...

Republic Bancorp (NASDAQ:RBCAA – Get Rating) and Independent Bank (NASDAQ:INDB – Get Rating) are both finance companies, but which company is the best performer? We’ll compare the two companies based on valuation strength, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, risk and earnings. Analyst Recommendations This is a summary of current recommendations for Republic Bancorp and […]

The Unintended Consequences of Tax Regul...

By Charles Maniace. Taxes can be one of life’s safeguards, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they – or their purposes – are always understood. While sales tax is meant to be a way for states and local jurisdictions to pay for things like schools, roads, and utilities, these regulations can have unintended consequences. However, consumers […]

Personal income tax leads to 40% increas...

The Union Government achieved more than a third of the direct tax collection target for this fiscal year during the April-July period, with personal income tax collection exceeding the catch-up of corporate tax under enhanced enforcement and compliance measures, according to official data. Total direct tax receipts, net of refunds, comprising corporation tax and personal […]

Senator Kyrsten Sinema Took Money From W...

Senator Kyrsten Sinema, the Arizona Democrat who single-handedly thwarted her party’s longstanding goal of raising taxes on wealthy investors, received nearly $1 million during the year elapsed from private equity professionals, hedge fund managers, and venture capitalists whose taxes would have risen under the plan. For years, Democrats have promised to raise taxes on these […]

GOP under fire for IRS rhetoric

Republicans are being criticized for their rhetoric of more than $80 billion in funding for the IRS, including a massive climate, tax and health care bill Congressional Democrats are sending to the White House. The funding, over 10 years, is intended to help the IRS enforce various provisions of the Curbing Inflation Act, which would […]

In Orange County, Westminster City Counc...

The extension of a sales tax that has been credited with keeping Westminster financially afloat has moved forward after residents berated city officials for years of indecision. On Friday, four of five city council members agreed to place a measure on the November ballot asking voters to renew the 1% sales tax for the next […]

$1 million in marijuana taxes earmarked ...

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – More than $1 million in marijuana tax revenue will be directed to free legal aid for those convicted of minor marijuana offenses, with the goal of helping thousands of people to seal their criminal record. The Southern Nevada Legal Aid Center and Nevada Legal Services will both receive $500,000 in […]

Gopuff jumps on instant driver payments

Gopuff has started Instant Payments for its US delivery drivers as part of a major update to the proximity delivery platform. Similar to Grubhub’s recent announcement that it had expanded instant pick-up options for its delivery drivers, Gopuff has teamed up with Stripe to offer its US delivery partners a similar option. To qualify for […]

Santa Cruz hotel tax hike heads for Nove...

The Hyatt Place hotel at 407 Broadway in Santa Cruz has 106 rooms. (Stephen Baxter — Santa Cruz local file) SANTA CRUZ >> A measure that would increase taxes on hotels and short-term rentals in the city of Santa Cruz will appear on the November ballot, the Santa Cruz City Council decided Tuesday night. The […]

What you need to know about city and cou...

Here are some things you might want to know about the sales tax measures the Tehachapi City Council and Kern County Board of Supervisors put on the Nov. 8 ballot: • If the measures are passed, the sales tax in the town of Tehachapi and unincorporated areas of Kern County will increase by 1 cent, […]

Warner Bros. Discovery takes $825 milli...

Warner Bros. Discovery took $825 million in tax depreciation on its canceled and scrapped content, according to a recent regulatory filing. The newly created company disclosed the information in documents on Friday (via The Hollywood Reporter), revealing that the number comes from content that was canceled or removed altogether in the second quarter of this […]

Democrats question Family Research Counc...

Over the past few decades, the Family Research Council has established itself as a powerful advocacy and research organization. When it comes to struggles for LGBTQ and reproductive rights, for example, the FRC has long since overtaken the Christian Coalition as the preeminent group in the religious right movement. But it turns out that calling […]

CTA boss Dorval Carter says staff shorta...

CTA’s beleaguered President Dorval Carter Jr. blames a shortage of employees — no different from the hiring problems plaguing all businesses — for the service issues that are causing CTA buses and trains to appear in the transport trackers online but never show up. During a virtual interview this week on WTTW-TV’s “Chicago Tonight” program, […]

Entrepreneurs benefiting from low flat-r...

Flat-rate taxation of individual business activity has existed in Poland for many years. It became widely available and very popular from 2021 due to reduced requirements. The law on personal income tax defines commercial activity (BA) as a gainful activity carried out for its own account, regardless of the results, in an organized and continuous […]

Governor Newsom backs expansion of $1.65...

As other states restrict freedoms and rights, California is working harder to deliver the best value and values ​​to the motion picture industry and its workers. Governor Newsom has taken unprecedented steps to expand abortion access and protect patients seeking essential reproductive health services SACRAMENTO — Together with Sen. Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge) and […]

Better Call Saul sued for Liberty Tax tr...

The producers of “Better Call Saul’s,” AMC Networks and Sony Pictures, are being sued by Liberty Tax Service for trade dress and trademark infringement in what the company alleges “intentional misuse” and “scamming” of its image. The lawsuit also alleges “dilution, defamation, disparagement and prejudicial lies” for its description of the company as fraudulent. In […]

Grace period extended for property tax p...

HOWELL, NJ – Although the calendar has moved to August 1, Howell, like several other municipalities, is extending the date when third quarter property tax payments are due. The Tax Collector’s Office is currently working on printing tax bills and preparing them for mailing. Tax bills will be mailed next Monday, August 8, and residents […]

Fulton County and its 15 cities compete ...

The fight for taxpayers’ money could impact the services you depend on, no matter where you live Channel 2’s Steve Gehlbach learned that this process happens every 10 years. FULTON COUNTY, Ga. — Fulton County and its 15 towns are vying over the distribution of local option sales tax revenue. The county is expected to […]

Save Money With These Tax Reduction Stra...

Owning one or more rental properties is a great way to ensure continued income. Knowing the best tax reduction strategies and applying them can make your investment even more advantageous. First, a note on record keeping To ensure that you can claim as many tax deductions as possible on your investment property, keep all your […]

Craig struggles with state sales tax cha...

Earlier this week, Craig City Council dithered over how to handle a state sales tax exemption, but local leaders may have no choice over the new fee being put in place. works statewide on single-use plastic bags and retail deliveries. According to the city’s director of finance, Katy Burns, there are three new issues being […]

Service tax cannot be levied on “Pandal

By Taxscan Team – July 29, 2022 10:03 a.m. The Customs, Excise and Service Tax Appeal Tribunal (CESTAT), Delhi Bench, ruled that service tax cannot be levied on “Pandal and Shamiana services” before 1.6.2007 since the “contractual services of works” could not have been invoiced with the tax on services under any other heading before […]

Plano’s new skyscraper gets $125 million

A California commercial real estate lender is providing $125 million in debt for a new office tower in Plano. Acore Capital provided the loan for the 23-story Ryan Tower under construction near the southwest corner of the North Dallas Turnpike and State Highway 121. The office tower is a project by developer Ryan Cos. based […]

City Council Approves Ballot Measures to...

July 27, 2022 3:54 p.m. Last night, the Santa Monica City Council approved the implementation of several measures during the November 8, 2022 general election ballot. The Homelessness Prevention, Affordable Housing and Schools Funding Measure would establish designated funds for schools, homelessness prevention and affordable housing, as well as an eleven-member Resident Oversight Committee, and […]

Tax Preparation Services Market: Future ...

Overview of the global tax preparation services industry: The Tax Preparation Services Market The Report 2022 report provides the latest industry data and future industry trends. The report lists the leading competitors and manufacturers in the Tax preparation services industry and provides strategic industry insights and analysis of factors influencing market competitiveness. The geographical scope […]

Taxation of third-party food delivery se...

Two years into an unprecedented global pandemic, the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is still being felt across many industries. The hospitality industry continues to be one of the hardest hit. Although hotel footfall is steadily increasing as summer travel resumes, the restaurant industry is struggling to reestablish its identity. Lack of workers, lack of […]

Tax Automation Platform Fonoa Raises $60...

Dublin-based tax automation company Fonoa raised $60m in a Series B funding round. Fonoa Secures $60M Series B Funding The round was led by Coatue and saw participation from Dawn Capital, Index Ventures, OMERS Ventures, FJ Labs and Moving Capital, among others. The company says the funding follows “impressive” revenue growth in 2021 and will […]

CEO Prince Donnell makes noise in the fr...

Prince Donnell is on track with his mission to innovate financial services to provide financial education and generational wealth to minority communities after unveiling Jack’s Tax Mobile, enabling entrepreneurs to advertise and manage their franchise Jack from anywhere. Prince Donnell is striving to carve out a name for himself in the franchise industry with Jack’s […]

Ryan Buys Government Grants and Funding ...

Dallas-based Ryan, which sells tax services and software, is playing a role for more government companies through its recently announced acquisition of The Funding Portal. This Toronto-based company, founded in 2011, operates a digital platform designed to connect customers with government funding and incentive programs. Fundingportal’s subscription and software-as-a-service tools are used by cities, nonprofits, […]

What questions to ask about a tax outsou...

In today’s tough economic climate, companies are increasingly asking their CPAs for ways to conserve cash, minimize taxes, and increase revenue. You’ve probably been asked by customers if they qualify for valuable tax credits for things like keeping employees on their payroll during COVID, or hiring disadvantaged workers, making their buildings more energy efficient, investing […]

Apple and Chicago agree on tax for strea...

In 2015, Chicago introduced a so-called “Netflix tax” to charge a 9% tax to subscribers of the streaming platform. In 2018, Apple sued Chicago in an attempt to overturn that law, but the case was suspended for two years. Now Apple and Chicago have reached an agreement to settle the lawsuit. As reported by Hollywood […]

Edgeworth has a new emergency dispatcher...

Edgeworth officials have hired a new full-time dispatcher and appointed a new tax collector. Council voted 6-0 Tuesday night to hire Moon Township resident Michael Martin as a dispatcher. Councilman Daniel Wilson was absent. Martin is the borough’s second full-time dispatcher. Edgeworth also has five part-time dispatchers. Director John Schwend said Martin was selected from […]

Commissioners hear updates on infrastruc...

Broadband, expanding water and sewer systems, a new elevated water reservoir and improvements to Bethlehem Park were among the topics discussed at the July 18 meeting of the County Board of Commissioners. ‘Alexander. David Moose, Compliance and Procurement Specialist, reported on the Broadband Internet expansion project with Open Broadband LLC. He said the project is […]

Buchanan fires big Q2 shot as Ways and M...

The trio aim to succeed Ways and Means ranking member Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, when he retires at the end of this convention. If the Republicans won the House, that would make one of the three the chairman of the committee. Given the panel’s broad expertise on measures that impact federal revenue from taxes and […]

Bloomsbury Publishing (LON:BMY) shares t...

Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY – Get Rating) topped its 200-day moving average during Monday’s trading. The stock has a 200-day moving average of 381.98 GBX ($4.57) and trades up to 382.50 GBX ($4.57). Shares of Bloomsbury Publishing last traded at GBX 375 ($4.48), with a volume of 70,217 shares traded in hands. Bloomsbury Publishing Stock […]

How soaring inflation may lead to a high...

Daniel Grill | Getty Images Why inflation could lead to surprise tax bills Each fall, the IRS makes inflation adjustments for the coming year on a series of tax provisions. The IRS has increased federal income tax brackets for 2022 and adjusted many other provisions, including standard deductions, 401(k) plan limits and more. But other […]

‘Arms race’ over tax cuts shows Tory lea

With three decisive days in the Tory leadership race, the bitter clashes so far have already laid bare the struggle for the soul of a party that seems determined to erase the political legacy of Boris Johnson. The focus on what shadow education secretary Bridget Phillipson has called an ‘arms race’ over tax cuts underscores […]

Groves sees an increase in sales tax rev...

GROVES — Sales tax revenue in the city of Groves is growing by leaps and bounds, according to information released by the state. The city has, to date for 2022, seen an increase of 8.15%. Compared to the same period last year, the report shows an increase of 16.65%. Groves Town Manager DE Sosa can […]

Strategies can help you avoid paying ext...

Walrus Pictures | Digital Vision | Getty Images For some retirees, there is an added cost associated with Medicare premiums that can ambush their family budget. Most Medicare enrollees pay the standard premium amounts for Part B (outpatient care) and Part D (prescription drugs). Still, about 7% of Medicare’s 64.3 million beneficiaries end up paying […]

How PCPs can anticipate cognitive declin...

Early detection using modern tools is necessary to improve the quality of life of your patients In less than 15 years, the population of people aged 65 and over in the United States is expected to reach 80 million, up from less than 55 million in 2019, according to US Census projections. Unfortunately, years of […]

Vallejo City Council agrees to put tax m...

Vallejo City Council agreed Tuesday night to a seven-eighths one-cent transaction and use tax increase to be put on the Nov. 8 ballot. The vote passed 5-2, with Mayor Robert McConnell and Cristina Arriola voting in opposition. Other parts of the resolution, which was divided into five parts, passed 7-0. The adoption, according to the […]

Canonsburg Takes Action Against Overdue ...

Canonsburg City Council cracks down on overdue garbage bills. Together, 49 homes owe the borough a total of approximately $165,000 in overdue waste bills. The Board unanimously approved Jordan Tax Services to take legal action against them at Monday’s meeting. “These are multi-year offenders that we are taking action (against). That’s a significant amount,” council […]

Penny tax hike splits city council 3-2

July 12. By Dave Vieser. The June 6 3-2 vote approving the $33.1 million Cornelius 2023 budget revealed an interesting split among the commissioners. The three positive votes were won by the new members of the city council elected last November: Colin Furcht, Michael Osborne and Todd Sansbury. They had successfully run on a “Contract […]

What the next generation of tax professi...

By Jasen Stine and Jim Buffington. The next generation of tax professionals are at a different stage in their lives and careers than the owners of the firms they apply to. Currently, the younger generation is difficult to recruit and retain due to their modernized view of the profession. Older generations are used to long-standing […]

Increased tax security for multinational...

The Israeli judiciary, for the third time in four years, examined whether the value had been transferred abroad as part of the change in the commercial operation of a local company after its acquisition by an international group, and whether the tax was due. A sigh of relief came from the financial teams of many […]

Week in perspective: with so much to lea...

The first time I heard an Elvis song was years after he died. My mother had an old vinyl album of holiday songs – one of them was “Blue Christmas”. I immediately became a fan. As I got older, my mother introduced me to other sides of Elvis. Our local library had VHS tapes of […]

URA hits record 21.6 trillion shillings ...

The Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) released what it called “the biggest tax collection in the country’s history”. URA Commissioner General John Rujoki Musinguzi made the revelation on Friday during the URA’s annual revenue mobilization press conference to follow the highlights of the 2021/22 performance held at the URA Tower in Nakawa, Kampala. “An interim report […]

County tax auction opens online today | ...

After a two-year hiatus, Chautauqua County is finally holding its property tax auction starting today. New this year, the auction will take place entirely online. Those wishing to participate should go to chautcoauction.com. There are specific registration requirements in place to participate, including providing a credit card and obtaining your notarized signature. Originally, […]

Asure launches new integration – GuruFoc

AUSTIN, Texas, May 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Asure Software, Inc., (ASUR), a leading provider of cloud-based human capital management (“HCM”) software solutions, today announced launched its new Integrations Marketplace, to provide customers with prebuilt integrations with over 125 payroll and HR industry vendors. This integration marketplace is made possible through Asure’s recent technology updates […]

Overdue property tax bills at Cook Co. s...

Cook County property tax bills will be due before the end of the year, board chairman Toni Preckwinkle announced Thursday afternoon, along with a plan to help cities, school districts and other tax organizations affected by a delay of several months. Preckwinkle did not offer a final date for the bills to be sent, telling […]

Reimbursement of service tax paid in err...

By Taxscan team – July 7, 2022 1:08 p.m. A divisional bench of Karnataka High Court held that PS Judge Dinesh Kumar and Judge Anant Ramanath Hegde held that the statute of limitations cannot be invoked to deny reimbursement of service tax paid in error. The appellant, M/S Bellatrix Consultancy Services, had entered into an […]

LPL Financial goes private – GuruFocus.c

CHICAGO, June 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LPL Financial LLC (LPLA) today launched the LPL Private Client Services Network, a new program offering LPL-affiliated advisors access to a carefully curated registry of companies that can provide assistance to serve the sophisticated and complex needs of their wealthy clients. The new offering was presented to advisors […]

Italian tax authorities broaden the conc...

The Italian tax authorities have recently adopted an innovative and unique approach to the question of whether a foreign company, active in the digital economy, has created a permanent establishment (PE) in Italy. A recent public communication from the Milan Public Prosecutor’s Office announced that Netflix Inc. had reached an agreement with the Tax Agency […]