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Podcast 1.06: This Week In Tax News + Same Sex Marriages

25 October 2013

Tweet This week, the shutdown was all over the news from how it affected taxpayers to the National Parks to scammers taking advantage of IRS being closed. I talk shutdown, Miss America on the Boardwalk and the poor “dead” guy who can’t get the judge to agree that he’s alive (really). And our hot tax […]

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Podcast 1.03: This Week In Tax News + More On The Home Office Deduction

14 August 2013

Tweet This week, the IRS pushes off a furlough day, more than 1,000 U.S. citizens announce plans to expatriate, New York State initiates the suspension of driver’s licenses for tax delinquents, it’s my annual call for guest posts and I talk home office deductions. Because paying taxes is painful… but reading about them – or […]

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Congress To Consider ‘Keep The IRS Off Your Health Care Act Of 2013′ This Week

31 July 2013

Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) has introduced H.R. 2009, referred to as the Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act of 2013 to prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury from enforcing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. The bill would bar IRS from enforcing the health care act as a result of the most recent tax exempt organization scandal.

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Were ‘Real Housewives’ Stars Targeted For Prosecution Because Of Their Celebrity?

31 July 2013

Attorney Henry Klingeman claims that “Real Housewives of New Jersey” stars Teresa Giudice and Giuseppe “Joe” Giudice are being prosecuted because of their celebrity. Is he right?

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Baucus & Camp Talk Reform As Tax Road Show Rolls On

30 July 2013

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) made a stop in Philadelphia as part of their bipartisan roadshow for tax reform. Small business owners talked tax and business – and no surprise, simplification and certainty topped their wish list.

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‘Real Housewives’ Stars Indicted On Bankruptcy, Fraud And Tax Charges

29 July 2013

Two of the stars of the Bravo television show “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” were charged today in a conspiracy to defraud lenders as well as allegedly hiding assets and income during a bankruptcy case. Teresa and Giuseppe Giudice were charged with 39 counts of various fraud charges; Giuseppe has been charged with tax evasion, as well.

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Bolt Strikes At Diamond League Games, Says UK Races Hinge On Tax Laws

28 July 2013

Usain Bolt said he wouldn’t race in the U.K. after the Olympics unless they changed their tax laws… and they did, extending the laws in place for the Olympics for the Diamond Games. But is this a trend?

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Podcast 1.01: This Week In Tax News + More On FBAR

27 July 2013

Tweet Because paying taxes is painful… but reading about them – or in this case, hearing about them – shouldn’t be.

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Dolce & Gabbana Say Tax Woes May Force Them To Close

25 July 2013

A month after Dolce & Gabbana was found guilty on tax charges, the pair is fighting back. After closing their stores for three days in protest, the designers are making noise about shutting down for good.

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New York To Issue Tax Refunds For Same Sex Couples

25 July 2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced that New York will issue estate tax refunds to those taxpayers who file amended returns as a result of the recent Supreme Court ruling that deemed DOMA unconstitutional.

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