Archives for January 2009

Obama Appointee Daschle has Geithner Tax Problem, Pays 3 Years Back Taxes

Obama Appointee Daschle has Geithner Tax Problem, Pays 3 Years Back Taxes

Looks like another Obama cabinet appointee has a tax problem. Tom Daschle, ex-Senate Majority leader and Obama’s choice for Health and Human Services Secretary, just paid the IRS $140,000 in back taxes. Business Week reports…

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Senate Finance Committee Approves Tax Cuts: Includes AMT Patch

Senate Finance Committee Approves Tax Cuts: Includes AMT Patch

TaxNews.Com reports that, Economic recovery legislation made further progress through the United States Congress on Tuesday after the Senate Finance Committee approved approximately $522 billion in tax cuts, incentives, and other investments to stimulate the…

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Ignoring IRS Notices Makes Matters Worse

Ignoring IRS Notices Makes Matters Worse

The Dreaded IRS Notice Nobody likes getting an IRS notice that doesn’t include a refund check along with it. But the truth is if you live long enough you are bound to get an unhappy…

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Forms of Tax Relief

Forms of Tax Relief

I prepared this chart for my law firm website and thought it might make a useful blog post. If there’s anything missing, please let me know. Tax Relief Description Conditions Installment Agreement You pay a…

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House Approves Stimulus Bill, But Where is AMT Fix?

House Approves Stimulus Bill, But Where is AMT Fix?

USA-Tax-News.Com reported today that,   Senator Chuck Grassley, ranking Republican on the Senate Finance Committee, has criticized the version of the economic recovery legislation released by the House Ways and Means Committee last week for…

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