Archives for September 2010

Blogging Drought

Blogging Drought

Sorry for the dearth of posts here this month. We are in the middle of relocating our offices and things have been quite hectic. I expect to make up for it in October. Thanks for your…

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Sixty Percent of Economists Say Extend ALL Bush Tax Cuts

Sixty Percent of Economists Say Extend ALL Bush Tax Cuts

From Paul Caron: CNN, Economists: Extend Bush Tax Cuts for Everyone: [A] majority of a panel of leading economists surveyed by CNNMoney.com said that the tax cuts should be renewed for everyone.  

University of Florida Professor Says we Should Increase Taxes on Alcohol

University of Florida Professor Says we Should Increase Taxes on Alcohol

Racheal Rettner of LiveScience.Com tells of a new study that says raising taxes on alcohol is a good thing: Increasing the tax on alcohol could have a slew of public health benefits, according to a new…

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IRS to Intensify Collection of Unpaid Payroll Taxes

IRS to Intensify Collection of Unpaid Payroll Taxes

According to WebCPA the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) says that a larger percentage of IRS collection agents are not following the proper procedure in payroll tax cases: The collection of taxes through employment…

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2 Year Innocent Spouse Rule Again Invalidated by Tax Court

2 Year Innocent Spouse Rule Again Invalidated by Tax Court

Paul Caron reports that the Tax Court has flouted the 7th Circuit’s ruling in Lantz v. Commissioner, invalidating IRS regulations requiring that spouses seeking innocent spouse relief request that relief within two years of the first collection…

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