theft prosectuions double in 2013 - CNBC
The Internal Revenue Service says there has been a big jump
in thieves stealing Social Security numbers to fraudulently claim tax refunds.
Tax Reform Unlikely This Year, Breaks Face Expiration - Forbes
Due to gridlock and the government shutdown, they weren’t
able to present the bill, so they punted tax reform to 2014.
Rodman Owes More Than $450K in Back Taxes – Breitbart
TMZ reports casts an eye toward why Dennis Rodman may be in
North Korea: Rodman owes $278,543 in unpaid income tax California, $165,818 to
the federal government, and $8,666.99 to Michigan for a total of $453,027.99.
unveils first 5 ‘Promise Zones’ – Fox News Politics
President Obama is identifying five communities that will
benefit from a program of tax incentives and government grants, a year after he
unveiled the plan in his 2013 State of the Union address.
GOP Won't Raise Your Taxes, Unless You're A Woman And You Want An Abortion –
Huffington Post Politics
The House of Representatives held a hearing Thursday morning
on a Republican-sponsored bill that would effectively raise taxes on women and
small businesses who buy private health insurance plans that cover abortion.
Year Ahead: Tax Reform – No; Tax Extenders – Yes - Forbes
Tax reform isn’t going to happen this year and tax extenders
will (and it will be retroactive).
IRS cites a need
for more funding in annual report to Congress – CNBC
The Internal Revenue Service would do a better job with more
money to bolster collection and customer service efforts, said the ombudswoman
for the nation's tax collector on Thursday in delivering its annual report to
Additional funding would help make tax collection less
frustrating and more efficient, the report said.