Tax Forms Face a Dearth During E-Filing The tax forms that are being distributed to ordinary citizens are facing a dearth in quantity. And this paucity of paper rigmarole comes during a time when the federal government and the state department are E-filing.
Jan 20 2014, 3:59am CST
Government Programs Have Become One Big Scammer Fraud Fest Amongst all the polls about how various groups view their prospects going into 2014, I’d like to see one polling people who habitually defraud the government. I bet it would be off-the-charts positive, as they look
Jan 13 2014, 10:51am CST
A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today Last month, we subjected readers to a hindsight lament: How you should have spent $100 at the beginning of 2013. Using the Forbes time travel machine, we went back to last January and dropped Benjamins on a slew of...
Jan 13 2014, 8:21am CST
Top Tax Stories Of 2013 When it comes to taxes, one thing you can’t say about 2013: it definitely wasn’t boring.
Here are the top ten most popular tax stories on Taxgirl this year, by reader views:
11 Reasons Why I Never Want To Own A House...
Jan 1 2014, 10:36pm CST
Bitcoin's Incredible Year Last year at this time, valued at just $13.50, one Bitcoin could get you a movie ticket if you could find a theater that had 1) heard of Bitcoin and 2) accepted it. Fat chance. Luckily, Bitcoin owners had a different...
Dec 31 2013, 4:31pm CST
13 Dramatic Year End Tax Strategies For 2013 The clock is ticking. 2013 is almost over which means that year end tax strategies are on the minds of many taxpayers. By now, we all know the most common tips (pay mortgages and taxes in advance, make contributions to...
Dec 31 2013, 12:16am CST
Feds announce test sites for drone aircraft Feds announce drone testing sites in Alaska, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Texas, Virginia
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration announced six states on Monday that will develop test sites...
Dec 30 2013, 10:51am CST
Was the Real Wolf of Wall Street All Wrong? This article is by Henry Schuck, co-founder and chief revenue officer of the sales intelligence and data firm DiscoverOrg. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Now, I want everyone to look down at that little...
Dec 23 2013, 11:06am CST
The Biggest Privacy Stories of 2013 Forget “twerking” and “selfies.” Dictionary.com dubbed “privacy” the word of the year in 2013. Here at The Not-So Private Parts, it feels a little like the unknown indie band we’ve been obsessed with for years just won...
Dec 23 2013, 8:26am CST
David Brooks: A Pseudo-Conservative Exposes Himself (Again) If his December 16 New York Times column, “Strengthen the Presidency,” is any indication, faux-conservative David Brooks has been hitting the spiked Christmas eggnog early and hard. Or maybe, as we’ve seen before, when...
Dec 23 2013, 7:46am CST
The U.S. Government Wants To Rank Our Colleges. Why? The U.S. Secretary of Education, Arne Duncan, has come up with a plan to produce official government rankings of our universities.
The plan was announced this past August, and over the past month, the Obama...
Dec 22 2013, 7:31am CST
Feds Shut Down Silk Road, Arrests Mastermind Federal agencies have shut down the online drugs marketplace called “Silk Road”. Alleged mastermind of the pirate site, Ross William Ulbricht, has also been arrested on Tuesday in San Francisco.
Oct 3 2013, 2:25am CDT
Feds Demand User Account Passwords from Web Firms The Federal Government is at it once again. Latest news has it that the Feds are demanding user passwords from various web companies. This is an extreme form of the invasion of individual privacy.
Jul 26 2013, 5:12am CDT
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