Councilman Mark Squilla is proposing a bill that would charge shoppers five cents every time they use a disposable bag.
If you haven’t already begun, now’s the time to prepare for filing your 2014 tax returns.
By Jim Donovan: During the month of February, the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) is offering “Tax Chat Tuesdays,” a free online instant messaging chat staffed by its CPA members to provide general […]
By Jim Donovan: Turbo Tax has resumed e-filing of state income tax returns. The resumption comes after the company temporarily paused transmissions upon seeing an increase in suspicious filings and attempts by criminals to use […]
Some Pa. State Officials Push To Tax Marcellus Shale Drilling In Effort To Raise Money For Public Schools
Pennsylvania State Senator Vincent Hughes and a number of his colleagues want to put an eight percent tax on Marcellus Shale extraction in the commonwealth.
By Jim Donovan: Starting February 2, 2015, the Philadelphia Department of Revenue is extending its business hours to include evenings and weekends. Extended telephone and office hours will be Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. […]
Prices in Pennsylvania are expected to go up on New Year’s Day when the state’s gas tax increases.
A former cast member of MTV’s reality show “Jersey Shore” is due back in court to face federal tax charges.
Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden is alerting consumers about two unrelated telephone scams that have targeted consumers in the state.
Corbett cast himself as the candidate who will resist increasing government spending and repeatedly questioned where Wolf would find the money to raise the state’s share of public school spending to 50 percent, plus meet other priorities. For his part, Wolf sought to frame Corbett as failing to capably steer the state’s economy and government finances, while he cut critical funding for public schools.
By Jim Donovan: The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today warned consumers about a scam in which New Jerseyans received phone calls from con artists claiming to be representatives of the U.S. Internal Revenue […]
If you get a call claiming to be from the IRS saying you owe more tax money which you need to send immediately or face arrest, the IRS says don’t fall for it.
It’s hard to think there’s anything funny about taxes when you’re under a mountain of paperwork, but CBS News contributor and analyst Mellody Hobson has a little comic relief for taxpayers.
It’s time to talk taxes: 1099 forms have gone out and you should be organizing your paperwork and getting ready to pay the taxman.