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  • Kirkland business owner gets 5 years for tax evasion

    A Kirkland businessman has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for a long-running tax-evasion scheme. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Seattle says 58-year old Daniel Nix ran Dannix

  • Tax Return Indicates Trump Foundation Did Not Donate Last Year

    NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s charitable foundation made no donations last year, a sharp break from the 2016...

    Talking Points Memo
  • Last Year's Tax Cuts Are Yielding Gains for America's Brewers

    Tucked away in last year's otherwise polarizing and contentious tax cuts was a broadly bipartisan reduction in federal excise taxes for the nation's brewers, distillers, and winemakers. Originally introduced as the wordy Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act by the unlikely matchup of Sens. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) in early 2017, this bill had managed to attract some 56 bipartisan co-sponsors in the Senate and another 303 co-sponsors in the House last year. The...
  • One million cases of fly-tipping were reported in the UK last year

    Local councils reported 998,000 fly-tipping incidents in 2017/18, a new study by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs in London has revealed.

    Mail Online