Here are the states with tax holidays for back-to-school shopping

With back-to-school shopping just around the corner, many states are offering tax-free shopping days or weekends. Alabama kicks off its three-day tax holiday starting July 16, with 16 other states and Puerto Rico following suit later this summer, offering consumers anywhere from two days to a week to make tax-free purchases. "This gives consumers a little bit of an extra […]

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3 of the Weirdest Tax Laws from History

Throughout history and around the world, taxes have been created, changed and removed in response to changing times and an ever-evolving society. It's only with hindsight that we can look back and recognize some of the weirdest tax laws for what they are. The following is only a small sample of historically weird taxes. If you're ever feeling stressed or […]

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Expanded child tax credit payments going out to about 39M families in July

More On: families Joe Manchin is ‘very uncomfortable’ with Biden’s proposed $6T spending spree Biden unveils $1.8T ‘families’ plan that would be a major blow to New Yorkers Houston family accused of running sex trafficking operation out of bar Parents of five killed when giant redwood tree falls on their car Roughly 39 million American families will receive their first […]

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Here’s one tax advantage for the rich Biden's plan didn't eliminate

President Joe Biden's latest plan takes many steps toward taxing those at the top, but one tax advantage on capital gains would remain intact, ensuring continued preferential treatment for the wealthiest Americans. The ability to defer taxes on capital gains allows rich Americans to continue earning returns on untaxed money until the assets are sold — at which point investors […]

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Tax dollars to help defend woman accused of drowning son

Fox News Flash top headlines for April 30 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. Taxpayer dollars will help cover the defense costs for a Florida woman charged with first-degree murder in the drowning death of her autistic 9-year-old son. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Daryl Trawick ruled in an order released Thursday that Patricia Ripley, […]

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Cuomo tries to spin tax hikes as ‘net reduction’ if feds give back SALT

More On: taxes Yang and McGuire are right: Raising taxes is the wrong move Joe Biden’s ‘unpatriotic’ tax dodge Cuomo, Albany strike massive budget deal that includes $4B in tax hikes IRS terrifies taxpayers with baseless threats to seize their property Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday tried to downplay the potentially devastating impact of looming state tax hikes — claiming […]

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