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West Virginia Candidate for Governor Owes Millions in Taxes

LEGAL | By Dylan Lovan and Jonathan Mattise | Oct 25
Jim Justice, a coal billionaire running for West Virginia governor, owes millions in back taxes to some of Appalachia's most impoverished counties.

Clinton - Not Trump - Proposes Closing Real Estate Loophole

FINANCE | By Nicholas Riccardi | Oct 13
Trump contends he has the expertise to fix the tax code, but is proposing changes that would benefit wealthy families like his. Clinton now is proposing changes to the tax code.

Farmers Seek Tax Credit for Donations to Food Pantries

FINANCE | By David Klepper | Aug 23
Each year New York farmers give millions of pounds of apples, squash, corn or other agricultural products to the state's food banks. Now they're looking to get some credit for those good deeds - a tax credit.

How the Trump and Clinton Tax Plans Would Affect Americans

FINANCE | By Christopher S. Rugaber | Aug 19
For America's wealthiest families, the presidential campaign presents a stark choice: A big tax increase if Hillary Clinton wins the election - or a big tax cut if Donald Trump wins.

House Speaker Ryan Proposes Simpler Tax Code

FINANCE | By Andrew Taylor | Jun 25
House Republicans led by Speaker Paul Ryan unveiled a plan for a simpler tax code, the sixth and last installment of a GOP agenda designed to be a policy counterpoint to the personality-driven campaign of Donald Trump.

Millionaires: Raise Our Taxes to Address Poverty, Fix Roads

FINANCE | By David Klepper | Mar 21
More than 40 millionaires, including members of the Rockefeller and Disney families, are asking to have their taxes raised to help address poverty and rebuild failing infrastructure.

Washington Considers Nation's First Carbon Emissions Tax

FINANCE | By Phuong Le | Feb 29
Washington could become the first state in the nation to impose a direct tax on carbon emissions from fossil fuels such as coal, gasoline and natural gas.

US Appeals Court Upholds Colorado Online Tax Reporting Law

FINANCE | Feb 26
A federal appeals court has upheld a Colorado law requiring out-of-state Internet retailers to tell customers how much they owe in state sales taxes on their purchases.

Congress Gives Final OK to Banning Local Internet Taxes

PERSONAL TECH | By Alan Fram | Feb 12
Congress voted Thursday to permanently bar state and local governments from taxing access to the Internet, as lawmakers leapt at an election-year chance to demonstrate their opposition to imposing levies on online service.

Now You Can Marry. Welcome to Tax Time! Here's What to Know

FAMILY | By Carole Feldman | Jan 20
What's new when you file your taxes this year? Plenty - including the fact that now gay and lesbian families who have gotten legally married can file accordingly.

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