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Are We Being Taxecuted By Democrats?

I woke up, turned on a light which generated taxes on utilities, then took a five minute shower which adds to my water bill. I went back to my room and put on deodorant and cologne, which each item is also taxed.

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Massachusetts Offering Two-Month Tax Amnesty

The Massachusetts Department of Revenue has announced a two-month amnesty program designed to encourage the payment of delinquent taxes by individuals and businesses.

The amnesty program will run from Sept

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UPDATE: Burger King Denies Trying To Duck U.S. Taxes

Burger King officially announced yesterday that it's merging with Canadian doughnut chain Tim Hortons, but denied in response to angry accusations and calls for boycotts that it's trying to duck U.S. taxes by reincorporating in lower-tax-rate Canada.

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Senators Wants People To Boycott Burger King

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown wants Americans to boycott Burger King. The Ohio Democrat is calling for the boycott because of Burger King's weekend announcement that it's in talks to buy Canadian donut chain Tim Hortons.

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Mattapoisett Chowder House Reopening Today

The Mattapoisett Chowder House has reopened.

A sign posted Tuesday on the front of the Route 6 seafood restaurant said the state Department of Revenue had seized the business for non-payment of taxes

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How Do You Know Your Tax Preparer Is Competent?

Only an expert can decipher the nearly 74,000-page U.S. tax code. All told, about 1.2 million tax preparers make a living compiling tax returns and estimates are that about half of them were filed by unregulated preparers.

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Restaurants Will Charge Obamacare Tax On Meals

In both California and Florida, restaurants have started charging customers a health insurance surcharge on their guest checks to cover the expenses Obamacare has on their businesses.

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Individual State Tax, How Does Massachusetts Compare

It's tax time and if you're a resident of the state of Massachusetts, you'll have to file federal and state taxes. How does our fair state compare? Well, they don't call it Taxachusetts for nothing!

Only seven states in the U

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3 Reasons Tax Season Could Drive You Crazy In 2014 [SPONSORED]

Preparing your taxes is never a joyful experience. Even if you think that you're going to get a hefty refund, the process is time consuming and oftentimes complicated. So realizing that the 2014 tax season is fast approaching likely isn't cause for rejoicing. And that's before you find out why this year could deliver the most frustrating tax season yet!

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How The Government Shutdown Affects Regular People — What You Need To Know

As of midnight on October 1, 2013 the United States Government officially shutdown operations. So what exactly does that mean for the regular everyday Joe? 

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