As April 15 nears each year, American taxpayers take inventory of their income and expenses and hand over a year’s worth of detail to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Many of us utilize the expertise of accountants to prepare what will become a complex analysis of the many life...
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More than 275 rabbis signed on to a letter to Congress urging the lawmakers to end tax cuts for those earning more than $250,000 a year.
As part of the ongoing campaign by Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice, community advocacy events also will be held in homes and...
September 11, 2012 | 2:20 pm
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The Zionist Organization of America lost its tax-exempt status due to a late filing of tax returns. The organization did not file returns for three consecutive years, The Forward reported Sept. 11.
Morton Klein, the ZOA’s president, confirmed that the organization has not been...
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Responding to a challenge issued by Rep. Brad Sherman (D - Sherman Oaks), who released his federal tax return a few days ago, Rep. Howard Berman (D - Van Nuys) will also release his federal tax return.
“Howard will accept Sherman’s challenge to release his taxes,” Brandon Hall,...
January 9, 2012 | 3:56 pm
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Israel released $100 million in tax funds it had withheld from the Palestinian Authority.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Wednesday the handover of the money, the transfer of which had been frozen on Nov. 1 in response to the Palestinians’ recognition as a state by...
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January 11, 2011 | 10:42 am
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu makes about $12,300 a month before taxes, he informed the public on Facebook.
Netanyahu posted a copy of his monthly pay slip Monday on the Prime Minister of Israel’s page on the social networking site.
The prime minister earns a gross...
January 10, 2011 | 12:57 pm
Being at a car dealership this weekend, to finally get the recalled part on my car fixed, reminded me how much I truly enjoy car dealerships. Not only do I NOT mind haggling with the salesmen on a price, I look forward to it. After all, I am my father’s daughter. That same father...
December 7, 2010 | 2:55 pm
There is a sick feeling of demoralization settling over Democrats, like drizzle on a cloudy day. It’s not because of losses in the midterm elections; it’s the unnerving realization that we are on our own.
When Barack Obama came to Washington, he promised to change the town. I...
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April 10, 2008 | 6:00 pmAs usual, it started out with questions.
"Where do you work? What do you do? Have you been on any trips lately?"
I was all for talking about myself, what I do, where I've been, where I'm going. But then it got personal.
"Are you renting? How much do you pay per month?"
April 4, 2008 | 3:27 pm
This will be a short post today â Iâm in the middle of taxes.
I canât stand tax time!
Not a big shock. Most people equate doing taxes with getting a root canal.
This is the first year my husband and I are filing jointly. It will also be the first time he will be...
May 4, 2006 | 8:00 pm
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's recent handling of protests by pro-illegal immigration crowds showed a man awkwardly straddling opposing sides of a political chasm that divides Angelenos who have all supported him. And his lack of deftness leaves doubt about whether he can...
January 23, 2003 | 7:00 pm
Plato described democracy as "a charming form of government." Well, perhaps in ancient Greece there wasn't much else to charm away the days. But on the eve of Israel's elections and President Bush's State of the Union, "charming" is hardly the word that comes first to mind in...
December 21, 2000 | 7:00 pm
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