Americans on average spent more on taxes in 2016 than they did on food and clothing combined, according to data released this week by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
DEPENDING ON WHOM you ask, robots and artificial intelligence are either coming to take your job, or you're perfectly safe, at least for the near future.
Oklahoma hopes to correct a budget shortfall by enacting an electric car fee, but a lawsuit against the state asserts that proper procedures for such a tax were not followed.
The Freedom Foundation sued Seattle Wednesday over its controversial new income tax on the rich, which critics call "an assault" on the law that sets a dangerous precedent.
Grown-ups used to appreciate being treated as grown-ups, especially by other grown-ups. How is it that today's grown-ups demand that they be treated like not-too-bright children?
Driving people out of their cars and onto bicycles has been an Agenda 21 plank that Oregon has fully embraced since 1992 . Now its the bikers who are getting a look at the other side of the knife blade as a new excise tax will ding every new purchase
Currently, less than 3% of California vehicle sales are electric.
Even Ben Affleck can make economic sense when it is a subject on which he has personal experience. Here is his comment on why so many films are being made in Georgia instead of Hollywood:
Total capitulation by Governor Bruce Rauner is in the works. The taxoholics wore him down.
Last week we reported that as Illinois, a state which now faces over $15 billion in backlogged bills, struggles over the next two weeks to somehow come up with its first budget in three years ahead of a June 30 fiscal year end, and faces an imminent
Both Powerball and Mega Millions Lotteries Will Pull Out of Illinois on June 30 due to the budget impasse.
Two out of every three states in America took in less tax revenue than expected this year, the worst performance since the depths of the recession, and twenty states expect to address budget shortfalls in the coming year.
Millions of Californians are outraged by a recent bill that would increase the state's gas tax by 12 cents per gallon, and increase vehicle license fees by $50 per year.
Oregon lawmakers are proposing raising the state gas tax, increasing vehicle title and registration fees, and implementing a payroll tax to raise billions of dollars for transportation infrastructure improvements.
See, this the sort of thing that I was talking about in a previous video on the #alumnistrike.
At close to 40 percent when including state rates, the U.S. corporate tax rate is one of the highest in the world.
Illinois' fiscal condition is in bad shape and worsening. Jim Muschinske, Revenue Manager, notes a "February Freefall".
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings has finally reached his maximum willingness to throw taxpayer dollars at the Dallas Police and Fire Pension (DPFP) system and has pulled is support for a bill that, if it passes, will undoubtedly prove to be yet another fut
Taxing companies that use robots to help pay for the workers they've displaced has been floated as a theoretical solution to a post-automation world. Now San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim is looking into whether it's what the tech capital needs.
Americans paid a record $540,701,000,000 in property taxes to state and local governments in fiscal 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
By an overwhelming 56-13 margin, the Idaho House of Representatives today voted to end all Idaho taxation on precious metals, e.g. gold and silver coins and bars.
PORTLAND -- The Oregon legislature is considering a new bill that would tax coffee beans and ground coffee, officials tell CBS affiliate KOIN.
A Virginia bill prefiled for the 2017 session would remove sales taxes from some purchases of gold and silver, a first step towards encouraging its regular use as currency and breaking the Federal Reserve's monopoly on money.
Boeing Co. received an illegal tax break from Washington state as part of $8.7 billion in aid to assemble the 777X and manufacture the jetliner's carbon-fiber wing there, the World Trade Organization said.
Lowering the corporate tax rate appears to be all the rage. Donald Trump has promised a cut to 15 percent from 35 percent in the U.S., and British Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to make the U.K.'s corporate tax the lowest in the G-20, which w
(NaturalNews) Towns and cities across California are launching new measures to help curb soda consumption - with the goal of stopping the growing obesity and diabetes epidemics in their tracks.