Texas Senate OKs Plan To Slow Local Property Tax Increases The Texas Senate has approved a plan designed to slow the increase of local property taxes as Republicans scramble to deliver on fiscally conservative promises despite a state budget crunch.
Bill Pressuring Trump To Disclose Tax Returns To Get VotePresident Donald Trump might not make it on the ballot in 2020 in New Jersey if he doesn't disclose his tax returns under a bill getting a vote in the state Assembly.
IRS Strikes Back As Agents Make Big Dent In Identity TheftThe IRS reports that the number of identity theft victims plummeted last year after agents struggled for years to combat what has become a multibillion-dollar industry.
H&R Block Adds IBM's Watson To Tax TeamH&R Block is working with IBM's Watson supercomputer this tax season. The company said Wednesday that its employees will work with Watson to identify credits and deductions and find other solutions for customers.
Ready To File: A Taxpayer's Guide To Tax-Prep FeesAbout 50 percent of all tax filers pay a pro to prepare and file their tax returns. Even IRS Commissioner John Koskinen is in that boat. But how do you know how much should it cost?
Locals Weigh In On Proposed Tax On Mexican GoodsSMU Professor Mike Davis said if the U.S. taxes Mexico’s imports, the country will likely tax the goods America sells them.
Bills Require Presidential Candidates To Release Tax ReturnsLawmakers in Hawaii and several other states want to prevent presidential candidates from appearing on their states' ballots unless the candidates release their tax returns.
Warning, Some Tax Refunds Will Be Delayed Next YearTaxpayers who like to file early to get a quick turnaround of a refund may be disappointed this tax season. In its effort to battle fraud, the IRS has a new strategy.
Texas Governor's Returns Show No Owed Federal Taxes In 2015Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's latest tax returns show he doesn't owe any federal taxes for 2015 after deductions lowered most of nearly $120,000 in reported income.
Tax Settlement Gives New Life To HospitalThe only hospital in Glen Rose, for months in danger of closing because of a tax dispute with the nearby Comanche Peak Nuclear Plant, has received a financial shot in the arm following a settlement.
Cuban Responds To Trump's Tax CommentsOne of the most talked about moments from the debate was Donald Trump's comments about his taxes.
Parkland's Budget Crunch: The Pocketbook Cost Of Texas PoliticsDallas County’s healthcare safety net is now looking to make up a roughly $100 million budget shortfall—while some local leaders blame Texas politics for a stalemate that leaves both poor patients and taxpayers on the hook.