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  • Monopoly Water Utility Fails to Pay a Drop of Tax Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 1:44 AM ET

    Thames Water has been slammed by public sector unions and politicians after the UK's biggest water company by revenue announced that it paid no corporation tax last year, the FT reports.

  • France's Generous Family Benefits Are Being Cut Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 8:04 AM ET
    French tax form

    President Francois Hollande's government aims to save up to 2 billion euros annually from 2016 under a proposed reform of France's generous system of family benefits.

  • When It Comes to Health-Care Reform, the IRS Rules Monday, 6 May 2013 | 10:13 AM ET

    The Internal Revenue Service will play an important role in how health-care reform is managed, even deciding who will have to buy coverage.

  • Filing Snafu Could Delay Up to 600,000 Tax Refunds Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 8:18 AM ET

    A filing error has resulted in the delay of up to 600,000 tax refunds — among them students who need the money to pay for books and the tax receipt to apply for financial aid, the IRS said Tuesday.

  • Costly Credit Mistakes     Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 3:33 PM ET

    Did you know there is a 20 percent chance that you have a mistake on your credit report? CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details. And Mike Dewine, Ohio Attorney General, weighs in on what consumers can do about it.

  • Profits Up, but Britain Gets Less Tax From Big Firms Thursday, 27 Dec 2012 | 4:39 AM ET
    London Bridge

    Big companies in Britain now pay less tax than they did 12 years ago despite a big jump in profitability. Tax campaigners say the trend is the clearest signal yet that tax avoidance has blossomed under a more business-friendly strategy at the UK tax authority Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs.

  • Rebecca Berg, Capitol Hill Reporter at BuzzFeed, tells CNBC that in the debate over the debt ceiling the Democrats may be more obstructionist than the Republicans over tax cuts.

  • How the ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Could Hurt Married Couples Wednesday, 26 Sep 2012 | 3:10 PM ET

    There are many financial perks that come with being married. Filing taxes generally isn’t one of them.

  • Where the 47 Percent Live Thursday, 20 Sep 2012 | 4:58 PM ET
    Total Returns: 10,995,576Returns With Income Tax Liability: 6,760,829Returns With No Income Tax Liability: 4,234,747Nonpayers: 38.5%According to Kasprak, Texas doesn’t rank very high in terms of the factors that contribute to high populations of nonpayers. It is, however, second in the nation in terms of recipients receiving refundable child tax credits.“This indicates a higher-than-normal percentage of low-income people choosing to have children,” he said. “So that is likely a big part of the n

    Mitt Romney said "There are 47 percent of the people who pay no income tax." Who are these people, and why are they exempt? Click to see which states have the highest number of people who pay no federal income tax.

  • Too Much Debt Talk from Paul Ryan Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | 3:24 PM ET
    Paul Ryan

    My worst fears about Paul Ryan were borne out in Wednesday night's speech.

  • Hollywood Struggles to Compete     Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 1:19 PM ET

    California is losing a large portion of its filmmaking business to out-of-state competitors, but hopes the state's lottery tax credit will help lure those jobs back the the Golden State, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Best Cars for Commuting Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 4:41 PM ET
    The mean amount of time spent commuting by U.S. workers is 23.8 minutes, according to a from the Census Bureau. At first glance, that doesn’t seem so bad. It’s enough time to hear the weather report, drink some coffee and listen to “Free Bird” on the radio. But that figure also signifies that the average U.S. worker is in a car for almost four hours a week. That’s 45 minutes longer than it takes to watch “Titanic.”With that kind of time on the road a regular fixture in commuters’ lives, the car

    Kelley Blue Book has provided CNBC.com with its list of 10 cars that are the best for commuting. Check out the list.

  • Lynch: 7 Tax Tips for President Obama Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 2:56 PM ET
    President Barack Obama speaking on the "Buffett Rule" in Boca Raton, FL.

    President Obama must be paying the least amount of taxes possible, as he has access to such talented people, right? Wrong. Even without a thorough analysis, we see there are some huge ways to reduce what the Obamas are paying in taxes.

  • IRS Form 1040

    Here are some things to check or consider if you still have the good old "1040 Form" on your to-do list, the Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Romney Proposes Slashing Top Tax Rate to 28 Percent Wednesday, 22 Feb 2012 | 12:19 PM ET
    Mitt Romney speaks during a town hall meeting campaign stop at Eagle Manufacturing Corporation February 21, 2012 in Shelby Township, Michigan.

    GOP Candidate Mitt Romney wants to cut the top income tax for individuals to 28 percent, down from his earlier plan to preserve the 35 percent rate.

  • Guest Blog: Tax Doesn't Have to Be Taxing Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012 | 1:48 AM ET
    Cash Register

    One has to cut when one can’t borrow any more. But that still hasn’t stopped the various interested parties and think-tanks on both sides of the Atlantic from arguing on whether this is the optimum approach or not.

  • Five Reasons to Improve Your Cash-Flow Forecasting Wednesday, 1 Feb 2012 | 12:40 PM ET

    By knowing exactly what cash you have coming in and going out and when those transfers occur, you ensure you have enough cash to continue operating from day to day. At its most basic level, cash-flow forecasting helps a business survive.

  • Hong Kong Budget Preview     Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012 | 9:50 PM ET

    Steve Towers, Senior International Tax Partner at Deloitte and Kang Choon Pin, Tax Services Partner at Ernst & Young Solutions shares their expectations on how the 2012 HK budget might affect its tax structure.

  • Eaton CEO on Tax Reform for Global Growth     Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | 8:40 AM ET

    We have to high a domestic rate and a thoroughly uncompetitive international tax regime, says Sandy Cutler, Eaton chairman/president/CEO, who urges on fundamental responsible corporate tax reform for business growth.

  • Why a Financial Transactions Tax Is Bad for Everyone Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012 | 6:47 AM ET

    Amid the wailing and gnashing of teeth that are governments’ attempts to confirm the long-term viability of the euro project, we are also witnessing an attempt to introduce a financial transactions tax (FTT) or “Tobin Tax” in the European Union.

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