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  • Going, going ... a number of tax breaks to expire Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    This is your last chance to take advantage of dozens of tax credits and deductions that are going away.

  • Beware: Charity scams growing online Sunday, 1 Dec 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    It's the season of giving, and the season of charity scams. Watch out for these crowdfunding and online tricks.

  • 2013 tax code changes     Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 2:37 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson talks about year-end tax strategies.

  • Charities struggle as donor-advised funds balloon Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    Donor-advised funds are rolling in money, but charitable donations are looking almost anemic. Here's why, and what it means for philanthropy.

  • Eric Schmidt

    Google, which has been grilled twice in the past year by a UK parliamentary committee over its tax practices, had a UK tax bill of 35 million pounds ($55 million) in 2012, on sales of $4.9 billion to British customers.

  • Abe's third arrow moving in the right direction     Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 12:33 AM ET

    Richard Okuno, Director, GI Capital Securities looks forward to Japan structural reform in TPP negotiations and upcoming tax revisions.

  • How to get the most out of your college savings Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 2:36 PM ET

    When it's finally time to start drawing down that 529 account, here's how to make sure you take advantage of tax breaks and make smart choices.

  • Oops: State treasurer owes $500,000 in taxes Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 10:08 AM ET
    Boston

    Massachusetts Treasurer Steven Grossman has been getting the state's finances in order—his own are another matter. Grossman may owe more than $500,000 in back taxes.

  • Gandolfini's will a case study on what not to do Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 6:22 AM ET

    James Gandolfini, the late actor, appears to have made some key mistakes with his estate planning. Here's how to avoid the same minefields.

  • For part-time workers, here's a financial toolkit Sunday, 14 Jul 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    The latest jobs report showed that 8.2 million Americans are working part time for economic reasons. An additional 19 million are working part time for other reasons.

  • Is your state flunking financial education? Friday, 12 Jul 2013 | 11:27 AM ET

    A new study ranks states' efforts to provide financial education in high school, and the results aren't pretty. Check your state's grade here.

  • Didn't get a prenup? Try a postnup Friday, 5 Jul 2013 | 7:05 AM ET

    Postnuptial agreements—similar to prenups, but for married couples—are on the rise, with growing acceptance and DOMA changing the marriage landscape.

  • The Retirement Time Bomb: Who's at Risk?     Friday, 28 Jun 2013 | 1:40 AM ET

    Gavin Pluck, European director of Guardian Wealth Management, tells CNBC why those who work abroad stand to lose the most when the retirement time bomb goes off.

  • Cracking Down on Tax Evasion     Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 10:52 PM ET

    Chas Roy-Chowdhury, Head of Taxation at ACCA tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks the global tax system encourages MNCs to keep their profits offshore.

  • Pre-Takeover Cadbury’s Tax Avoidance Exposed Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    An investigation into the tax affairs of Cadbury's – known for its philanthropic ethos – has uncovered tax avoidance schemes former senior executives admit were “highly aggressive”, the FT reports.

  • Britain to Pay More for Power Than Germany for a Decade Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 2:57 AM ET

    British electricity prices may be almost double those in Germany within three years due largely to the impact of a new tax aimed at supporting renewable power generation.

  • How to Know When You Need a Prenup Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 12:49 PM ET

    Prenuptial agreements are common among the financial elite. Divorce settlements can be astronomical. But in some cases, prenups may make sense for the 99 percent.

  • 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.

  • How to Tell If the IRS Is Looking to Audit You Friday, 17 May 2013 | 6:46 AM ET

    Being audited is scary. Not knowing if you might be is almost as bad. Here is a roadmap to how the IRS decides on candidates for examination.