SYDNEY, Nov 27- Australia's treasurer on Friday flagged reforms to the nation's A $2 trillion "superannuation" or retirement savings system, targetting its use by wealthy Australians to minimise taxes. Treasurer Scott Morrison argued in a speech that the mandatory savings system created under Prime Minister Paul Keating in 1992 was designed to help provide...» Read More
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The Tax Foundation estimates Americans will pay $4.8 trillion in taxes in 2015, but some states will contribute more than others.
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Jason Furman, Council of Economic Advisers, provides a preview of President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday night where he is expected to talk about tax reform.
Dave Prokupek, Jackson Hewitt, explains what taxpayers need to know to start filing their 2014 taxes and whether to expect delays. Also Prokupek discusses the benefits of filing early.
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Peter Boardman, Managing Director of Tradewinds, explains what a second tax hike means for Japan's retail sector and outlines what the government could do to help firms.
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