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US Senate rejects Obama’s wealth tax proposal


April 17th, 2012 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 17 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The US Senate has blocked President Barack Obama's proposal to raise tax rate on those earning over one million dollars a year.The wealth tax ... Read more...

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Obamas’ tax return shows income drop to less than half in 2010 than 2009


April 19th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Income for US President Barack Obama and his family dropped to 1,728,096 dollars in 2010, almost less than half of 5.5 million dollars he earned in 2009.Most ... Read more...

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Obamas made $1.72 million last year


April 19th, 2011 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 19 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle made over $1.72 million last year, and paid about $453,000 in federal tax, the White House said.The ... Read more...

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Wesley Snipes ordered to begin 3-yr prison term for tax evasion


December 2nd, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Actor Wesley Snipes has been ordered to begin serving a three-year jail term for tax evasion.He has been asked to surrender at a federal prison in the US ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell faces huge tax bill in U.S


August 19th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 19 (ANI): Naomi Campbell is apparently facing huge tax bill in the U.S. over allegations that she owes more than 42,000 pounds in back payments.Officials at America's Internal Revenue ... Read more...

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Wyclef Jean’s tax woes: He owes $2 million to the IRS


August 9th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Even though rapper Wyclef Jean has been in the news for his humanitarian ways and for aiming to be the president of the earthquake ... Read more...

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Google’s new gay only employee benefit raises eyebrows


July 2nd, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Google new gay only employee benefit is raising eyebrows.According to a Fox News report, Google says it will pay homosexual employees who include domestic partners on their health ... Read more...

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Pak defence budget to be raised by 31 percent in 2010-11


May 22nd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 22 (ANI): Pakistan has decided to raise its defence budget by 31 percent from Rs.343 billion to Rs.448 billion for fiscal 2010-11.Official sources told the Daily Times that during a ... Read more...

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Actor Jeff Bridges hit with a $24,000 tax lien


May 13th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Oscar winner Jeff Bridges is in trouble, because the IRS has slapped a lien of $23,997 of unpaid taxes on him. These due taxes ... Read more...

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Charles Evleth Construction, Inc. to back pay more than 200 workers in Bakersfield, CA


April 6th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by BNO News
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – Charles Evleth Construction, Inc. will be back paying more than 200 workers after losing a lawsuit, prosecutors said Monday.Charles Evleth Construction, Inc., a Bakersfield-based drywall company, "routinely ... Read more...

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Illinois businessman sentenced for $2.3 million tax fraud


March 5th, 2010 - 3:36 am ICT by BNO News
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (BNO NEWS) – An Illinois businessman was sentenced to federal prison for tax fraud, prosecutors said on Thursday.Jon Darmstadter, 57, of Glencoe was sentenced Wednesday to a 60-month prison term ... Read more...

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Recommendations of Finance Commission largely accepted: Mukherjee


February 25th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) The government has largely accepted the suggestions made by the 13th Finance Commission that has recommended a 32-percent share of the federal taxes for states, as ... Read more...

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Rosiah’s 15th budget proposes no new taxes in Andhra Pradesh


February 20th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 20 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister K. Rosaiah Saturday presented his record, 15th budget for the state that has stepped up the net expenditure to Rs.113,660 crore and even ... Read more...

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Sinbad Files For Bankruptcy


February 7th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The stand up comedian Sinbad, known for making people double up with laughter, is being reported to have lost everything and is under a lot of ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin accuses AP of opposition research in ‘fact-checking’


November 16th, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Nov 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has accused AP of indulging in ‘opposition research’ in fact-checking her memoir ‘Going Rogue’ which is due to be released ... Read more...

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Ohio Lottery: Woman From Warren Wins


July 1st, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by GD
This 'rags to riches' story will certainly find favor with almost everyone as news spread like wildfire about the winner of the Ohio Lottery.Linda Morgan, who is a resident of ... Read more...

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US Gandhian collector, Mallya in deal to set up foundation for poor


May 16th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington/New York, May 16 (IANS) James Otis, US-based collector of Mahatma Gandhi's belongings, has struck a deal with Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya to set up a foundation to raise ... Read more...

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Seven arrested in immigration racket run by Indian American (Lead)


June 17th, 2008 - 7:36 am ICT by IANS
By Parveen Chopra New York, June 16 (IANS) Seven people, including an Indian American running an IT company in the US, have been arrested for allegedly running an immigration racket that promised work ... Read more...

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Immigration scam by Indian American busted, seven held


June 16th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Parveen Chopra New York, June 16 (IANS) An Indian American running an IT company in the US and six Indians have been arrested in an alleged immigration scam involving H1B visas. New ... Read more...

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Clintons made 109 million dollars in 8 years through lecture tours, books


April 5th, 2008 - 10:57 am ICT by admin
New York, Apr 5 (ANI): Hillary and Bill Clinton earned nearly 109 million dollars during the past eight years, after the latter quit as US President, with most of it coming ... Read more...

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