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PepsiCo moves to profit in 4Q, sees tax benefit - Seattle Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:35
PepsiCo moves to profit in 4Q, sees tax benefit  Seattle Times

PURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) — PepsiCo moved to a profit in its fourth quarter, getting a boost from a large tax benefit as sales in its Frito-Lay unit North America ...

NY extends property tax deadline for some towns - Fox5NY

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:28
NY extends property tax deadline for some towns  Fox5NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is extending a property tax deadline for residents in certain areas that were especially hard hit by recent ...

Charlie Munger says California, Connecticut have been 'stupid' for driving rich people away - CNBC

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:15
Charlie Munger says California, Connecticut have been 'stupid' for driving rich people away  CNBC

Charlie Munger, Warren Buffett's right-hand man at Berkshire Hathaway, said that places like California and Connecticut have been very "stupid" for driving rich ...

GE's Decision to Scrap Boston HQ Shows Corporate Tax Incentives Don't Work - Fortune

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:11
GE's Decision to Scrap Boston HQ Shows Corporate Tax Incentives Don't Work  Fortune

It was just three years ago that General Electric (ge, -3.28%) moved its corporate headquarters from Fairfield, Conn., to Boston, lured by $25 million in tax breaks.

NY residents fleeing high taxes, freedom restrictions - Sun Community News

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 05:00
NY residents fleeing high taxes, freedom restrictions  Sun Community News

Pete DeMola wrote a big article about state aid reduction and gun control in the past issue of The Sun.

Amazon And GE Cutbacks Are A Lesson For Cities Offering Big Incentives - WBUR

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:40
Amazon And GE Cutbacks Are A Lesson For Cities Offering Big Incentives  WBUR

Two of the world's biggest companies — Amazon and GE — have cut back on major promises this week. It's a tale of incentives and two corporate headquarters.

DealBook Briefing: The Bigger Picture Behind Amazon Ditching N.Y. - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:27
DealBook Briefing: The Bigger Picture Behind Amazon Ditching N.Y.  The New York Times

The company's decision could be a turning point for corporate-civic relations in the U.S. and a sign that leftist views are gaining traction.

DealBook Briefing: The Bigger Picture Behind Amazon Ditching N.Y. - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:27
DealBook Briefing: The Bigger Picture Behind Amazon Ditching N.Y.  The New York Times

The company's decision could be a turning point for corporate-civic relations in the U.S. and a sign that leftist views are gaining traction.

'Saddened, humbled and heartbroken': Mary Boone sentenced to 30 months in jail for tax fraud - Art Newspaper

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:14
'Saddened, humbled and heartbroken': Mary Boone sentenced to 30 months in jail for tax fraud  Art Newspaper

New York art dealer falsely claimed around $1.6m in personal expenses as tax-deductible business expenses in 2011.

Elizabeth Warren’s popular plan to tax the rich is probably unconstitutional - The Washington Post

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:02
Elizabeth Warren’s popular plan to tax the rich is probably unconstitutional  The Washington Post

The framers were extremely strict about what kind of taxes Washington could impose.

Elizabeth Warren’s popular plan to tax the rich is probably unconstitutional - The Washington Post

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:02
Elizabeth Warren’s popular plan to tax the rich is probably unconstitutional  The Washington Post

The framers were extremely strict about what kind of taxes Washington could impose.

Democracy Ends in Euphemism - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:01
Democracy Ends in Euphemism  The New York Times

Language has been neutralized when it should state the obvious.

Opinion | How Words Become Weapons, and Wimps - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 04:00
Opinion | How Words Become Weapons, and Wimps  The New York Times

Language has been neutralized when it should state the obvious.

'Start Here': Trump's wall, Amazon dumps New York City, Andrew McCabe speaks out - ABC News

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:22
'Start Here': Trump's wall, Amazon dumps New York City, Andrew McCabe speaks out  ABC News

It's Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. Let's start here. 1. Build in case of emergency. Both houses of Congress on Thursday passed a border security funding bill to avert a ...

Wanted: The Oddest Lots - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:00
Wanted: The Oddest Lots  The New York Times

Faced with high land prices, developers are reconsidering weirdly shaped lots passed over for years. But how long will these cheap sites stay that way?

All Talk, Little Action: What to Expect on Tax Policy This Year - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:00
All Talk, Little Action: What to Expect on Tax Policy This Year  The New York Times

Don't count on big changes. But the heated debates in Congress and on the 2020 campaign trail give clues about legislation to come.

All Talk, Little Action: What to Expect on Tax Policy This Year - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:00
All Talk, Little Action: What to Expect on Tax Policy This Year  The New York Times

Don't count on big changes. But the heated debates in Congress and on the 2020 campaign trail give clues about legislation to come.

Amazon May Get a Tax Break for the Poor With a Project in America’s Richest County - Bloomberg

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 03:00
Amazon May Get a Tax Break for the Poor With a Project in America’s Richest County  Bloomberg

Amazon.com Inc. walked away from billions of dollars of public subsidies when it announced Thursday it was abandoning plans for an office complex in New ...

3 Democrat Policies that Must Die for America to Survive - American Thinker

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 02:19
3 Democrat Policies that Must Die for America to Survive  American Thinker

In 1838, Abraham Lincoln spoke before the Young Men's Lyceum of Springfield, Illinois. There, Lincoln observed that "America will never be destroyed from the ...

The Federal Debt Is Rising. Concern Is Not. - The New York Times

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 01:00
The Federal Debt Is Rising. Concern Is Not.  The New York Times

The United States government now owes more than $22 trillion, but debt reduction is no longer a top issue in Washington.

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