Terrence Howard Ordered to Pay Nearly $1M in Federal Tax Evasion Case
A federal judge in Philadelphia has ordered Terrence Howard to pay a penalty-heavy $1 million in back taxes — a skirting of payment that the actor justified in a voicemail to an official where he asserted that it’s “immoral” for the government to tax the descendants of slaves. The Academy…#philadelphia #terrencehoward #justicedepartment #easterndistrict #pennsylvania #hollywoodreporter #empire #howard #mariaelizabethruwe #hollywood (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 1, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Question of whether Nebraska public money can go to private schools still set for November ballot
Nebraska’s top election official has ruled voters will get to decide whether to repeal a law that pays for private school tuition scholarships with taxpayer money.#nebraska (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 1, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Hidden Health Costs of Climate Change
Climate change kills. Since 2000, nearly four million people worldwide have lost their lives due to floods, wildfires, heat waves, droughts, and other extreme weather events that have been linked to a steadily warming planet, according to a recent estimate in the journal Nature. That sweeping number can make it hard for any of us to grasp how the problem is touching health in our own small part of the world. Now, a new study in Nature Medicine provides some of that granular insight for people living in the U.S., exploring how climate-linked disasters affect visits to hospital emergency departments in counties nationwide, a...
Source: TIME: Health - March 1, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized climate change healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Leaving'hotel California': Business owners torn over exodus share stories of'how bad' things really are
California's businesses share the same "headache," being personally torn between closing their doors or moving to other states over high crime and taxes. "I have considered moving to a different state," attorney and law firm founder in the San Francisco Bay area, Flavio Carvalho, told Fox News…#sanfranciscobay #flaviocarvalho #foxnewsdigital #cfo #cheriefalwell #trishaquino #frisco #goldenstate #redballoon #andrewcrapuchettes (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 1, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More than $1 billion is up for grabs as California Lottery jackpots soar heading into the weekend
More than $1 billion is up for grabs as jackpots for three California Lottery draw games soar heading into the weekend, the California Lottery office confirmed to KTLA. The jackpots for the Mega Millions, Powerball and Super Lotto Plus equal to about $1.064 billion without accounting for taxes.…#californialottery #ktla #megamillions #superlotto #californians #statelottery #luckynumbers (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 1, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heads up, millionaires: If you didn ’t file taxes, the IRS will be contacting you
As millions of people in the U.S. file their annual income-tax returns, the Internal Revenue Service is telling millionaires who haven’t filed in years that they had better get to it. The IRS says it’s starting to send out more than 125,000 notices about unfiled tax returns to high-income…#dannywerfel #werfel (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 1, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IRS Goes After High-Earners Who Never Filed Their Taxes
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Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IRS goes after wealthy non-filers in bid to crack down on tax cheats
The IRS is getting serious about going after rich tax cheats, announcing a string of new enforcement measures in recent weeks aimed at wealthy Americans not paying what they owe in taxes. The latest is a series of reminder letters aimed at high earners who simply declined to fill out a tax return,…#dannywerfel #werfel #gao #democrats (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctor's Family Sues Disney Over Food Allergy Death; Doctor Skipped Payroll Taxes?
(MedPage Today) -- The family of New York doctor Kanokporn Tangsuan, DO, is suing Disney following her death, allegedly from eating a meal that wasn't allergen-free. Tangsuan was highly allergic to nuts and dairy and reportedly died from anaphylaxis... (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - February 29, 2024 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Income tax ban could be reality for millions
Supporters of a Washington resident-backed initiative trying to officially eliminate personal income taxes in the state got their first hearing before the legislature on Tuesday. Washington residents haven't paid personal income taxes in almost a century thanks to a 1933 decision by the state…#statesupremecourt #initiative2111 #i2111 #brianheywood #redmond #jimwalsh #democrats #heywood #olympia #dylangrundmanoneill (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low tax collection rate in south suburbs shows need for development, changes in Springfield
South suburban towns are leaving more tax dollars on the table than every other portion of Cook County, according to a new study by the treasurer’s office that investigates municipal collection rates. Only 86.4% of billed taxes owed by residents were collected by local governments in the south…#south #cookcounty #southland #mariapappas #pappas #bradbettenhausen #tinleypark #southhollands #dondegraff #southholland (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $607 Million: Here ’s What The Winner Would Take Home After Taxes
The Mega Millions jackpot is up to $607 million after no winning tickets were drawn Tuesday night, making the prize the eighth-largest in the lottery’s history, though a lucky winner—facing one-in-302-million odds—would take home less than half that amount after paying required taxes. A ticket…#arizona #megamillions (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 29, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

French scientists alarmed by ‘disastrous’ cut to research budget
Scientists in France are reeling after the government announced it will cut €904 million from this year’s budget for research and higher education. The cut, announced last week, is part of a broader €10 billion savings package that the government says is necessary to limit the nation’s public deficit in the face of dwindling economic growth since the budget law was adopted in December 2023. But scientists say the research sector is bearing a disproportionate share of the pain. The move comes hot on the heels of recent social crises in France, including farmers protesting rising costs and regulatory...
Source: ScienceNOW - February 28, 2024 Category: Science Source Type: news

You can now file your taxes directly to the IRS for free
The Internal Revenue Service is rolling out a free online tool to have taxpayers file directly for free. But only some states apply for now. Douglas Sacha / Getty Images The IRS' much-anticipated free tax filing software is now online. Direct File is in a pilot phase and available for "simple" tax…#douglassacha #directfile #arizona #florida #massachusetts #nevada #newhampshire #southdakota #tennessee #wyoming (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 28, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news