Taxes

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    City, County, State & Federal Budgets are Being Proposed

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR Residents, especially citizens who registered to vote, who are concerned, who learn about the issues, and actually voted for their elected representative at local, state and federal levels of governance, must understand that they are stakeholders (similar to investors who purchase shares of a corporation)....
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    VTA and 2016 MEASURE B’s SALES TAX REVENUES

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR What transportation programs will really be funded and implemented by the 2016 Measure B sales tax revenues which will be managed by the County of Santa Clara’s Valley Transit Authority (VTA)? This 2016 Measure, approved by 72% of those who voted last November 8, 2016,...
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    Consejos de BBB para prepararse para los impuestos temprano

    Better Business Bureau ¡La temporada de impuestos ha comenzado oficialmente! Aunque el Día de Impuestos no es hasta el martes, el 18 de abril de este ano, los formularios de W-2 deben ser recibidas por los empleados antes del 31 de enero, ¡así que usted ya tiene suya! La...
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    Property Taxes Need to be Paid by December 12, 2016

    San Jose, CA  The first installment of the 2016/2017 property taxes was due and payable on November 1 and will be delinquent if not paid by 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 12, 2016.  If delinquent, a 10 percent penalty and a $20 cost will be added, in accordance with the...
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    Prop 55 Campaign Revs Up to Extend Taxes for School Funding

    Suzanne Potter California News Service OAKLAND, Calif. – The campaign promoting Proposition 55 is ramping up, with supporters taking to the phone banks, walking the precincts and holding campus events, including one that occurred on Tuesday September 27, 2016 at Laney College in Oakland. Prop 55 would keep the...
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    “OFFSHORE ACCOUNTS”

    Hilbert Morales /EL OBSERVADOR An Associated Press (AP) news group, which worked with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalism (ICIJ). Washington.  D.C., just exposed ‘offshore accounts’. Its report was published by the BROWNSVILLE HERALD (TEXAS), Sunday edition, April 3, 2016. This report was first  filed in Frankfort, Germany by...
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    Sus impuestos, sus derechos y su seguridad

    Si usted es de los que detesta los números, las cuentas y los presupuestos, esta no ha de ser su época preferida, pero como dirían los sabios legendarios: al mal tiempo buena cara. El asunto de los impuestos es de crucial importancia para todos y puede ser determinante, por...
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    Pay Less Next Tax Time

    Getting a big check may not always be a good thing. For example, if you receive a large tax refund from the IRS, it means you paid out too much in income tax the year before and, essentially, lent your money to the government interest free. Fortunately, a talk...
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    Obtenga su informe de crédito

    NAPSM Llegó la temporada de los impuestos. De acuerdo con la Comisión Federal de Comercio (FTC, por sus siglas en inglés) un tercio de todas la quejas sobre el robo de identidad están relacionadas con los impuestos y son tres veces más grandes que cualquier otro tipo de robo...