Google insider exposes 'immoral' tax scam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Sunday Times) A former Google executive has blown the whistle on a massive and “immoral” tax avoidance scheme that has “cheated” British taxpayers out of hundreds of more…

Lew demands Congress agree to debt increase

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on Friday urged congressional leaders to raise the debt limit and insisted that the White House is not going to negotiate over more…

How to tell if IRS is eyeing you

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) You consider yourself a law abiding citizen, and you are not starting a nonprofit organization with conservative ties. Even so, you may be a candidate for a more…

CBO: Obama vastly exaggerated deficit cuts in budget

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Investor's Business Daily) President Obama vastly exaggerated the spending cuts and deficit reduction his budget plan would produce, while dramatically undercounting the level of tax hikes, according to more…

Dow, S&P 500 end week with record highs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Stocks defied skeptics again Friday, attracting attention from even the most hardened market-watchers. The Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor's 500 index closed more…

Study: Downside of digital multitasking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WNYW-TV) In the digital age up-to-the-minute updates are a click and a touch away. But a new study says all of our gadgets and all of this multitasking more…

Were Republican-owned GM dealerships targeted in 2010?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Examiner) Two members of Congress are asking if the Treasury Department disproportionately targeted more Republican or conservative owned auto dealerships during the government-lead restructuring of General Motors in more…

N.D. billboard campaign touts business climate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) North Dakota is promoting its business climate at Minnesota's expense, and some politicians east of the Red River are not happy about it. The Greater North more…

Treasury knew of IRS inquiry in 2012

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) The Treasury Department’s inspector general told senior Treasury officials in June 2012 he was investigating the Internal Revenue Service’s screening of politically active organizations seeking more…