May 31, 2011 Question: I've been fortunate to have put a bit of money into a gold ETF (GLD, for the record), one of the ones that actually just buys bullion,...
Sep 22, 2011 Virginia says consumers can save up to $2.5 million in taxes buying generators, duct tape and other emergency gear. Critics say residents would've bought these supplies anyway.
Sep 22, 2011 Illinois is trying to decrease its $13 billion deficit with tax increases. One citizen understands the need to close the deficit, but says the taxes have pinched her budget significantly.
Sep 22, 2011 With among the highest property taxes in the country, New York aims to limit annual increases but also accommodate school districts.
Sep 22, 2011 Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel will look at whether special tax funds for blighted neighborhoods are diverted too often to big companies.
Sep 22, 2011 Tax revenues are topping projections in California, New Jersey, West Virginia and others.
Sep 22, 2011 Because of Illinois' business tax increase, Sears has become the latest company to threaten to leave the state. The increase has backfired big time on the governor, who's scrambling to make deals to keep major companies from leaving the state.
Sep 22, 2011 The per-gallon gas tax is not enough to pay for road repairs. The Obama administration is exploring a new funding scheme.
Sep 22, 2011 The city is asking tax-exempt institutions like universities and hospitals to voluntarily pay more property taxes. Please.