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President Donald Trump
Andrew Harnik/AP
May 08, 2019 - 11:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday acknowledged taking massive tax write offs for real estate losses topping $1 billion from the mid-1980s to mid-1990s, calling it "sport" among developers like himself during that period. Trump was reacting to a New York Times report Tuesday that...
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Richard Neal has formally requested President Donald Trump's tax returns from the Internal Revenue Service.
J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo
April 03, 2019 - 8:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee chairman on Wednesday formally asked the IRS to provide six years of President Donald Trump's personal tax returns and the returns for some of his businesses as Democrats try to shed light on his complex financial dealings and potential conflicts of interest. The...
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William "Rick" Singer, front, founder of the Edge College & Career Network, exits federal court in Boston on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after he pleaded guilty to charges in a nationwide college admissions bribery scandal.
Steven Senne/AP Photo
March 14, 2019 - 9:33 am
By Sally Ho, Associated Press The mastermind of a wide-ranging college admissions scandal set up a charity that wove a deep web of deception and fraud to mask bribes and payoffs, funneling millions of dollars through the tax-exempt organization under the nose of U.S. officials, according to...
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Close up U.S. taxes papers
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Justin Udo
March 11, 2019 - 1:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With about one more month left before tax day, officials are warning Pennsylvanians about some of the worst scams they should be aware of. They're calling them the Dirty Dozen , 12 of the most common methods used to rip off taxpayers. Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio "The end...
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Paul Manafort
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March 08, 2019 - 7:18 am
By Faith Karimi, CNN (CNN) -- When Paul Manafort was sentenced to about four years in federal prison, the backlash was fast and furious on social media. Judge T.S. Ellis sentenced Manafort to 47 months Thursday for defrauding banks and the government, and failing to pay taxes on millions of dollars...
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This courtroom sketch depicts former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, center in a wheelchair, during his sentencing hearing in federal court before judge T.S. Ellis III in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, March 7, 2019.
Dana Verkouteren via AP
March 07, 2019 - 10:18 am
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was sentenced Thursday to nearly four years in prison for tax and bank fraud related to his work advising Ukrainian politicians, much less than what was called for under sentencing guidelines. Manafort, sitting in a wheelchair as...
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IRS SCam
John McDevitt
February 23, 2019 - 10:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's tax season and scam artists are making a return. Now, Pennsylvania's attorney general is out with a consumer alert. "Don't fall for it!" That's the warning from Attorney General Josh Shapiro. He says last year his office received more than 500 complaints about...
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Federal prosecutors have charged an analyst with the Internal Revenue Service with illegally disclosing confidential reports about Michael Cohen's bank records that revealed that President Donald Trump's former lawyer sought to profit from his proximity t
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February 21, 2019 - 5:53 pm
By Kara Scannell and Erica Orden, CNN (CNN) -- Federal prosecutors have charged an analyst with the Internal Revenue Service with illegally disclosing confidential reports about Michael Cohen's bank records that revealed that President Donald Trump's former lawyer had sought to profit from his...
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Close up U.S. taxes papers
Dreamstime
Kim Glovas
January 28, 2019 - 1:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The partial federal government shutdown could mean some changes this tax season. Steven Balsam, an accounting professor and senior Merves Research Fellow at Temple's Fox School of Business, says that, the end of the shutdown does not necessarily mean smooth sailing...
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FILE - This March 22, 2013 file photo, shows the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File
January 15, 2019 - 10:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the government shutdown — nearly 60 percent of its workforce — to handle tax returns and pay out refunds. The employees won't be paid during the shutdown. With the official start of the tax...
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