Taxation
A tax (from the Latin taxo; "rate") is a financial charge or other levy imposed upon a taxpayer (an individual or legal entity) by a state or the functional equivalent of a state to fund various publi...
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1031 Exchange Rules: All or Nothing?
Discussing Partial 1031 Exchanges I'm planning to sell an investment property and purchase a new investment property. I'd like to defer capital gains through a 1031 exchange, but I also need to keep s...
Is America's Tax System Fair?
How do you define what a "fair" tax system is?
Wish I could buy this man a beer!
Wish I could buy this man a beer!
Bill Gates: the robot that takes your job should pay taxes
The world's richest man is arguing for taxing and slowing automation.
President Trump promises to lower taxes for middle class Americans
President Trump: "We are going to be cutting taxes massively for both the middle class and companies- and that's massively. We're trying to get down to 15-20...
Romania Did This, and Now It’s Among the Fastest Growers in Europe
In 1974, the American economist Arthur Laffer, then a professor at the University of Chicago, was having dinner with his friend Jude Wanniski, an associate editor of the Wall Street Journal.
This Billionaire Governor Taxed The Rich And Increased The Minimum Wage -- Now, His State's Economy Is One Of The Best In The Country
The next time your right-wing family member or former high school classmate posts a status update or tweet about how taxing the rich or increasing worker...
Panama Papers: Leaks spur global investigations
Authorities across the world are spurred into action after a huge leak of confidential documents revealed how tax havens are used to hide wealth.
In defense of America's 'Benedict Arnold' CEOs
Yet another big American company is fleeing overseas to find a safe space from U.S. taxes. And once again, grandstanding politicians are stomping all over the businessmen behind the deal. Drug giant ...
Recreational pot delivers $53 million in tax revenue to Colorado
Recreational pot delivers $53 million in tax revenue to Colorado
Obama tax plan: Middle-class credits, increases for rich
In his State of the Union speech, President will call on Congress to simplify a tax code he deems overly complicated and weighted toward wealthy Americans.
Estate planning
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Tax rate
In a tax system and in economics, the tax rate describes the ratio (usually expressed as a percentage) at which a business or person is taxed. There are several methods used to present a tax rate: st...
Direct tax
A direct tax is generally a tax paid directly to the government by the person on whom it is imposed.
In a general sense, a direct tax is one imposed upon an individual person (juristic or natural)...
Indirect tax
An indirect tax (such as sales tax, a specific tax, value added tax (VAT), or goods and services tax (GST)) is a tax collected by an intermediary (such as a retail store) from the person who bears the...
Income tax
An income tax is a government levy (tax) imposed on individuals or entities (taxpayers) that varies with the income or profits (taxable income) of the taxpayer. Details vary widely by jurisdiction. Ma...
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Capital gains tax
A capital gains tax (CGT) is a tax on capital gains, the profit realized on the sale of a non-inventory asset that was purchased at a cost amount that was lower than the amount realized on the sale. T...
Corporate tax
Many countries impose corporate tax, also called corporation tax or company tax, on the income or capital of some types of legal entities. A similar tax may be imposed at state or lower levels. The ...
Property tax
A property tax (or millage tax) is a levy on property that the owner is required to pay. The tax is levied by the governing authority of the jurisdiction in which the property is located; it may be pa...
Inheritance tax
An inheritance tax or estate tax is a levy paid by a person who inherits money or property or a tax on the estate (money and property) of a person who has died. In international tax law, there is a di...
Expatriation Tax
An expatriation tax or emigration tax is a tax on persons who cease to be tax resident in a country. This often takes the form of a capital gains tax against unrealised gain attributable to the period...
Transfer tax
A transfer tax is a tax on the passing of title to property from one person (or entity) to another.In a narrow legal sense, a transfer tax is essentially a transaction fee imposed on the transfer of t...
Wealth tax
A wealth tax (also called a capital tax, equity tax, or net worth tax) is a levy on the total value of personal assets, including owner-occupied housing; cash, bank deposits, money funds, and savings ...
Value-added tax
A value-added tax (VAT) or also goods and services tax (GST) is a form of consumption tax. From the perspective of the buyer, it is a tax on the purchase price. From that of the seller, it is a tax o...
Sales tax
A sales tax is a tax paid to a governing body for the sales of certain goods and services. Usually laws allow (or require) the seller to collect funds for the tax from the consumer at the point of pur...
Sales tax - Wikipedia
Excise
An excise or excise tax (sometimes called a special excise duty) is an inland tax on the sale, or production for sale, of specific goods or a tax on a good produced for sale, or sold, within a country...
Excise - Wikipedia