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The IRS is looking into reports of families receiving wrong information about child tax credit payments —  a problem that could affect their tax refunds

The IRS is looking into reports of families receiving wrong information about child tax credit payments — a problem that could affect their tax refunds

The Internal Revenue Service says it’s looking into reports that some families have received inaccurate figures from the IRS about their child tax credit payments — an important number that determines how big their tax refund will be this year. “We are still looking into some of the information we’ve heard about the information on …

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Biden's in a race against time to get his presidency on track after his first year in office

Biden’s in a race against time to get his presidency on track after his first year in office

You know things are bad for President Biden when liberal columnists criticize him, and when the administration itself complains about media coverage and the polls. Presidents love polls when the numbers are good, but when they’re not, they’re either “fake,” as Donald Trump complained, or the methodology is faulty, as Biden staffers say now. When presidents — …

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News24 EXCLUSIVE: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Congress CM face in UP, alliance possibilities with Akhilesh Yadav

News24 EXCLUSIVE: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Congress CM face in UP, alliance possibilities with Akhilesh Yadav

New Delhi: With less than a month left for the much-awaited Assembly election in Uttar Pradesh, the ruling BJP and Opposition parties have braced themselves up for a fierce political battle in the state. While the BJP and its rival Samajwadi Party are being touted as the top contenders by the poll experts, Congress – …

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'I’m trying not to work people into a downward spiral': Why some parents should brace themselves for a lower tax refund in 2022

‘I’m trying not to work people into a downward spiral’: Why some parents should brace themselves for a lower tax refund in 2022

In 2021, the enhanced Child Tax Credit gave millions of families some financial cushion through monthly payments. In 2022, the same tax credit might take away from the size of many income tax refunds — or even give some unanticipated tax bills — according to tax professionals who are bracing for agitated clients. “There’s going …

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'No Maha Vikas Aghadi in Goa': Shiv Sena, NCP to contest Assembly polls together, Congress to go solo

‘No Maha Vikas Aghadi in Goa’: Shiv Sena, NCP to contest Assembly polls together, Congress to go solo

Panaji (Goa): Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will contest the upcoming Assembly elections in Goa together, while their ‘Maha Vikas Aghadi’ alliance partner Congress has decided to go solo in the polls. ‘Maha Vikas Aghadi’ is a political coalition between the three political parties in Maharashtra.   “We held discussions with Congress but …

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‘India’s $900 aid helped prevent immediate economic crisis’: Sri Lanka’s top economist

Image Source : PTI As close friends and maritime neighbours, both India and Sri Lanka stand to gain from closer economic interlinkages, Jaishankar said during the virtual interaction. India’s financial package has prevented Sri Lanka from spiralling into a major economic tailspin for the time being, top economist WA Wijewardena said on Saturday, but warned …

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Ahead of UP polls, these Yogi team mates resign from BJP to join Akhilesh Yadav's squad

Ahead of UP polls, these Yogi team mates resign from BJP to join Akhilesh Yadav’s squad

New Delhi: The political war game in Uttar Pradesh is soaring high as the dates for assembly polls inch closer. The BJP-led Yogi Adityanath’s government got a series of shocks after a number of its cabinet ministers showed their back to the party to join team Akhilesh Yadav who heads Samajwadi Party. The jolt started on …

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Who gave a 50-year-old federal agency the power to create a vaccine mandate? Behind the Supreme Court's decision to block Biden's employee mandate

Who gave a 50-year-old federal agency the power to create a vaccine mandate? Behind the Supreme Court’s decision to block Biden’s employee mandate

Did anyone actually give a 50-year-old federal agency — the government’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration — the legal ability to create COVID-19 vaccination-or-testing rules that could affect 84 million private sector workers? The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a ruling that stopped the Biden administration from enforcing a requirement that employees at large businesses …

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The IRS will ask every taxpayer about crypto transactions this tax season — here's how to report them

The IRS will ask every taxpayer about crypto transactions this tax season — here’s how to report them

Cryptocurrencies, also known as virtual currencies, have gone mainstream. That’s for sure. For example, you can use bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.26% to buy a Tesla TSLA, +3.93% and to buy or pay for lots of other things. However, using cryptocurrencies has federal income tax implications. Here’s what you need to know at 2021 tax return time …

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Akhilesh Yadav invites Dara Singh Chauhan minutes after he quits from Yogi Adityanath's govt in Uttar Pradesh

Akhilesh Yadav invites Dara Singh Chauhan minutes after he quits from Yogi Adityanath’s govt in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi: Minutes after Dara Singh Chauhan resigned from the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh cabinet, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav welcomed him to his party.  Sharing a picture with Dara Singh Chauhan, Akhilesh Yadav in a tweet wrote, “Hearty welcome and greetings to Dara Singh Chouhan, the relentless fighter of the struggle for ‘social …

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