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Other Views: IRS’s lost emails make for a troubling tale

June 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

Don’t look now, but the simmering scandal about the White House possibly using the Internal Revenue Service to target opposition groups is coming closer to a boil.
And this week, more people than the usual partisan suspects are taking note.
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Hoeven to IRS: Limit red tape for farms, small businesses

January 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Internal Revenue Service has some new tax rules this year and Sen. John Hoeven is concerned about how the rules could affect small business owners, farmers and ranchers in the Peace Garden State.
The North Dakota Republican’s letter sent Wedne…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven to IRS: Limit red tape for farms, small businesses

January 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Internal Revenue Service has some new tax rules this year and Sen. John Hoeven is concerned about how the rules could affect small business owners, farmers and ranchers in the Peace Garden State.
The North Dakota Republican’s letter sent Wedne…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

For same-sex couples, a new tax form

October 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

North Dakota now has a tax form for married same-sex couples even though it doesn’t recognize such marriages. Continue Reading

IRS deserves scrutiny over $4 million conference

June 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Associated Press has reported that the IRS held 225 employee conferences from 2010 to 2012 at a total cost of $49 million.
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IRS officials wined, dined at conference

June 5, 2013 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON Already heavily criticized for targeting conservative groups, the Internal Revenue Service absorbed another blow Tuesday as new details emerged about senior officials enjoying luxury hotel rooms, free drinks and free food at a $4.1 million training conference.
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North Dakota, IRS waving fees for late tax filing

April 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The state’s tax commissioner says his office will still be open until 9 p.m. today, and will be flexible throughout the week after a record-setting snowstorm caused most state government employees to stay home today the last day to file taxes. Continue Reading

Tax commissioner: State 4 percent behind on tax returns

February 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

After a brief delay due to federal budget issues, the 2013 tax season is well under way for U.S. citizens around the country and, of course, right here in western North Dakota. Continue Reading

IRS auctioning off seized Native American artwork

December 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The IRS seized the 16-piece collection of artwork in September from the Washington Pavilion’s Visual Arts Center, where it had been on loan for more than a decade.
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Treasury spells out rules on taxing of tribes, members

December 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) Taxes cannot be levied on honoraria to a shaman or spiritual leader for religious services, but could be assessed on per-capita payments from gambling revenues to tribal members, under a proposal for taxing Native Americans by the Internal Revenue Service.
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