Government Finance

High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

Jun 21, 2018

The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

Jun 21, 2018

Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart

The Latest: Shares in online retailers fall after tax ruling

Jun 21, 2018

Shares in online retailers dropped, and large chains with more stores traded higher following the Supreme Court sales tax ruling

The Latest: Interior links reorganization plan to Obama

Jun 21, 2018

The Trump administration is citing an endorsement from unlikely source _ former President Barack Obama _ as it touts a plan to reorganize the federal government

Nigerian man sentenced to 15 years for IRS tax-return scheme

Jun 21, 2018

A Nigerian man has been sentenced in Oregon to 15 years in federal prison for his role in bilking over $11 million via an identity-theft scheme from the Internal Revenue Service

Supreme Court: States can force online shoppers to pay sales tax

Jun 21, 2018

Supreme Court: States can force online shoppers to pay sales tax

California lawmakers push diversity through film tax credit

Jun 19, 2018

California lawmakers are trying to encourage better sexual harassment reporting and diverse hiring in the movie industry through the state's film tax credit program

Interest rates flat to lower at weekly US Treasury auction

Jun 18, 2018

Interest rates on short-term U.S. Treasury bills were flat to lower in Monday's auction. Rates on three-month bills fell to their lowest level in three weeks while six-month bills were unchanged.

Court blocks 'millionaire tax' question from state ballot

Jun 18, 2018

Massachusetts' highest court has struck down a proposed "millionaire tax" ballot question, blocking it from appearing before voters in November

The Latest: Group in support of tax disappointed by ruling

Jun 18, 2018

A citizens group that collected more than 150,000 signatures in support of a so-called "millionaire tax" in Massachusetts says it is "incredibly disappointed" that Massachusetts' high court has blocked the measure from going before voters in November