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Tax Lien

Can Paying Your Taxes Late Affect Your Credit Score?

Credit.com | Posted 06.08.2014 | Money
Credit.com

It's pretty simple: If you don't pay your taxes, the IRS can file a notice of federal tax lien with the credit bureaus, and that's a huge negative on your credit reports.

MJB's Manager Responds To Tax Lien Trouble

Posted 05.31.2013 | Black Voices

As Mary J. Blige’s latest money woes continued to make headlines stemming from an outstanding $3.4 million tax lien, her husband-manager, Martin “...

MJB Lands In More 'Drama'

Posted 05.28.2013 | Black Voices

Similar to the chorus of her hit single, “I'm Goin' Down,” Mary J. Blige’s luck is continuing to go on a downward spiral, as reports have surfac...

Impending Tax Deadlines Are Real

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.13.2013 | Business
Jason Alderman

Congress could well debate the debt ceiling, tax reform and other important economic issues until the cows come home, but one thing's for sure: If you don't pay your income taxes -- or at least file for an extension -- by April 15, you could be in for a world of financial hurt.

Swizz Beatz: 'People Need To Learn How To Do Homework Before They Judge'

Posted 11.19.2012 | Black Voices

In spite of reports that Swizz Beatz (born Kasseem Dean) allegedly owes close to $100,000 in New York City taxes, in addition to $2.6 million in feder...

The Bad Stuff Is Off My Credit Reports -- So Why Didn't My Scores Go Up?

Credit.com | Posted 05.21.2012 | Money
Credit.com

Even if you've been through difficult credit problems, it's important to establish current, positive credit references that can boost your credit scores over time.

Can't Pay Your Taxes? Try These Tips

Jason Alderman | Posted 05.14.2012 | Money
Jason Alderman

If you're worried you won't be able to pay your income taxes by this year's April 17 filing date, don't panic; but don't ignore the deadline and certainly don't wait for the IRS to reach out to you first.

William Alden

The Tax Man In Ancient Rome: We're Just As Bad

HuffingtonPost.com | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Sheila Rice, who sold her Maryland home to avoid foreclosure, was surprised to learn JPMorgan Chase was her property tax collector. But the bank can't...

Tax Lien Sale Overhaul Sent To Maryland Lawmakers

Huffington Post Investigative Fund | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By Fred Schulte, Lagan Sebert and Ben Protess It's too late to help Vicki Valentine--the Baltimore woman who lost her family's mortgage-free home ove...

Mixing Public and Private Objections

Jim Randel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Randel

Government gets into trouble when it expects private enterprise to do anything other than what its DNA requires: to make as much money as it can.

Michael Jackson's Rented Womb Deborah Rowe Had Big Tax Lien, Weirdly Unfinished Website

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lee Stranahan

Florida investigator, author and owner of the site WebOfDeception.com Joseph Culligan has turned up a few tidbits on Debbie Rowe, the (ex-wife in name...