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Tax Deduction

The Humbug Factor

Patricia McGuire | Posted 02.22.2014 | College
Patricia McGuire

In this season of giving, let's call out the "humbug factor" that degrades the moral value of charitable gifts as merely self-serving gestures.

Tax Reform Lessons Learned From State Experiments

Tim Delaney | Posted 09.24.2013 | Impact
Tim Delaney

Americans would be served better if Congress considered the real world lessons that states have learned by experimenting with limits on charitable tax deductions: local communities lose far more than governments gain.

3 Simple Ways to Upgrade Your Wardrobe

Women & Co | Posted 05.28.2013 | Style
Women & Co

If looking in your closet makes you feel as dreary as the weather, take heart. There are three simple ways you can enlist a professional to help you upgrade your style and it may be more affordable than you think. Here are some options, both online and offline.

Ben Hallman

Obama Sets Sights On Lucrative Tax Break Used By Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 02.05.2013 | Business

For chief executive Stephen Schwarzman, running the private equity firm Blackstone Group has proven enormously lucrative, bringing him nearly $140 mil...

Good Tax News For Small =-Business Owners

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 01.16.2013 | Small Business

For millions of small-business owners and freelancers who work from home, it just got easier to get a tax break for home office space. Under a new ...

He'll 'Pick A Number,' And Here's Who'll Get Screwed

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 10.17.2012 | Money

Middle-income households and homeowners in expensive real-estate markets are still the biggest losers when it comes to Republican presidential nominee...

Knowing Which Financial Records to Save, Toss

Jason Alderman | Posted 07.02.2012 | Money
Jason Alderman

If the memory of hours spent hunting for and organizing paperwork for tax season is still fresh in your mind, maybe it's time to do some financial spring cleaning so preparing next year's taxes won't be such an ordeal.

Five Surprising Things You Need To Pay Taxes On

The Huffington Post | Catherine New | Posted 02.29.2012 | Money

Remember: Taxes for 2011 are due on Tuesday, April 17. The IRS has said it plans to issue taxpayer refunds in 10 to 21 days. Electronic filing and usi...

To Owe or Be Owned -- Depends on How You Tax It

Ruud de Mooij | Posted 07.13.2011 | Business
Ruud de Mooij

The corporate tax code in the US creates a significant bias toward debt finance over equity. However we have come to realize that excessive debt is much more costly than we have always thought.

Wal-Mart's Rotten Hunger Campaign

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

Turning trash into tax deductions By Al Norman The Chronicle of Philanthropy declared this week that Wal-Mart was "the most generous" company in Ame...