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Plenty of Ways to Try for a Billion-Dollar Prize

New York Times - 16 Mar 2014
It is a rite of spring — a pencil, a bracket, a few bucks invested in a pool in the pursuit of picking the Final Four teams and, eventually, the last one standing in the N.C.A.A. men's basketball tournament. None of us have dreamed of filling out the ...
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Governor: Budget Cuts Will 'Hurt' Montana Residents

Flathead Beacon - 25 Sep 2017
Bullock's proposed solutions include increasing the state tax on cigarettes, wine and medical marijuana; an increase to the state's bed tax; and creating a new tax bracket for those with taxable incomes topping $500,000 a year to promote tax equity ...
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Retirement Tax Tactics That Will Outlast the Trump Era

Investing Daily - 15 Sep 2017
These broad-brush proposals leave many unanswered questions, especially in the wake of hurricanes Harvey and Irma and the multi-billion-dollar bill to address the damage. The GOP's goal is to unveil a detailed tax plan during the week of September 25, ...
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IRS Creates Jobs And Entertainment

Forbes - 19 Sep 2017
The first 1040, for tax year 1913, had seven brackets, ranging from 1% to 7%. It raised $28 million, a bit less than a dollar per employed citizen. The instructions were a page long. Forbes, founded four years later, has been keeping an eye on this ...
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Esports 2017 Prize Pools

eSports News UK (press release) (blog) - 06 Sep 2017
There is even a transfer market with top players being bought and sold for six-figure sums. It is estimated by the year 2020, esports will be a billion dollar industry. Its growth has been phenomenal and it is ...
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My Sunshine Coast (press release) - 25 Sep 2017
For further investment growth the astute buyer will recognise that only minutes away is the multi-billion dollar Sunshine Coast Hospital precinct. And anybody ...
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Enter the 2017 Million Dollar Bracket Challenge

ESPN (press release) (registration) (blog) - 13 Mar 2017
Each year millions of college basketball fans fill out their brackets and then site glued to their TV sets to see which teams will dominate, which teams will disappoint and which teams will don the glass slipper. They will shout with excitement when ...
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EDITORIAL: Fair play not that simple

The News - 05 Sep 2017
But the public knows full well that governments provide financial support for various startups, or to help a business entity that's struggling – to the point of including some multi-billion dollar operations. There's nothing that angers people more in ...
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Buffett vs. Yahoo

Slate Magazine - 20 Mar 2015
There will be no Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge. What spoiled the fun? It seems we can probably blame a court case involving Yahoo, which has essentially accused Buffett of contest theft, and one very ticked-off company in the little known business ...

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