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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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The GOP's hidden 46% tax bracket

Politico - 02 Nov 2017
Here's how it would work: After the first $1 million in taxable income, the government would impose a 6 percent surcharge on every dollar earned, until it made up for the tax benefits that the rich receive from the low tax rate on that first $45,000 ...
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The $3B Wedding Industry Has a Major Millennial Problem

Observer - 15 Nov 2017
The bridal brand, which abruptly shut its doors and filed for bankruptcy in July, used to gobble up pages of advertising space, with models swanning about, looking contemplative in the way only a woman swaddled in thousands of dollars' worth of pearly ...
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Tax Benefits at Risk for Colleges, Student Borrowers

Inside Higher Ed - 03 Nov 2017
Ted Mitchell, the president of the American Council on Education, noted that the committee's own summary of the legislation showed it would increase the cost to students of attending college by $65 billion between 2018 and 2027. "Taken in its entirety ...
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Ducey backs concept of Trump cuts, admits there are flaws

Arizona Daily Sun - 07 Nov 2017
Unlike a credit, that's not an actual dollar-for-dollar loss. But for a teacher making up to $37,950 who is in the 15 percent tax bracket, that translates to $37.50; those earning more than that -- up to $91,900 -- are in the 25 percent tax bracket ...
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House Passes Budget Blueprint, Clearing Path for Tax Overhaul

New York Times - 26 Oct 2017
Lawmakers and committee staff members must still resolve some of the thorniest issues before they can release a bill, including where to draw income lines for tax brackets, how high to set the top personal income tax rate and how to ensure that major ...
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Ducey won't endorse GOP tax cuts, but likes idea

White Mountain Independent - 10 Nov 2017
Unlike a credit, that's not an actual dollar-for-dollar loss. But for a teacher making up to $37,950 who is in the 15 percent tax bracket, that translates to $37.50; those earning more than that — up to $91,900 — are in the 25 percent tax bracket ...
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Editorial: Why do Republicans want to tax W&L and Hollins?

Roanoke Times - 13 Nov 2017
The party likes to call the tax bill now moving through the U.S. House of Representatives a tax-cut bill. It certainly does cut taxes for some. For others, though, it eliminates various tax credits — which would feel like a tax increase, but ...
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NYS mayors denounce Republican tax plan

Albany Times Union - 13 Nov 2017
State-level tax cuts could be a tall order, with New York already facing a multi-billion-dollar budget deficit in the coming fiscal year, which begins in April. Cuomo's economic development czar chimed in following a Monday hearing in Albany to defend ...
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Ethereum Competes With Bitcoin Globally

OracleTimes - 15 Nov 2017
The reason is because these people in this age bracket prefer to buy cryptocurrencies that are regular investments accounts rather than tax-advantaged individual retirement accounts and IRAs. People who are buying Ethereum is because they will like to ...

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