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Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

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Buyer’s Guide: What To Look For In A New Digital Camera

When it comes to cameras, there is a wide array from which to choose. Consider these factors before making your next camera purchase.

03/17/2014

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Tax Advice: Common Small Business Tax Filing Mistakes

Small businesses can innocently make tax mistakes that wind up racking up steep penalties. Consider these common mistakes before filing your taxes.

03/10/2014

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Police: Phony IRS Scammer Targeting Residents In Fairfield, N.J.

Police in Fairfield, N.J., warned the public Saturday to watch out for an IRS telephone scam that has targeted two residents in the past week.

03/01/2014

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Audit: State DOT Lacks Records On Railroad Bridge Inspections

An audit claims the state Department of Transportation lacks the records to show updated and adequate safety plans for railroad bridges statewide.

12/09/2013

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Long Island Fire Department Feeling The Heat After State Audit

The accusations against the Lakeland fire district came to light during an audit by the New York State Comptroller’s Office and have triggered outrage.

09/04/2013

Former acting IRS chief Steven Miller testifies on Capitol Hill May 17, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Former IRS Acting Director Grilled During Congressional Hearing

Before the House Ways and Means Committee began its hearing, they made the former acting Internal Revenue Service chief Steven Miller take an oath to swear to tell the truth.

05/17/2013

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How (Not) To Get Audited

It’s time to talk taxes: 1099 forms have gone out and you should be organizing your paperwork and getting ready to pay the taxman.

03/25/2013

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What Triggers an IRS Tax Audit?

The odds of an audit can increase substantially depending on your income, types of income, deduction amount and changes you have made since filing your last tax return.

03/25/2013

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Comptroller: NYC Lets Big Companies Off The Hook For Millions In Unpaid Tickets

According to an audit, there is more than $9.3 million in unpaid tickets by companies with delivery fleets.

10/19/2012

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NYC Comptroller: AC&C Has Made Improvements, But More Needed

Comptroller John Liu released the findings of the audit on Thursday, which was a followup to one that was completed back in 2006.

09/29/2011

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Audit Finds ‘Dangerously’ Long Mammogram Wait Times At 9 NYC Hospitals

Comptroller John Liu said long waits put women in jeopardy and violated the city’s policies recommending waits of no more than two weeks for routine screening.

05/05/2011

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L.I. Hospital Lost $6.5M In Revenue, Audit Shows

Because the Center failed to get basic information such as correct spelling of names, addresses and insurance card information, Nassau County controller George Maragos said the hospital lost $6.5 million in revenue.

04/03/2011

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Audit: NYC HS Dropout Rate Higher Than Reported

Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that the graduation rate for that year was between 62.9 percent and 63.6 percent. The Department of Education listed it at 65.5 percent.

03/30/2011

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NJ Audit: Social Security Numbers On Computers Out For Auction

Taxpayers’ Social Security numbers, confidential child abuse reports and personnel reviews of New Jersey workers nearly went to the highest bidder after the state sent surplus computers out for auction.

03/09/2011

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