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Mitt and Ann Romney at the Olympic opening ceremony in London (Photo credit: TOBY MELVILLE/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney’s Gold Medal In Tax Deductions

“[Romney] has pushed the envelope all the way to the edge, to his benefit, and I think that Americans would find that pretty distasteful. I think it’s going to make Americans recoil, and that’s why I think he’s not releasing those returns,” said Former Auto Czar Steve Rattner.

07/30/2012

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Opinion: Romney Has Disclosed Zero Complete Tax Returns

It turns out Romney either lied to the American public or filed an incomplete and incompetent IRS return in 2010. W. Mitt Romney is hiding the document that reveals more information about the money he is hiding in financial institutions favored by despots, terrorists, drug dealers, money launderers and tax cheats.

07/19/2012

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Ask Asa: Waiting For An IRS Refund

Software and system problems caused thousands of IRS refund checks to be delayed this year. One woman decided that she had waited long enough, so she went to CBS’s Asa Aarons for help.

07/16/2012

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Tax Rackets – Common Scams Against Honest Taxpayers

Tax day is fast approaching. Review some of the more common tax scams, so that you can avoid them.

03/31/2012

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Selling Goods Online May Soon Cost You With The IRS

You may sell things online as a hobby, but the government may now consider you a business and it will cost you.

03/20/2012

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Scam Artists Raid Mailboxes In Search Of Tax Refund Checks

On a quiet street in Lyndhurst a pair of low-level scam artists have allegedly been ripping off refunds, one house and one mailbox at a time.

03/07/2012

Internet scammers claim to be the IRS (Credit:CBS2)

New E-mail Scam Tricks Taxpayers By Pretending To Be The IRS

A warning for anybody getting ready to file their taxes or who may be waiting for their return. A new email scam is aimed at robbing you of your hard earned cash.

02/22/2012

Internet scammers claim to be the IRS (Credit:CBS2)

Seen At 11: Could You Fall For This Tax Scam?

It’s a sophisticated ploy and even the savviest taxpayers are falling for it. All it takes is the click of a mouse, you think you’re connecting to the IRS website it’s really just an email from a scammer.

02/22/2012

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IRS Sues Yankees’ Hal Steinbrenner For ‘Erroneous’ $670,493 Tax Refund

The IRS says a refund claim was filed too late and has sued Steinbrenner and his wife, Christina, to recover $670,493.78.

WFAN–12/30/2011

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Prison Term For 2 New Jersey Men Convicted In Tax Fraud Case

Prosecutors said the men and several co-conspirators used personal information of hundreds of identity theft victims to create false income tax returns and generate refund checks. The checks were deposited into two dozen bank accounts the conspirators controlled.

07/26/2011

Yankees fan Christian Lopez poses with Derek Jeter after catching a home run, the was 3000th hit of Jeter's career at Yankee Stadium on July 9, 2011. (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Report: For Exchanging Derek Jeter’s 3,000 Ball, 14K Tax Bill Awaits Yankees Fan Christian Lopez

The debate rages: Would you have given back Derek Jeter’s 3,000th hit ball? Now it turns out that Christian Lopez, who owes more than $100,000 in student loan debt, may now owe 14 grand to the IRS.

WFAN–07/12/2011

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Tri-State Area Would Suffer In Event Of Federal Government Shutdown

In New York City, where roughly 10 percent of revenue comes from Washington, thousands of locally-based federal workers would be furloughed.

04/07/2011

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GE Tax Strategies Have Them Avoiding To Pay Uncle Sam

As we all prepare to file our taxes and possibly write our checks to the IRS, one major U.S. company is avoiding taxes altogether.

03/25/2011

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Senators Seek End To Prisoners’ Bogus Tax Refunds

Some prisoners use their own names or the names of friends and associates to submit false claims to receive and cash refund checks.

01/16/2011

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Conn. Hopes To Recoup $2.5M In Unemployment Fraud

Connecticut officials say hundreds of people have defrauded the state by collecting $2.5 million in unemployment benefits they do not deserve.

12/12/2010

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