The word tax is a noun. Tax means (1) charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government.
Tax is also a verb that means (1) make a charge against or accuse, (2) use to the limit, (3) levy a tax on, (4) set or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine).
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This tax consultant directory comprises information about tax consultants throughout the USA. The photograph on this page depicts a tax consultant holding an IRS form 1040 backed by a clipboard.
Visit this tax attorney directory for info about tax attorneys throughout the USA. The photo on this page depicts the United States Internal Revenue Service building in Washington, DC.
During the 1940s, two brothers founded H&R Block as a bookkeeping company. In 1956, they incorporated as H&R Block, a tax preparation company. Today it operates over 9000 company-owned offices and over 5000 franchises. Website visitors can find out how to do taxes online and where to find tax offices for personal help.
This is the official website of the IRS, a branch of the U.S. Treasury Department. The roots of the IRS go back to the Civil War when President Lincoln enacted an income tax to help pay for the war. It was repealed and enacted again in 1913 with the 16th Amendment. On the website, users can download tax forms, track refunds, and find specific information about tax laws and regulations.
Most states have their own college savings plans, but you do not have to enroll in the plan in your state. Look first at the plans in your own state, especially if they offer tax advantages.
ADP provides software to help businesses with payroll processing, 401K retirement benefits, tax management, human resources, and other such management tasks. The website describes all of its products and provides information for purchasing them. Also on the site is information about the company.
Ernst & Young is a business management organization that helps with auditing, accounting advice, tax compliance and tools, legal advice, and more. There is also a Ernst & Young Online which is a subscription service that offers access to tools and databases. Ernst & Young's services and descriptions of the sectors with which they work are described on the website.
The Company Corporation, founded in 1899 in Delaware, helps small businesses incorporate and form LLCs (Limited Liability Companies). Besides these services, the website offers lots of information that small businesses need such as a glossary of common terminology, registering a company name, tax services, and much more. Users can subscribe to a free quarterly Business Builder enewsletter.
KPMG, a Swiss company, is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax, and Advisory services in 148 countries. The Company was formed in 1987, though it can trace its roots back to 1870. Users can find descriptions of all their services on the website, as well as information about contacting them.
Thomson, headquartered in Connecticut, was formed by the merger of Thomson Newspapers, a UK firm, and International Thomson in 1989. Today it is a publisher of information and online sources in the fields of Finance, Healthcare, Law, Science, and Tax and Accounting. Users can search the website to find products in any of those fields and information about acquiring them.
The Long Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official organization for convention and tourism marketing in the Long Beach area. Established in 1982, the LBACVB is a private non-profit organization funded by city hotel tax and membership contributions from area businesses and community organizations. The Bureau contributes to the economic development of the city of Long Beach by marketing and promoting Long Beach as a destination for conventions, meetings, and tourism.
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China has slapped taxes of up to 212% on Australian wine amid continued wrangling with the Canberra government, including its backing for an inquiry into the source of the coronavirus pandemic.
Sky News. Friday, 27 Nov 2020 11:30:00 +0000.
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