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Up to Six Million Households Facing Health Insurance Penalty

Up to 20% of tax fil­ers—or about 30 mil­lion—who weren’t in­sured for most or any of last year likely will request and virtually automatically re­ceive an ex­emp­tion from the penalty. 82 more words


Lancaster Officials Aim For Stiffer Fines To Support Law Enforcement Efforts

LANCASTER (CBSLA.com) — City Council members in Lancaster want to go after the pocketbooks of criminal offenders.

In what officials say is an “effort to preserve the safety of its residents and businesses,” the City Council is considering an initiative to counteract changes to state law that mandates certain criminal offenses must now be charged as misdemeanors. 226 more words


Measure would boost penalties for stealing firearms

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Kansas would increase penalties for home burglaries under a bill being considered in the state Senate.

The Senate Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee held a hearing Tuesday on the measure. 97 more words


Is PAYE causing you a headache?

The world of PAYE has changed tremendously over the last few years with the introduction of the RTI system.

HMRC have allowed some relaxations in reporting in the early stages but are now intent on ensuring that returns are filed on time. 67 more words


The New Drink Driving Laws - A Must Know For Any Driver

As of 1 February 2015 there will be significant changes to the penalty regime for drivers convicted of serious and repeat drink driving offences.

The changes amend the… 297 more words

Criminal Law

Nguyen v. R. – TCC: Taxpayer loses appeal with respect to unreported income from a restaurant – gross penalties imposed.


Nguyen v. The Queen (Reasons delivered orally from the bench by conference call on November 11, 2014, signed January 13, 2015 – 2015 TCC 7) is a decision falling into the familiar pattern of unreported sales of a restaurant. 677 more words

Tax Litigation