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New policy frustrates Torrington taxpayers

TORRINGTON, Conn. (WTNH)– It’s tax season again in towns across the state including in Torrington, where controversy continues to follow the tax collector.

A new tax policy is helping the tax collector personally rake in thousands while taxpayers are having to jump through hoops to get the money they’ve already handed over to be applied to their taxes.  62 more words


How Conservatism Is Destroying The Core Of America

The lack of Federal funding is eating the heart of America. We see it with the 495 bridge… No inspectors, no one just driving by and saying, “hey, why is there dirt piled there”; those people all missing due to budget cuts. 459 more words

America's Morals

In Which I Unpack a Finance-Based Atonement Parable (or Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Work on Wall Street)

Understanding the Atonement is tough. To try to understand it, theologians have come up with theories to describe the whys and hows of the Atonement, and stories to illustrate how the Atonement works. 1,025 more words


IMF says hiking energy taxes and cutting income taxes could give Canada's economy just the boost it needs

OTTAWA — The International Monetary Fund says Canada and other countries can improve their economies and environment by hiking energy taxes — while cutting them on people and capital. 639 more words


Where Can I Get Help With Retirement Planning?

If you’ve started to think about retirement planning in Tampa, you’re already a step ahead of most. After all, for some, it’s much easier to focus on the present. 401 more words

Financial Services

The Law is an Ass

A look into some of the many faces of ‘the’ Law…

Man’s Law

That’s the kind of law which governs the Affordable Care Act, paying taxes, stopping at red lights, having to wait until you’re 21 to drink alcohol, as well as all the penalties accrued and assessed for violations.  651 more words


the cost of water - single renters are paying the bulk

For years Irish households have been paying a tax for water and waste but now the Government has decided that is not enough and has created a new water and waste tax per household. 324 more words