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THE PANAMA PAPERS AND TEXAS' HISTORY OF ASSET PROTECTION by Sam Burke

The Panama Papers are an unprecedented leak of 11.5 million files from the database of the world’s fourth largest offshore law firm, Mossack Fonseca. Among the revelations within the leaked database is that twelve national leaders are among 143 politicians, their families and close associates from around the world known to have been using offshore creditor and tax havens. 823 more words

TEXAS PROPERTY TAXATION - (PART TWO) by R. Scott Alagood

There are two types of protests normally available to a homestead exempted property owner: (1) determination of the appraised value of the property; and (2) unequal appraisal of the owner’s property. 587 more words

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Farewell and Good Luck to Kim Shields

Community Education VISTA Kim Shields ended her service at Denton County Friends of the Family in April. During her service, Kim completed the development of the Speakers Bureau’s volunteer training and recruited 4 new volunteers to assist the Community Education department. 69 more words

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VISTA Leader Chanell Rose Makes an Impact on the VISTA North Texas Project

The VISTA North Texas Project welcomed new VISTA Leader Chanell Rose in the month of April. Her capacity as a VISTA Leader is to serve as a representative for all VISTA’s serving at the VISTA North Texas’ project sites, as well as to help maintain the VISTA grant with the project director. 69 more words

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Tierra Bishop Finds “Lost” Grant Money at Christian Community Action

During her second month serving as a Resource Development VISTA with Christian Community Action (CCA), Tierra Bishop was conducting routine database research and updates when she came across what she believed to be a discrepancy in the amount of the most recent grant awarded to CCA from the City of Highland Village. 100 more words

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Marissa Castilleja Recruits 10 New Volunteers for Woman to Woman Pregnancy Resource Center

Marissa Castilleja serves at Woman to Woman Pregnancy Resource Center as the Volunteer Recruitment and Development VISTA. In April, Marissa was given a backlog of unreached or uncontacted people interested in volunteering at Woman to Woman. 58 more words

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