Year-end tax breaks: Things to know

WASHINGTON — It’s December, when Congress typically passes a last-minute package of temporary tax breaks, sparing millions of businesses and... Read more

No checks, please: IRS no longer takes checks for $100M

WASHINGTON — Owe the tax man $100 million or more? Your check is no good at the IRS.

Starting next year, the IRS says it will reject all... Read more

55 tax breaks to expire at year end


WASHINGTON — In an almost annual ritual, Congress is letting a package of 55 popular tax breaks expire at the end of the year,... Read more

Treasury loosen rules on health spending accounts

WASHINGTON — Wor­kers who take advantage of special tax-free accounts to pay out-of-pocket medical expenses... Read more

CEOs call for raising retirement age to 70

WASHINGTON — An influential group of business CEOs is pushing a plan to gradually increase the full retirement age to 70 for both Social Security... Read more