STEPHEN OHLEMACHER


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

Social Security increase not expected

WASHINGTON --- The government is expected to announce this week that more than 58 million Social Security recipients will go through another year... Read more

Tax preparers to face new regulation, IRS scrutiny

WASHINGTON - The IRS plans to require tax preparers to pass a test and register with the government to better police a largely unregulated... Read more