You Receive IRS Notice Stating You Owe Money?

If you receive an IRS notice stating that you owe money – don’t panic – you may not necessarily owe the IRS anything.  The IRS manually enters some tax data into their computer system.  Sometimes people make mistakes, after all we’re only human (I know I do – this is why we always double-check and [...]

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Unpaid Internships – Court Overturns Ruling on Fox Searchlight Pictures

The Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals (jurisdiction in Connecticut, New York and Vermont) overturned a lower court decision that Fox Searchlight Pictures had improperly classified former workers as unpaid interns instead of employees. In 2011, two unpaid interns on the movie Black Swan sued Fox claiming that they should’ve been paid as employees.  Judge [...]

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City of Chicago Taxes Internet Services

Effective September 1, 2015, the city of Chicago requires Internet vendors to charge residents taxes on cloud computing and other services that are delivered via the Internet.  The City’s Amusement Tax Ruling #5 interprets Chicago’s amusement tax to apply to watching videos, listening to music, playing games and similar online streaming activities, regardless of where [...]

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