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  • Kensington chocolate maker Blasius reopens in time for Easter
  • A popular chocolate maker in Kensington has reopened just in time for the holiday weekend after being shut down earlier this week because of outstanding taxes.
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philadelphia news, kensington news, taxes, food, local/state
  • The owners of an iconic chain of Jersey Shore pizza shops were back in court Monday to face tax evasion charges.
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new jersey news, ocean city news, ocean county news, taxes, local/state
  • Manco and Manco owners arrested on tax charge
  • The owners of one of the most iconic businesses at the Jersey Shore have been arrested on tax evasion charges.
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new jersey news, ocean city news, ocean county news, taxes, local/state
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new jersey news, ocean city news, ocean county news, taxes, local/state
  • Nicholas Scutari
  • A New Jersey lawmaker wants to legalize marijuana, tax it and use the revenue to pay to fix the state's roads and bridges.
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new jersey news, marijuana, taxes, local/state
  • Politicians in some states have proposed the idea of providing free tuition to get young people to attend community college.
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oregon, tennessee, college, taxes, national/world
  • Six people who tried to disrupt a town hall meeting hosted by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie were ejected from the building in what became the governor's most raucous community gathering in the weeks.
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new jersey news, taxes, gov. chris christie, local/state
  • Christie talks taxes at town hall meeting
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new jersey news, taxes, gov. chris christie, local/state
  • Four people have been shot at a tax preparation office on Detroit's east side after a dispute over a refund check.
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taxes, detroit, michigan, national/world
  • Local and federal authorities have busted a tax fraud enterprise in Philadelphia.
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fraud, taxes, philadelphia news, local/state
  • The Internal Revenue Service issued $4 billion in fraudulent tax refunds last year to people using stolen identities.
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washington, d.c., irs, taxes, identity theft, national/world
  • Government Shutdown
  • Here's more fallout from the government's partial shutdown: Early tax filers will have to wait an extra week or two to get tax refunds next year.
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government shutdown, taxes, irs, national/world
  • Atlantic City's top casino could be in line for a $48 million tax refund after beating the city in a tax court dispute over the gambling hall's true value.
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atlantic city news, atlantic county news, new jersey news, taxes, casinos, local/state
  • The Internal Revenue Service paid out more than $110 billion in tax credits over the past decade to people who didn't qualify for them.
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washington, d.c., irs, taxes, national/world
  • Lauryn Hill's attorney says the multiple Grammy winner has been released from prison after serving time for failing to pay taxes.
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irs, taxes, music, entertainment
  • Ty Warner, creator of Beanie Babies.
  • The creator of Beanie Babies stuffed animals has been charged with federal tax evasion for allegedly failing to report income earned in a secret offshore account, and he's agreed to pay a more than $53 million penalty.
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chicago, taxes, national/world
  • Mayor Cory Booker has provided tax returns showing his income skyrocketed along with his national profile.
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new jersey news, taxes, inside politics
  • Action News Online
  • The mayor of a Jersey shore town is selling his waterfront home because he says he can't afford the property taxes.
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new jersey news, atlantic county news, taxes, local/state
  • People in our area are getting phone calls with the promise of a bigger tax refund. Instead, you could be the one writing a check.
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Action News Investigation, taxes, scam, consumer news, wendy saltzman
  • Pennsylvania's package of budget legislation includes new tax breaks for business owners but also closes loopholes.
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pennsylvania, taxes, inside politics
  • The end of the regular session for Philadelphia City Council brought a temporary close to discussion about Philadelphia's financially troubled schools... For now.
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philadelphia, education, taxes, philadelphia city council, local/state, john rawlins
  • A Milan court on Wednesday convicted the designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana of tax evasion.
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italy, fashion, taxes, national/world
  • Philadelphia
  • City Council has approved a new real estate tax rate for the city's new property valuation system.
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philadelphia, taxes, local/state
  • Plus, Apple exec. on the tax hot seat
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6at4, china, stock market, hershey's, apple, taxes, business/finance
  • Lauryn Hill has been sentenced to three months in prison for failing to pay taxes on about $1 million in earnings.
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irs, taxes, music, entertainment
  • A federal judge postponed Lauryn Hill's tax evasion sentencing on Monday but not before scolding the eight-time Grammy-winning singer for reneging on a promise to make restitution by now.
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taxes, sentencing, entertainment
  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is reviving a tax-cut plan similar to one that floundered last year as the Democrat-controlled state Legislature fretted that the state would not have the revenue to support it.
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gov. chris christie, new jersey, taxes, local/state
  • The deadline to file your taxes is next Monday and many people find this a daunting task.
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tax day, taxes, exercise, healthcheck
  • This year's income tax filing season started a month late because of last year's budget squabbles in Washington.
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taxes, philadelphia, local/state
  • Philadelphia officials may soon be asking you to raise a drink to the city's school system.
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philadelphia, taxes, alcohol, school, local/state
  • Stephen Baldwin is set to appear in New York court between appearances on "All-Star Celebrity Apprentice" in hopes of getting past a state tax charge.
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taxes, new york, entertainment
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Nydia Han
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taxes, consumer news
  • A tax refund glitch is causing headaches for customers of a popular tax preparer.
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taxes, consumer news, nydia han
  • Stephen Baldwin will avoid jail and will have up to five years to pay $350,000 in back taxes and penalties, his lawyer said Monday.
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taxes, new york, entertainment
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taxes, philadelphia, local/state
  • Town officials in Dewey Beach are considering a new tax on businesses to help bring more revenue to address the town's financial deficit.
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delaware, taxes, local/state
  • The hot topic in Philadelphia during these cold winter months is property reassessments and how they will affect property taxes.
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philadelphia, taxes, local/state, john rawlins
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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taxes, philadelphia, mayor michael nutter, local/state
  • A month ago, "fiscal cliff" talks pretty much brought the federal gov't to a standstill. Part of the result was a delay in this year's tax filing season.
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taxes, tax day, philadelphia, local/state
  • Gerard Depardieu, the French actor who has waged a battle against a proposed super-tax on millionaires in his native country, has been granted Russian citizenship.
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taxes, russia, entertainment
  • While the tax package that Congress passed New Year's Day will protect 99 percent of Americans from an income tax increase, most of them will still end up paying more federal taxes in 2013.
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washington, d.c., taxes, national/world
  • The end game at hand, the White House and Senate leaders took a final stab at compromise Friday night.
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white house, taxes, economy, president barack obama, republicans, democrats, national/world
  • As the year comes to a close, there are some things you should do to prepare for your 2012 taxes.
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taxes, money, consumer news, nydia han
  • The calculator is a tool to help you understand how current tax policy affects real families and what would happen if we changed that policy.
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6at4, taxes, u.s. house of representatives, president barack obama, u.s. senate, economy, money, consumer news
  • President Barack Obama
  • President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner met at the White House to discuss the "fiscal cliff."
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president barack obama, rep. john boehner, taxes, national/world
  • Sandy Aftermath
  • Two Democratic senators are proposing federal tax breaks to help victims recover faster from Superstorm Sandy.
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new jersey, new york, taxes, hurricane sandy, hurricane sandy - nj shore, local/state
  • New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and his wife paid just over $141,000 in income taxes for 2011 on a combined adjusted gross income of just over $567,000.
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gov. chris christie, taxes, new jersey, local/state
  • The mayor of Reading has a proposed a new budget that could mean increases for residents and job cuts for city workers.
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reading, taxes, pennsylvania, local/state
  • Redbox streaming service; ciagarette taxes and more!
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6at4, stock market, iphone, apple, movies, taxes, smoking, business/finance
  • Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton
  • Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says she wants foreign countries to make elite citizens pay their fair share of taxes.
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hillary clinton, taxes, national/world