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Fans of rock groups can get a little testy when their heroes display a less than straightforward attitude to their tax affairs. The latest victim… Continue reading Tax, Royalties and Rock'n'Roll: Why U2 Face Protests

Hollywood star Blanchett under fire over carbon tax

Advertisement . Hollywood A-lister Cate Blanchett found herself under fire for fronting a campaign promoting the government’s planned carbon tax … Continue reading Hollywood star Blanchett under fire over carbon tax

Al Pacino IRS Tax Debt Nearly $200K

The Tax Man cometh for Michael Corleone! The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has filed a lien against acting legend Al Pacino, claiming the star of Hollywood classics such as Serpico, [...]

 Al Pacino IRS Tax Debt Nearly $200K
 Al Pacino IRS Tax Debt Nearly $200K

Income tax exemption limit raised to Rs.1.8 lakh

Pranab Mukherjee3 150x150 Income tax exemption limit raised to Rs.1.8 lakhFinance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Monday proposed to enhance the income tax exemption limit to Rs.1.8 lakh (Rs.180,000 or $4,000) for the next financial year, from Rs.1.6 lakh now. He announced this while presenting the federal budget for the next fiscal. The minimum alternate tax levied on the corporate sector has, however, been increased to 18.5 [...] Continue reading Income tax exemption limit raised to Rs.1.8 lakh

Kevin Federline IRS Tax Debt

The Tax Man cometh for Kevin Federline! The former Mr. Britney Spears pockets about $20,000 in child and spousal support from his famous ex has been slighting his responsibilities to Uncle Sam. The former rapper reportedly owes almost $20L in back taxes. According to documents filed with the Los Angeles County Recorder’s Office last week, [...] Continue reading Kevin Federline IRS Tax Debt