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Why citizens should pay their taxes

Tax evasion should not be tolerated by society. Those who avoid paying taxes are actually living off the generosity of those who do.

Nation

Why citizens should pay their taxes

Tax evasion should not be tolerated by society. Those who avoid paying taxes are actually living off the generosity of those who do.

Business

Little apparent progress in U.S. "fiscal cliff" talks

HATFIELD, Pennsylvania: With barely a month left before the fiscal cliff, Republicans and Democrats remained far apart on Friday in talks to avoid the across-the-board tax hikes and spending cuts that threaten to throw the country back into recession.

Business

It’s time to focus on hidden economy

A TAX officer went to buy a bicycle for his kid. The seller asked if he would like to get a receipt and pay the tax, which will result in higher price, or buy the bicycle without the receipt and purchase it at a lower price. So, the tax inspector paused and thought for a moment on, “What should I do?”

Business

Quick revenue boost from lifting of Labuan tax-free status

THE lifting of Labuan’s tax-free haven status starting with alcoholic beverages, should it happen, is a quick way to boost Government coffers, although the overall impact may not be too significant.

Business

Taxes – between idealism and realism

Tax experts share their views with i>StarBizWeek/ion what is to be expected in the budget and what elements within the current tax system need to be revised.

Nation

Will Malaysia’s rating change?

It’s Budget season and nerves are stretched thin over possible changes to Malaysia’s ratings by international agencies.

Business

Is tax amnesty on the cards in M'sia?

AS we await the 2011 budget to be announced by the Finance Minister in late October, the season for speculation is already upon us. The answer to the question posed could well be yes if we recognise that governments of all kinds have frequently turned to tax amnesties as part of their fiscal policies.

Business

NFOs expected to get 10 special draws this year

Analysts expect 10 special draws to be approved for each gaming company in the first quarter this year although number forecast operators (NFOs) are still working through their respective 10 special draws approved last October.

World

ANALYSIS - Battle lines drawn over soda, junk food taxes

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Increasingly vocal calls for taxes on sugary drinks and junk food are fueling a behind- the-scenes battle that public health officials say is reminiscent of America's war on cigarettes.