You have searched for "raise revenue"
Showing 51-60 of 236
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.
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?”
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.
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.
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.