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FTC Has Plan To Give Refunds To Buyers Of Trudeau Diet Book

The money will come from the approximately $8 million in Trudeau assets recovered by a receiver after Trudeau failed to pay a $37.6 million civil penalty levied by Gettleman in 2007.


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How (Not) To Get Audited

It’s time to talk taxes: 1099 forms have gone out and you should be organizing your paperwork and getting ready to pay the taxman.


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Avoid The Most Common Tax Mistakes

Avoid the most common tax mistakes to get a faster refund.


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Where’s My Refund? IRS Tool Answers That Question

The Internal Revenue Service has a message for taxpayers eager to learn the status of their tax refund: Please don’t check the IRS website every five minutes — once a day is enough.


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Basic Errors That Can Delay Your Tax Refund

Millions of people are getting a jump on filing their tax returns now that they have received their W-2s and 1099 forms. And for most, the incentive to get moving is to get that tax refund in their bank account as soon as possible.


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City May Refund Parking Tickets For Some Drivers

Some drivers who paid parking tickets issued in the city may be due a refund.


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Barbados National Arraigned For Over $120M In Tax Fraud

A Barbados national who has lived in several U.S. cities was arraigned in federal court in Chicago on charges alleging he fraudulently obtained federal income tax refunds by filing hundreds of bogus tax returns.


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No Mass Refunds For Comcast Customers

Comcast says it has no plans to refund customers en masse for one of the Chicago area’s biggest ever high-speed Internet outages.