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Text size The harvest usually speeds up in the fourth quarter. The time of dreams Taxes don’t really have a season on Wall Street, and a slew of stocks that have been on the losing side will be sold by the end of the year to lower IRS bills. This is called tax loss selling, …

According to tax experts Orion Advisor Solutions and Renaissance Macro Research, advisers should take several steps or at least discuss with their clients whether the tax changes proposed by President Joe Biden and the Democratic-led Congress become law. Because most of the tax changes would affect those who earn more than $ 400,000 a year …

My house is now on the market, so this request is really urgent. I bought a three-story Victorian house twenty years ago and a few years later rented the basement to make it a self-catering apartment. I took the stairs off, and it’s only accessible through its own side door. I signed up for PRTB …

A proposal to change the taxation system for second homes, reducing rates in certain circumstances, was put forward by a member. Under current rules, owners of second homes in France are taxed on capital gains when selling real estate (the tax is based on the difference between the initial purchase price and the sale price). …

Ineos oil refinery in Grangemouth in Scotland, UK The site is responsible for huge CO2 emissions … [+] emissions. (Photo by Ashley Cooper / Construction Photography / Avalon / Getty Images) Getty Images Rising oil prices have been a boon for the entire industry, including BP (NYSE: BP), which is going through a transition phase …

* Development driven by the rebound in crude oil prices – Analysts By Nkiruka Nnorom The Nigerian stock market has rebounded dramatically, with figures for the third quarter of 2021 showing capital appreciation of around 1.196 trillion naira. Analysts attributed this development to the recent rise in international crude oil prices as the third quarter …

Currently, the tax code stipulates that unrealized capital gains are not taxable income. This means that someone who owns stock or property that increases in value does not pay tax on that increase until they actually sell that asset. This policy allowed the richest Americans to get richer by minimizing their tax obligations. What would …

Smartphones have the potential to reverse the pandemic-induced learning crisis. © World Bank Almost nine in ten children in sub-Saharan Africa have learning difficulties, in that they are unable to read and understand simple text before the age of 10. The pandemic is exacerbating this “learning crisis”, especially for poor and vulnerable households who do …

The Lagos State Government has joined the lawsuit challenging the collection of value added tax by the Federal tax service (FIRS). Before that, the state has established a law to impose and invoice VAT as a court of appeal ordered states to maintain the status quo pending the decision of an appeal filed by FIRS. …

The action or inaction of Congress on the federal tax changes contemplated in the Build Back Better plan could have significant implications for states on many fronts. One critical area to note is the basis of income tax law: establishing the definition of income that most states will use to administer their own income taxes. …