These Could Be the Most Vulnerable Immigrants in Trump’s America

Labor and immigration rights advocates are worried that the policies being rolled out by President Donald Trump will make life particularly difficult—perhaps even dangerous—for an especially vulnerable worker population: immigrant day laborers. Trump wants to target “anybody that has any kind of ticket or infraction…That’s the danger” for day laborers. In the executive order he…

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17 Top Tax Deductions For 2017

February 9, 2017 Congratulations! You made it through another year. What better way to start 2017 than with 17 great money-saving tax deductions? Use them to save money on your 2016 taxes if applicable, and keep them in mind to save on next year’s taxes as well. 1. Charitable Donations: Donations to a qualified charitable…

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Fake Charities on the IRS “Dirty Dozen” List of Tax Scams for 2017

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today warned taxpayers about groups masquerading as charitable organizations to attract donations from unsuspecting contributors, one of the “Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams for the 2017 filing season. “Fake charities set up by scam artists to steal your money or personal information are a recurring problem,” said IRS Commissioner John…

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