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DVLA tells drivers to avoid expensive third-party services for license applications

Third-party websites charge a fee for submitting a driver request to DVLA. Photo: Getty Images The UK Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has warned drivers to stay away from third-party websites that charge “high premiums” for licensing services. The agency said that in the past year more than 800 …

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Social Protection Reform: Fears Rise in Response to New Ceiling – But How Can You Cut Costs? | Personal Finances | Finance

Social care is rarely free and the amount you pay depends on the level of care you need and the assets you have. In 2019, Boris Johnson pledged to ensure that no one was forced to sell their home to pay for care later in life. But now, two years …

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What property tax changes are expected in Victoria, Australia?

Each week, Mansion Global poses a tax question to real estate tax lawyers. Here is this week’s question. Q. What are the upcoming changes to property taxes in Victoria, Australia? A. The 2021-2022 budget of the Australian State of Victoria, which includes Melbourne introduced a number of property tax changes. …

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Samsung factory surprise winner

Genesee County was far from landing the coveted plant. Austin was the frontrunner, but a nearby city on the outskirts of the metro area trapped the plant in a move announced Monday. Earlier this year, it looked like Austin, Texas was the favorite to land a $ 17 billion Samsung …

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Over 1,300 vacant properties counted in SWT amid ‘housing crisis’

There are at least 1,342 vacant properties in Somerset West and Taunton amid a nationwide “housing crisis”. The chief executive of the Shelter charity said it was frustrating to see empty properties across the country “when so many people are in desperate need of safe and secure housing.” Figures from …

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Retail sales rise in October as Christmas arrives early

gHello. Retail sales volumes rose 0.8% in October as shoppers started shopping for Christmas gifts early, official figures show. The monthly increase included a 4.2% jump in non-food sales, with people buying clothing, toys and sports equipment. It follows warnings from companies urging consumers to buy early for the holiday …

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Oregon tax evader owned millions of real estate and businesses, but posed as a poor man to collect food stamps, prosecutors say

It may take a while, but the IRS always comes. An Oregon computer consultant who owned assets and businesses for millions of dollars was sentenced to 3.5 years in prison after a complex, decades-long effort to avoid paying his taxes. Robert Andrew Lund, 63, of Lebanon, Oregon, had gone to …

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Oregon Tax Cheat Sentenced To Federal Prison | USAO-OR

PORTLAND, Oregon — An Oregon man was sentenced to federal prison today after failing to pay more than $ 1.7 million in personal income taxes in a complex, back-to-back tax evasion case. to 2001. Robert Andrew Lund, of Lebanon, Oregon, was sentenced to 41 months in federal prison and three …

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5 ways to reduce taxes on your investment property

Some people can be caught up in their investments by neglecting the tax consequences, including capital gains taxes. Whether you’ve recently invested in your first property or already have a booming real estate portfolio, you should be well aware of all the tax deductions you may be entitled to. With …

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