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Tag Archives: Internal Revenue Service

Barry F. Rosen: Tax-exempt hospitals get new requirements

While healing the sick is noble, it is not charitable if a market rate is charged for the medical services being provided. Therefore, the question arises — what makes a hospital charitable, and, therefore, tax-exempt? Curiously, the answer to this ...

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IRS reviving program seeking offshore tax cheats

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service is reviving a program that lets Americans who are hiding their assets overseas avoid criminal charges by paying their back taxes plus penalties. IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman says that similar efforts in 2009 and ...

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Disbarred lawyer Stanley Needleman sentenced for tax evasion

Former lawyer Stanley Needleman was sentenced Thursday to a year and a day in prison for tax evasion and structuring bank deposits to avoid reporting requirements. Needleman, 69, also must serve three years of supervised release following his incarceration, pay ...

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Md. partners with Labor Dept. on enforcement of wage violations

WASHINGTON — The Labor Department is signing agreements to share information with nearly a dozen states and the Internal Revenue Service as it gets more aggressive in its program to crack down on businesses that cheat workers out of their ...

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Lusby man pleads guilty to Navy recycling theft

GREENBELT — The U.S. Attorney’s office says a Lusby man has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $630,000 from the sale of Navy scrap metal. Prosecutors said Monday that 46-year-old Christopher M. Hill pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in ...

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