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Schmoke wants to draw more veterans to UB

University of Baltimore President Kurt L. Schmoke (The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

Former mayor and current University of Baltimore President Kurt L. Schmoke wants the school to appeal to more military veterans. Many people who went into the military expecting to have 20-year careers are being discharged sooner than expected due to downsizing, said Schmoke, whose formal investiture as university president is scheduled for Tuesday. In addition to attracting more veterans, Schmoke said he also wants to increase the university's endowment to $100 million by 2025, about double what it is now.

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Attorneys partner to help with military tax returns

As tax season winds down, late filers are rushing to complete their income tax returns before the April 15 deadline. But for the tax controversy attorneys at Rosenberg Martin Greenberg, one of the busiest parts of tax season happened a few months back. For the fourth year, attorneys at the Baltimore firm participated in a partnership between the Internal Revenue Service, the American Bar Association and the U.S. military called the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, or VITA, helping to instruct military service members on how to prepare military income tax returns.

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