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Biz Bits

...in Augusta. MARK BURGREENAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America 2015, based on a peer-review survey, for tax law.Details: He is a lawyer at Hull, Barrett PC in Augusta. NEAL DICKERTAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-05/biz-bits
Rants and Raves

...until Woodrow Wilson was president and it was only supposed to be for a short period of time. It is time to change the tax laws in this nation and go to either a consumption tax or a fair tax. REPUBLICAN RANTERS are not voicing hatred for the president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/rants-and-raves
AP Interview: Perdue, Kingston talk taxes

...These are U.S. profits trapped overseas because of our tax laws. We are the only developed country that has a repatriation tax law on foreign profits, and those monies inadvertently get...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-05/ap-interview-perdue-kingston-
The real tax problem

...punitive corporate tax code.It's our 30-year-old tax laws that make more than a dozen U.S. multinational companies...government of tax revenue.These prickly and outmoded tax laws literally are costing the U.S. billions in lost investments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-03/real-tax-problem
William Key

...the State Bar of Georgia since 1951, he did not actually open his law practice until 1973. He began with a specialty in tax law but eventually developed an extensive social security disability practice where he enjoyed helping people who could not...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171744621
Aiken County business owners voice concerns on Capitol Hill

...retailers collect state sales tax at the point a purchase is made. The bill also requires that states simplify their sales tax laws."The cost of implementation and reporting is estimated to exceed our profit, of which we re-invest into inventory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-04-28/aiken-count
With Congress unable to decide how to pay for transportation aid, highway projects may suffer

...Obama's four-year, $302 billion plan to shore up the trust fund with savings from proposed changes to corporate tax laws. The White House has said as much as $150 billion could come from its proposal to close corporate loopholes, such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-15/congress-unable-decide-how
City Ink: It's a fight to the finish for municipal building space

...manufacturers, which will mean $4 million in lost revenue to Richmond County in 2016, this year's General Assembly changed tax laws estimated to cost Georgia local governments $153 million over five years."These revenue losses must be recouped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-06-07/city-ink
Caterpillar defends tax strategy that saves billions; Rand Paul says company deserves award

...that the Peoria, Ill.-based manufacturer follows all tax laws."We pay everything we owe," she told the subcommittee...Caterpillar's done it as well."In general, federal tax law prevents companies from shifting profits among affiliates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-01/caterpillar-defends-tax-st
A sense of resignation

...entity being invigorated enough to mount a criminal case.But here's another question: Why even allow this particular tax law to begin with?It takes a heightened level of professional expertise to navigate the often difficult process of determining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-06/sense-resignation