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...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...

Dozens of tax law changes affect 2001 returns

...awaiting taxpayers in 2002 as a result of the sweeping tax law enacted last year. In all, the 10-year, $1.35 trillion...Congress and signed by President Bush last June made 441 tax law changes, according to H&R Block Inc. Most will be gradually...

Study: IRS employees steer taxpayers wrong on tax law

...correct answers to just 57 percent of tax law questions asked by Treasury Department...received incorrect responses to their tax law questions. IRS employees provided...an accuracy rate of 67 percent for tax law service is inadequate," he said...

Bush signs tax law aiding manufacturers

...new tax breaks on businesses, farmers and other groups Friday, quietly signing the most sweeping rewrite of corporate tax law in nearly two decades. Announcing the action without fanfare aboard Air Force One, the White House said the new law is...

AP Interview: Perdue, Kingston talk taxes

...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 invested over there. I think you can get bipartisan support for...

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...

Few tax law changes expected for 2004

NEW YORK -- While 2003 brought many tax law changes affecting small businesses, it looks as if 2004 might be quieter - unless the Bush administration and Congress, mindful...

Haley touts change in tax law for real estate

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Gov. Nikki Haley said Monday that a change in the state's tax law will help boost business activity and second-home ownership."What it does is get the real estate market across the state churning...

Tax relief causes grief

...clients ask how to prepare for the many changes in the tax law enacted earlier this year. Much of the Taxpayer Relief...for which tax break. Nearly every provision of the new tax law disqualifies taxpayers making more than a certain income...

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Tax changes coming up next year

WASHINGTON -- In addition to tax law revisions that affected the just-ending 1998 tax year, the following changes for 1999 will take effect New Year's Day...