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10 self-destructive reasons we ignore climate change
10 self-destructive reasons Americans ignore climate change Reuters
Opinion: 235 million people in the U.S. are sleepwalking into disaster, writes Paul B. Farrell.

10 most overvalued and undervalued home markets
Millennials set to make presence felt in housing  Laura Gangi Pond / Shutterstock.com
American property prices are all over the map, though on average they're undervalued by 3%. Find out where the prices are too high (or too low).
Millennials to make presence felt in housing
San Francisco: a case study in housing cool-off
Big-city home prices below bubble-era peaks
Landlords are getting even meaner

Newton, Mass., tops 10 best U.S. cities to live in
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New York Times to cut 100 newsroom jobs
Fannie, Freddie plunge after lawsuit dismissal
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Vivint rallies more than 7% on NYSE debut
Pershing Square fund raises $2.73 bln in IPO
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J.P. Morgan faces class-action suit over MBS

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August construction spending falls 0.8%
ISM manufacturing index drops to 56.6%
Final U.S. Markit manufacturing index: 57.5
Global manufacturers not keeping pace
Private sector adds 213,000 jobs in September
Older workers clog the employment pipeline

Don’t let rate fears scare you out of bonds
RetireMentors: Fears of nominal losses from bonds outweigh potentially bigger ones from stocks, notes Paul Merriman.
How preferred stocks add income to a portfolio
Should you drink the annuity COLA?
Why you should ignore October crash warnings

4 better alternatives to Bill Gross and Pimco
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Corporate debt feels heat from Pimco outflows
Pimco Total Return Fund rating cut to bronze

Why you should invest like Harvard

Could eBay find a suitor in Alibaba?
Analysts are mostly bearish on the eBay-PayPal spinoff.

Microsoft offers first peek of Windows 10
Microsoft gives its first public peek at the next version of its Windows operating system.

Therese Poletti: Oracle gets starry-eyed over cloud computing
Oracle is starry-eyed over cloud computing
Opinion: Oracle’s bear hug of cloud computing could be a big test for newly appointed chief executives Mark Hurd and Safra Catz,, writes Therese Poletti.

Apple tax case shows next risk to stocks
Opinion:
Like Willie Sutton, governments go where the money is, and that is companies, writes Matthew Lynn.

The most ticketed car in America is …
Some vehicles receive more violations than others.

Democrats make risky bet against Mitch McConnell
Democrats make risky bet against McConnell
Democrats are quadrupling their investment in Mitch McConnell challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes.

Bernie Sanders ready to preach revolution to Democrats
Sanders preaches revolution to Democrats
Commentary: Bernie Sanders says the Democrats can’t coast to victory in 2016, but need to reconnect with the working class, writes Darrell Delamaide.

China’s Hong Kong democracy crisis
Opinion: Escalation in Hong Kong protests has tail risks, including a threat to China’s one-party government itself, writes Craig Stephen.
Hong Kong protesters brace for holiday test
‘Umbrella Revolution’ poses risk to Hong Kong
On the streets with Hong Kong protesters

California governor signs gun-seizure law
The Golden State becomes the first to let family members ask a judge to seize guns from someone thought to be posing an immediate danger.
California to ban single-use plastic bags

8 surprising Starbucks locations besides CIA
Starbucks has more than 20,000 stores. These are the eight locations that stand out from the rest.
10 things Starbucks would rather we not know

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Opinion: There's now more opposition than ever for Angela Merkel and the ECB, say Adriano Bosoni and Mark Fleming-Williams.
Germany in contraction as eurozone PMI falls
Russian capital controls and sanctions

Obamacare quirk: Childless adults buy kids’ dental policies
Obamacare’s confusing treatment of pediatric dental benefits forces childless people to buy separate pediatric dental insurance policies.
Oklahoma judge rules against Obamacare
J&J purchase will help it compete with Gilead

One very shocking wildlife stat
The Earth's human population has doubled from 1970. But what has happened to the planet's wildlife?
Farrell: Why Americans ignore climate change

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The latest news, insights and tips about taxes
  • Apr 16, 2012
    3:44 PM ET

    Avoiding Last-Minute Errors

    The April 17 deadline may be just hours away, but some Americans still haven’t even rounded up their W2s.

    Acknowledging the tax procrastination is a national pastime, the Internal Revenue Service issued some tips and a series of videos to help last-minute filers avoid the common blunders that could delay their returns. Here is a look at the most common errors:

    Misspelled name. Seems basic but tax returns will not be accepted if your name is not entered as it is appears on your Social Security card, or if the Social Security number is incorrect.

  • Apr 13, 2012
    2:05 PM ET

    Live Chat: Tax Day Tips

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    Thanks to a fluke of the calendar, the deadline to file taxes was extended until April 17th this year. While the procrastinators scramble to get their 1099s and schedule Ds in order, those who’ve already filed may be wondering when they’ll get their refund check. Our live chat on April 16 featured Andrea Coombes, the personal finance editor at MarketWatch, and Arden Dale, a Dow Jones columnist who writes about taxes and estate planning. CPA Melissa Labant of the AICPA also joined in. The chat was moderated by Janet Paskin, Digital Editor, Markets for the Wall Street Journal, formerly the editor of SmartMoney.com. Replay the event.

  • Apr 5, 2012
    5:15 PM ET

    Paying Taxes by Credit Card? Read This First

    This time of year many Americans would like to take a swipe at the IRS. Some taxpayers even should, experts say — with their credit card.

    Though paying a bill in full is the best way to avoid late charges and other hassles, credit card payments can help those struggling with the their bills to buy time – and even save money. “If you’re going to need a year or more to pay it out you could borrow on a low interest credit card and it could be a good deal,” says Gregg Wind, a certified public accountant in Los Angeles.

    While not ideal, credit cards and lines of credit can help people pay the tax man by this year’s April 17 while avoiding potentially steep late payment penalties and interest charges. The IRS generally charges interest on any unpaid tax starting from the day the tax is due to the date it is paid. Currently at 3%, the interest rate is reset quarterly. And that doesn’t include late payment penalties, which are 0.5% of taxes owed a month. Between interest charges and late payment penalties, someone who is a year late in paying their taxes could see their bill increase by 9%, Wind estimates.

  • Feb 29, 2012
    2:06 PM ET

    What to Do If Your Refund Is Stolen

    As many taxpayers gather their financial documents to do their tax returns, a number of unlucky filers are finding that someone else has already filed in their name — and walked away with their refunds.

    For the 12th year in a row, identity theft topped the list of consumer complaints received by the Federal Trade Commission in 2011, with nearly 280,000 complaints, according to a report released on Tuesday. And a bigger chunk of those cases is tax related, with 24% of identity theft complaints being tied to tax or wage-related fraud, up from about 15% in 2010, according to the FTC.

    For some victims, the fraud isn’t discovered until they hit the send button on their electronic tax returns — and get a rejection note from the IRS. Other times it takes a little longer to know something is wrong, such as not receiving a refund check. You might also receive an IRS letter saying the income reported doesn’t match their records — a sign someone else could be using that Social Security number.

  • Feb 15, 2012
    6:19 PM ET

    ‘Where’s My Refund?’ Don’t Ask the IRS

    Some early filers trying to track their refunds through the Internal Revenue Service’s Where’s My Refund feature are getting a maddening response: what refund?

    Glitches with the online feature are leaving taxpayers without any information on when they might get their refund, or any details about their tax returns. Normally taxpayers who enter their Social Security number, filing status and exact refund amount into the tool  get an update on the status of their refund, including confirmation that their return is being processed and an estimate for when the IRS expects to cut the check.

  • Feb 13, 2012
    2:32 PM ET

    IRS May Get Help Catching Tax Cheats

    One revenue-raising strategy unveiled in President Barack Obama’s budget proposal on Monday calls for beefing up the Internal Revenue Service’s enforcement efforts. That could mean increased scrutiny on individual tax returns, especially for small business owners.

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    The president’s budget plan would increase the IRS’s budget next year to $12.8 billion, about $950 million more than the 2012 budget, with the goal of ramping up collections from individuals and business that are behind on federal and state taxes or that owe government loans. The bulk of this money would be part of a program to prevent tax evasion and cheating and to update the IRS’s data system, according to the proposal. The reforms call for increasing collection by more than $2 billion over the next 10 years, much of that owed to states. The enforcement program should return $5 for each additional IRS dollar spent, according to the proposal. The IRS did not respond to requests for comment.

  • Feb 8, 2012
    11:32 AM ET

    The IRS Might Eat Your Frequent-Flier Miles

    Frequent-flier miles awarded for opening new accounts sometimes come with a big catch: taxes

    Thousands of Citibank customers received notices in January saying the miles they received for opening new accounts in 2011 produced taxable income. Some customers, for instance, received a 1099 with $750 of income for 30,000 miles, the Wall Street Journal reported. The IRS confirmed they are taxable. Such bonuses are often enough to book a domestic flight or they can cover an upgrade to business class from coach. But analysts say the actual trips booked with the miles can be worth less than the amount of income reported by the credit card company. And the tax bill could cost more than the flight itself, says George Hobica, president of fare-tracking site AirfareWatchdog.com. “It might be a wash, depending on your tax bracket,” says Hobica. “I certainly wouldn’t do it.”

  • Jan 23, 2012
    1:53 PM ET

    Finding Free Tax Help

    Taxpayers with simple returns have several new ways to file without having to pay for help.

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    The average cost for having an accountant prepare a Form 1040 with a Schedule A and a state tax return was $233 in 2011, up 1.7% from 2009, according to the National Society of Accountants. But the options for free tax help are growing. The Internal Revenue Service, for instance, offers Free File, a program that offers free tax-preparation software and other tools for taxpayers with low and moderate-income.  Through the IRS site, taxpayers who make $57,000 or less can answer a few questions about their income, location and whether they qualify for certain credits to pull up a list of companies that offers free tax preparation software, including TaxSlayer, H&R Block and 1040.com. The IRS also offers Fillable Forms, electronic versions of IRS tax forms, for people who are comfortable calculating their own taxes.

  • Jan 17, 2012
    10:34 AM ET

    IRS Kicks Off Tax Return Season

    Tax season gets into full swing today, when the Internal Revenue Service begins accepting electronically filed returns.

    Once a rarity, e-filing is quickly becoming the norm: a record 100 million taxpayers filed electronically in 2011. That included 77% of individual returns filed, up from 58% in 2008, according to the IRS. A chunk of those taxpayers were do-it-yourselfers: about a third of all tax returns were filed online last year by people who did their own taxes using software, according to IRS data.

    But while more people may be filing online, taxpayers still need to gather hardcopies of documents to back up their returns, says Elaine Smith, master tax adviser at H&R Block. For most people, W2 and 1099 forms, which report wages and income, should be arriving in the mail any day now.

  • Oct 18, 2011
    11:57 AM ET

    IRS Cuts: Good News for Deadbeats?

    The Internal Revenue Service commissioner is warning  Congress that anticipated cuts to the agency’s funding will result in a “noticeable degradation” of services, including audits and efforts to collect unpaid taxes.

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    In a letter sent to legislators last week, commissioner Douglas Shulman wrote that if Congress moves ahead with its plan to reduce the IRS’s budget by about $500 million next year, the agency would have to reduce the number of workers in its enforcement department. Such cuts, he added, would lead to a 5% to 8% decrease in collection efforts, including audits, which would reduce revenue by about $4 billion.

    But what sounds like good news for deadbeats could be bad for regular taxpayers. Shulman warned that the spending cuts would mean that half of the  taxpayers trying to contact the agency for help would get busy signals or will “hang up in frustration.” Responses to letters, including those taxpayers trying to resolve account issues, could be delayed up to five months, he wrote, and small businesses could have more trouble reaching the IRS to work out a payment plan.

About Tax

  • The Tax Blog brings together a team of award-winning tax journalists from the Dow Jones network and around the web to examine the tax issues, changes and legislation that affect families, investors and small business owners. Our contributors include Tax Report columnist Laura Saunders (WSJ), Tax Guy columnist Bill Bischoff and senior reporter Jilian Mincer (SmartMoney.com), retirement-focused reporter Anne Tergesen (WSJ), wealth management writer Arden Dale (Dow Jones Newswires), TaxWatch columnist Eva Rosenberg and personal finance reporter Andrea Coombes (MarketWatch), and reporter Alyssa Abkowitz (SmartMoney). They’ll provide the latest news and insight, mine the tax code for tips and loopholes, and answer your questions about tricky tax situations. Contact the The Tax Blog with ideas, suggestions or tax questions at thetaxblog@dowjones.com.

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Stocks enter fourth quarter with big step backward

Stocks enter the fourth quarter on their heels as investors weigh a host of concerns.
What to expect for stocks in next three months
Mark Hulbert: Help from Halloween Indicator?

Trading Strategies: Revving up car stocks
Terrence Horan/MarketWatch
Can you outrun the threats to the market in a high-performance auto stock? Our experts take a look at the sometimes overlooked sector.
Buying Tesla, a market wild card
Auto-parts stocks bearish on auto makers
Is GM's bad news in the rear-view mirror?
See the complete report here


Obama map: Visits not targeted to Senate races
President Obama is not making many visits to places where key Senate battles are being waged. Google
A look at the president’s travels reveals a reluctance to get involved in key Senate races.

Ford is missing its
best-selling pickup
Ford, missing its best-selling pickup, continues to slide back in the pack Ford Motor Co.
Why Ford failed to hitch a ride as most of the sector posted August-sales-fueled advances.
Jeep, Ram power strong Sept. Chrysler sales
Chrysler, Nissan post strong Sept. sales

Boomers vs. Millennials: Investing and saving
Boomers vs. Millennials: Investing and savings
Boomers say invest in stocks as early as you can. Millennials are just thankful to have a salary at all.

10 self-destructive reasons we ignore climate change
10 self-destructive reasons Americans ignore climate change Reuters
Opinion: 235 million people in the U.S. are sleepwalking into disaster, writes Paul B. Farrell.

10 most overvalued and undervalued home markets
Millennials set to make presence felt in housing  Laura Gangi Pond / Shutterstock.com
American property prices are all over the map, though on average they're undervalued by 3%. Find out where the prices are too high (or too low).
Millennials to make presence felt in housing
San Francisco: a case study in housing cool-off
Big-city home prices below bubble-era peaks
Landlords are getting even meaner

Newton, Mass., tops 10 best U.S. cities to live in
Newton, Mass., tops 10 best U.S. cities to live in Thomas Kelley/Wikipedia
Americans take into account many factors when choosing where to live. But here are some U.S. cities that top the list of best places.
Need to know
New York Times to cut 100 newsroom jobs
Fannie, Freddie plunge after lawsuit dismissal
Buffett wins as Coca-Cola alters executive pay
Tekmira surges after Ebola report; ADP sinks
Vivint rallies more than 7% on NYSE debut
Pershing Square fund raises $2.73 bln in IPO
Angie's List gains on M&A speculation
Error results in $617 bln canceled Japan trades
J.P. Morgan faces class-action suit over MBS

ECONOMIC DATA
August construction spending falls 0.8%
ISM manufacturing index drops to 56.6%
Final U.S. Markit manufacturing index: 57.5
Global manufacturers not keeping pace
Private sector adds 213,000 jobs in September
Older workers clog the employment pipeline

Don’t let rate fears scare you out of bonds
RetireMentors: Fears of nominal losses from bonds outweigh potentially bigger ones from stocks, notes Paul Merriman.
How preferred stocks add income to a portfolio
Should you drink the annuity COLA?
Why you should ignore October crash warnings

4 better alternatives to Bill Gross and Pimco
Opinion: It's really not worth following the "bond king" to Janus, writes Howard Gold.
Corporate debt feels heat from Pimco outflows
Pimco Total Return Fund rating cut to bronze

Why you should invest like Harvard

Could eBay find a suitor in Alibaba?
Analysts are mostly bearish on the eBay-PayPal spinoff.

Microsoft offers first peek of Windows 10
Microsoft gives its first public peek at the next version of its Windows operating system.

Therese Poletti: Oracle gets starry-eyed over cloud computing
Oracle is starry-eyed over cloud computing
Opinion: Oracle’s bear hug of cloud computing could be a big test for newly appointed chief executives Mark Hurd and Safra Catz,, writes Therese Poletti.

Apple tax case shows next risk to stocks
Opinion:
Like Willie Sutton, governments go where the money is, and that is companies, writes Matthew Lynn.

The most ticketed car in America is …
Some vehicles receive more violations than others.

Democrats make risky bet against Mitch McConnell
Democrats make risky bet against McConnell
Democrats are quadrupling their investment in Mitch McConnell challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes.

Bernie Sanders ready to preach revolution to Democrats
Sanders preaches revolution to Democrats
Commentary: Bernie Sanders says the Democrats can’t coast to victory in 2016, but need to reconnect with the working class, writes Darrell Delamaide.

China’s Hong Kong democracy crisis
Opinion: Escalation in Hong Kong protests has tail risks, including a threat to China’s one-party government itself, writes Craig Stephen.
Hong Kong protesters brace for holiday test
‘Umbrella Revolution’ poses risk to Hong Kong
On the streets with Hong Kong protesters

California governor signs gun-seizure law
The Golden State becomes the first to let family members ask a judge to seize guns from someone thought to be posing an immediate danger.
California to ban single-use plastic bags

8 surprising Starbucks locations besides CIA
Starbucks has more than 20,000 stores. These are the eight locations that stand out from the rest.
10 things Starbucks would rather we not know

/conga/frontpage.html 321582
Germany fights on two fronts to preserve eurozone
Opinion: There's now more opposition than ever for Angela Merkel and the ECB, say Adriano Bosoni and Mark Fleming-Williams.
Germany in contraction as eurozone PMI falls
Russian capital controls and sanctions

Obamacare quirk: Childless adults buy kids’ dental policies
Obamacare’s confusing treatment of pediatric dental benefits forces childless people to buy separate pediatric dental insurance policies.
Oklahoma judge rules against Obamacare
J&J purchase will help it compete with Gilead

One very shocking wildlife stat
The Earth's human population has doubled from 1970. But what has happened to the planet's wildlife?
Farrell: Why Americans ignore climate change

Wal-Mart: No seat belt in Tracy Morgan crash
Retailer argues that the comedian “acted unreasonably” in failing to wear seat belt.
/conga/today.html 321552

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/quotes/zigman/1859015/delayed 2,364 +6 0.26%
Sensex
/quotes/zigman/1652085/delayed 26,568 -63 0.23%
Singapore
/quotes/zigman/1709939/delayed 3,264 -13 0.39%
Euro
/quotes/zigman/4867933/realtime/sampled 1.26 0.00 0.14%
Yen
/quotes/zigman/4868099/realtime/sampled 109.29 -0.36 0.33%
Pound
/quotes/zigman/4867886/realtime/sampled 1.62 0.00 0.15%
Australia$
/quotes/zigman/4867876/realtime/sampled 0.87 0.00 0.27%
DXY Index
/quotes/zigman/1652083/delayed 85.96 +0.04 0.04%
WSJ $ Idx
/quotes/zigman/9625991/realtime 77.93 +0.03 0.04%
U.S. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866666/realtime 2.41 -0.08 3.17%
German 10y
/quotes/zigman/15866409/realtime 0.86 -0.04 4.63%
Italy 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866497/realtime 2.29 -0.07 2.77%
Spain 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866444/realtime 2.08 -0.09 4.08%
U.K. 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866328/realtime 2.36 -0.07 2.75%
Japan 10yr
/quotes/zigman/15866525/realtime 0.53 +0.01 0.95%
Crude Oil
/quotes/zigman/2196860/delayed 92 +1 0.90%
Gold
/quotes/zigman/635641/delayed 1,216 +4 0.32%
Corn
/quotes/zigman/3098927/delayed 322 +2 0.47%
DJIA F
/quotes/zigman/25835223/delayed 16,732 -233 1.37%
S&P F
/quotes/zigman/21588523/delayed 1,943 -23 1.14%
Silver
/quotes/zigman/635603/delayed 17 +0 1.13%

Quotes

Symbol Price Change % Change
FB /quotes/zigman/9962609/composite 76.88 -2.16 -2.74%
AAPL /quotes/zigman/68270/composite 99.45 -1.30 -1.29%
GOOG /quotes/zigman/30194416/composite 569.39 -7.97 -1.38%
BAC /quotes/zigman/190927/composite 16.95 -0.11 -0.62%
C /quotes/zigman/5065548/composite 51.17 -0.65 -1.25%
F /quotes/zigman/264304/composite 14.63 -0.17 -1.12%
T /quotes/zigman/398198/composite 35.01 -0.23 -0.65%
BP /quotes/zigman/247026/composite 43.84 -0.11 -0.25%
GE /quotes/zigman/227468/composite 25.19 -0.43 -1.68%
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Business 12.80% 12.80% 12.98%
Balance Transfer 12.82% 12.73% 12.66%
Student 13.24% 13.24% 13.27%
Cash Back 14.98% 14.91% 14.84%
Reward 15.05% 15.02% 14.97%
Airline 15.46% 15.46% 15.30%
Bad Credit 22.73% 22.73% 22.73%
Instant Approval 28.00% 28.00% 28.00%
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