Tag Archives: IRS

  • Podcast

    Brad Birkenfeld: Lucifer’s Banker

    A whistle-blower's account of exposing massive fraud at UBS
    by Adam Taggart

    Sunday, April 16, 2017, 5:14 PM


    Just how bad is the ongoing fraud in the banking system? Get ready for a mind-bowing expose by a former insider at UBS.

    Brad Birkenfield, author of Lucifer's Banker: The Untold Story of How I Destroyed Swiss Bank Secrecy, recounts the efforts he uncovered by his employer to help its clients cheat the US government out of tens of $billions in taxes.

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  • Blog

    The Self-Employed Middle Class Hardly Exists Anymore

    Why owning your own income is more important than ever now
    by charleshughsmith

    Saturday, May 16, 2015, 8:57 AM


    Of course, the easiest path to financial independence is being born into a wealthy, well-connected family.

    But since few of us win that born-rich lottery, this article addresses the important question: How do “the rest of us” carve out financial independence?

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  • Blog

    Daily Digest 12/26 – After Christmas Sales, Oil Prices Rise, IRS Delays Filing Season

    by DailyDigest

    Sunday, December 26, 2010, 4:00 PM

    • After Christmas Sales Could Lure Shoppers Back
    • Positive US Information Help Increase Stocks As Oil Prices Rise
    • China Raises Interest Rates Again to Cool Inflation
    • IRS Delays Start of Filing Season for Taxpayers With Itemized Deductions
    • Crude A Tad Down In Thin Trades Ahead Of Holiday
    • Financial Times taps Jobs as Person of the Year
    • Copper Approaches Record as Swiss Franc Weakens on Global Recovery Signs

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  • Blog

    Daily Digest – May 29

    by Davos

    Friday, May 29, 2009, 3:10 PM

    • Huge Drop in Central Bank Liquidity Swaps (Chart)
    • Central Banks Announce Global Coordinated Liquidity Measures (Mish wrote this in September of 2008)
    • Can We Inflate Our Way out of this Mess? (Chart on page)
    • Are Worries About Rising Federal Debt Misplaced?
    • UPDATE 1-Chrysler submits $448 million electric car plan
    • Two-Thirds Off on Manhattan Office Space
    • Exploding debt threatens America
    • How Far From the Bottom? (Video)
    • JPMorgan’s $29 Billion windfall
    • Once Considered Unthinkable, U.S. Sales Tax Gets Fresh Look
    • Mental health center closes
    • Police officers saved by stimulus may still lose jobs
    • Police chief warns of deep cuts
    • Toledo police layoffs leading to gun buying
    • Americans’ credit scores fall as they struggle to pay bills
    • IRS tax revenue falls along with taxpayers’ income

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