Deductions and Exemptions

Democrat Clyburn Urges Scrutiny of Impact of Lifting SALT Cap

17 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Lawmakers should closely study who is benefiting from a deduction on state and local taxes, or SALT, before making changes to the tax break, the No. 3 House Democrat James...
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NYU joins Columbia in requiring COVID-19 vaccines for all students next fall

NYU joins Columbia in requiring COVID-19 vaccines for all students next fall

20 hours ago   |   New York Post

NYU will join Columbia University in requiring students to get COVID-19 vaccines before next fall, officials said. “intends to require vaccinations for all NYU students...
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Quebec's Ban on Public Religious Symbols Largely Upheld

22 hours ago   |   NY Times

The ruling exempts English-speaking schools and effectively allows provincial legislators to wear turbans or head scarves, but it angered civil liberties advocates as...
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Connecticut lawmakers pass bill ending religious vaccine exemption

Connecticut lawmakers pass bill ending religious vaccine exemption

23 hours ago   |   New York Post

The Connecticut House of Representatives passed a contentious bill early Tuesday that would end the state's long-standing religious exemption from immunization requirements for...
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SALT Tax Deduction: Will Democrats Cut Taxes For The Rich?

1 day ago   |   Forbes

You won't believe this-a number of Democrats are advocating a big tax cut for the rich!
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SALT Cap Revolt Led by N.Y. Democrats Snarls Biden Spending Plan

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

President Donald Trump's 2017 tax law disproportionately targeted Democrats in high-tax states by eliminating a popular federal deduction. Now Trump's legislative triumph has...
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Private Equity Risks a Hit From Trudeau's Interest-Deduction Cap

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg


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Gov. Cuomo signs tax hikes, calls on feds to lift cap on SALT deductions

Gov. Cuomo signs tax hikes, calls on feds to lift cap on SALT deductions

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Gov. Andrew Cuomo went into full spin mode on Monday as he tried to shift the blame for New Yorkers' high tax bills - and said he'd resume in-person news conferences only after...
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5 Reasons Why Baseball's Antitrust Exemption Still Matters To League Owners

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Last week, three Republican senators released proposed legislation to strip Major League Baseball of its historic antitrust exemption. Although this bill will not force MLB to...
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Rep. Greg Meeks won't back Biden infrastructure plan without SALT cap repeal

Rep. Greg Meeks won't back Biden infrastructure plan without SALT cap repeal

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Queens Congressman Greg Meeks said Sunday he won't back President Biden's infrastructure package unless it includes a repeal of the federal $10,000 cap on state and local tax...
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Antonio Brown settles civil dispute with rape accuser Britney Taylor

Antonio Brown settles civil dispute with rape accuser Britney Taylor

Antonio Brown officially settled his civil dispute with his former trainer Britney Taylor, who accused the free-agent wide receiver of raping and sexually assaulting her in a... Read more ...

'Vaccine hesitancy is a real problem': Blood clot experts want you to get a...

'Vaccine hesitancy is a real problem': Blood clot experts want you to get a COVID-19 vaccine

Experts say the risk of developing a blood clot after getting a COVID-19 vaccine is extremely low. Read more ...

Health officials report 2,765 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, 28 deaths

Health officials report 2,765 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, 28 deaths

Health officials Wednesday reported 2,765 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus in Illinois , including 28 additional deaths. Illinois Department of Public Health is... Read more ...

Lawmakers move closer to letting child sex abuse victims sue

Lawmakers move closer to letting child sex abuse victims sue

For the first time, prominent Republican state senators on Wednesday put their support behind legislation in Pennsylvania to change the law to allow now-adult victims of child... Read more ...

JetBlue adding 2 non-stop flight routes to Boston, New York from KCI in 2022

JetBlue adding 2 non-stop flight routes to Boston, New York from KCI in 2022

The news from JetBlue comes after it announced a new partnership with American Airlines to expand what they're calling the “Northeast Alliance.” Read more ...

Man says 7-year-old daughter 'embarrassed' after student, then teacher cut...

Man says 7-year-old daughter 'embarrassed' after student, then teacher cut her hair

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. - A 7-year-old girl in Michigan is gaining attention after her father says her hair was cut at school twice in one week without his permission. Jimmy... Read more ...

UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal 2 is the rematch you've been waiting for

UFC 261: Usman vs. Masvidal 2 is the rematch you've been waiting for

With a title at stake and even more to prove to themselves and the fans, Usman and Masvidal 2 will meet again in the main card of UFC 261. UFC 261 will also feature four of the... Read more ...

Indonesian military says submarine missing with 53 on board

Indonesian military says submarine missing with 53 on board

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia's navy is searching for a submarine that went missing north of the resort island of Bali with 53 people on board, the military said Wednesday... Read more ...

US AG announces inquiry into Minneapolis policing practices after ex-cop...

US AG announces inquiry into Minneapolis policing practices after ex-cop Chauvin convicted of Floyd's murder

An inquiry into Minneapolis Police Department has been launched by US Attorney General Merrick Garland after former officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of the murder of... Read more ...

White House: US to surpass Biden's 200 million COVID-19 shots goal this week

White House: US to surpass Biden's 200 million COVID-19 shots goal this week

Today, President Biden is expected to outline his administration's plans to drive up the vaccination rate even further. Read more ...