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Arun Jaitley says, Changes have come in functioning of Internal Revenue Service

Arun Jaitley says, Changes have come in functioning of Internal Revenue Service

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that changes have come in the functioning of Internal Revenue Service(IRS). He also said that the government is constantly working towards improvement.

Oct 01, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Donald Trump signs executive order to promote religious liberty

Donald Trump signs executive order to promote religious liberty

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order that will allow churches and other religious organisations to become more active politically, the media reported.

May 05, 2017, 10:18 AM IST
 India now needs lower level of taxation to be globally competitive: FM Arun Jaitley

India now needs lower level of taxation to be globally competitive: FM Arun Jaitley

Highlighting the need to have lower level of taxation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday that lower tax levels will make it competitive globally.

Dec 26, 2016, 12:18 PM IST
US announces additional measures to prevent corporate tax

US announces additional measures to prevent corporate tax

In view of the pharmaceutical giant Pfizer's plans to merge itself with Ireland-based Allergan, the US has announced imposition of additional measures to prevent corporate tax inversions.

Apr 05, 2016, 09:35 AM IST

Hackers steal personal data from US tax agency IRS

Hackers stole information on 100,000 taxpayers from the online computers of the US Internal Revenue Service, the federal tax agency said Tuesday.

May 27, 2015, 03:12 AM IST

Robert De Niro hit with over $6mn tax lien

 Veteran Hollywood actor Robert De Niro has been hit with a huge tax lien of over $6.4 million.

Feb 28, 2015, 06:31 AM IST

Mayweather taunts `leftover` Pacquiao, `con man` Amir Khan on social media

Undefeated American boxing star Floyd Mayweather Jr. has reportedly taken to the social media to taunt potential opponents Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan, calling them `con artist` and `leftover` respectively.

Dec 29, 2013, 18:47 PM IST

`Tortured` during police probe, slain IRS officer`s relative commits suicide

A distant relative of a slain IRS officer allegedly committed suicide, leaving behind a note in which he said he was tortured by police.

Jun 14, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

White House not involved in reviews: IRS Manager

A Manager in the Federal Tax Collection Agency office told investigators that he, not the White House, set in motion the review.

Jun 10, 2013, 09:11 AM IST

Mary J Blige hit with $3.4m tax bill

American singer Mary J. Blige has been slapped with a 3.4-million-dollar bill by Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

May 21, 2013, 12:59 PM IST

Obama fires US tax chief over scandal

US President Barack Obama has forced the acting head of the Internal Revenue Service to resign amid furor over the tax agency's handling of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status.

May 16, 2013, 10:34 AM IST

HSBC provides info on clients having accounts in India to US

HSBC has provided available information in its possession to the US authorities probing whether any US-based client used accounts in HSBC India to evade federal income taxes.

Feb 28, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

Facing penalties, Indian Americans seeks Obama's intervention

Fearing unfair and unprecedented penalties if they fail to disclose their foreign bank accounts by August 31 under a new IRS regulation, several Indian American groups have sought the intervention of US President Barack Obama in the matter.

Jul 29, 2011, 20:31 PM IST