IRS “Safe Harbor” Allowing Tax Cheating and Wage Theft

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsNew Orleans          It’s not news that wage theft and the problems of mis-classification of workers as independent subcontractors is rampant.  What I had not realized is how much of it was allowed directly by Congress and lax enforcement by the IRS.  You think you know the …

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Progress on Payday Lending and the Digital Divide in Canada

ACORN International Canada

Chicago     Like clockwork the ACORN Canada staff continues the tradition of mid-December YE/YB or Year End / Year Begin meetings.  Getting snowbound in Montreal one year and caught again another year in Niagara Falls, convinced them that perhaps meeting in the USA made sense, given that plane fares was actually cheaper.  Several years ago we …

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