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© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
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"Politicians love direct payments, but people spend more only when long-term income rises."
"Politicians love direct payments, but people spend more only when long-term income rises."
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[https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/policy/cabinet-approves-blueprint-for-mining-sector-reforms/article33575086.ece/amp/#csi=0&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&_tf=From%20%251%24s](https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/policy/cabinet-approves-blueprint-for-mining-sector-reforms/article33575086.ece/amp/#csi=0&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&_tf=From%20%251%24s) >"MMDR Act to be amended to improve _...Read More_
[https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/policy/cabinet-approves-blueprint-for-mining-sector-reforms/article33575086.ece/amp/#csi=0&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&_tf=From%20%251%24s](https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/policy/cabinet-approves-blueprint-for-mining-sector-reforms/article33575086.ece/amp/#csi=0&referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com&_tf=From%20%251%24s) >"MMDR Act to be amended to improve _...Read More_
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"Many taxpayers will forgo their usual in-person meetings with tax preparers amid the pandemic. Millions will need to file tax returns to get the balance they are owed for stimulus payments. Others will face the complexities of state-tax _...Read More_
"Many taxpayers will forgo their usual in-person meetings with tax preparers amid the pandemic. Millions will need to file tax returns to get the balance they are owed for stimulus payments. Others will face the complexities of state-tax _...Read More_
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"The pandemic will leave Western nations carrying the biggest public-debt pile as a percentage of gross domestic product since World War II. To deal with it, they will need a better grasp of inflation."
"The pandemic will leave Western nations carrying the biggest public-debt pile as a percentage of gross domestic product since World War II. To deal with it, they will need a better grasp of inflation."
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"Spending didn’t speed the last recovery, but Biden’s team is keen to keep the money flowing endlessly."
"Spending didn’t speed the last recovery, but Biden’s team is keen to keep the money flowing endlessly."
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Some useful tax information for all of planning to be where the money resides in 2021.
Some useful tax information for all of planning to be where the money resides in 2021.
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>"A ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court could set a precedent on taxing employees working from home that endures past the Covid-19 pandemic."
>"A ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court could set a precedent on taxing employees working from home that endures past the Covid-19 pandemic."
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How should the huge financial costs of the pandemic be paid for, as well as the other deferred needs of society after this annus horribilis? Politicians rarely want to raise taxes on the rich. Joe Biden promised to do so but a closely _...Read More_
How should the huge financial costs of the pandemic be paid for, as well as the other deferred needs of society after this annus horribilis? Politicians rarely want to raise taxes on the rich. Joe Biden promised to do so but a closely _...Read More_
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"Myths die hard, especially when the myths in question serve to prop up the legitimacy of the richest among us. And the myth these richest hold dearest: that their grand fortunes represent a fitting reward for smarts and hard work.CEOs in _...Read More_
"Myths die hard, especially when the myths in question serve to prop up the legitimacy of the richest among us. And the myth these richest hold dearest: that their grand fortunes represent a fitting reward for smarts and hard work.CEOs in _...Read More_
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"People living in poverty across the country support a "bold policy agenda for government to make work pay and ensure that everyone has high-quality, affordable healthcare, housing, and food."
"People living in poverty across the country support a "bold policy agenda for government to make work pay and ensure that everyone has high-quality, affordable healthcare, housing, and food."
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"Scenes of joy and euphoria are rare enough in 2020 that we cannot afford to sulk over them. On Saturday 7 November 2020 when, after days of suspense, the US media announced the victory of Joe Biden, in dozens of cities across the country, _...Read More_
"Scenes of joy and euphoria are rare enough in 2020 that we cannot afford to sulk over them. On Saturday 7 November 2020 when, after days of suspense, the US media announced the victory of Joe Biden, in dozens of cities across the country, _...Read More_
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"Sad to hear that and that is not acceptable for workers"
"Sad to hear that and that is not acceptable for workers"
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>"A surge of federal spending to combat the coronavirus and cushion the U.S. economy, coupled with a drop-off in federal revenues amid widespread shutdowns and layoffs, contributed to the widening deficit."
>"A surge of federal spending to combat the coronavirus and cushion the U.S. economy, coupled with a drop-off in federal revenues amid widespread shutdowns and layoffs, contributed to the widening deficit."
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