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2013-05-29 23:21:55

CelebrityBusinessAnalyst.com explains film subsidies and discusses why they are beneficial for areas outside California, but not so great for Hollywood. Based on a Bloomberg report on Hollywood´s loss of major blockbusters, Celebrity Business Analyst weighs the pros and cons of states and foreign countries subsidizing films made outside of Hollywood. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 CelebrityBusinessAnalyst.com discussed its analysis on film subsidies this week. After the release...

2013-05-24 23:29:52

Platinum Tax Defenders: Claiming to bring tax resolution cases to a close is different from proving it, as pointed out in a September 7, 2010 article by Forbes (“Tax Resolution Scams 101”). According to Sherri Gastelum, CEO of Platinum Tax Defenders, three clients since January 2013 have had tax bills of over $35,000 resolved for less than $1,000. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 Saving a client money is always good business. After some negative reports in the press,...

2013-05-21 23:20:08

There are some tax advantages to being out of work, says a March 12, 2013 article by USA Today (“Jobless Last Year? 5 Must-Know Tax Tips”). Platinum Tax Defenders says that a professional tax resolution firm may be able to help taxpayers balance the advantages and disadvantages of being without full-time work. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 It may be known that taxpayers are allowed to deduct certain job-hunting expenses, but sometimes people see this as the only...

2013-05-16 23:02:23

Shares Federal Grants Expertise with Leading Grants Association Membership Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 TCG, a leading government technology strategy and IT consultancy, recently participated as one of the exhibitors at the 35th Annual Training Conference of the National Grants Management Association (NGMA), which was held May 5-8, 2013, at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. In addition, TCG vice president Judith Turner and project manager Devin Brewer each moderated a...

2013-05-14 23:23:11

GoodApril's Tax Checkup, presented for the first time at today's FinovateSpring conference, tells consumers how they're impacted by these tax law changes, and how to pay less in taxes next April. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Taxpayers are in-store for a big surprise at the end of 2013 as a result of 7 major new tax rules coming into effect. The rule changes are the result of the Fiscal Cliff tax deal and Affordable Care Act, and include not only the well-publicized Payroll Tax...

2013-05-07 23:26:00

The latest webinar from Federal Fund Management Advisor will detail what federal agencies will be looking for in grant applications and provide practical tips for how organizations can present the best grants management face during the application review process. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 As a result of the federal budget sequester, federal agencies will have fewer dollars for future awards, translating into a much more competitive grant application process going forward....

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'