Miccosukee Tribe Chairman Given Tax Docs DeadlineA deadline has been set for the Miccosukee Indian tribe chairman to explain why he hasn't turned over tax documents to the Internal Revenue Service.
Florida Student Aid Accounts Used In ID TheftFourteen students and former students of Miami Dade College were arrested in connection to a stolen identity tax refund fraud scheme. Accounts used by South Florida college students to receive financial aid were used in the scheme.
Nearly 8-Thousand Patients Of Health Center Affected By Data BreachA South Florida health center was the target of a data breach that compromised the personal information of some patients.
Few Sparks As Attorney General Candidates Joust In Lone DebateAttorney General Pam Bondi defended Gov. Rick Scott's integrity and the state's ongoing fight against same-sex marriage in a brisk and mostly civil debate Monday with her general-election challengers, Democrat George Sheldon and Libertarian Bill Wohlsifer.
Officers Charged For Allegedly Taking Money From Police UnionThree Coral Springs police officers are in trouble for allegedly taking money from a police union.
IRS Employee Accused Of Tax Fraud A West Palm Beach man employed by the Internal Revenue Service has been charged with wire fraud. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, 36-year old Charles Corbitt prepared fraudulent tax returns which claimed Residential Energy Credits on Form 5695 and inflated Itemized Deductions on Schedule A that the individual was not entitled to.
Elderly Florida Man Says He Hid Over $1M From IRS An 83-year old Florida man plead guilty to federal charges for conspiring to stash more than $ 1 million from the Internal Revenue Service.
Former Rothstein Law Partner Charged By Feds The former law partner of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein is a facing federal charge of conspiracy.
Former Hialeah Mayor Speaks After Being Cleared Of Tax Evasion Charges Tuesday will mark one week since a jury cleared former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina and his wife on tax evasion charges.
Former Rep. David Rivera Officially Files To Run For Office AgainFormer embattled South Florida Congressman David Rivera, under investigation in a campaign financing scheme, has filed the necessary paperwork to run for the 26th Congressional District seat.
What Procrastinators Need To Know About Filing Their TaxesAccording to the IRS, 20 to 25 percent of Americans wait until the last two weeks before the deadline to file their taxes. If tax time snuck up on you this year, here are a few tips to help you file.
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Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business LoanEven during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.
Buyer’s Guide: What To Look For In A New Digital CameraWhen it comes to cameras, there is a wide array from which to choose. Consider these factors before making your next camera purchase.
Focus on South Florida: Tax Help & Tax ScamsWe are now officially in the final one-month countdown to the 2013 income tax deadline. The I-R-S Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program offers free tax preparation to people who qualify. We focus on the “VITA” program -- who can benefit from the service, why so many people are not taking advantage of it, and how to avoid the numerous tax scams circulating out there.