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  • 00:33

    FORMER MAYOR WILL OPPOSE TAX

    in News

    Former mayor Carmen Sabatino successfully opposed the 1% tax which would have given the council 26 million dollars a year to spend as they pleased is not in favor of the 1/2% Marsh is proposing.


    Those who supported the last tax effort spent $178 thousand dollars.

  • 00:41

    Former Mayor to oppose new sales tax

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    Former Mayor Carmen Sabatino, who formed the No on measure X campaign is waiting for the title designation of the new tax proposed by the Modesto City Council.


    Sabatino said, "I could not support a 1% tax, which would have given the Council $26 million a year to spend as they wanted. I won't support a 1/2% tax, which would give the Council. $14 million a year to spend as they want."


    Mayor Marshshould come clean and honestly tell the voters that he wants the tax for police pay increases, but more important, the need to pay for police retirements.

  • 00:33

    MARSH NEEDS SALES TAX TO PAY THE BILLS

    in News

    Sales tax money is needed to pay the bills

  • 00:21

    Liberty Tax te orienta Episodio 2

    in Finance

    Liberty Tax Service es el proveedor de preparación de impuestos de mayor crecimiento.  Ahora con oficina en el 3KS6 Ave. Fragoso, detrás de Plaza Carolina.  Te invitamos a que nos envíes tus preguntas a libtaxpr@gmail.com o llames en vivo al 787-220-7646 este próximo jueves 29 de enero a las 4pm.

  • 00:35

    SALES TAX TIED TO NEIGHBORHOOD ORGANIZATION POLITICS (ACORN)

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    Mayor Marsh wants community leaders to put pressure on his city Council to support a ½% sales tax in the next election.


    Marsh claims that 80 to 90% of the tax will be spent on public safety. Surely the pressure on the Council will come from the Modesto Police Union, whose mission is to obtain more money, better benefits, and job protection.


    Given the choice between more money and more officers the unions have historically selected more money.


    Two years ago, former Mayor Carmen Sabatino headed the “NO 0N MEASURE X” campaign and spent $3000.00 to defeat the measure while the Mayor’s supporters spent over $178,000 in a failed attempt to pass the tax.


    Measure X failed because the people got it, they understood that giving seven people on the City Council $26 million a year to spend as they pleased was not a good idea.


    Now he wants only want $14 million and claims it is just for public safety.


    Termed out Councilman Dave Lopez, who has been a cheerleader on the Council and accomplished little else opposes the tax.


    Marsh and Lopez cannot explain what they did with $25 million of federal funds for the neighborhood stabilization program.


    The city received 10% or 2.5 million to administer and supervise the federal money. Then, Mayor Jim Ridenour, claims he didn’t know anything about SCAP and it wasn’t his business how much they paid their executives.


    The newspaper at the time distracted the community with the reports on SCAP, which was really a small part of the larger scandal that forced bee editor Mark Vasche to tell the Bee publisher that he had a conflict and could no longer participate in any meetings to discuss the scandal.


    There are many other examples that lead to the logical conclusion that Marsh should not ask for any more money until he reveals what’s been done with the money they have already been given.

  • 00:27

    Money and More ... Taxes, Taxes, Tax Changes, and more Tax Stuff

    in Entrepreneur

    Wendy Cassera of Taxpectations hosts this show that deals with finances and money for Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, Individuals, and Mostly YOU.  Words like Finances, Money, IRS, Taxes and Financial Statements shouldn't create fear.  These things should be used to strengthen and grow your business and your life.  Besides ... where were you when it stopped being fun?  Let's bring the fun back together.  


    Wendy Cassera is an accountant and tax expert with over 25 years experience.  With a Masters of Science in Accounting degree she uses her extensive knowledge to help those struggling with their finances to find simple, easy to use ways to manage and understand their finances and make more money. 


    This Success Place is about you succeeding.  So ... come to where the fun is ... hear tips about taxes, short cuts to bookkeeping, jokes, quotes, and even some really great guest speakers that can help you with your life, your business, and your Success ... whatever that means to YOU.


    Today Wendy is discussing taxes, taxes, tax changes, and more tax stuff ....


    www.taxpectations.com // wendy@taxpectations.com

  • 00:41

    Eagle Tax Radio - Mid Year Checkup Show - LIVE

    in Finance

    Eagle Tax Radio - Mid Year Checkup Show - LIVE


    It's summer, the best time of year to think about your taxes. You're halfway through the year and at this point you have a good idea of what your earnings may be.


    It's okay if you've been holding out.   There's still plenty of time to take steps that could cut the taxes you'll owe or score a refund.


    Step away from the pool.  Take a break and check out the power moves that are sure to turn your tax planning around.   Then enjoy your summer break knowing you're saving big.


    Brought to you by:  Clarence Bonius, EA

  • 00:30

    Dealing with Tax Audits and Other IRS Issues

    in Business

    On June 10 my guest will be Anil Melwani, President of 212 Tax & Accounting Services.   212 Tax is a full service C.P.A. firm servicing the tax, accounting and consulting needs of individuals and businesses in the tri-state area. Their business clients span across several different industries including hospitality, nightlife, real estate, attorneys, doctors, and dentists.  They are large enough to handle the many accounting and tax issues that can arise at any time throughout the year. Yet they are pleased to always offer the personalized service that clients should expect from their accountant.


    With a passion for helping businesses reach their next level, their goal is to provide financial leadership, guidance and advice that you can really use to help you grow your business and become more successful. 212 Tax actively advises business owners on many issues outside the standard accounting relationship and in many cases serves as an outsourced CFO, handling business accounting services including bookkeeping, payroll and sales tax preparation. Additionally, they help individual clients understand how to proactively plan for the future

  • 01:29

    Meet Peggy Green-Ernst, Director, AFFT, and our discussion all things Fair Tax

    in Politics

    Director of government relations for Americans For Fair Taxation(AFFT) Peggy Green-Ernst joins us in discussing the current movement to completely overhaul the tax system with a total 100% rebuking of the 70,000+ page monstrosity known as the Progressive Income Tax and its enabler, the IRS; replacing it with a tax system that works for ALL Americans the Fair Tax. We will also get her take on PopVox which has allowed grassroots organizations and people get their voices heard.


    With a groundswell of experience Peggy not only talks The Talk, but walks The Walk in getting things done. 


    Show times:  6 pm PT - 7 pm MT - 8 pm CT - 9 pm ET - Every Wednesday


    All shows are live but are recorded for future play.  We invite you to copy and share all programs. 


    Caller Lines:  (619) 393-6478 or toll free (888) 436-1206

  • 00:46

    Thursday night home base business tax call

    in Business

    Home Base Business Tax Help
    The number one service that we provide is tax help for Home Base Business Owners. Owning a Home Base Business is the best Tax Strategy ever. We teach people how to properly
    structure their home base business so that business owners can save thousands of
    dollars. The U. S. Congress has created laws that encourage individuals to be
    entrepreneurs to start and run their own businesses. Home Base Business
    Entrepreneurs have many more potential deductions available to them than the
    everyday taxpayer. Here is a list of some of the categories from the IRS's Schedule C.




    Advertising

    Bad debts from sales/services

    Car and truck expenses

    Commissions and fees

    Cost of goods sold

    Depletion

    Depreciation and section 179 expense
    deduction

    Employee benefit programs

    Expenses for business use of home (form 8829)

    Insurance

    Interest - Mortgage- Credit Cards - other

    Legal and Professional Services

    Office expenses

    Rent or lease of vehicles, machinery and equipment

    Repairs and maintenance

    Supplies

    Taxes and licenses

    Travel, Meals and Entertainment

    Wages paid to employees

    and many more that a qualified tax pro can help you find!

     

  • 01:33

    Learn To Be A Fair Tax Ninja With Paul Hannosh

    in Politics

    YES! Be a Fair Tax Ninja! Learn how to inflict political pain with our special guest, Paul Hannosh (rhymes with Spanish) on Wednesday, April 1. Paul has learned to make politicians pay for their lies and deceit, and his methods make the Samurai look like the nice guys. When we’re finished with them, politicians will want to commit seppuku.


    Fair Tax Time is brought to you commercial free each Wednesday evening, 6PM PT, 9PM ET, courtesy of our host, John Wesley Nobles. You may listen on your computer or on your phone. Dial (619) 393-6478 or, if you’re charged for long distance, use our toll-free line: (888) 436-1206. Just follow instructions when the nice British lady answers.


    Show info: Fair Tax Time Radio, Fair Tax Nation, HR25 Fair Tax Review

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