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PC Sales Slowing in 4th Qtr The November 3, 2003 issue of investor's Business Daily reports a significant decline in anticipated PC purchases for the 4th quarter. This estimate is for both consumer and business spending. There may be an attempt to bolster the technology sector,...

U.S. Economy Growing Fast During the third quarter the economy expanded at an annual rate of 7.2%, more than twice the rate in the previous three months and far ahead of what most observers had expected. My clients have not seemed to experience this trend, although...

IRS To Focus on "Tax Cheats" Surprisingly, only 12% of Americans think it is okay to cheat on taxes. Compared to Italy and most countries, this low figure would be considered a huge governmental success. Nevertheless, the Commissioner of Internal Revenue wants to increase tax law...

Application Fee for Offers in Compromise Beginning November 1, 2003, the IRS will charge a $150 application fee for the processing of offers in compromise. The IRS expects that this fee will "help offset the cost of providing this service, as well as reduce frivolous claims." In other...

Federal Reserve Board may lower Funds Rate to 0% One Governor of the Fed indicated that if inflation continues to hover under 1%, the Fed might have to reduce interest rates. The current 1% rate could be lowered to 0%. See the full Article: Fed Rate...

BigBrother comes to Walmart Wal-Mart will put Radio Frequency I.D. sensors on shelves stocked with RFID-tagged Gillette products, but they'd rather you didn't know about it, because, you might not like it, and then you might make noise and then they'd have a big PR mess...

BigBrother comes to Walmart Wal-Mart will put Radio Frequency I.D. sensors on shelves stocked with RFID-tagged Gillette products, but they'd rather you didn't know about it, because, you might not like it, and then you might make noise and then they'd have a big PR mess...

Jobless Rate 6.4% The jobless rate hit 6.4 per cent - a much worse reading than the 6.2 per cent projected by private economists. It was up 0.3 of a percentage point from May's 6.1 per cent, to a level not reached since April 1994, according...

States Add Nuisance Taxes The cash strapped states are refusing to lower expenditures. Instead, the states are raising "user fees" such as filing deeds, matters in court, transferring property and obtaining building permits. So-called "sin taxes" such as cigarettes and alcohol are also facing huge...

EU Robs Consumers by adding VAT TAX to Internet Sales Starting July 1, 2003, the European Union will require non-E.U. firms selling digital products into the E.U. via the Internet to collect Value Added Tax (VAT) on behalf of E.U. member countries. The purpose of...