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Image : Asian-American voters, once Republican, are turning Democrat

Asian-American voters, once Republican, are turning Democrat

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 31,2016

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — At a shopping plaza in the Washington suburbs, the flag of the long-defunct South Vietnam flies beside the Stars and Stripes. Former refugees who congregate there hold fast to their roots, but their political allegiances are

Image : Islamic State group claims Ohio State University rampage

Islamic State group claims Ohio State University rampage

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 29,2016

Islamic State group claims Ohio State University rampage The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a car and knife rampage at a US college on Monday that left 11 people injured. The attack at Ohio State University was carried out by

Image : Gorgeous landscapes reveal idyllic tranquillity in Central Highlands

Gorgeous landscapes reveal idyllic tranquillity in Central Highlands

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 03,2016

Here are some great images taken by amateur photographer Manh Hung of the quiet foggy rivers, peaceful rice fields, and other landscapes of the Central Highlands region.

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Facebook retailers in Hanoi told to pay tax

access_timeJun 21,2017 chat_bubble_outline13

En nexpress - Tax collectors have reached out to more than 13,400 businesses, following a similar move by their peers in Ho Chi Minh City....

Proposal to make alcohol firms pay health tax

access_timeMay 20,2017 chat_bubble_outline40

Baomoi - It has been proposed that companies which produce and import alcohol and beer products should pay VND360 billion (USD16.36 million) annually for health services....

Tax burden in Vietnam higher than in ASEAN 4

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Vietnamnet - Minister of Planning and Investment tells PM's meeting with businesses of matters considered important in improving Vietnam's business environment....

Tax, customs policies remain roadblocks to Vietnamese enterprises

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Vietnamnet - While acknowledging the Government’s efforts in tax reforms, many enterprises say cumbersome tax and customs procedures are blunting the country’s advantage in low-price labour....

Sen. Orrin Hatch, Trump's tax reform ally on Capitol Hill

access_timeApr 27,2017 chat_bubble_outline38

Yahoo News As Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah emerged from a Senate floor speech April 24, reporters peppered him about tax reform. While he voiced strong support for President Trump, he doubted his proposed 15 percent corporate tax rate would get through...

What's left out of Trump tax plan? The 'D' word

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Yahoo News Mr. Trump’s election campaign included both pitches for tax cuts and pledges to tame federal debt. It’s not yet a detailed plan, but Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin set goals and principles Wednesday that include slashing corporate tax...

Clearer guidance needed for support industry tax incentive policy

access_timeApr 21,2017 chat_bubble_outline38

Vietnamnet - The government has released a series of incentives and policies in recent years to boost Vietnam’s support industry (SI), but improvements are yet to be fully seen....

Experts debate new gas environment tax

access_timeApr 13,2017 chat_bubble_outline36

Vietnamnet - Experts have called on the Ministry of Finance to be considerate and transparent with their plan to spend the environmental protection tax applied on gasoline, which they have just proposed to double....

Tax dept vows to collect tax from sales on Facebook

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Vietnamnet - The HCMC Taxation Department has drawn up a plan to cooperate with agencies to collect tax from sales via social networks....

Vietnam auto industry faces nearing tax abolishment challenge

access_timeApr 11,2017 chat_bubble_outline40

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s auto industry, which has ploddingly developed for the last many years, will face tariff abolishment on products imported from ASEAN nations from January 1 next year....

Environmental tax hike remains a concern

access_timeApr 11,2017 chat_bubble_outline24

Vietnamnet - The Finance Ministry also explained at Monday’s meeting its proposal to increase the environmental protection tax on petroleum consumption from the current VNĐ1,000-4,000 to VNĐ3,000-8,000 per litre....

HCM City to tax social media commerce

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Vietnamnet - The HCM City Taxation Department has announced it will submit a specific plan for tax collection from online businesses to the City People’s Committee in early April and deploy the plan in the same month....

VN imposes anti-dumping steel tax on Chinese and Korean coated steel

access_timeMar 31,2017 chat_bubble_outline32

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Industry and Trade on March 30 officially decided to levy anti-dumping duties on imported coated steel from mainland China (including Hong Kong) and the Republic of Korea (RoK)....

Trump pivots to tax reform after Obamacare shipwreck

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Baomoi - WASHINGTON: After a crushing defeat in the effort to repeal Obamacare, the Trump administration is hoping for smoother sailing on tax reform, expecting this will be less divisive among Republican party factions....

Will GOP's tax reform prove easier than health care?

access_timeMar 27,2017 chat_bubble_outline46

Yahoo News The Republican Party couldn’t repeal and replace Obamacare like it promised. Still smarting from that setback, the GOP is turning to another daunting issue: tax reform....

Why Trump tax revelation leaves many unsatisfied

access_timeMar 15,2017 chat_bubble_outline43

Yahoo News Donald Trump tax documents leaked to the media and broadcast on Rachel Maddow’s MSNBC show add an interesting dollop of knowledge to the public understanding of the president’s opaque business dealings. In particular, they proved that...

What does Trump's 2005 tax return reveal?

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Yahoo News Throughout the campaign and into the White House, President Trump has refused to publicly release his tax returns. In 2005, the documents indicate, Mr. Trump reported an income of $153 million and paid $36.5 million in income taxes. ...

Finance Ministry rejects tax calculation changes

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Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Finance has rejected a petition from traditional taxi companies to introduce tax calculation measures such as Uber and Grab cars, Vietnam News Agency reported....

US government revokes tax-exempt status for Richard Spencer's white nationalist group

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Yahoo News Richard Spencer, a major figure in the so-called alt-right movement and head of the white nationalist National Policy Institute, may be facing trouble from the IRS. An inquiry led by the Los Angeles Times found that IRS records indicated...

New U.S. tax plan seen impacting Vietnam exports

access_timeMar 14,2017 chat_bubble_outline38

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s exports to the United States might be impacted at least in the short term if America implements its border adjustment tax as part of President Donald Trump’s plan to revise tax policy, a macroeconomic report said....

The personnel problem in tax reform

access_timeMar 13,2017 chat_bubble_outline43

Vietnamnet - While the tax sector is endeavouring to reform itself in favour of enterprises and the public, recalcitrant tax officials remain a chokepoint to these efforts, which have yet to yield practical benefits for the business community....

Earning VND2 billion via Facebook, millionaires still can evade tax

access_timeMar 13,2017 chat_bubble_outline49

Vietnamnet - About 50 dollar millionaires in Vietnam earn billions of dong a month via Facebook, according to a Facebook representative. However, the taxation body said it cannot collect taxes from these sellers....

VN firms happy with tax reforms, want further simplification: survey

access_timeMar 08,2017 chat_bubble_outline41

Vietnamnet - Reforms in taxation procedures have elicited increased satisfaction from enterprises over the last two years, but they continue to expect further simplification, a survey by the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry has found....

IRS income tax audits plummet as agency faces budget cuts

access_timeMar 06,2017 chat_bubble_outline43

Yahoo News Americans filing income tax returns this year can worry less about being audited, after the Internal Revenue Service said budget cuts and a reduced staff are to blame for it auditing the fewest number of people in 13 years in 2016. “I...

Tax mismanagement cost the State budget

access_timeMar 04,2017 chat_bubble_outline38

Vietnamnet - The Government Inspectorate of Viet Nam has revealed that mismanagement in tax collection between 2012 and 2014 caused mounting arrears and losses of trillions of dong to the State exchequer....

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