taxes

Local businesses brace for impact of tariffs

MEDFORD, Ore. — As President Trump’s threat for tariffs on products from Mexico inch closer, local businesses are bracing for impact. The taxes on imported products are set to begin Monday, and businesses like Sherm’s Markets are gearing up. “Prices are gonna …

Free tax service for those who qualify

Medford, Ore.- United Way is partnering with the Teresa McCormick Center to help those who qualify file their taxes for free. The company is inviting anyone making $55,000 a year or less to schedule an appointment with one of its IRS certified …

Republicans roll out tax plan

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – House Republicans introduced their highly anticipated tax reform plan Thursday, with claims it will benefit middle class earners and help job-creating businesses compete globally. Speaker Paul Ryan claimed the bill would benefit the approximately half of Americans …

Taxes by Thanksgiving

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBCNC) – Congress is back this week with a Thanksgiving deadline to overhaul how America pays taxes – something that hasn’t been done in over 30 years. “The goal here is to get middle-class taxes down, to get — to …

Oregon taxpayers to receive “kicker” credit

SALEM, Ore. – Oregon State officials say taxpayers will see some extra money returning to their pockets after a $463 million tax surplus was confirmed by the Office of Economic Analysis (OEA) earlier this month. The 2016 tax surplus credit, or “kicker,” …

Oregon taxpayers could receive “kicker”

Salem, Ore. – Oregon tax payers may have a chance to see some extra cash if the state’s “kicker” is triggered later this year. Economists said $400 million in personal taxes could be returned if a new revenue forecast holds true, according …