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THIS WEEK'S RESOURCES
  1. "Greenspan Calls for Simpler Tax Code
  2. Are You or Your Clients Eligible For These Tax Credits?
  3. CEO Skill, Excessive Pay: A Breakdown in Corporate Governance?
  4. IRS Announces the 2005 Dirty Dozen Tax Scams
  5. Credit Report Offers...Are They Really Free? Consumer Alert
  6. Tax Preparation Companies Competing for Business
  7. IRS Issues Proposed Rules for Roth Contributions to 401(k) Plans
  8. Creating a "Stress Free" Tax Season
  9. CEOs, Partners Face Tough Choices in Deciding When to Step Down
  10. Study: Reducing Marginal Tax Rates Increases Entrepreneurship

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THIS WEEKS RESOURCES
  1. Greenspan Calls for Simpler Tax Code

Calling the existing U.S. tax code overly complex with an "overlapping web of deductions and exemptions," Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan suggested a consumption tax could spur more personal savings and economic growth.

  1. Are You or Your Clients Eligible For These Tax Credits?

Taxpayers should consider claiming tax credits for which they might be eligible when completing their federal income tax returns, advises the IRS.

  1. CEO Skill, Excessive Pay: A Breakdown in Corporate Governance?

What do Disney, AT&T, Exxon, and Verizon have in common? Based on economic performance and what they paid their CEOs from 1991 to 2002, a new academic study argues that all these firms were headed by CEOs who were paid too much.

  1. IRS Announces the 2005 Dirty Dozen Tax Scams

The Internal Revenue Service last week unveiled its annual listing of notorious tax scams, the "Dirty Dozen," reminding taxpayers to be wary of schemes that promise to eliminate taxes or otherwise sound too good to be true.

  1. Credit Report Offers...Are They Really Free? Consumer Alert

Free credit report offers seem to flood the Internet these days. Most companies claiming to give you a free credit report are really looking to sell you something in the long run, such as a credit monitoring service or identity-fraud protection.

MORE RESOURCES...

  1. Tax Preparation Companies Competing for Business
  2. IRS Issues Proposed Rules for Roth Contributions to 401(k) Plans
  3. Creating a "Stress Free" Tax Season
  4. CEOs, Partners Face Tough Choices in Deciding When to Step Down
  5. Study: Reducing Marginal Tax Rates Increases Entrepreneurship

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  1. E&Y Named Outstanding Training Organization for 4th Straight Year
  2. Deloitte & Touche USA LLP Hosts "School to Work Day"
  3. Study: Reducing Marginal Tax Rates Increases Entrepreneurship
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  1. Greenspan Calls for Simpler Tax Code
  2. "Dual-Rate Income Tax" System is a Good Tax Code Fix
  3. Companies Pushing For Lower Audit Fees for 2005
  4. PwC, Partners Hit with Class-Action Pension Suit
  5. Wealthy Taxpayers Feeling the Pressure from IRS

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