IBM Watson Brings AI to H&R Block Tax Preparation

IBM announced a partnership with H&R block to use their artificial intelligent platform IBM Watson to radically improve tax preparation. “Introducing the biggest advancement in tax preparation technology,” exclaimed IBM in an announcement video. “Say hello to the partnership between…

The Definitive Business Argument for Sustainable Technology

Commissioned News Story For decades, individuals have been lectured to pick up trash, to turn off unused lights, to brush their teeth without running the faucet, and in recent years, the green movement has finally taken hold. In 8 out…

Puerto Rico Is An Ideal Business Destination

This is a sponsored post written by WebProNews on behalf of Puerto Rico for IZEA. Puerto Rico is the perfect location to do business, and now is definitely the time to do it! Puerto Rico’s fiscal incentives package, lifestyle and…

Microsoft Releases Bing Ads Tax eBook For Agencies

Microsoft announced that it has put together a new eBook for tax season aimed at giving agencies tips and insights to help their tax-related clients’ improve their search campaigns. According to the company, electronic filing has increased 30% since 2009…

Toby Keith’s Bar Owes $250,000 In Back Taxes

The tax debt of Toby Keith’s I Love this Bar & Grill at Destiny USA has continued to grow, now totaling over $250,000. Earlier this month, New York filed a new tax warrant against the restaurant for $107,000, related to…

Report: People Buy Less From Amazon In Online Tax States

Researchers from Ohio State have published a paper on the “Amazon Tax,” saying that “only Amazon.com has been affected”. A bunch of states have implemented laws that that demand sales tax on online purchases. Items sold by Amazon and shipped…

‘House Of Cards’ Season 3 In No Danger From Maryland Tax Situation, Says Netflix

Earlier this year, reports came out that the production of House of Card: Season 3 was being held up as two bills in Maryland would affect tax breaks, which have been a key in the show being produced in the…

Federal Taxes Too High, Say Americans

With the deadline to file 2013 taxes approaching fast, more Americans are now coming face-to-face with just how much they own Uncle Sam. As the U.S. has always had an interesting relationship to taxes, it isn’t surprising that most Americans…

Gisele Audited by IRS After Listed as Forbes’ Highest-Paid Model

Brazilian supermodel, Gisele Bundchen, was recently reviewed by the IRS after making “The World’s Highest-Paid Models of 2013” list on Forbes. According to Forbes, the 33-year-old earned $42 million last year and “replaced Beyoncé as the face of H&M, reportedly beat out…

Walmart’s Hidden Employee Food Stamp Subsidy

A few days ago, Val Powell brought you some information about how Walmart is showing its business’ dependence on food stamps. In the filing of a form 10-K with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Walmart noted that its bottom line…