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Plumbing Problem Shows Powers and Limits of 3 Tax Programs

But when complexities arise, you can still find yourself fretting over Internal Revenue Service rules, as I did with the broken-pipe home-office deduction. The programs are like a global positioning system app on a smartphone — helpful but not perfect. Most of the time, the tax programs send you in …

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Trump-Russia: Ex-campaign aide Rick Gates pleads guilty

Image copyright EPA Image caption Rick Gates arrived at the Washington DC courthouse on Friday afternoon US President Donald Trump’s former deputy campaign manager has pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy and lying to investigators. The plea deal indicates Rick Gates may co-operate with special counsel Robert Mueller’s inquiry into …

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Donald Tusk: UK Brexit plans ‘pure illusion’

Image copyright AFP/Getty The UK’s approach to the next stage of Brexit negotiations seems to be based on “pure illusion”, Donald Tusk says. The European Council president told a news conference in Brussels he rejected any notion of the UK “cherry picking” its future relationship with the EU. Mr Tusk …

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