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Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 at 05:57 AM EDT

5 Things to Know About Tax Day: Refunds Are Up, Audits Down

5 Things to Know About Tax Day: Refunds Are Up, Audits Down

Tuesday is Tax Day, that dreaded day when millions of procrastinators rush to fulfill their civic duty by filing state and federal tax returns. Here are five things to know about Tax Day:

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 at 07:40 AM EDT

How to File for an Extension on Tax Day

How to File for an Extension on Tax Day

The tax day deadline is here but don't worry if you're not ready to file your taxes. You may file an extension with the IRS that gives you up to six more months to file your taxes — but you gotta do it...

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 at 12:49 PM EDT

NASA's 1st Live 360-Degree Rocket Launch Feed Hits Snag

NASA's 1st Live 360-Degree Rocket Launch Feed Hits Snag

For the first time, cameras provided live 360-degree video of a rocket heading toward space. But the live feed appeared to skip the actual launch. NASA provided the 360 stream Tuesday as an unmanned Atlas...

Friday, Apr 14, 2017 at 06:16 PM EDT

Drove for Uber? Rented Out Your Home? Here Are Some Tax Tips

Drove for Uber? Rented Out Your Home? Here Are Some Tax Tips

If you're driving for Uber or renting out a room through Airbnb to make some extra cash, don't forget — you likely need to pay taxes on what you earned, even if it's a part-time gig. Unlike full-time jobs,...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 04:26 PM EDT

JC Penney Postponing Store Closures, Liquidation Sales

JC Penney Postponing Store Closures, Liquidation Sales

J.C. Penney announced it has postponed the liquidation sales and closure dates for the 138 stores it plans to shutter this year after seeing an increase in sales, the company told CNBC exclusively. "Ever since...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 04:31 PM EDT

These Airlines Have the Worst Records for Bumping Passengers

These Airlines Have the Worst Records for Bumping Passengers

Despite United Airlines' high-profile blunder in yanking a passenger from a full flight, the odds of getting bumped from your next flight on a U.S. carrier are very small, CNBC reported. But a lot depends on...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 12:42 PM EDT

Good News, Procrastinators: Tax Deadline Pushed to Tuesday

Good News, Procrastinators: Tax Deadline Pushed to Tuesday<br /><br />

The usual April 15 deadline to file for IRS tax forms falls on Saturday this year. That would normally push the deadline to Monday. However, Monday is a holiday in the District of Columbia, so by law, the filing...

Thursday, Apr 13, 2017 at 06:58 AM EDT

Social Media Turns Consumers Into Whistleblowers: Analysis

Social Media Turns Consumers Into Whistleblowers: Analysis

Look out, Corporate America. Customers armed with smartphones and video cameras are watching when you screw up. The viral video of a ticketed passenger dragged forcefully off a United flight is only the latest...

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017 at 06:56 PM EDT

Airlines Pushing Back on Talk of Banning Overbooking Flights

Airlines Pushing Back on Talk of Banning Overbooking Flights

With the federal government and a Senate committee looking into the dragging of a man off a United Express flight, the airline industry is beginning to speak up against any effort to bar them from overselling...

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017 at 03:42 PM EDT

Forbes' Five Most Valuable Baseball Teams

Forbes' Five Most Valuable Baseball Teams

Forbes released their 2017 list of most valuable MLB teams. Find out if your team is near the top.  

 

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