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Free on-campus tax assistance ends Thursday

Free on-campus tax assistance ends Thursday

Lucy Guanuna

April 2, 2013

Student volunteers had the opportunity to help the campus community prepare their taxes with an income of less than $58,000 for free as part of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program. The VITA Program on campus is a service provided by the IRS with IRS certified volunteers who offer basic income tax ret...

Assemblyman introduces bill to eliminate state sales tax on textbooks

Assemblyman introduces bill to eliminate state sales tax on textbooks

Jason Gallaher

March 24, 2013

A bill has been introduced to the California State Assembly to help counterbalance the rising cost of college tuition by making the purchase of textbooks exempt from state sales tax. AB 479, the Textbook Tax Relief Act, was introduced Feb. 19 by Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (R-Twin Peaks), who said a majo...

Olympic medalists should not pay taxes on reward income

Andrew Clark

August 27, 2012

What do volleyball legends Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh-Jennings, tennis duo Bob and Mike Bryan, and soccer star Alex Morgan have in common? All won gold at the London Olympics and are Southern California natives. Nearly 25 pecent of American Olympians reside in the Golden State, according...

Tax help for those who qualify

Anna Osipova

March 1, 2010

The Wayne and Roberta Colmer Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at CSUN is helping those who meet requirements with their income tax forms. The VITA program, which will run until April 1, is available to those whose maximum gross income does not exceed $50,000, said Donna Watkins, a certified...

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