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Here's what to do if you can't pay that surprise tax bill by April 15

Here's what to do if you can't pay that surprise tax bill by April 15

Finance
For some taxpayers who face an unexpected tax bill, another hit could come with it: no way to pay what's owed by the April 15 due date. With returns being prepared for the first time under new tax law, some people are getting caught flat-footed by owing money to Uncle Sam after past refunds or owing more than anticipated — despite lower marginal income tax rates across the board. The reasons for the surprise bills vary, although one contributing culprit is the reduced payroll withholding rates applied in 2018. In simple terms, this means the amount withheld from worker paychecks wasn't enough to cover their tax liabilit...
Dua Lipa makes surprise appearance to unveil waxwork

Dua Lipa makes surprise appearance to unveil waxwork

Entertainment
By Emily Mee, news reporter Pop star Dua Lipa has posed with a waxwork of herself at Madame Tussauds, in a surprise appearance ahead of the Brit Awards on Wednesday.The 23-year-old described the experience as "surreal" after unveiling the figure in front of fans in London on Friday night. The display has been dubbed the Glow Room and features the outfit Lipa wore for her Glastonbury 2017 performance.The One Kiss singer is nominated for four Brit Awards at this year's event, leading the nominations for the second time running. Image: The pop star greeted fans at Madame Tussauds. Pic: INHOUSE Images She also picked up two Grammys at last Sunday's ceremony in Los Angeles for Best New Artist and Best Dan...

Stocks Bounce Back from Retail Sales Surprise

Finance
[unable to retrieve full-text content]The market responded to real economic data on Thursday instead of good vibes from trade negotiations thousands of miles away Unfortunately that data was weaker than expected retail sales which led to a sharp morning selloff But the major indices calmed down and ended the session well off Latest Articles in
If you failed to withhold enough tax in 2018, the IRS has a nasty surprise for you

If you failed to withhold enough tax in 2018, the IRS has a nasty surprise for you

Finance
We're only in the second week of tax season — and some filers are already in for a nasty surprise from the IRS. This spring marks the first time taxpayers are submitting returns under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which went into effect in last year. Though the 2018 filing season only started on Jan. 28, some early filers are discovering that they either owe the IRS or they'll be getting a smaller-than-expected refund from the taxman. They took to Twitter to air their grievances. Tweet ...
FA Cup round-up: Gillingham shock Cardiff and Bristol City surprise Huddersfield

FA Cup round-up: Gillingham shock Cardiff and Bristol City surprise Huddersfield

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device League One side Gillingham produced the biggest shock in Saturday's FA Cup third round as they beat Premier League Cardiff City, while Championship Bristol City knocked out the top flight's bottom club Huddersfield Town.Holders Chelsea, record 13-time winners Arsenal and Manchester United were among the sides to make it through to Monday's fourth-round draw.Two Championship teams suffered defeats at the hands of opponents from lower divisions, with Norwich beaten 1-0 at home by Andre Green's late goal for Portsmouth and Accrington overcoming...