IRS hit Americans with $7B in tax penalties last year

The report said the Internal Revenue Service assessed $7 billion in penalties last year, nearly four times the $1.8 billion it assessed in 2022 after the Biden administration boosted the agency’s staffing. The bulk of the penalties will be assessed to people who underpaid quarterly estimated income taxes, including business owners, gig workers, investors and […]

Penalties for Hunter Biden’s Alleged Gun Crimes Include Jail Time

Hunter Biden’s trial on three gun charges begins Tuesday, and penalties for some of the charges include prison time and heavy fines. NBC News I got it. “Two of the charges charge that Hunter Biden filled out paperwork stating he was not using illegal drugs when he purchased a Colt Cobra revolver in October 2018,” […]

New Louisiana Bill To Treat Abortion Pills As Controlled Substance, Imposes Strict Penalties

Louisiana lawmakers introduced a bill Tuesday that would reclassify abortion pills as controlled substances, NBC News reported. Louisiana lawmakers passed a bill that would classify mifepristone and misoprostol, drugs commonly used in medical abortions, as Schedule IV controlled dangerous substances. according to Go to NBC News. The decision is in line with Louisiana’s tough stance […]

Alabama lawmakers pass bill increasing penalties for making a false police report

A bill that would increase penalties for falsely reporting a crime to law enforcement is heading to Alabama Governor Kay Ivey’s desk. Yellowhammer state lawmakers passed the bill Wednesday in the Senate by a 32-0 vote. After Carly Russell faked a kidnapping on Interstate 459 in Hoover last summer, the case drew national attention, with […]

Foreign students could face harsher penalties than suspension for anti-Israel rioting: DHS

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced Wednesday that foreign students will be deported if their courses are suspended while on a student visa, similar to the anti-Israel protests that have engulfed Columbia University and other American universities. acknowledged that they may face Anti-Israel protests, including anti-Semitic remarks and threats against Jewish students, have occurred […]

Six first-period penalties disrupt rhythm of Rangers-Capitals Game 1

For the first 20 minutes of Sunday’s first game between the Rangers and the Capitals at the Garden, officials were blowing surprisingly happy whistles. The game went to eight innings, with six penalties called in the first period and the Rangers winning 4-1. However, the way this match was managed made it difficult to get […]