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Will Hollywood South Rise Again?
Ever since the original Tarzan Of The Apes was filmed in Morgan City in 1917, Louisiana has been a favorite location for movie and television directors.  With its diverse scenery from swamps to antebellum houses to public and private college campuses and urban environments, our state can s…
2015 Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday Is This Weekend
According to the Louisiana Department of Revenue, the 2015 Louisiana Second Amendment Weekend Sales Tax Holiday will take place this Friday, September 4 through Sunday, September 6. During that time, guns, ammunition and other hunting supplies will be exempt from state and local sales taxes.
Tax Day Freebies and Deals
April 15...one of the most dreaded days of the year. But lucky for us, our friends at Huffington Post have come up with a list of freebies and deals across the country that will help to dull the pain on one of the most unbearable days of the year!
Tax Tip: Extensions and Payment Options
With the income tax season winding down, the IRS wants to remind taxpayers how to request some extra time to file their return and the options they have to pay their tax bill.
If you need more time to file your return, you can get an automatic six-month extension of time to file from the IRS. You mu…
Less People are Spending Their Tax Returns on Vacations
Getting extra cash from Uncle Sam should mean you get to do something extra special right? Maybe even go on a vacation. Sadly only 10% of American's are planning to use their federal or state tax refunds to pay for a vacation. That's down from 20% just last year.
United Nations Supports Junk Food Tax
The United Nations in the past has been mostly concerned with the distribution of food to where there is starvation and famine. Now, the UN is supporting a junk food tax that could effect those countries where food is in abundance.
Countdown To April 18th, Tax Day
Remember when your mother scolded you for running up the stairs two steps at a time? “Slow down,” she would say. “You’re going to trip and hurt yourself.” Taking it step by step will get you there almost as quickly with much les…