IRS Wants Higher Fees For Payment Plans

As if you weren’t already paying enough to the US government in your federal taxes, the Internal Revenue Service now wants to hike the fees associated with paying those tax bills over time rather than all at once.  Last week, the agency announced plans to begin offering additional tax installment plans at a bit of…

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Why Debit Card Fees are Higher Than Ever

In 2010, franchisees won a long, hard-fought battle against the finance industry, as Congress passed a bill which would regulate the exorbitant debit card fees that were being set by credit card companies and banks.Today, it appears that the battle has just begun. Some unintended consequences began to take shape in late June 2011, when…

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