Independent voices from the TWT Communities
While American companies expect to pay taxes to Uncle Sam and the states where they operate, they weren't exactly ready to face levies from states where they aren't physically located.
A team of American scientists and researchers flew to the Mount Everest region on Friday to set up a laboratory at the base of the world's highest mountain to study the effects of high altitude on humans.
Rookie middle linebacker Greg Jones has come a long way in a short time with the New York Giants.
Alexandria businesses would pay commercial property taxes for the first time if a 2012 budget before the City Council is approved next month.
"While no taxation without representation is a catchy slogan, the Supreme Court has long upheld the right of states to impose taxes on nonresidents doing business in a state," Bruce Johnson, Utah's state tax commissioner, told lawmakers a couple of years ago when Congress first started delving into the issue.
Johnson said that the team's laboratory at the Mayo Clinic focuses on lung congestion during heart failure and that lung congestion often kills mountain climbers.