Tax Day: What Are the Feds Doing with Your Money?

April 17, 2018 1:18 pm
Individuals in the U.S. pay about five times more in taxes than corporations. (National Priorities Project)

Whether you owe the IRS or it owes you, Tax Day is an annual reminder of how much money Americans give the federal government each year.

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Report: Minimum Wage Boost Could Reduce Poverty

April 16, 2018 3:07 pm
The state minimum wage in New Mexico is $7.50 per hour, but Santa Fe's minimum hourly wage is $11.40. (epi.org)

A new report calls for raising the federal minimum wage nationwide from $7.25 an hour to $15 an hour to reduce poverty and promote pay equity. The state minimum wage in New Mexico, $7.50 an hour, is slightly higher than the national wage. Since the current federal minimum wage went […]

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