IRS Says Teachers Can Deduct Hand Sanitizer Costs And How Dolly Parton’s Super Bowl Ad flies in the face for millions of gig workers
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Jon Bon Jovi finally puts a price on his NJ mansion: it’s available for $ 20 million
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My sister put our mother in a nursing home, where she died of COVID-19. Should I take legal action against her or the nursing home?
“ This facility has already had several COVID deaths in early spring and had terrible scores with the state throughout the year. ”
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‘A job is no longer enough to survive’: Dolly Parton’s Super Bowl commercial glosses over reality for millions of performing workers, critics say
“ The majority of performing workers are forced to participate in the gig economy not to fund a passionate project, but to keep food on the table, ” said Cherri Murphy, Lyft driver.
PID to teachers: go ahead and write off your mask and hand sanitizer costs
Teachers can deduct up to $ 250 for unreimbursed expenses.
The 2021 Hyundai Elantra vs.2021 Honda Civic – which is better?
The redesigned 2021 Hyundai Elantra takes on the well-established 2021 Honda Civic in the compact car category. Let’s see how they compare.
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