City property valuations soar

Property owners in Martinsville are learning this week that their values ​​have increased dramatically since the last reassessment, but that doesn’t necessarily mean taxes will increase by the same amount. Reassessment notices were mailed Monday, and residents are finding that the median home value in Martinsville has risen 31.42% over the past two years. “It …

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Meet Robert Hur, the former Trump-era prosecutor who is special counsel in the Biden documents investigation

House Daily News Meet Robert Hur, the former Trump-era prosecutor… Civil Procedure Meet Robert Hur, the former Trump-era prosecutor who is special counsel in the Biden documents investigation By Debra Cassens Weiss January 12, 2023 at 2:01 p.m. CST Attorney Robert Hur in Baltimore in November 2019. United States Attorney General Merrick Garland appointed Hur …

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Property Leasing: The Importance of Registering Your Collateral

With the number of businesses expected to fail in 2023 nearly doubling the numbers of previous years, the importance of protecting your security interests in leased property has never been greater. If leasing property is a regular part of your business, the requirements of the Personal Property Securities Act of 2009 (Cth) (the Law) should …

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Independent Review of Australian Carbon Credit Units Released

The panel appointed by the Australian government to review the integrity of Australia’s Carbon Credit Unit Scheme under the Emissions Reduction Fund has delivered its report. The panel rejected claims about the integrity of the ACCUs, concluding that the scheme’s framework is “essentially sound”, but included 16 recommendations for significant changes, including around governance and …

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Chubb review finds Australia’s carbon crediting framework is sound

On 9 January 2023, the final report of the independent review into the integrity of Australian Carbon Credit Units (ACCUs) and Australia’s carbon crediting framework (Review) (Report), was released. The Review commenced in July 2022 and was undertaken by an independent panel appointed by the Federal Government (Panel), which was led by former Chief Scientist …

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R&D Considerations in the Time of Non-Deductibility

Reflexes Specific research and development (R&D) and experimental expenses are no longer deductible as of tax year 2022 following revisions to Section 174 of the Internal Revenue Code as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. In preparation for the change from expense deductibility to amortization, the IRS has provided procedures that address how …

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