Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Former mayor blew a kiss to alderwoman before impeachment vote in Sparta Sparta — less than one-tenth the size of its neighbor, Ozark — has been rocked by governance issues in recent years. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Gregory J. Holman, [email protected] Published 5:20 p.m. CT April 19, 2018 | Updated 5:20 p.m. CT April 19, 2018 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE After months of debate and a night of hollering, it was time for the impeachment vote. Tuesday, the Sparta board of … [Read more...] about Former mayor blew a kiss to alderwoman before impeachment vote in Sparta
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ST. CHARLES • A legal secretary faces criminal charges of embezzling $6,000 from the St. Charles law firm that employed her, and is accused in a related civil lawsuit of writing bogus checks to herself exceeding $81,000.Lou Ann Sowell, 52, of the first block of Hidden Mill Court in Moscow Mills, has been charged in St. Charles County Circuit Court with five counts of felony forgery and one count of stealing.Charges say Sowell, who worked as lawyer Todd Ryan’s legal secretary and office manager for more than a decade, issued herself six $1,500 bonuses from the firm using business accounting software, and recoded those transactions in the software to avoid paying taxes on the bonuses.Scott Simpson, lawyer for Sowell, said she plans to plead not guilty at her arraignment Monday.“We look forward to asserting her innocence and making the state prove its case, because we think ultimately she’ll be found not guilty,” Simpson said.Sowell was booked at the St. … [Read more...] about Law and order Legal secretary stole more than $80,000 from her St. Charles law firm, court records say
Find support for managing your company's tax preparation so you can focus on growing your business. Yu Liu Published 9:00 am, Wednesday, March 14, 2018 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images These 3 Strategies Will Make Your Tax Preparation So Much Easier This Tax Season 1 / 1 Back to Gallery According to a recent survey from the National Small Business Association, 50 percent of small businesses in the U.S. spend more than 40 hours a year managing their federal taxes. Add in the passing of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in January, and small-business owners may need to rethink their usual approach when it comes to tax preparation. Related: 75 Items You May Be Able to Deduct from Your Taxes Though this tax season might seem especially daunting, … [Read more...] about These 3 Strategies Will Make Your Tax Preparation So Much Easier This Tax Season
Who owns the information in your bank account? Transactions, balance history, every other detail? The answer might seem obvious: You do.“You don’t. You totally don’t,” says Ed Mierzwinski, Consumer Program Director and Senior Fellow for the U.S. Public Interest Research Group.Yes, it’s your money. But the data, from savings balances to your history of car payments, belong to whatever institution holds the account. And just who has the rights to see that data has become a pitched battle, with Washington as a front.There’s a consumer-rights angle, with public-interest advocates and politicians such as Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) weighing in for stronger consumer protections. But as is typical in Washington, the battle is really between two sectors of the financial industry.What they’re arguing over is a vast trove of information on Americans’ cash flows. The average American household has several financial accounts – not just … [Read more...] about Is your bank data yours?