Congressional Democrats are arguing that the approximately 4 million uninsured – who now owe tax penalties – should get a second chance to sign up for Obamacare. For 2014, the fine for remaining uninsured was $95 or 1 percent of household income, due with 2014 returns, but the fine goes up for 2015 and 2016.
A man collects lotus flowers to sell while floating on a tire tube at a pond in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Feb. 23.
Intuit has halted the transmission of all state e-filing tax returns through its TurboTax software on worries of rampant fraud. Intuit said that the company and some states have noticed an increase in 'suspicious filings' with TurboTax and attempts by to use stolen information to file fake state tax returns