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Below please find daily updates pertaining to the latest in financial, business, and tax news:

Pittsburgh Business Times

Richard King Mellon Foundation's $250,000 grant funds digital pilot project at local elementary school

Sat, Jul 24, 2021

Penn Hills Charter School of Entrepreneurship working with Philly nonprofit and Duquesne University students. ...

Heinz Endowments accepting applications for Creative Development Awards

Sat, Jul 24, 2021

The Heinz Endowments has announced its Creative Development Awards grantmaking program to focus on regional artists. It is accepting applications through Sept. 22 for two types of awards. These are: Creative development grants: Professional artists in any discipline/media and at any career stage may apply directly for grants up to $20,000 to further artistic and career goals.  Residencies at ...

Mingo Creek Craft Distillers LLC plans to build new facility near The Meadows Racetrack & Casino

Sat, Jul 24, 2021

Mingo Creek Craft Distillers has raised $2 million, according to a regulatory filing. ...

Personalities of Pittsburgh: Kanak Iyer is building bridges to Asia

Sat, Jul 24, 2021

Kanak Iyer founded the Asian American Chamber of Commerce, Pittsburgh, and hopes to see the city become a gateway to Asia in the next two decades. ...

New president at Piatt Sotheby's International Realty

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Chris Dickson, who joined the brokerage two years ago, has been promoted to a new role. ...

CMU appoints new VP for communications, marketing

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Former Stony Brook University and Ketchum exec starts new post in August. ...

Young's Viewpoint: We should be social inclusion leaders

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Pittsburgh is leading by many benchmarks. We need to add social inclusion to that list. ...

Zeff's Viewpoint: Looking for ways to learn Pittsburgh’s story

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Joe Zeff is looking for ways to learn - and change - Pittsburgh's story. ...

F.N.B.'s expansion in Charlotte continues with 29-story uptown tower, planned retail branches

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

The 29-story, 420,000-square-foot F.N.B. Tower officially opened this week at 401 S. Graham St. in uptown Charlotte. ...

See you in September, these Pittsburgh law firms continue to say

Fri, Jul 23, 2021

But other large local firms aren't disclosing return plans. ...

US Tax News

Tax-News.com: US IRS Flags Deadline For Q2 Estimated Tax Payments

Wed, Jun 09, 2021

The US Internal Revenue Service has issued a reminder to taxpayers who pay estimated taxes that they have until June 15 to pay their estimated tax payment for the second quarter of tax year 2021 without incurring a penalty....

Tax-News.com: Countries Discuss Post-Pandemic Tax Agenda At UN Council Meeting

Wed, May 12, 2021

Experts speaking at the UN's Economic and Social Council's annual Special Meeting on International Cooperation in Tax Matters concluded that the international community must do more to tackle tax base erosion and profit shifting and offshore tax evasion....

Tax-News.com: US IRS Reminds Of FBAR Filing Obligation

Thu, Apr 15, 2021

The Internal Revenue Service is reminding US citizens, resident aliens, and any domestic legal entity that the deadline to file their annual Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR) is still April 15, 2021....

Tax-News.com: US Tax Season Begins

Mon, Feb 22, 2021

The Internal Revenue Service launched tax season for individuals on February 15, 2021, highlighting the various supports available for taxpayers when preparing their returns. ...

Tax-News.com: Digital VAT Regimes Vital To Buoy Countries' Tax Takes: Report

Thu, Dec 10, 2020

The OECD has released its annual Consumption Tax Trends report, which highlights that with VAT rates at an all-time high, governments should ensure they have effective VAT frameworks in place to tax e-commerce. ...

Tax-News.com: BVI Rules Out New Taxes In 2021 Budget

Tue, Nov 17, 2020

The Government of the British Virgin Islands has announced that it will seek to boost tax collections by modernizing tax administration, not by imposing new taxes. ...

Tax-News.com: Cayman Tables Law For Digital Asset Business Regime

Tue, Nov 17, 2020

The Government of the Cayman Islands has published legislation in its Official Gazette to introduce a regulatory regime for virtual asset service providers (VASPs). ...

Tax-News.com: France To Collect Its Digital Services Tax This Year

Tue, Oct 20, 2020

French Minister of Finance Bruno Le Maire has reportedly said that France intends to collect the country's digital services tax in December 2020. ...

Tax-News.com: OECD Indicates New Focus On Virtual Currency Tax Issues

Tue, Oct 20, 2020

The OECD has released a new report on countries' tax rules for virtual currencies, alongside an announcement that the Common Reporting Standard will be expanded next year to newly cover virtual currency assets. ...

Tax-News.com: Cyprus, US To Begin Exchanging CbC Reports

Tue, Sep 22, 2020

Cyprus has announced that a deal for the exchange of country-by-country reports between the territory and the US is expected to become effective and cover reporting years starting on or after January 1, 2020....