• Student Loan Forgiveness Application
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    Student Loan Forgiveness Application Now Open

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Andrii Dodonov As we discussed previously, on August 24, 2022, President Joe Biden announced a sweeping package of federal student [...]

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    Budget Surpluses: How Will Lawmakers Spend Extra Funds?

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Sergey Demchenko Many states are ending the 2022 fiscal year with a budget surplus, resulting in significant legislative [...]

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    Lawmakers Looking at Film Production Tax Credits

    Photo credit: iStock.com/gorodenkoff Since the 1990s, states have offered incentives to lure production companies from other states into their own. [...]

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    Legislating Baseball: Commemorations, Tax Incentives, Safety Standards & More

    Photo credit: iStock.com/33ft Summer is coming to an end, but the baseball season is still in full swing. While most [...]

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    Sales Tax Suspensions and Exemptions

    Photo credit: iStock.com/pcess609 Sales taxes are responsible for funding a sizeable portion of the majority of states' budgets. States implement [...]

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    Inflation Reduction Act Tax Credits and Rebates: Do You Qualify?

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Darren415 On August 16, 2022, President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act (H.R. 5376) into law after the [...]

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    Regulating Payday Loans: What Changes are on the Horizon?

    Photo credit: iStock.com/relif Payday loans, also known as cash advance loans or check advance loans, are a form of short-term [...]

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    Trending: Legislation Requiring Personal Financial Literacy Education

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Doucefleur A growing trend amongst state legislatures is passing legislation requiring personal financial literacy education in high school. [...]

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    States Consider Action on Crypto Mining

    Photo credit: iStock.com/artiemedvedev This year has seen many states look at the possibility of regulating cryptocurrency amid its growing use [...]

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    Which States Are Sending Relief Checks to Residents?

    Photo credit: iStock.com/Nerthuz The U.S. annual inflation rate increased to 8.5% for the 12 months ending with March of 2022, the [...]