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A jar of biodiesel fuel sits on display during the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association meeting in Altoona, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
A jar of biodiesel fuel sits on display during the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association meeting in Altoona, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
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Obama veto threat shelves bill extending business tax breaks

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A White House veto threat appears to have put on ice a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of tax breaks for businesses and individuals. Officials say that the plan, brewing behind closed doors on Capitol Hill, favored corporations over the working class.

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Powerball Jackpot Reaches A Record $550 Million
Powerball jackpot reaches a record $550 Million in 2012 (Scott Olson, Getty Images)
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NJ senator defends lottery tax bill

Two New Jersey lawmakers are under fire for sponsoring legislation that would create a new tax on lottery winnings.  

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Report: Cell phone bills weighed down by taxes, fees

Ever take a good, in-depth look at your monthly cell phone bill? If the answer is no, keep it that way and save yourself the frustration.

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High taxes affecting NJ’s business climate, says expert

For years, lawmakers have been discussing and working on improving the business climate in New Jersey, but has it really made much of a difference?

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NJ E-Cigarette Tax Hike Bill Advances [AUDIO]

A 75 percent tax would be imposed on electronic cigarettes under a new bill approved Monday by the state Senate Health Committee, but that's only the tip of the iceberg.

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NJ Gets Another Horrible Tax Rating [AUDIO]

California and Minnesota are the only two states with tax systems worse than New Jersey's, in the national Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council's "Business Tax Index 2014: Best to Worst State Tax Systems for Entrepreneurship and Small Business."

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Poll: NJ Not Sold on Town Consolidation [POLL/AUDIO]

Many experts insist that local governments would run more smoothly and property taxes would be reduced if some neighboring towns merged into one. New Jersey residents are not convinced of either claim, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll.

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Bill Would Repeal NJ Realty Transfer Fees

State Sen. Diane Allen plans to introduce legislation to repeal New Jersey's realty transfer fees on primary residences.

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Governor Christie listens to a question regarding realty transfer fees at at town hall in Somerset. (Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)
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Christie Attacks Realty Transfer Fee [AUDIO]

Gov. Chris Christie indicated at a town hall that he'd be willing to scrap New Jersey's realty transfer fee, which reportedly produces hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenue for the state each year.

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Most New Jerseyans Say Taxes Too High [AUDIO]

When it comes to state taxes, New Jersey residents are among the most likely to complain that they are too high, a Gallup Poll shows.

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