Moving toward a non-traditional work force September 03, 2008 11:47 AM
CEOs and their recruiters may be more comfortable hiring workers on a traditional 9-to-5, 40-hour week schedule. But the trend toward hiring a “contingent work force” is increasingly becoming more popular — and vital. Comments (11)
Congress and IRS increasing scrutiny of off-shore bank accounts August 04, 2008 11:21 AM
In early July, a federal court in Miami authorized the IRS to issue a “John Doe Summons” to the Swiss bank UBS. Despite Swiss laws protecting the confidentiality of people who bank in Switzerland, the IRS asked UBS to identify American citizens with UBS accounts who did not complete forms necessary to report their income to the IRS.