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Healthy grant for NCC, colleges

The U.S. Department of Labor awarded $12 million to Norwalk Community College and six other Connecticut schools.

Quinnipiac poll: McMahon holds slight lead over Murphy

In a Quinnipiac University poll, Linda McMahon held a slim advantage over U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy in the race for the seat of U.S. Sen. Joe Lieberman.

Start the clock

With the primaries complete, Connecticut voters will weigh candidates and the looming fiscal cliff facing the nation.

A rush on the season for giving

Top income earners are scrambling to take advantage of estate and gift tax rates before the Bush-era tax cuts end and the Affordable Care Act income tax increases take effect.

Obama to appear in Stamford, Westport

The president is attending Monday fundraisers in Stamford and Westport.

A difficult tax year behind us – but 2012 could be...

Buckle your seat belt for 2012 – a BlumShapiro partner says the tax debate will be a wild ride.

Obama proposes middle class tax-cut extension

President Obama proposed extending by one year a tax cut on those earning less than $250,000.

“Whatever the politics, today’s decision was a victory.”

Excerpts from President Obama’s remarks following the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act. “The Supreme Court … reaffirmed a fundamental principle that...

Poll: Murphy, McMahon widen leads

Quinnipiac University’s latest poll projected big U.S. Senate primary leads for U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy and Linda McMahon.

Dynasty trusts, death taxes spur activity

For those who went into business to create a corporate dynasty of sorts, they may get no better chance in their lifetime to pass...

Obama v. … Obsitnik?

Steve Obsitnik and Linda McMahon will take their best shot at Obama’s policies – most pointedly on the economy.

From hype to harness

With the SEC still drawing up new fundraising rules, Connecticut capitalists have yet to hitch up to the JOBS Act bandwagon.

Taxmagedd-on with it already

Taxmageddon? It will get taken care of. IRS complexity? Doubtful.

Grace, then grimaces

Republicans got a preview of the best – and worst – of what is in store for the 2012 campaign.

Hello, FTC

As two Fairfield County hospitals size each other up, the FTC is taking a harder look at a mini-wave of hospital mergers.