Tax Law

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2013

    The IRS Tapes: How Willie Nelson Taught us To Care About Stuff That Matters, Not Money

    In honor of the Texas hero's 80th Birthday celebration and legendary 4th of July Picnic, we're celebrating Willie Nelson Week here on DC9 at Night. Check back for interviews, retrospectives and more. Saying Willie Nelson is a Texas icon is like claiming the sun is hot. It's simply understood. Willi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2012

    The Ten-Percenter: How the Feds Say Lone Star Horse Bettors Tried to Avoid Paying Taxes

    Horse racing may be dying, but the horse track remains a uniquely fascinating place, with its mix of blue bloods and lowlifes united by a pursuit that cuts across all class lines: gambling. Even Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie, a venue that from the outside seems relatively staid, is party to its sh ... More >>

  • News

    October 11, 2012

    The 10 Most Corrupt Tax Loopholes

    If Mitt Romney won't tell you which need to be closed, we will

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2006

    Deal or No Deal

    Lone Star Funds' founder John Grayken, at a press conference in Seoul last month to defend his Dallas-based companies in South Korea We've noted a few times in the past how downtown Dallas-based Lone Star Funds wound up in trouble with the South Korean government, which raided Lone Star's offices in ... More >>

  • News

    February 16, 2006

    RIght Cross

    Is George W. Bush a conservative? Author Bruce Bartlett doesn't think so,

    and saying that cost him his job.

  • News

    May 29, 2003

    The Taxman Cometh

    The IRS delivers a slap to a dubious charity deal

  • News

    August 10, 2000

    Taxing Situation

    A tax-protesting CEO enlists his employees in the cause

  • News

    June 3, 1999

    Nothing ventured

    The end of the 1999 legislative session proves that, for Gov. Bush at least, it's better to look good than to do good

  • News

    October 29, 1998

    Bush's free ride

    With a little help from his Democratic pals, George W. Bush has become the GOP front-runner for president. But it's a cold world beyond Texas' borders, and it may take more than charm and luck to carry a good ol' boy to the White House.

  • News

    October 2, 1997

    Brawl in the family

    LULAC's show of support for Dr. Yvonne Gonzalez hides a bitter feud within the ranks