Politics

Mizeur’s Promises, Dirty Tricks and More

Mizeur’s Promises, Dirty Tricks and More

by Barry Rascovar Opinion and Analysis THE BIDDING RACE is on. Democratic candidates for governor are seeking to one-up each other on new programs and tax cuts. All of them ignore the fact Maryland’s finances […]

Comptroller Peter Franchot (left), Deputy Comptroller SharonneBonardi (center) and Bureau of Revenue Estimates Director Andrew Schaufele discuss ideas to prevent future tax fraud and hold fraudsters accountable in Annapolis on February 12, 2016.
(Capital News Service photo by Jessica Campisi).

Comptroller Franchot Puts Stop to Fraudulent Tax Returns

by Jessica Campisi Capital News Service ANNAPOLIS – During Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot’s  first year in office more than eight years ago, his staff prevented 314 cases, or about $656,000, of fraudulent tax returns. In […]