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January 29, 2023

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Julianne Inozemcev now plays for the red team. [PwC, Earlier]

A Proposal to Get Tax Reform Back on Track [Martin Sullivan]

Woman shot by oven while trying to cook waffles Aalaya Walker was visiting a friend in St. Petersburg Monday when they decided they wanted some late-night waffles, The Tampa Bay Times reported. So Walker began preheating the oven — unaware that her friend, JJ Sandy, 25, was storing a magazine from his .45-caliber Glock 21 in the oven. The magazine exploded about 9 p.m. ET, spraying casing fragments at high speed and striking Walker. She managed to pick some of the fragments out of her leg and chest and then took a bus to the hospital, where she was treated and released. [NBC]

What’s The Matter with New Jersey? [DCJ/TA]

6 Interview Questions Designed to Make You Blank Out [Vault]

The Training Magazine top 125 companies, of which Grant Thornton was 33rd, warrants a gala, I guess. [GT]

The High Burden of State and Federal Capital Gains Taxes [TF]

The PCAOB has fined Baumgarten & Company LLP $2,000 for failing to file annual reports for 2010, 2011, and 2012. [PCAOB]

Congress May Not Rewrite the Tax Code in 2013, But It Could Make It Simpler Until now, Democrats and Republicans have been like a couple that has been living in the same house since 1986. For decades, they’ve been having the same argument: She wants to put on a big addition. He wants to move. While they’ve bickered, the house has deteriorated. But they have an alternative: Call a cease fire and upgrade what they have: Put in energy-efficient appliances, update that pink-tiled bathroom, and give the place a fresh paintjob. Neither spouse may be  fully satisfied, but they’ve made the house a lot more pleasant to live in. [TaxVox/TPC]

Duncannon man charged with indecent exposure behind convenience store When police caught Scott E. Smith behind the Uni-Mart with his penis in his hand just after 7 p.m. on Jan. 29, he had no shortage of excuses. When Smith, 25, of the first block of North High Street in Duncannon, first saw the officer, records state he quickly got his cell phone out and said he was attempting to call his girlfriend and see if she wanted anything from the store. The officer then asked Smith why his zipper was down and his penis was exposed. Smith responded by saying that his pants had shrunk, records state. [TPN]

 

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