Tuesday, July 29, 2014


WSJ | Windstream Seeks to Cut Taxes by Forming a REIT
Windstream Corp. said it intends to spin off some of its telecommunications network assets into an independent, publicly traded real estate investment trust, a move that comes as a wave of U.S. companies look for ways to lower their tax burdens.
WSJ | Report Finds More Than 80,000 Pentagon Employees Owed Back Taxes
More than 80,000 Defense Department workers working in sensitive settings owed more than $730 million in taxes to the federal government, according to a new investigation, debts that raise new concerns about safeguards for protecting America's secrets.