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April 21, 2015

April 21, 2015

Number of results: 2,578

**government(taxes)**

I am looking for a list of California state taxes. So far this all I have: 1) Sales Tax 2) Trash tax 3) Electricity tax 4) State income tax 5) Gasoline tax 6) Property tax 7) Federal telephone excise tax 8) Excise tax 9) social security tax 10) environmental tax 11) gift tax ...
*August 3, 2008 by lou*

**Tax**

Anyone knows what's the tax rate in Minnesota? I don't know the name of the tax, but I meant the tax you got taken away from your check when you work. Income tax? I web site with various tax rates corresponding to different level of income earned would be nice. Thanks ahead!
*December 27, 2007 by Daisy*

**tax**

In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South American country C. The ...
*April 2, 2012 by Andy*

**debate**

1. What are the advantages of our current tax system? What are the disadvantages? 2. What groups are hurt most by a “flat tax?” What groups profit the most? 3. Explain what tax deductions, tax credits, and tax shelters are (look them up if necessary). Why has the government ...
*August 24, 2007 by Jason*

**Taxtation**

Another client, Ms. Dunham, has asked you to help her understand how her tax is computed. You need to provide Ms. Dunham with the following: An example of how to calculate the tax liability using the tax rate table and the tax rate formula for a taxpayer with taxable income of...
*October 15, 2014 by Micheal*

**economic**

Do a google search on the concept of a “flat tax.” Explain how this tax scheme works and does it meet the criteria of tax efficiency and tax fairness/equity?
*November 18, 2008 by laila*

**Economics**

What describes a tax that is assessed according to benifits received principle? a.) Thosew who recieve direct payment of the money tha tax generates are the people who pay the tax b.) Those who pay the tax recieve the benifits the tax provides. c.)One group recieves benefits ...
*April 11, 2013 by Brianna*

**income tax**

In which of the following situations would a taxpayer be better off to take the foreign taxes paid as an itemized deduction rather than as a foreign tax credit? A. The foreign tax paid was less than 10% of AGI B. The foreign tax paid was to a South American country C. The ...
*April 4, 2012 by Andy*

**englewood**

The gross income of Ginger Hughes is $215 per week. Her deductions are: $15.16, FICA tax; $29.33, income tax; 2% state tax; 1% city tax; and 3% retirement fund. What is her net income?
*June 12, 2014 by dannier*

**Finance**

If I have $40,000 of pre-tax what are the differences between $1,000 tax credit versus a $1,000 tax deduction for a single taxpayer in the 25% tax bracket?
*August 2, 2013 by Tricia*

**math**

Find the sales tax rate in your area. Using this tax rate, write a linear equation representing the total with tax for a purchase of x dollars. Use this equation to determine what the pre-tax cost of the item is if the total cost with tax is $10.
*May 31, 2010 by Heather*

**math 3**

The gross income of Ginger Hughes is $215 per week. Her deductions are: $15.16, FICA tax; $29.33, income tax; 2% state tax; 1% city tax; and 3% retirement fund. What is her net income? Please explain to me
*August 4, 2014 by zyanna*

**Economics**

A tax imposed on a maket with an inelastic demand and an elastic supply will cause: a)sellers to pay the majority of the tax b)buyers to pay the majority of the tax c)the tax burden to be w
*April 7, 2008 by G*

**Economics**

A tax imposed on a market with an inelastic demand and an elastic supply with cause: A)sellers to pay the majority of the tax B)buyers to pay the majority of the tax C)the tax burden to be equally devided between buyers and sellers D)the tax burden to be divided, but it cannot...
*April 7, 2008 by G*

**Accounting Tax**

A taxable corporation faces a flat 35% marginal tax rate. What is the tax savings from an additional $100,000 deduction?
*April 20, 2009 by Jane*

**math**

Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
*September 20, 2010 by tynequa*

**homework**

Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
*November 3, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
*April 8, 2013 by kk*

**math**

Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
*May 16, 2013 by shaun*

**consumer math**

Maribel's city imposes a tax that is 40% of the state tax she pays. Her taxable income is $198.50 per week. Her state imposes tax at a rate of 5%. How much state and local tax is withheld from her weekly pay?
*June 27, 2011 by bobby*

**math**

3. The gross income of David Vaughn is $785 per week. His deductions are $42.25, FICA tax; $90.33, income tax; 2% state tax; 1% city tax; and 3% retirement fund. What is her net income for one week? A. $675.32 B. $628.77 [C. $605.32] D. $749.77
*January 10, 2012 by jake*

**tax**

I have two questions relating to taxes in 2 U.S. states. 1) Why is there no sales tax in Florida? 2) In Pennsylvania, why are these goods (ex. food, clothing, shoes) charge no tax?
*July 8, 2010 by AL 92*

**Consumer math **

1. The gross income of David Vaughn is $785 per week. His deductions are $42.25, FICA tax; $90.33, income tax; 2% state tax; 1% city tax; and 3% retirement fund. What is her net income for one week? A. $605.32 B. $749.77 C. $675.32 D. $628.77 A?
*December 18, 2013 by Beatrice *

**math**

Mega Mart collects sales tax equals to 1/16 of the retail price. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added
*September 10, 2014 by sydney*

**programming**

a sales report. Each record in the file contains a customer's number and name, a sales amount and a tax code. The tax code is to be applied to the sales amount to determine the sales tax due for that sale, as follows: Tax code Sales tax 0 Tax exempt 1 3% 2 5% The report is to ...
*July 23, 2014 by jee*

**7th grade Math**

MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money tp the state government. a. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added? b. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost ...
*October 21, 2012 by Cassidy*

**math please help ms.sue**

MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. a. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item before tax is added? b. Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost ...
*October 21, 2012 by Cassidy*

**Macroeconomic**

1. An example of an automatic stabilizer is A. a temporary tax rebate. B. the progressive income tax.Student Response C. cost of living adjustments to social security payments. 2. Which of the following represent expansionary fiscal policy? A. an increase in average individual...
*June 8, 2010 by Bob*

**Accounting**

pierce co has a june 30 fiscal year end. it estimated its annual property taxes to be 24000 based on last year's property tax bill and have accrued 2000 of property tax each month to marcher 31. its actual property tax assessment, received on april 30 is 25200 for the calendar...
*May 14, 2008 by Luc*

**Tax**

Hamad is an employee of Mountain Company. He properly completed his Form 1040EZ tax return and was required to pay the IRS $1,244 at the time of filing. He had income tax withholding during the year of $4,782. His tax liability for the year was: A. $1,244. B. $3,538. C. $4,782...
*February 29, 2012 by Samantha*

**Tax**

Hamad is an employee of Mountain Company. He properly completed his Form 1040EZ tax return and was required to pay the IRS $1,244 at the time of filing. He had income tax withholding during the year of $4,782. His tax liability for the year was: A. $1,244. B. $3,538. C. $4,782...
*February 29, 2012 by Samantha*

**Sales tax**

tom paid 695.5 for a tv when 7% sales tax was included in that price what was the price of the tv before the tax and how much sales tax did tom pay? You can set it up this way: 1.07x = 695.5 x = _______ That will tell you the price of the TV. The difference between 695.5 and ...
*April 13, 2007 by Arkuk*

**Economics**

What happens to the percentage of an income that is taxed when income rises and the tax is a proportional one? A. The percentage of tax falls. B. The percentage of tax rises. C. The percentage rises and then falls. D. The percentage of tax stays the same. I'm guessing the tax ...
*June 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Eko**

MegaMart collects a sales tax equal to 1/16 of the retail price of each purchase and sends this money to the state government. .Is the amount of tax collected proportional to the cost of an item after tax has been added?
*November 6, 2013 by Ngozi*

**Simple math**

If Kristin buys gas at $2.69 per gallon, which includes all taxes, what percentage of the price is the state tax? What percentage is the federal tax The state tax is .8 and federal tax is .18. So would I multiply each by the total amount the gas cost?
*December 4, 2014 by Matthew*

**Economics**

A monopolist is in long-run equilibrium and earning economic profits equal $100 million. The government imposes a lump sum tax of $100 million on the monopolist. (A limp sum tax is a tax the monopolist must pay regardless of its level of output) Will this tax: a) cause the ...
*December 3, 2011 by Jim*

**Math**

1. An assessment rate is 47%. The property tax is $39.94 per $1,000. What is the effective tax rate? Round to the nearest tenth of percent. 2. A property tax rate is $7.79 per $100 of assessed value. what is the tax rate as a decimal? Please help.
*April 14, 2014 by Mer*

**math**

Lindsay's estimated tax payment for the first quarter. She is self-employed and she expects to earn $78,080 this year. Her estimated income tax rate is 24%. For self-employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of all wages.
*December 6, 2014 by reva*

**rpost**

Laura is selfemployed and expects to make $96,000 her social security tax is 12.4% up to the wage base, medicare is 2.9% and her estimated federal tax rate is 25% what is Lauras expected tax payment for the fourth quarter. would it be $9,672.00
*November 3, 2008 by unknown*

**accounting-income tax**

During the current year, Deborah Baronne, a single individual, paid the following amounts: Federal income tax $10,000 State income tax $4,000 Real estate taxes on land $1,400 State sales tax $2,000
*September 1, 2013 by tara*

**Math**

What is the FCIA tax (assuming a 7.05% rate) on a weekly paycheck of $398.00? What is the sales tax of 5% on a purchase of $6.71? What is the property tax of 1.6% on property assessed at $60,000? Please help i am very stuck on these!!!!
*January 12, 2010 by Ed*

**Math**

Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth $ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?
*August 25, 2014 by Hoor*

**Math**

Mike went to the bakery and bought eatables worth $ 25, out of which 30 cents went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free?
*August 25, 2014 by Hoor*

**math**

Compute Mike's estimated tax payment for the fourth quarter. He is self-employed and he expects to earn $20,640 this year. His estimated income tax rate is 18%. For self-employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of all wages
*March 8, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

Compute Mike's estimated tax payment for the fourth quarter. He is self-employed and he expects to earn $20,640 this year. His estimated income tax rate is 18%. For self-employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of all wages
*March 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

** Math**

Compute Adela's estimated tax payment for the second quarter. She is self employed and she expects to earn $93,440 this year. Her estimated income tax rate is 25%. For self employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of all ...
*December 3, 2014 by Dena*

**math**

Compute Mary's estimated tax payment for the first quarter. She is self-employed and she expects to earn $61,440 this year. Her estimated income tax rate is 22%. For self-employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of all ...
*December 7, 2014 by Morgan*

**income tax**

Hamad is an employee of Mountain Company. He properly completed his Form 1040EZ tax return and was required to pay the IRS $1,244 at the time of filing. He had income tax withholding during the year of $4,782. His tax liability for the year was: A. $1,244. B. $3,538. C. $4,782...
*February 29, 2012 by Andy*

**math**

compute Sun Jung's estimated tax payment for the second quarter. She is self-employed and she expects to earn $61,760 this year. Her estimated income tax rate is 23%. For self-employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of ...
*June 5, 2014 by anonomous*

**math**

Compute Sun Jung's estimated tax payment for the second quarter. She is self-employed and she expects to earn $61,760 this year. Her estimated income tax rate is 23%. For self-employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of ...
*June 15, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Business Math**

Compute Brianna's estimated tax payment for the third quarter. She is self-employed and she expects to earn $84,400 this year. Her estimated income tax rate is 22%. For self-employed persons, social security tax is 12.4% of wages up to $106,800, and Medicare tax is 2.9% of all...
*December 9, 2014 by Tammy*

**Math**

Tai went to a shopping mall. He spent $25.75 on a chirt, $15.49 on a hat and $9.95 on a poster, before tax. tax was 8.25% on all purchase. What was the total cost of tai's purchases, including tax? How do I do this?
*February 25, 2009 by Chelsea*

**math**

how do I compute sales tax? $1,367.85. sales tax rate is 5.75%. also, how do I add in city tax?
*December 9, 2007 by Diana*

**math**

A group of friends went to lunch. The bill, before sales tax and tip, was $37.50 . A sales tax of 8% was added. The group then tipped 18% on the amount after the sales tax was added. What was the amount, in dollars, of the sales tax? What was the total amount the group paid, ...
*March 27, 2014 by **please help***

**Public Finance**

Suppose the corporate income tax were eliminated and corporate income allocated to shareholders on a pro rata basis according to their proportion of outstanding stock. How would such a change in tax policy affect the excess burden and incidence of the tax, assuming that all ...
*January 29, 2011 by Mel*

**Texas Government**

the excise tax on gasoline is an example of a tax based on a benefit received rather than on the ability to pay. a. yes b. no This is obviously Yes since in the book it says >> For many governments the primary source of revenue is taxes, which in turn can take many forms...
*November 23, 2011 by HM*

**Computer Science**

Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should the compute the state and county sales tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent and the county sales tax is 2 percent. The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
*May 17, 2012 by AB*

**math (sales tax)**

Jill bought supplies at a hardware store that cost $41.75. If she paid sales tax of $1.67, what was the sales tax rate?: * 5.5% 5.0% 4.5% 4.0% Please explain, thanks.
*September 22, 2007 by anonymous*

**Math**

please check my answer thanks :) The sales tax is 7% The purchase including sales tax is $676.24 what was tha total amount of sales tax ? I got $47.34
*November 27, 2007 by Alarena*

**home economics**

illustrate each policy in a supply and demand digram of the gun market. a. a tax on gun buyers, b. a tax on gun sellers, c. a price floor in guns , d. a tax on ammunition
*September 24, 2009 by melissa*

**algebra**

i did not get a response so i am rewording question . please help if you can. thanks ann store A charges 9.75% tax store B charges 7.25% tax If a shopper's pre tax receipt is between $11.57 and $81.43, write a compound inequality that describes the difference in taxes paid for...
*February 5, 2012 by ann*

**Economics-Tax Question**

I know the answer to the following question is either (c) regressive tax augement or (d) the ability-to-pay principal. I am not sure which one? "A $1,000.00 tax paid by a poor person may be a larger sacrifise than a $10,000 tax paid by a wealthy person" is an argrment based on...
*April 8, 2008 by G*

**economics**

Payroll Tax- You are an economic consultant to a city that just imposed a payroll tax of $1 per hour of work. This payroll tax is paid by workers through a payroll deduction; for each hour of work, the employer deducts $1 and sends the money to the city government. The initial...
*November 29, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Economics**

Suppose that the equilibrium quantity in the market for widgets has been 200 per month. Then a tax of $5 per widget is imposed on widgets. The price paid by buyers increases by $2 and the after-tax price received by sellers falls by $3. The government is able to raise $750 per...
*November 12, 2011 by Samantha*

**Economics**

The marginal tax rate is defined as the extra taxes paid on additional income divided by the increase in income. Calculate the marginal tax rate for the proportional tax system as income rises from $50,000 to $100,000. Calculate the marginal tax rate as income rises from $100,...
*November 14, 2006 by Sally*

**Public Finance**

A worker lives in a state that has its own income tax. The worker is in the 31 percent federal tax bracket. In addition, he is subject to a 9 percent MTR for his state income tax. Assume that mortgage interest is deductible both on his federal and state income tax, and that ...
*January 24, 2011 by Melvin*

**public finance**

A worker lives in a state that has its own income tax. The worker is in the 31 percent federal tax bracket. In addition, he is subject to a 9 percent MTR for his state income tax. Assume that mortgage interest is deductible both on his federal and state income tax, and that ...
*January 25, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Finance**

Calculate die after-tax cost of debt under each of the following conditions: a. Interest rate of 13%, tax rate of 0% b. Interest rate of 13%, tax rate of 20% c. Interest rate of 13%, tax rate of 35%
*December 5, 2010 by Anonymo*

**Math**

Midtown Antiques collects 4% sales tax on all sales. If total sales including tax are $1058.30, find the portion that is the tax. Round your answer to the nearest cent. A)$40.70 B)$42.33 C)$1017.60 D)$30.70 E) none of the above
*January 31, 2010 by Robbie*

**math**

Juanita is the self-employed owner of Juanita's Linens. Her estimated annual earnings are $73,040 and she expects to pay 27% of this amount in income tax. What will be her quarterly estimated tax payment for the third quarter? (For self-employed persons, social security tax is...
*February 22, 2014 by anoymous*

**math**

Scott Stewart is the self-employed owner of Stewart Software. His estimated annual earnings are $48,000 and he expects to pay 18% of this amount in income tax. What will be his quarterly estimated tax payment for the second quarter? (For self-employed persons, social security ...
*February 22, 2014 by anoymous*

**business math**

Juanita is the self-employed owner of Juanita's Linens. Her estimated annual earnings are $73,040 and she expects to pay 27% of this amount in income tax. What will be her quarterly estimated tax payment for the third quarter? (For self-employed persons, social security tax is...
*February 22, 2014 by anoymous*

**math**

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
*April 8, 2014 by Kik*

**math**

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
*April 8, 2014 by Kik*

**math**

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
*April 9, 2014 by Kik*

**math**

zoomer bix plans to but a microcomputer that costs $690, excluding sales tax. if the sales tax rate is 5 1/2% how much tax will zoomer have to pay
*January 10, 2013 by sabrina*

**tax accounting**

bruce wilson won 2 million in the state lottery. the lottery pays out the prize money in 20 annual installments of 100,000 each. After receiving three 100,000 installments, bruce sold the remaining 1.7 million of payments for 1 million. He wants to report the 1 million as long...
*June 9, 2011 by will smithe*

**math**

a income of 63000.00 his social security tax is 12.4%, medicare is 2.9% and his estimated federal income tax rate is 22%. how much quarterly estimated tax must his send to the irs for the quarter
*February 6, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

A community is considering increasing the sales tax rate 0.5% to fund a new sports arena. If the tax rate is raised, how much more will you pay in sales tax on $500?
*February 26, 2013 by betsy*

**Math **

Monica paid sales tax of $1.50 when she bought a new bike helmet. If the sales tax was 5% how much did the store charge for the helmet before tax?
*January 28, 2015 by Makenzey*

**business**

Most people pay federal income tax by: A. paying the total amount owed by April 15. B. filing quarterly tax payments. C. having amounts withheld from income. D. earning tax credits for various deductions. I chose d. But I am not sure
*September 26, 2012 by clara*

**Economics**

The Keynesian Multiplier under lump sum taxes A. Smaller than that under proportional tax B. Equal to that under proportional tax C. Larger than that under proportional tax D. Can be larger or smaller depending upon the size of the tax Choose the right answer from A, B, C or D?
*March 17, 2010 by Salman*

**math**

One of the advantages of borrowing is that interest is deductible for income tax purposes. a. If a company pays 8 percent interest to borrow $500,000, but is in an income tax bracket that requires it to pay 40 percent income tax, what is the actual net-of-tax interest cost ...
*June 4, 2013 by rennie*

**Finance Accounting**

One of the advantages of borrowing is that interest is deductible for income tax purposes. a. If a company pays 8 percent interest to borrow $500,000, but is in an income tax bracket that requires it to pay 40 percent income tax, what is the actual net-of-tax interest cost ...
*June 4, 2013 by rennie*

**accounting**

Phil Phoenix is paid monthly. For the month of January of the current year, he earned a total of $8,288. The FICA tax rate for social security is 6.2% and the FICA tax rate for Medicare is 1.45%. The FUTA tax rate is 0.8%, and the SUTA tax rate is 5.4%. Both unemployment taxes...
*April 28, 2013 by ann*

**psychology**

Bob Hotchkins is in the 28 percent tax bracket.A tax-exempt employee benefit with a value of 500 would have a tax-equivalent value of: a) $694 b) $528 c) $500 d) $360 IS C CORRECT ANSWER?THANK YOU:)))
*March 10, 2010 by vedrana*

**Parents, Finances, and School-Age Children**

Of the following, which is the IRS publication considered to be the many day care providers? A. Farmer's Tax Guide B. Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses C. Your Federal Income Tax (For Individuals) D. Tax Guide for Small Business C.
*November 20, 2014 by Amanda*

**consumer math**

The Mannings file a tax return showing $125000 in earned income, $3288 from interest income, and they have a tax credit of 1% of their earned income. They claim 5 exemptions of $2500 each, one head of household exemption of $10500, pre-tax medical deductions of $125 weekly, ...
*August 9, 2012 by Megan*

**Math**

For a class C corporation in Louisiana, the amount of state income tax S is deductible on the federal return and the amount of federal income tax F is deductible on the state return. With $200,000 taxable income and a 30% federal tax rate, the federal tax is 0.30(200,000 - S...
*October 17, 2012 by Q*

**Statistics**

A tax specialist knows that tax refunds for people who use a firm to do their tax returns are normally distributed with a mean of $150 and a standard deviation of $43. The specialist believes that the company, Taxco, uses under trained staff and gets a lower average tax refund...
*December 9, 2012 by Maria Elizabeth*

**Statistics**

A tax specialist knows that tax refunds for people who use a firm to do their tax returns are normally distributed with a mean of $150 and a standard deviation of $43. The specialist believes that the company, Taxco, uses under trained staff and gets a lower average tax refund...
*December 9, 2012 by Maria Elizabeth*

**math**

Find the tax on a dinette with a cash price of $200 that has been reduced by 20% if the tax rate is 6.5% The taxable value of the property in the tax area is usually referred to as the ? value. 1. taxable 2. assessed Please help me with these. after these i will be done with ...
*January 12, 2010 by Ralph*

**Economics**

The marginal tax rate is defined as the extra taxes paid on additional income divided by the increase in income. Calculate the marginal tax rate for the proportional tax system as income rises from $50,000 to $100,000. Calculate the marginal tax rate as income rises from $100,...
*November 13, 2006 by Sally*

**math (ugh)**

Jermaine had dinner at his favorite restaurant. It the sales tax rate is 4% & the sales tax on the meal was $1.25, what was the total cost of the meal, including sales tax and a 15% tip
*January 13, 2009 by brianna*

**Computer Programming Design**

Design a program that will ask the user to enter the amount of a purchase. The program should then compute the state and county tax. Assume the state sales tax is 4 percent (.04) and the county tax is 2 percent (.02). The program should display the amount of the purchase, the ...
*May 2, 2009 by Dornica*

**Math**

Tai went to a shopping mall. He spent $25.75 on a chirt, $15.49 on a hat and $9.95 on a poster, before tax. tax was 8.25% on all purchase. What was the total cost of tai's purchases, including tax? First you add all the prices. But the nwhy do you multiply it by 1.0825?
*February 26, 2009 by Chelsea*

**Help with math needed!**

1. your favorite book is $29.50, how much is it with tax? 2. A new bed set is $45.00, it is 15% off discount with the tax 3. Your brother's baseball costs $53.35 a month, but now they added 23% of the original cost to it, how much is it now? Note: each answer needs tax of 7.725%
*January 18, 2013 by The Awesome One.....*

**ALGEBRA**

FAX machine purchased for 464.40 including tax. Tax rate is 8%. What is original price? Is the answer 427.25? Text book purchased for 158.60 including tax. Tax rate is 9% What is the original price? Is the answer 412.98?
*August 28, 2008 by HANNAH*

**MATH**

If the sales tax on an item is 7%, the sales tax on an item costing d dollars can be found by the expression .07d. Determine the sales tax on a compact disk that cost $15.99.
*February 23, 2013 by TASHA*

**maths- commercial mathematics(value added tax)**

A shopkeeper sells an article at the listed price of Rs.1500 and the rate of value added tax is 12% at every stage of sale. If the shopkeeper pays a Value added tax of Rs. 36 to the Government, what was the price, inclusive of Tax, at which the shopkeeper purchased the article...
*March 7, 2013 by anoynomous*