mileage

11 Things We Didn’t Know Last Week

Posted on 08/21/2013 by |News, Culture, Sights and Sounds | Comments

11 Things | Bulletin TodayNews, discoveries and fun … 1. A small, red, furry mammal called an olinguito lives in the trees of South America. (Learn more at Smithsonian Magazine) 2. A popular use of the phrase “organ recital” has nothing to do with music. (Learn more at AARP) 3. The guy who wrote the famous headline “Headless Body in Topless Bar” was axed. (Learn more at AARP) 4. Boomers would most like to revisit the 1980s. Americans 65 and older prefer the ’50s and ’60s. (Learn more at …

Volunteers Don’t Drive #TinyCars, They Don’t Deserve a Tiny Tax Rate.

Posted on 01/30/2012 by |Volunteering | Comments

VolunteeringOur friends at VolunteerSpot have a brand new campaign everyone should hitch a ride to, #TinyCars!  Honor volunteers this tax season (and show them some love this February) by spreading the word that volunteers don’t deserve a tiny 14 cent tax rate. A little background, Congress set the current 14 cent charitable mileage rate in 1997 when gas cost just $1.30/gallon; unfortunately, it has remained the same since then, while in contrast, the 2011 business rate was set at 55.5 cents for the …

News To Know: New Mileage Rules

Posted on 05/19/2009 by |Archived Contributor | Comments

Money & SavingsThe White House announced new proposed standards for automobile mileage and emissions today.