Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, March 15, 2011 10:38 am
By Kay Bell · Bankrate.com

Careful shoppers want to know what they’re paying for. That’s why a Washington, D.C., think tank and some members of Congress are proposing that Uncle Sam give all us taxpayers an itemized┬áreceipt when we file our taxes. Most taxpayers, say staffers at the left-to-center┬áThird Way group, don’t know exactly where their dollars go. This contributes