Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 3:15 pm
By Kay Bell ·

Congress is hesitant to hike the federal gas tax, which has been stalled at 18.4 cents a gallon for 22 years, but some states are bumping up their fuel levies.

Thursday, August 18, 2011 2:31 pm
By Kay Bell ·

We watched last month as Congress brought America to the brink of default in its fighting over the federal debt ceiling extension. We saw the Federal Aviation Administration temporarily hamstrung and federal airline taxes halted, messing up not only Uncle Sam’s budget but causing tax confusion for the IRS and individual fliers, too. Is the