Petra Kvitova determined to make a clean break from US Open calamities | Sport

Petra Kvitova determined to make a clean break from US Open calamities | Sport
Wimbledon 2014 champion Petra Kvitova has a poor US Open record but says: ‘I’m hoping for a better result this year’. Photograph: Isifa/Getty Images

On the morning after Petra Kvitova won Wimbledon in imperious fashion this summer, for the second time in her career, she cleaned the whole house she had rented for the tournament. The 24-year-old Czech swept and dusted and vacuumed and then, before checking that her suitcases were packed and ready for her departure after the Wimbledon Ball, Kvitova wheeled out all the dustbins so they were in place for collection the following week.

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Tax refunds may get hit due to health law credits

Tax refunds may get hit due to health law creditsThis Aug. 21, 2014, photo shows health care tax forms 8962 and1095-A, in Washington. Who thinks about taxes around Labor Day? If you value your tax refund and you’re one of millions getting a health insurance tax credit under President Barack Obama’s health care law, it’s not too early. If you worked a lot of overtime, or maybe your spouse got a higher-paying job, arcane connections between the health law and taxes can reduce or even eliminate your refund.

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