Water-Conservation Rebate Recipients Surprised To Learn Rebates Are Taxable

Water Conservation Rebate Recipients Surprised To Learn Rebates Are Taxable

(Gilbert Mercier)

During a water crisis in California, the state and local governments ran a program for residents, offering rebates to people who replaced their lawns and landscaping with plants that can survive drought conditions and don’t require constant watering. Now people who received rebates are getting a surprise in the mail: they’ve received letters saying that they have to pay federal taxes on that money.

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American Airlines Flight Bound For L.A. Turns Around After Mystery Illness Spreads Through Cabin

American Airlines Flight Bound For L.A. Turns Around After Mystery Illness Spreads Through Cabin

(benh57)

It sounds like something out of a movie: a plane full of people and a sudden, mysterious illness that spreads through the cabin, taking down flight attendants and passengers alike. Except there was a real, puzzling malady afflicting on an American Airlines flight last night, one that forced the pilot to turn the plane around and is still stumping officials.

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