Two Texas men were charged in separate cases with conspiracy to support terrorists, including one who sought to bankroll a trip to war-torn Syria with a tax refund, U.S. authorities said.
Doral Financial Corp., the holding company for Puerto Rico’s second-largest mortgage lender, sued the island’s government for voiding a 2012 agreement to pay a $229.9 million tax refund.
The U.S. Supreme Court turned away a Wells Fargo & Co. unit’s bid for as much as $148 million in tax refunds, leaving intact an Internal Revenue Service victory in a corporate tax-shelter case.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. will stop financing tax-refund loans for about 13,000 independent U.S. preparers, according to a person at the bank briefed on the matter, a move that may drive customers toward H&R Block Inc.
Washington Mutual Inc. and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. may end their dispute over the biggest U.S. bank failure by May 21, lawyers for both groups told a bankruptcy judge.
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