NATIONWIDE – Tax day is coming and McDonald’s may make some people smarter.
Walmart may be ready to jump into the healthcare business. The Wall Street Journal said the biggest retailer on the planet is in early-stage talks to buy health insurance company Humana. This comes months after drugstore chain CVS agreed to buy another insurer Aetna.
Just a couple weeks away from tax day and IRS audits are down. Last year it audited one out of every 160 returns the lowest number in nearly two decades. Budget cuts have forced cuts at the IRS over the last eight years.
If you have an Air France ticket today check your flight. A strike is forcing cancellation of nearly a quarter of its flights. The airline is waiving fees for passengers to change their plans.
And McDonald’s is investing in education – taking savings from the latest tax law changes and expanding its company education benefits program. Micky D’s will make more money available to help employees pay for college or trade school and will double the number of McDonald’s workers who qualify for the help to about 400,00 hundred thousand.