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  2. Federal taxation and spending by state - Wikipedia

    The Fisc states that the federal deficit increased due to human resource expenditures, increased tax cuts, and increased military expenditure during the 1980s. The Fisc further reports that in expectations and defense spending declined in the 1990s one would expect the expenditure per state to decrease along with the government.

  3. Excise tax in the United States - Wikipedia

    The first federal budget was about $4.6 million and the population in the 1790 U.S. Census was about four million, so that the average federal tax was about $1/person per year. At that time, tradesmen earned about $0.25 a day for a 10- to 12-hour day so federal taxes could be paid with about four days work.

  4. Taxation in Puerto Rico - Wikipedia

    Taxation in Puerto Rico consists of taxes paid to the United States federal government and taxes paid to the Government of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.Payment of taxes to the federal government, both personal and corporate, is done through the federal Internal Revenue Service (IRS), while payment of taxes to the Commonwealth government is done through the Puerto Rico Department of Treasury ...

  5. Thrift Savings Plan - Wikipedia

    The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is a defined contribution plan for United States civil service employees and retirees as well as for members of the uniformed services.As of December 31, 2020, TSP has approximately 6.2 million participants (of which approximately 3.8 million are actively participating through payroll deductions), and more than $735.2 billion in assets under management; it is the ...

  6. Tax exemption - Wikipedia

    Exemption from tax often requires that certain conditions be met. Multi-tier jurisdictions. Many countries that impose tax have subdivisions or subsidiary jurisdictions that also impose tax. This feature is not unique to federal systems, like the U.S., Switzerland and Australia, but rather is a common feature of national systems.

  7. Gift tax - Wikipedia

    Gifts like those to commemorate one's retirement of service or reward years of service are not subject to the gift tax. Transfers between spouses are exempt from gift tax in the US if the donee spouse is a U.S. citizen. Otherwise, there is a limit on the tax-exempt transfer.

  8. Money market - Wikipedia

    The money market is a component of the economy which provides short-term funds. The money market deals in short-term loans, generally for a period of a year or less. As short-term securities became a commodity, the money market became a component of the financial market for assets involved in short-term borrowing, lending, buying and selling with original maturities of one year or less.

  9. Credit - Wikipedia

    Credit (from Latin credit, "(he/she/it) believes") is the trust which allows one party to provide money or resources to another party wherein the second party does not reimburse the first party immediately (thereby generating a debt), but promises either to repay or return those resources (or other materials of equal value) at a later date.