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IRS has $1.3B for those who still have not filed 2005 tax return

WASHINGTON, DC — Unclaimed refunds totaling approximately $1.3 billion are awaiting over a million people who did not file a federal income tax return for 2005, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. However, to collect the money, a return for 2005 must be filed with the IRS no later than Wednesday, April 15, 2009. Especially […] Read the full story

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St. Elizabeth Orthopaedic Center hosts hip, knee replacement seminar

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The St. Elizabeth Orthopaedic Center will host a free seminar on hip and knee replacement on Thursday, March 12 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Kathryn Weil Center for Education. Mark Page, M.D., a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with Lafayette Orthopaedic Clinic, will speak on the latest advances in joint replacement. […] Read the full story

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Free publications offer financial advice in a struggling economy

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — At a time when finances and the economy are on the minds of most, Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service is offering a free financial management curriculum to the public. “Focus on Financial Management” is an eight-part curriculum that includes financial planning advice and worksheets that help people organize financial goals, understand […] Read the full story

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Purdue offering two summer electric guitar-making workshops

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University will offer two separate workshops this summer for those interested in making their own electric guitars. The High School Guitar Workshop will be held June 23-26 and is open to any student entering 10th, 11th or 12th grades. Students will be introduced to various advanced manufacturing technologies used in […] Read the full story

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Lafayette woman selected as 500 Festival Princess

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The 500 Festival Princess Program has selected Nicole Pollard of Lafayette as one of 33 young women to represent their hometown, the 500 Festival and the 93rd running of the Indianapolis 500. The princesses will attend 500 Festival events and volunteer programs throughout the month of May. In addition, the 33 princesses […] Read the full story

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New withholding tables available on; most workers to see bigger paychecks

WASHINGTON, DC — The Internal Revenue Service today released new withholding tables that will result in more take-home pay this spring for millions of American workers. The new tables incorporate the new Making Work Pay credit, one of the key tax provisions included in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 that became law […] Read the full story

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Greater Lafayette Community Calendar

 June 2020