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The ‘pink tax’ is making me pink in the face

Brooke Martin // November 4, 2018

College kids hate taxes. Income taxes, grocery taxes, any tax - you name it we hate it. It makes sense why most taxes exist, but the ‘pink tax’, however, does not.Women and men, for the most...

Free tax preparation services on campus

Jacqueline Morales // January 27, 2017

Chico State's chapter of Beta Alpha Psi is partnering with the IRS to offer tax preparation services to students, starting Feb. 1.Anyone that has earned less than $60,000 in 2016 qualifies for the free...

Student volunteers prepare taxes for Chico State and other residents. Photo credit: Ryan Corrall

Students prepare taxes on campus

Eric Mcguire // February 7, 2016

Beta Alpha Psi has partnered with the IRS for the sixth year running to administer a free on campus tax preparation service program, called Volunteer Income Tax Assistance. Chico State accounting students...

Help with tax preparation comes to campus

Help with tax preparation comes to campus

Madeline Merlic // February 5, 2015

Chico State's Delta Zeta chapter of Beta Alpha Psi are here to help with free tax preparation sessions starting Feb. 7. According to a press release, the accounting club at Chico State, Delta Zeta...

Sophomore criminal justice major Nick Delariva has received help with paying for college through federal financial aid programs. He said it is unlikely he would be able to go to school without the assistance. Photo credit: Michael Mcclurg

Obama proposes plan to make community college free

Michael Mcclurg // February 2, 2015

President Barack Obama rolled out a bold proposal during his State of the Union address: make the first two years of community college completely free. To be eligible for the program, called America's...

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Most campus workers waiting on W-2s

Ernesto Rivera // February 12, 2014

60 percent of Chico State employees have not received their W-2 forms as of Wednesday.The W-2 forms were prepared and mailed by the State Controller’s Office by Jan. 24, according to an employee...

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Fraternity offers to file taxes for free

Nathan Lehmann // February 6, 2014

Students from Chico State’s accounting fraternity want to do people’s taxes — for free. Beta Alpha Psi is volunteering to help students and community members file their taxes from 11...

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