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Record-Courier closed for Christmas

Staff Reports

The Record-Courier will be closed Thursday for Christmas. Banks, local, state and federal government offices and many stores will also be closed. Mail will not be delivered on Christmas.

Big travel week anticipated

The Mountain West region will see its highest number of travelers or the end-of-the-year holiday season, according to the latest survey from AAA Nevada.

AAA predicts more than 7.4 million Mountain West residents are expected to travel, representing an overall increase of 3.2 percent compared to 2013.

Last week for tax moves

The Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers there’s just a week left to make final tax moves for 2014.

Among those are making charitable contributions before Dec. 31, checking investments, or contributing to a retirement account.

Taxpayers will have to account for the Affordable Care Act when filing in 2015.