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Filed Under: Business | Canada
Fort McKay First Nation blames shortfall for lack of per capita (07/11)
At one point, band members were receiving more than $10,000 a year.

Filed Under: Law
Court won't make Miccosukee Tribe pay $4.1M in wrongful death (07/03)
Two tribal members were held responsible for the death of a woman in a drunken-driving accident but they haven't paid.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
More than 70 tribes have completed trust fund settlements (06/03)
Including the Navajo Nation, 73 tribes have reached settlements with the Obama administration.

Filed Under: Law | Opinion
Opinion: Puyallup Tribe prevails in per capita dispute with IRS (05/06)
Accountant discusses case in which the Puyallup Tribe of Washington fought the Internal Revenue Service over a per capita issue.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Eastern Shoshone Tribe to share per cap from trust settlement (04/30)
Members of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe of Wyoming are expected to receive per capita payments next week.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Northern Arapaho Tribe per cap stirs boost in local economy (04/24)
Members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming are boosting the local economy thanks to a $6,300 per capita payment.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Wyoming tribes share per cap from $157M trust settlement (04/22)
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe and the Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming are sharing in a $157 million trust fund settlement.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Northern Arapaho Tribe receives $157M trust settlement (04/18)
The Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming has received a $157 million trust fund settlement.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Judge won't force Puyallup Tribe to comply with IRS levy request (04/14)
The Puyallup Tribe of Washington has prevailed in a taxation dispute with the Internal Revenue Service.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Northern Arapaho Tribe to issue per cap from trust settlement (04/11)
The Northern Arapaho Tribe of Wyoming announced a per capita payment from a recent trust fund settlement.

Filed Under: Law
Law Article: IRS issues guidance on taxation of tribal per caps (03/19)
Attorneys discuss guidance from Internal Revenue Service regarding the taxation of per capita payments from tribal trust funds.

Filed Under: Law | National | Trust
IRS issues tax guidance on per capita payouts from trust funds (03/10)
The Internal Revenue Service issued guidance today regarding the taxation of per capita payments from tribal trust funds.

Filed Under: Opinion
Interview with Kim Tallbear on DNA testing and tribal heritage (02/17)
Anthropologist Kim Tallbear discusses race, genetic testing and tribal ancestry.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
CSKT judge won't force distribution of trust settlement (01/17)
A judge for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of Montana has dismissed a lawsuit that sought the distribution of the remainder of a $150 million trust fund settlement on a per capita basis.

Filed Under: Cobell | Law | Trust
Border town to beef up police presence for tribal payouts (01/15)
The police chief for a city near the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming plans to increase security measures to protect tribal members who will be receiving settlement money and other payouts.

Filed Under: Politics | Trust
BIA won't release funds for Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes per cap (12/05)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is refusing to release funds to the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma due to an ongoing leadership dispute.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Yakama Nation shares per capita from trust fund settlement (10/14)
The Yakama Nation of Washington shared its trust fund settlement with its members but the amount of the per capita payment was not reported.

Filed Under: Law | Politics
United Auburn Indian Community sued by banished members (10/11)
Four banished members of the United Auburn Indian Community of California are suing the tribe in federal court.

Filed Under: Cobell | National | Trust
Native Sun News: Sorting out Cobell and Salazar settlements (09/06)
The recent rash of unprecedented payouts from different lawsuit settlements in Indian country has brought about more confusion than the economic relief and sense of justice anticipated.

Filed Under: Law | Trust
Colville Tribes still facing pressure to share trust settlement (08/21)
Some members of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation in Washington are still pushing for a larger per capita payment from a $193 million trust fund settlement.

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