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I am certain that anyone who lives in a country with sales tax has looked at a pay check after taxation has taken its toll and wondered how their tax dollars were spent. If you live in the United States there is a simple way to answer this question. The WhatWePayFor API is connected to an online database that provides federal budget data. Whatwepayfor.com makes this information more useable by breaking it down to how much is payed by individuals.
Traditional media is going through a major upheaval at present, with paywalls proving an ineffective business model, Amazon chief Bezos buying the Washington Post, viral masters BuzzFeed promising to invest their revenue in investigate reporting, and Netflix overtaking traditional paid cable like HBO in revenue generation. At API Strategy and Practice, Kristin Calhoun from the Public Media Platform talks about how public media partners are using APIs to prepare for the changing landscape.
Picture this: you are a city employee in charge of fixing pot holes, or cleaning up illegal dumping. You have a gazzillion requests flooding in from well-meaning citizens just overjoyed to send you a text or a picture or both every time they hit a pot hole. How you gonna deal? The Cityworks API helps manage a city's assets--when maintenance and replacement needs to be scheduled, and organizing cost-effective inspections and assessments.
UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Benefits
||The UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Benefits API retrieves the data of an individual's benefits. With the API, developers can integrate company cars and fuel, interest-free and low interest...||Government||03.28.2017|
UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Employment
||The UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Employment API retrieves an individual's employment information from a tax year, according to the data they have reported to an employer through the PAYE...||Government||03.28.2017|
UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Tax
||The UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Tax API retrieves an individual's tax information. Available in JSON formats with token as the authentication method. With the API, developers can integrate...||Government||03.28.2017|
UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Income
||The UK Government Gateway HMRC Individual Income API retrieves income information about an individual. It is available in JSON formats with HTTP requests. With the API, developers can integrate a...||Government||03.28.2017|
UK Government Gateway HMRC Marriage Allowance
||The UK Government Gateway HMRC Marriage Allowance API allows the lower earner of a couple transfer some of their Personal Allowance to a husband, wife or civil partner. Developers can send HTTP...||Government||03.28.2017|