Happy Tax Day everyone. In honor of this exciting festive occasion, I created a little handout that you should feel free to give your neighbors, friends, family and complete strangers depositing their hard earned wages in a post office box. (PDF)
When people think of tax havens, they usually picture the Swiss Alps or Caribbean islands. But traditional venues are finding competition from the U.S., where lawyers in 7 states, such as Nevada and Alaska, are muscling in, looking to grab business f
Or, as RPC says, "Rocket scientists, they're not".
A Texas man is facing charges for selling liquor without a license after he was found peddling bottles of vodka containing dead baby rattlesnakes.
Right before recess, House Democrats passed the budget bill. It contained important--but hard to find--tax increases that amount to over $3100 per family. What's to be done?
Even as the Bush administration insists it won't risk public funds in a bailout, American taxpayers may already be liable for billions of dollars stemming from [the private company] Federal Reserve and Treasury efforts to quell a financial crisis
Those incoming federal tax-rebate checks could do more than boost the economy. They might also boost your mood, with one caveat: You must spend the cash on others, not yourself. (Do I have to take it? Maybe I'll just buy more ammunition.)
Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) wants another 50-cents added onto a gallon of gasoline--to cut consumption. Most Americans don't want to pay another penny.
Gee,... I think we can do that :) Granny Warriors have taken care of getting the location next to the Capitol Building, Speakers, Staging, Sound and the many other expenses. Ron and Carol Paul will be there too. So please show them some appreciation.
Police arrested more than a dozen people Wednesday morning who crossed a barricade and blocked entrances at the Internal Revenue Service building, the start of a day of protests marking the fifth anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq.
We must be getting close to April 15. I can tell because the California Attorney General, Jerry Brown, is holding press conferences decrying the evils of refund anticipation loans (RALs) at H&R Block.
In order to cover the cost of fighting wildfires, federal land agencies are hiking taxes...er...fees and imposing new ones at recreation sites in the Western U.S. to cover the cost.
"The amount of tax loss caused by Davison's promotions is incalculable but likely in the hundreds of millions of dollars." The government said it sued Stover and Davison because pursuing their customers "may be an insurmountable o
The U.S. Justice Department, on the heels of a split verdict in its tax evasion prosecution of actor Wesley Snipes, is planning a crackdown on the so-called tax protester movement. The protesters, or tax deniers, assert a constitutional right to avoi
Sherry Jackson was taken into custody on Feb. 14th. She was sentenced to 4 years for speaking the truth about the illegality of the income tax. She is still in Atlanta for the next 4 to 6 weeks, then they want to ship her off to Florida to be away fr
The checks are an advance on next year's refunds, and most, if not all of the money, will be deducted from taxpayers' refunds in 12 months' time.
Mr. Snipes was found not guilty on two felony charges of fraud and conspiracy. He was also acquitted on three misdemeanor charges of failing to file tax returns or to pay taxes, but was convicted on three others.
At a time when millions of Americans are buckling down to prepare their taxes, Snipes is being cast as a villainous example of the dangers of joining with Internet-fueled activists who claim the IRS has no authority to collect taxes.
You don't avoid an important issue and libertarian solution because it is monumental - you choose that issue precisely because it is thus.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congressional leaders announced a deal with the White House Thursday on an economic stimulus package that would give most tax filers refunds of $600 to $1,200, and more if they have children.
The choice is between liberty or tyranny.
OCALA - Did the action-movie star duck and roll under the tax system, or was he simply asking the Internal Revenue Service for help in filing his returns?
Politicians camoflage taxes in several ways. SF Mayor Gavin Newsome calls it a "fee". San Franciscans wrote in with their own ideas for "fees".
The Tax Poem (this use to be funnier)
The simplest explanation of how the U.S. tax system works ever. Beer drinkers and who pays the freight in the United States. From an economics professor at the University of Georgia.
$9 trillion in debt. $60 trillion in unfunded forward obligations. Dollar index below 75. Double-digit inflation. $100 oil and $800 gold. All, apparently, due to the economic terrorism of one Montana tax protester.
Sherry Peel Jackson, a former IRS revenue agent and certified public accountant, told a federal jury Tuesday she was sure she did not have to file income tax returns. But after less than 30 minutes of deliberations, the jury convicted Jackson of fail
Just as American taxpayers relaxed the death-grip on their pocketbooks, along comes another chapter in the eternal Texas cage-match between hard-pressed U.S. workers and the Democrat Party tax writers.
Halloween can be a very scary time for many, especially little ones, who wind up with nightmares after listening to all the tales of witches, ghosts, and goblins. However, nothing can be as frightening or terrifying as when congress messes around wi
Immigration agents are busy with many tasks, but not too busy to take up the cause of enslaved blow-up dolls. Your tax dollars work overtime in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.