My question to each of you is; WHY? Why should I be sending any of our hard earned money to Washington?
But we notice in this article that Rep. Rangel and Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner don't have to worry about IRS fines, penalties and interest because the rules are for you and me. Not for them.
White House spokesman Robert Gibbs was asked by far the most provocative question of the day: why tax-evasion problems landed actor Wesley Snipes in jail but seem inconsequential to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner?
"For too long, international family planning assistance has been used as a political wedge issue, the subject of a back and forth debate that has served only to divide us," Obama said. "I have no desire to continue this stale and fruit
Under pressure from federal authorities, the Swiss bank UBS is closing the hidden offshore accounts of its well-heeled American clients, potentially allowing their secrets to spill into the open.
Everything you ever needed to know about the income tax.
With oil prices at a four-year low, now is the time to act. We must increase the gas tax to cut consumption, generate revenue to repair roads, finance mass transit and and put us on a path toward true energy independence.
The IRS can rule that its lien will be secondary to another lien, such as that of a lending institution, if it determines that taking a subordinate position will ultimately help with the collection of the tax debt. [anything to get the booty]
Tax all he has - Then let him know - That you won't be done - Till he has no dough.
Rep.Louie Gohmert, (R-TX) want to stop taxes from being paid for at least one year to stimulate the economy.
The tax cuts were instated by President Bush and discontinuing them was a key promise of Obama's campaign for the presidency.
Lawmakers and trade organizations representing the shoe industry are trying to stomp out a shoe tax that is hidden in the cost of shoes and was levied during the Great Depression.
Barack Obama as Robin Hood and why spreading the wealth does not work. “Makers and Takers” isn’t “Spreading the Wealth for Dummies”–because spreading the wealth historically is for dummies.
UBS AG, the world's largest bank to the rich, has passed on information about 70 clients to U.S. authorities investigating tax evasion, a move that may undermine Switzerland's prized bank secrecy, the Washington Post reported.
President-elect Barack Obama plans to push ahead with a middle-class tax cut soon after taking office Rahm Emanuel said Obama would not postpone a tax increase for families earning more than $250,000 a year despite the deepening economic gloom.
Benjamin Franklin said that nothing in this world is certain except death and taxes [intriguing juxtaposition]. When death is not an option and the world is maximizing the uncertainty, taxes look like an intriguing career alternative.
This video won the Tax Foundation’s competition for best YouTube video explaining the problems with the corporate income tax. [thanks, Radley Balko]
President Bush, who has made international aid a cornerstone of his foreign policy, warned against cutting U.S. assistance to impoverished nations in the midst of the financial turmoil arguing that doing so would undermine America's economy, nati
The Commerce Department, for instance, recently requested artists' bids to paint a likeness of Secretary Carlos Gutierrez, who has served since 2005. The contract pays up to $35,000, and Gutierrez gets to select the winning painter
Stossel starts by taking a look at taxes and learns Americans pay more in taxes than in food, clothing and shelter combined.His investigation finds some federal programs have trouble even keeping track of their funds, much less spending them wisely.
IRS agents posing as accountants or tax preparers and saying, “I’m not sure if that deduction is entirely legal, but it’ll save you $1,000. Want to take it?”
The bailout bill also gives the Internal Revenue Service new authority to conduct undercover operations. It would immunize the IRS from a passel of federal laws, including permitting IRS agents to run businesses for an extended sting operation, to op
My name is Wendall Dennis, I am a 74 years old, stroke retired carpenter, A former Texan, now residing with my wife of 49 years in the Culdesac Idaho area. The analysis of the “experts” on the financial bailout, reveals either how out of toucRead Letter
Defying a federal law that prohibits U.S. clergy from endorsing political candidates from the pulpit, an evangelical Christian minister told his congregation that voting for Sen. Barack Obama would be evidence of "severe moral schizophrenia.**QQ
Now the evil "powers that be" in an incestuous collusion are collaborating to steal 2300.00 per American to give to Wall Street to pay for worthless paper transactions that will make our paper dollar worth even less. Mad King George and his
In an economy gone sour, local governments seeking new sources of tax revenue have begun hungrily eyeing their residents' monthly cell phone bills. But some members of Congress would like to block that, which has sparked a debate in Washington ab
Representative Charles B. Rangel has earned more than $75,000 in rental income from a villa he has owned in the Dominican Republic since 1988, but never reported it on his federal or state tax returns, according to a lawyer for the congressman and do
The following 2 blogs explain how we, in North America, have been supposedly converted into State owned slaves: Blog 1: The NAME GAME Explained Recent research here in Canada shows that the income tax is imposed based upon the 'propertyRead Letter
It took seven years, but Charles Ulrich did something many people dream about, but few succeed at: He beat the IRS in a tax dispute. Not only that, but tax experts say potentially millions of other taxpayers could benefit from his victory.
The Alliance Defense Fund (ADF) is actively recruiting pastors to challenge the so-called, “Johnson Law” on September 28 and preach a sermon from the pulpit in which they will advocate the support of particular candidates...