...I had something more important to do than 'preach to the choir'...
Wednesday’s deadline for filing income tax returns offered some Americans a timely excuse to vent their frustrations as demonstrators attended more than 750 Tax Day tea parties in cities like Boston, Washington, East Hampton, N.Y., and Yakima, Wash.
First, a truck was to dump a million bags of tea onto tarps in Lafayette Square. But it ran into permit trouble and was turned away. Then rally organizers showed up outside the Treasury Department. But they lacked proper permission
Be careful what you ask for, so you can get what you want.
A Chart that shows where your federal tax money goes
During a three-year period, while earning more than $450,000, he did not pay a dime to the U.S. Treasury or D.C. government. Irving had not stumbled upon an obscure tax loophole. Authorities say the respected homicide investigator was participating i
Host Cenk Uygur does his best to trivialize the Tea Parties but is noticeably impressed with their effectiveness. And he couldn’t help but call the Tea Parties, “tea bag parties” following MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow who set a record on her show the other
As a deep recession strips Americans of their jobs, homes and investments, the 2009 U.S. tax season promises to see a large uptick in first-time delinquent income taxpayers. "Our calls are up 280 percent," said
[With April 15th approaching] It is a good time to contemplate the effects of big government and what it does to our country. The income tax is one of the most egregious encroachments on our liberties today.
A Tea Party checklist.
How can that be?
Type in the amount of money you paid in taxes last year and see a dollar breakdown of where your money went. The greedy hand....Entered By: Powell Gammill
If so, then I hope you will extend to the rest of us the consideration we are giving you.
"The reason people can live here, can bear it without a social explosion, is that there's this underground cushion that allows people to earn, to live," said Steinko, the sociology professor. "We could call it a safety net."
By 1776, the American Revolution was about many things. The list of grievances produced by the Continental Congress in its Declaration of Independence — “a long train of abuses and usurpations,” as Jefferson put it — included complaints about
Freedom has been lost to envy. Americans no longer know what freedom is. Historically, the definition of a free person is one who owns his own labor. Serfs and slaves do not own all of their own labor. An income tax is inconsistent with the definitio
An IRS training program called the Adrian Project was held at Pittsburg State Univ., giving students a real world simulation including badge and fake gun. The goal is to help accounting and criminal justice students who are interested in the career.
U.S. congressional budget analysts have raised their estimate of the net cost to taxpayers for the government's financial rescue program to $356 billion, an increase of $167 billion from earlier estimates.
The US Justice Department has launched about 100 criminal investigations into major American investors of Swiss banking giant UBS. Some clients had US and other citizenship and were considered a "flight risk" and were not eligible for an IR
Becoming Illegal (Actual letter from an Pennsylvania resident and sent to his Senator)
Just hum along as you do your taxes this month and know, your hard earned money is being spent faster than anyone could ever pay it back! Here's the link: http://susie1114.com/10percentisgoodenough.html
I have maintained for some time that taxation is government’s most criminal enterprise and that it is, in fact, a form of slavery. Yet it continues to baffle me that so many people cannot or will not see the obvious truth in these statements and ins
An Internal Revenue Service agent who audits taxpayers in California has agreed to plead guilty to cheating on his own taxes. In a plea agreement filed Monday in Orange County, 43-year-old Jim H. Liu (LOO) of Diamond Bar admitted that he filed a t
This is an appropriate video for the tax season. And it is nice to hear the prophetic Beatles' song once again set to a message.
Many non-smokers have said this new tobacco tax doesn't affect them. Think again! When the Children's Health Insurance Reauthorization Act of 2009 goes into effect on April 1, 2009, there will be unintendeRead Letter
The agency has drafted a plan that significantly lowers a penalty that applies to wealthy Americans who hide money overseas in secret accounts ... to lure out of hiding scores of wealthy people who must come forward and declare their accounts in orde
Jarred by a cool reception from the White House and fears of unintended consequences across the financial world, Senate leaders are likely to delay until late next month legislation to punitively tax bonuses at banks and investment firms that receive
Contrary to popular belief, not filing income tax returns is not a crime.
"How do you prevent a class war? How do you stop people from starting or joining tax resistance movements? Well, believe it or not, you start a race war."
At least 13 firms receiving billions of dollars in bailout money owe a total of more than $220 million in unpaid federal taxes, a key lawmaker said. "This is shameful. It is a disgrace," said Lewis, D-Ga. "We are going to get to the bo