(NaturalNews) The threat of being subjected to a government sugar tax is prompting British beverage manufacturers to reduce sugar content by more than 50 percent in their products.
Every presidential election brings with it a renewed debate on taxes: should tax rates be increased or decreased (which in turn forces economists to break out their textbooks to brush up on their Laffer curve definitions)?
Lowering the corporate tax rate appears to be all the rage. Donald Trump has promised a cut to 15 percent from 35 percent in the U.S., and British Prime Minister Theresa May has pledged to make the U.K.'s corporate tax the lowest in the G-20, which w
The rise of bitcoin and other forms of digital currency is fueling a wealth of questions about tax enforcement: what sort of tax treatment guidelines exist for digital currencies? How are tax reporting agencies responding to the large number of digit
From Enron to Bernie Madoff, at the end of every great American financial scandal, the totality of the perpetrators' greed seems to be matched only by the public's incredulity at how such a thing could be allowed to happen.
Elon Musk is a visionary. He thinks he will build a spaceship to take rich people to Mars, and make a profit. He also thinks he will produce an electric car he can sell at a profit.
Irwin Schiff was legally murdered by the government October 16, 2015. Irwin Schiff, who was imprisoned for his resistance to the federal income tax. Efforts by his son, the noted financial commentator Peter Schiff, to secure his release from prison
In my previous post, I raised some questions and pointed out problems with an argument against those who say "taxation is theft."
Gov't still runs $587 billion deficit despite collecting record taxes
In this video, Rachel Blevins looks at the latest debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump over taxes, and points out the biggest problem that both candidates refuse to address.
"The fact is that the government, like a highwayman, says to a man: Your money, or your life. And many, if not most, taxes are paid under the compulsion of that threat. The government does not, indeed, waylay a man in a lonely place, spring upon hi
If you've been a reader of this letter for any length of time, you know I hate taxes.
Word to the wise: when you play a rigged game in a mobster-run casino, don't expect to walk away with all your winnings. But you already knew that, didn't you?
In the aftermath of the EU's latest escalation in its tax war with US multinational corporations, the rebuke from the US was swift, stretching from the US Treasury all the way to Congress: