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This will be a brief teaser for labor day... Why, is the middle class (labor) suffering so much today..... US Corporations get around the US's high tax rate of 35% by stashing money offshore. The ...
by kavips
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2014 at 10:27 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Last year Ralph Nader wrote to Tim Cook , the CEO of Apple: "Corporations and their attorneys like to be judged as 'persons' under our constitutions and laws. So it is entirely appropriate to judge ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 63 comments on Thu Jul 04, 2013 at 03:29 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
It's pretty common knowledge that CNBC is a very pro-business cable TV show, excluding the fact that they also air the show "American Greed". In some ways it's odd, as their sister station (MSNBC) ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Jun 15, 2013 at 05:27 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
One year ago the Citizens for Tax Justice stirred controversy with a report highlighting 280 corporate tax-dodgers, highlighting companies they said were paying under the 35 percent federal income ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Apr 12, 2013 at 01:22 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
I really hope U.S. Senator Carl Levin (D. MI) doesn't retire in 2014. If Washington D.C. is so hell bent on passing a deal to avoid the fiscal cliff, it better include Levin's suggestion: http://...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 07:45 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Today Bill Clinton suggested that the corporate tax rate is too high and needs to be lowered.
by Sagebrush Bob
Comment Count 134 comments on Sun Jul 03, 2011 at 08:07 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Republicans and teahadists are fond of proclaiming that the United States has the highest corporate tax rate in the world. Of course this is not true. While the US has a graduated corporate income ...
by edg
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Apr 12, 2011 at 01:31 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Jon Stewart was mightily pissed off last night over the story that GE essentially paid nothing in federal corporate taxes last year. And at the same time that these greedy public workers are living ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Mar 29, 2011 at 04:45 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
Ok, so I go onto First Read this afternoon and find this . While I was entertained by a ...
by Spot Cat
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Jul 28, 2008 at 02:05 PM PDT with 2 Recommends