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I’m a bit surprised that [http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/24/us/politics/documents-show-details-on-romney-family-trusts.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all THIS] story, on page A14 of today’s NY Times, hasn��
by bobswern
Comment Count 128 comments on Fri Aug 24, 2012 at 07:49 AM PDT with 413 Recommends
On tonight's Last Word , Lawrence O'Donnell said it: Romney won't release his tax returns because he can't. The "F" word is "Felony".
by Eddie L
Comment Count 221 comments on Wed Aug 15, 2012 at 07:55 PM PDT with 295 Recommends
Overnight, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists broke open a new scandal involving the Koch Brothers intricate plan, dubbed "Project Snow", to dodge taxes.
by Tasini
Comment Count 125 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 04:52 AM PST with 291 Recommends
Jasson Cherkis, of Huffington Post reports that Mitt Romney's 2010 Tax Disclosure May Be Lacking 'Unrelated Business' Form. This is in addition to the previously discussed lack of the itemization ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 67 comments on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 04:38 AM PDT with 166 Recommends
1] Tax avoidance The New York Times hits the nail on the head Yes, the I.R.S. may have been worse than clumsy in considering an avalanche of applications for nonprofit status under the tax code, ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 71 comments on Thu May 16, 2013 at 02:21 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
Today, direct protest actions were held at over 40 Starbucks cafes across the UK in response to revelations that the company had not paid any taxes since 2009. The protests, which simultaneously ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat Dec 08, 2012 at 08:03 AM PST with 109 Recommends
Yes, the Bain thing is working, and we need to keep at it. (I've done my bit .) But I sense another chink in the teflon armor, one which will resonate with voters, who resent "freeloaders" who don'...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Jul 05, 2012 at 12:03 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
Corporations, my friend, are people who shouldn't pay taxes. Yeah, that's the ticket. Last week, the Obama administration issued new ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Sep 28, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
After OWS introduced the damaging (to right-wing interests) framing of the 99% vs the 1%, many on the right tried to retort by complaining about the "47%"--those folks whose net income (adjusted ...
by EngineerScotty
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri Aug 03, 2012 at 03:05 PM PDT with 57 Recommends
Reckless Wall Street banksters get taxpayer-funded bailouts. Billionaires get tax breaks. Corporations like GE and Bank of America pay absolutely no federal income taxes. But workers don’t get ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Apr 01, 2011 at 07:25 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
The "Double Dutch with a Swiss Side" is not on the menu at Starbucks. It is a tax avoidance scheme they have now been forced to abandon at least in part after pressure from the UK tax authorities, ...
by Lib Dem FoP
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Apr 16, 2014 at 11:43 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Yeah, he did it again (video from Lawrence O'Donnell's The Last Word ):
by Steven D
Comment Count 60 comments on Thu Feb 02, 2012 at 12:41 PM PST with 44 Recommends
This could be big. TPM is reporting that Senator Carl Levin (
by TomP
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 09:00 AM PST with 42 Recommends
In yet another closed door meeting with Wisconsin business, Scott Walkers hand picked representatives are getting the Mitt Romney 47% treatment as a video has now been released after the Wisconsin ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Jan 03, 2014 at 03:11 PM PST with 34 Recommends
If you think Apple's legal-ish tax avoidance is maddening (they paid less than 2% ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Jun 07, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Only someone as reckless and treasonous as Secessionist Sarah could somehow claim that paying taxes is NOT patriotic. All these wing nuts do is go on and on about freedom this and freedom that. Well ...
by Dirk McQuigley
Comment Count 35 comments on Mon Oct 06, 2008 at 07:15 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
People may be thinking that London under Occupation may be a little over the top to describe the situation for Londoners living under Olympic rule for the next 18 days, but that is in many way an ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 48 comments on Sun Jul 29, 2012 at 03:00 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
The corporate thieves running U.S.-based corporations are just counting the days until Carl Levin heads off to retirement at the end of this term. It was Levin, you may recall, who looked at Goldman ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed May 21, 2014 at 02:22 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
It's not "breaking news" because it's pretty common knowledge that corporate America--or, more accurately, American-based corporations--is treated differently allowing it to rob the public, day ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 01:13 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Cross-posted from Middle Class Political Economist .
by Kenneth Thomas
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 05:01 PM PDT with 21 Recommends