Everyone likes to talk about all this corruption, wring their hands, get PO'd, write about it in comments sections, but no one ever does anything.
You say we'll beat them at the ballot box with Trump, while I hope that's true, at the same time you're seeing all the corruption I'm seeing with Wikileaks and the corrupt bought and paid for press, so what makes you or I think this election will be fair, not rigged, any election for that matter?Read more
The withholding tax law makes it nearly impossible for citizens to have an effect. Should we be able to pay our taxes the way we pay our Visa or power bill things would be totally different.
No withholding tax. No FICA by the citizen or his employer. Write a check or pick up the phone or go on line and pay it monthly. Keep the same penalties in place for tax non-payment.
See how the government becomes responsive to 10 million disgruntled citizens who simultaneously withhold the payment for a month or two.Read more
As an accountant I am amazed at the "tax" rhetoric. As a US citizen you are required to pay the taxes you "legally owe" under tax law.
There is a difference between legally "avoiding" taxes, and illegally "evading" taxes. Using legal shelters, and deductions are not a criminal offense.Read more
It's funny how corporate tax loopholes are only an issue for Republicans...every 4 years. Corporations like General Electric, Google, Apple, Facebook & Goldman Sachs all exploit the complex tax laws our corrupt politician/lawyers have created.
If these loopholes are SO evil...and Donald Trump is evil for using them...why didn't Hillary Clinton, or the other corrupt lawyers in Washington DC, ever try to fix them? Because those companies give the corrupt lawyers millions of dollars in campaign contributions...that's why.Read more