Category Archives: Taxes

What would the electoral map look like of only thsoe who paid taxes voted

Based on CNN exit polling, here is a map of how the Electoral College vote would look like if ONLY those who paid federal income taxes got to vote. Advertisements

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New Tax Hikes Motivating Small Businesses to Sell

Going Galt. Wall Street Journal: A looming increase in the capital-gains tax rate next year is fueling sales of some privately-held businesses. Many business owners—mostly founders who could gain a lot from a sale—are looking to close deals before next … Continue reading

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Bruce Springsteen: Runs a fake farm to avoid paying taxes

Posted by Kate Dalzell Singer and liberal activist Bruce Springsteen is well … a man of the people. “He stands up for the little guy. A regular blue-collar Joe. A union man. A bona fide working-class hero. And, when he’s … Continue reading

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Illinois Raises Business Taxes: Jimmy Johns Corporation Leaves the State

Wealth goes where it is treated well. It should be the first rule of economics. When a bunch of radicalized leftists in Illinois demonize you for daring to start a good business and create jobs why stay? News Gazette: CHAMPAIGN … Continue reading

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CEO Steve Wynn Blasts Obama: He doesn’t know how the economy works (video)

Well Steve, few leftists do. Why? Because to the left economics isn’t a science, it is a method of politics to social engineer and expand their power.

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Romney Promises to Lower Tax Rates to Reagan Levels (video)

Lets hope he keeps this promise, but even so, his plan, even if it becomes law, might not be bold enough to help solve the economic, fiscal and finance problems we are facing today.

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AWESOME: Allen West’s Labor Day Speech to The Palm Beach Tea Party (video)

Delivered like only Allen West can deliver it. How can anyone not like this man?

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Indiana Senate Candidate Votes Against His Own State’s Major Employers

  Joe Donnelly is a member of the House of Representatives in Indiana’s 2nd Congressional District (South Bend) and is running for Senate in Indiana against Republican Dick Mourdock. In the interests of full disclosure, Joe is my Congressman and I have … Continue reading

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Cook Medical Scraps Plans to Expand Production in USA Because of ObamaCare Tax: Looking to Go Overseas

When it comes to jobs Obama has proven to be the great destroyer. Papa John: I must raise pizza prices if ‘Obamacare’ survives – LINK McDonald’s: ObamaCare will cost us $420,000,000 per year in new costs – LINK Fox News: An Indiana … Continue reading

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CBO: Obama Wrong About Wealthy Paying Less

Since the Bush tax cuts “the rich” have been paying a larger share of the federal tax pie, but that pie has been shrinking as more wealth flees the country, more of the wealthy expatriate, more jobs leave the country, … Continue reading

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Paul Ryan Video: Saving Medicare and the Path to Prosperity, Visualized

Watch and learn. Three short videos. Full script of  “Paul Ryan, Saving Medicare, Visualized” can be found at: http://budget.house.gov/fy2012budget/medicare.htm

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AFL/CIO Gives $206.7 Million to Obama, Gets 40% of All ObamaCare Waivers

This is is AFL/CIO Union President Richard Trumka. He said that government should take over all private business, who speaks in front of communist revolutionary groups, and has a long history of violence. Trumka brags that he talks to the … Continue reading

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Sweden’s Conservative Economic Recovery Continues

Related: Sweden turns to Reagan’s economic reforms and it’s working – LINK Matt Kibbe at Forbes: With Most Of Europe Still On Its Back, Sweden Tries Policies That Actually Work. While the rest of Europe and the United States have … Continue reading

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Paul Ryan Rant: Entrepreneurial Capitalism vs Crony Capitalism (video)

Paul Ryan doing what he does best!

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Must See: ObamaCare and Health Insurance Expert C. Steven Tucker in Extended Interview (video)

These are the most important facts you need to know. Lies about ObamaCare: Dissecting ObamaCare: ObamaCare Provisions Heading Towards Single-Payer Government Insurance Solutions to Health Care Insurance

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CBO: Employers to be hit with $4 billion more in ObamaCare taxes than expected

Washington Examiner: Business owners will pay $4 billion more in taxes under President Obama’s Affordable Care Act (ACA)  than the Congressional Budget Office had previously expected. “According to the updated estimates, the amount of deficit reduction from penalty payments and … Continue reading

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Do You Qualify for the New Obamacare Tax/Penalty?

Of course, if your health insurance plan is “too good” you run into the “Cadillac Health Plan Tax”. The tax is not indexed for inflation so eventually you are taxed to hell if you do and taxed to hell if … Continue reading

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Did the Bush tax cuts fail?

Via the RSC: Why weren’t even more jobs created during the Bush years? Because we were at full employment for 5.5 years. John Merline says “A key attack line in President Obama’s campaign stump speech these days is to claim … Continue reading

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IAC: Previous IPCC Reports failed to meet basic academic standards; Participants “too political”

I have been waiting for this for a long time. When I was in college finishing my latest degree I was making many of these very same claims about global warming alarmist nonsense as the IAC report below. Leftist students … Continue reading

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France passes new 75% tax rate, wealthy and productive expatriate

This is what happens when you punish success in some vein attempt at “getevenwithemism” so that the far left feels like it got it’s pound of flesh. But now those wealthy and productive will not be spending money in France, … Continue reading

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CIS: 57% of illegal immigrant households on welfare…

Lets see there are about 20 million illegal aliens….. Center for Immigration Studies: Among the findings: In 2009 (based on data collected in 2010), 57 percent of households headed by an immigrant (legal and illegal) with children (under 18) used … Continue reading

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Taxmageddon: A slew of new taxes to hit in 2013

Heritage: http://thf_media.s3.amazonaws.com/2012/pdf/ib3558.pdf Starting January 1, 2013, Americans will face a $494 billion tax increase, the highest ever in one year. According to The Washington Post, congressional aides started calling it “Taxmageddon“—a chilling reference fit for an apocalyptic nightmare. Federal Reserve … Continue reading

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CNN: Obama’s tax plan today will cut GDP growth in half (video)

CNN has been at the bottom of the ratings heap for some time. Maybe their new angle is to actually do good journalism and that would be a welcome change. Will it last? I wouldn’t bet on it, but I … Continue reading

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Study: In Maryland, Higher Taxes Chase Out Rich

This is not a surprise. Wealth goes where it is treated well and as we saw on the last Census people are voting with their feet to Republican controlled states. I first reported on this back in 2009 when Maryland … Continue reading

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The head of Barack Obama’s “Jobs Council”, is moving even more jobs and infrastructure to China

Attacking the few companies that Bain Capital invested in that had to do some outsourcing to survive is the Obama Administration’s attack plan against Mitt Romney. But after setting up a jobs program for illegal aliens you would think that … Continue reading

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Americans Making Over $50,000 a Year Paid 93.3 % of All Taxes in 2010

Always keep in mind the difference between the productive middle class, the rich and the super rich – LINK – LINK – LINK – LINK. The Democrat leadership makes like there is no difference for reasons you will discover in … Continue reading

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Prof. Paul Moreno: A Short History of Congress’s Power to Tax

The case against Roberts’ preposterous ruling just keeps building. Law Professor Paul Moreno: The Supreme Court has long distinguished the regulatory from the taxing power. In 1935, Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins was fretting about finding a constitutional basis for … Continue reading

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John Kartch: Five major ObamaCare taxes that will impact you in 2013

There are 21 new taxes in ObamaCare several of which target the chronically ill and disabled – LINK – LINK – LINK. John Kartch: Six months from now, in January 2013, five major ObamaCare taxes will come into force: 1. … Continue reading

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The ObamaCare Mandate Is Worse Than You Think (video)

http://www.alliancedefensefund.org/ObamaCare

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CBS News: National Debt grew more under Obama in 3 years than Bush in 8.

The elite media will often report news like this on their web site so they can say they reported it, but don’t expect it to be highlighted in the evening broadcast… CBS: (CBS News) The National Debt has now increased … Continue reading

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