Blog Archives

The United States 32nd in the World on Business Taxes

business taxes

Number 32. That’s our global rank for business taxes. Yep. The largest economy in the world comes in at an unspectacular number 32 when it comes to how we tax our businesses. But it’s far worse than it sounds. There

Posted in Taxes Tagged with: , , , ,

Mississippi Has 2nd Amendment Sales Tax Break

gun seller

It is a 2nd Amendment sales tax break! Just about anything firearm-related will not be subject to a sales tax for the weekend of the 5th through the 7th. As of this writing, it’s still going on, but by the

Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, Taxes Tagged with: ,

IRS Employee Faces 20 Years for Stealing from People’s Refunds in Elaborate Scheme

IRS agent

This reminds me of that scene in The Princess Bride where the man in black played by Cary Elwes approaches Wallace Shawn’s character Vizzini who’s holding Princess Buttercup at knifepoint. After a little dialogue, Vizzini states:  “You’re trying to kidnap

Posted in Corruption, Crime, Scandal, Taxes Tagged with: , ,

Burger King Wants To Pay Fewer Taxes, Liberals Call It A Betrayal Of The American People

tim hortons

“Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.” – Calvin Coolidge People just love to be outraged. Being publicly offended or indignant is like injecting heroine directly into the veins of your ego. Being offended feels good because

Posted in Business, LIberalism, Taxes Tagged with: , , ,

Obama Tax Hikes Driving Burger King to Canada

Burger King Tim Hortons

One of the main campaign points that Obama kept hammering Mitt Romney with in 2012 was that he moved jobs overseas by moving companies out of the US. Joe Biden, like the good parrot he is kept repeating the same

Posted in Business, Homosexuality, Taxes Tagged with: , , , , , ,

High Taxes Lead to Cigarette Black Market

buying cig

Liberals and other big government types think that by heavily taxing certain things, it’ll serve as a disincentive for people to buy those particular things. Like gasoline. The feds want higher gas taxes to “wean” people off dirty fossil fuels

Posted in Crime, Economy, Taxes Tagged with: , ,

Taxes Force Businesses Overseas

cut-taxes

Our business friendly climate made our country great. We became the world’s lone superpower thanks mainly to our dynamic and flexible economy… and that economy was born out of a low tax, low regulation society. But times they-are-a-changing… Today businesses

Posted in Economy, Taxes Tagged with: , , , ,

“Anti-Capitalist” Filmmaker Michael Moore Owns Nine Homes

Michael Moore

I’m so sick of these hypocrites. Michael Moore says he hates capitalism. He’s apparently for income equality. He opposes the two-facedness of American politics and religion. But Michael Moore has gotten rich off of his anti-capitalistic message. Like many leftists,

Posted in LIberalism, Taxes Tagged with: , , , , ,

Video: New York Cops Choke Asthmatic to Death for Selling Untaxed Cigarettes

police kill

Eric Garner was a 400-pound man with several ailments, including asthma, which made it difficult for him to find work. Being a father of six, he had to find other ways to make money, which apparently included selling untaxed cigarettes.

Posted in Law Enforcement, Police State, Taxes Tagged with: , ,

House Cuts IRS Tax Enforcement Budget

IRS tax enforcement

The IRS received a blow today as the Republican-controlled house cut the budget for tax enforcement by over $1 billion—nearly 25%. Most of me is very happy about this, since the IRS is really lame and everyone knows it. But

Posted in Taxes Tagged with: , ,

Why Tax Breaks Aren’t Enough

Tax Breaks Not Enough

Since the Reagan days, conservatives have regularly emphasized how beneficial tax breaks are for the economy. And don’t get me wrong, I’m all for cutting taxes. But what many people don’t get is that the beloved Reaganomics were heavily weighted toward

Posted in Taxes Tagged with: , , ,