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Trump’s New Ploy to Force Electricity Customers, Taxpayers to Bailout Uneconomic Coal and Nuclear...

WASHINGTON - Media outlets reported earlier today that the Trump Administration is considering using the Defense Production Act - a relic of the Cold...

Five Tax Myths Debunked

Tax Day has come and gone. Maybe you have a big bill from Uncle Sam or maybe you got a fat refund. Either way,...

IRS payment website crashes on tax day – Russia to blame? — RT US...

It’s that time of year that all Americans love: tax day. Fortunately, for some of those...

Crimes of a Monster: Your Tax Dollars at Work

by John W. Whitehead / April 16th, 2018 Is ours a government of the people, by the people, for the people, or a kakistocracy rather,...

Death By a Thousand Tax Cuts

Every year at this time, US taxpayers (who bother to read news) are treated to a parade of stories about taxes and tax policy....
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Video: GOP Tax Bill is Even Worse Than We Think

The secretive Senate Republican tax bill is one of the largest wealth transfers to elites in US history, and economist James Henry says its...

New ‘nanny state’ sugar tax is ‘counterproductive,’ critics say (VIDEO) — RT UK News

A sugar tax on drinks has come into force aiming to tackling Britain’s obesity crisis,...

Under GOP Tax Law, Top 1% Get Extra $33,000 per Year. The Poor? $40

Demonstrators against the Republican tax bill rally outside the US Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November 30, 2017. (Photo: Saul Loeb /...

While Workers Get Crumbs, GOP Tax Scam Analysis Details $25 Billion ‘Bonanza’ for Big...

"The oil and gas industry benefitted to the tune of billions of dollars from the Trump tax cut bill... And you didn't." "This oil company...

UK cop accidentally fines himself for untaxed vehicle — RT UK News

A police officer has made an embarrassing error... accidentally prosecuting himself for an untaxed vehicle...

Gender Equality Cannot Be Achieved Without Tax Reform for Multinational Companies

Women's organisations in developing countries can be proud of themselves. Thanks to their struggles, more states have adopted laws to promote gender equality at work. Overall, women...

The GOP’s Internet Tax

WSJ | Some Republicans want to stuff a state sales web tax in the omnibus. Read more

Military Art: Canada’s Tax Dollars at Work Creating Propaganda

Would it surprise you to learn the Canadian military spends millions on art and history? Until April the Canadian War Museum is hosting an exhibition...

Google founder launches self-flying taxi — RT US News

A new flying car has been unveiled by Google co-founder Larry Page’s Kitty Hawk company. The...
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Video: Keiser Report: Tax Cut Struggle (E1198)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the tax cut struggle for Democrats...

Corporations Are Spending Their Tax Cut — on Themselves

Remember last year when Donald Trump and his congressional Trumpeteers bragged that their “yuge” tax cut for corporations would spark a “yuge” corporate spending...

The Obamacare Tax Penalty Is(n’t) Dead

(Photo: Valeri Potapova / Shutterstock) Rick, Patrick and Michael recently commented on Covered California's Facebook page, urging others to ditch health insurance because: "No more fines or penalties!!! Trump...

Punish China by Taxing Americans – Antiwar.com Blog

Every special interest has a pitch on how to get government benefits at the expense of everyone else. This week...

Media Parroting ‘$1000 Bonus!’ Stories Helped Give Trump’s Tax Cuts Majority Support

Washington Post (12/20/17) A New York Times/Survey Monkey poll last week revealed that, for the first time, a slim majority of Americans support last December’s...

The Tax Scam Is Starting to Sink In

It’s no fun being scammed. I distinctly remember looking for my first big city apartment and finding an ad that looked perfect. Beautiful picture, cheap...

Legislation Would Close Loopholes In Trump-GOP Tax Law that Incentivize Shifting Jobs/Profits Offshore

WASHINGTON - New legislation introduced today would end tax incentives that encourage multinational corporations to shift jobs and profits offshore that were enacted under...
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Video: ‘Attack against Christians’: Jerusalem church closes to protest Israeli tax plans

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, where Jesus is believed to have been crucified and buried, shut down indefinitely on Sunday in...

Cuomo Goes to War Against Republican Tax Plan

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo gives a thumbs up after speaking at a health care union rally at the Theater at Madison Square Garden,...

While Big Energy profits, US taxpayers pay for toxic clean up — RT US...

Taxpayers could be liable for $6 billion in cleanup costs of toxic hazards left by oil...

Data of 12,000+ users of US-based cryptocurrency exchange to be disclosed to tax officials...

Coinbase, a US-based cryptocurrency service, has informed its users that it must provide the data of...

Making Google and Facebook pay fair amount of tax could hurt UK, analysts warn...

Proposals for giant tech companies such as Google and Facebook to pay significantly more tax...

A Tax Cut for the 1%

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‘How much are you worth, Nancy?’ Pelosi heckled at Democrat anti-tax-cut town hall —...

Support for the Republican-enacted tax cuts is rising even as the Democrats are making it a...

German Taxpayer Finances Sharia Loving Refugee Who Has Two Wives and Six Children

A documentary about a Syrian family on Germany’s Spiegel TV has caused controversy in the country. The 32-year-old Ahmad A. lives with...

Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa’s New President, Known for Moving Profits to Offshore Tax Havens

African National Congress leader Cyril Ramaphosa has been confirmed as the new president of South Africa, after the former leader, Jacob Zuma, resigned from...
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Video: Cyril Ramaphosa, South Africa’s New President, Known for Moving Profits to Offshore Tax...

https://democracynow.org - African National Congress leader Cyril Ramaphosa has been confirmed as the new president of South Africa, after the former leader, Jacob Zuma,...

After Tax Cuts, Cisco Rewards Shareholders — Not Workers | Americans for Tax Fairness

WASHINGTON - Cisco Systems has just announced it will return to the U.S. $67 billion in offshore profits held in cash this quarter and...

Slave owner compensation was still being paid off by British taxpayers in 2015 —...

Bristol taxpayers in 2015 were still paying off debt borrowed by the government to “compensate”...

Pentagon Wins, American Taxpayers Lose – Antiwar.com Blog

President Trump has delivered his military budget request for 2019 that increases spending by 12 percent over 2017 spending. Designed...

Americans Hate the Tax Bill Because It Wasn’t Written for Them

It’s odd that Washington Republicans are so loudly crowing about their passage of the Trump-McConnell-Ryan tax law. Odd because the people outside of Washington...
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Video: NYC Taxi Driver Kills Himself at City Hall after Condemning Uber & Politicians...

https://democracynow.org - New York City taxi drivers held a vigil on Tuesday to honor livery car driver Douglas Schifter, who killed himself in front...
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Video: As Paul Ryan Touts a Secretary’s $1.50 Weekly Pay Hike, Koch Bros. Reap...

https://democracynow.org - This weekend, House Speaker Paul Ryan touted a story of a woman whose paycheck increased by $1.50 cents a week as a...

As Paul Ryan Touts a Secretary’s $1.50 Weekly Pay Hike, Koch Brothers Reap $1.4...

This weekend, House Speaker Paul Ryan touted a story of a woman whose paycheck increased by $1.50 cents a week as a major benefit...

The Flying Taxi of the Future

Electric 200mph 16-rotor 'megadrone' that can transform into a plane mid-air gets $100 million backing from Toyota and Intel Daily Mail February 3, 2018

Resigning Tory councillors cry ‘abuse’, forget to mention 400 percent council-tax hike — RT...

All the Tory councillors in a Northamptonshire town have resigned amid accusations of bullying by...

Tories challenged to release tax returns as Corbyn reveals what’s in his wallet —...

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has challenged British PM and rival Theresa May to publish her...

No, Big Corporations Shouldn’t Get Tax Breaks to Create Jobs

Governors and mayors insist that giving our tax dollars to corporations to lure them to move to our cities is good public policy. The...

Tory Brexiteers accused of using taxpayer cash to fund anti-EU campaigns — RT UK...

Hardline Brexit Tories are being accused of breaking parliamentary rules by funding anti-European Union campaigns...

Walmart’s Response to Tax Reform Highlights US Wealth Inequality

The GOP is still reveling in victory at finally overhauling the U.S. tax code, while conservative allies work the press to claim that the...

Air Force One refrigerator replacements to cost taxpayers $24mn — RT US News

Experts say Boeing's nearly $24 million contract to install two new refrigerators on Air Force One...
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Video: ‘It doesn’t have to be like this’ Thangam Debbonaire on destitution vs tax...

'It doesn't have to be like this' @ThangamMP tonight on homeless cold deaths, exploding child poverty, A&Es at breaking point, #colonialism, Edward Colston &...
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Video: Green dream goes wrong? German taxpayers have to pay more for renewable energy

Renewable energy benefits everyone, or so we are told. But it turns out that in Germany, the wind turbines are costing taxpayers money. RT...

The Hunt for Taxes – LewRockwell

COMMENT: Mr. Armstrong; I live in Germany. I wanted to send my father €200 for Christmas. I had to prove where the money came from....

Crisis-hit Ukip leader shares taxi receipt to distance himself from Meghan Markle race abuser...

The UKIP activist turned model who made racist remarks about Prince Harry’s fiancée and made...

Apple touts new job & investment initiatives on heels of tax reform — RT...

Apple has announced a “commitment” to create more than 20,000 new jobs in the US and...

‘New California’ declares independence from state, blames high taxes & poor services — RT...

A group hoping to breakaway from California because of high taxes and their unhappiness with how...
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Video: Virtually No Economist Believes the GOP Tax Bill Will Generate Much Growth

The $1.5 trillion growth dividends that Republicans project on their tax bill remained the same at 20% and at 21% , this shows that...
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Video: Merkel & Schulz blueprint’s to cap refugee inflow & scrap tax hike

The end is in sight for months of political deadlock in Germany after days of pre-emptive coalition talks have resulted in a breakthrough. READ...

London mayor accused of relaunching ‘Project Fear’ with taxpayer-funded Brexit report — RT UK...

A ‘hard Brexit’ could see 482,000 fewer jobs across the UK and nearly £50 billion...
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Video: South Korea readies ban on cryptocurrency trading as police & tax agency raid...

South Korea's justice minister has announced legislation is in the works to ban cryptocurrency trading after police and tax authorities reportedly raided the country's...

Walmart abruptly lays off 1,000s of workers, but raises pay for others due to...

Without any warning, Walmart closed dozens of Sam’s Club stores and laid off thousands of workers....

Branson’s health service avoids UK corporation tax while racking up millions in NHS profit...

Richard Branson’s Virgin Care Services has failed to pay any corporation tax in the UK,...

Tax Cuts as a Route to Cutting Social Security

Photo by frankieleon | CC by 2.0 Conservatives are fond of saying that if you give a man a fish you can feed him for...

Peers enjoy taxpayer-subsidized perks – even after they retire — RT UK News

Peers are facing a backlash for continuing to enjoy taxpayer-funded perks even after they retire...

UK minister threatens tech giants with large tax bills over terrorist threat — RT...

Published time: 1 Jan, 2018 09:57 Tech giants could be hit with a multimillion-pound tax...

With Tax Plan Safely Across Finish Line, Marco Rubio Admits GOP ‘Probably Went Too...

Now that the GOP's $1.5 trillion tax bill has passed both houses of Congress and been signed into law, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)—whose vote...

#GOPTaxScam Equals a Big Win for Investors in Mass Incarceration

Investors in the private prison industry in the U.S. will see major tax cuts under the new Republican tax law, making the unpopular law...
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Video: Keiser Report: Taxphoria (E1168)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the taxphoria causing a stock buying...

Sanders Rips ‘Desperate’ Right-Wingers for Taking His Tax Bill Comments ‘Completely Out of Context’

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Wednesday accused Republicans of launching a "desperate" effort to "spin their disastrous tax plan" by taking some of his...

Locking people up for cannabis possession costs taxpayers £13.5mn — RT UK News

Published time: 27 Dec, 2017 18:37 People caught in possession of cannabis and detained for...

The Trump Tax Scam: Corruption Rules

At long last, Donald Trump and his Republican co-dependents have a major piece of legislation they can use to show their “donors” and their...

Trump Told His Wealthy Mar-a-Lago Pals “You All Just Got a Lot Richer” Thanks...

President Trump talks with journalists after signing tax reform legislation into law in the Oval Office December 22, 2017, in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip...

The GOP Tax Bill Is an Attack on Those With Disabilities

President Donald Trump speaks about the passage of tax reform legislation on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, December 20,...

House approves tax overhaul bill — RT US News

The US House of Representatives voted again to pass a massive tax overhaul bill, after three...

Rosie O’Donnell in ‘bribery’ storm for offering senators $2mn to kill tax reform —...

Published time: 20 Dec, 2017 18:05 Edited time: 21 Dec, 2017 12:23 TV personality Rosie O’Donnell...

Trump Told His Wealthy Mar-a-Lago Pals ‘You All Just Got a Lot Richer’ Thanks...

In what was described as a rare moment of honesty, President Donald Trump reportedly told his wealthy friends dining at Mar-a-Lago Friday night that...

Trump signs tax cut & bill to avoid government shutdown — RT US News

Published time: 22 Dec, 2017 16:27 Edited time: 23 Dec, 2017 13:42 US President Donald Trump has signed the tax cut bill and the...

Trump’s Christmas Gift to Himself: Study Details How President Will Profit Off GOP Tax...

President Donald Trump has repeatedly described the Republican tax bill he signed into law on Friday as "an incredible Christmas gift" to low-income and...

Analysis by Congress's Official Scorekeeper Shows Final GOP Tax Bill Comes Nowhere Close to...

Jake Johnson, staff writerIn an analysis published on Friday, the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT)—Congress's official scorekeeper—concluded that the final Republican tax bill doesn't...

Leftitarian on the Tax Bill

Death and Taxes

(Khalil Bendib / OtherWords.org) The post Death and Taxes appeared first on OtherWords. This piece was reprinted from Other Words by RINF Alternative News with permission.

GOP Tax Bill: The Great American Heist

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Indivisible Statement on Senate Passage of the GOP Tax Scam

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Senate passes tax bill, but procedural snag in House delays delivery to Trump —...

Published time: 20 Dec, 2017 06:07 Edited time: 20 Dec, 2017 06:52 The tax bill passed...

UN Special Rapporteur Says Tax Bill Will Make the US “World Champion of Extreme...

As Congress prepares to vote on the controversial tax bill, the United Nations has issued a scathing report on poverty in the United States...
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Video: U.N. Special Rapporteur Says Tax Bill Will Make the U.S. “World Champion of...

https://democracynow.org - As Congress prepares to vote on the controversial tax bill, the United Nations has issued a scathing report on poverty in the...

‘Watching Funds Be Depleted to Pay for This Tax Bill Is Unacceptable’

Janine Jackson interviewed Rebecca Cokley about the GOP ‘Tax on Disability’ for the December 8, 2017, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited...

The Tax Cut and the Fake Trump Boom | By Robert Kuttner

With the economy producing rising growth rates and falling unemployment, will Donald Trump and the Republican tax bill be able to take political credit...

GOP Tax Plan Would Give 15 of America’s Largest Corporations a $236B Tax Cut:...

In "further proof that the Republican tax bill is a massive giveaway to the largest corporations in the country," a new report (pdf) prepared...

What Should Concern You About The GOP Tax Plan? It’s Not The Taxes

Imagine a world where politicians are bought and sold, not by corporations, but by religious activists hell-bent on policing your sex life. A world...

Senator Supports Tax Bill After Last-Minute Provision Would Personally Enrich Him

The Republican plan to overhaul the US tax code is now one step closer to passing, after Tennessee Republican Senator Bob Corker abruptly switched...
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Video: “CorkerKickback?”: Sen. Supports Tax Bill After Last-Minute Provision Would Personally Enrich Him

https://democracynow.org - The Republican plan to overhaul the U.S. tax code is now one step closer to passing, after Tennessee Republican Senator Bob Corker...
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Video: Kali Akuno: Tax Bill is One of Greatest Transfers of Wealth from Working...

https://democracynow.org - Republican lawmakers are pressing forward on a final vote on President Trump's tax plan, which would shower billions of dollars upon the...

John McCain Will Miss Tax Vote, but Senate Republicans Still Have Enough in Favor

As the Republican tax reform bill winds its way through Congress, two new developments have taken center stage: Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) won't be...

#CorkerKickBack Trends After Last-Minute Tax Giveaway Benefiting GOP Lawmakers Exposed

Though many initially shrugged it off as just the last domino to fall in terms of ending the myth that any Republican Party lawmaker...

Man With ALS Who Confronted Flake on Plane Has Just One Birthday Wish: ‘A...

Ady Barkan—the 33-year-old political activist who last week seized a chance enounter on an airplane to confront Republican Senator Jeff Flake from his home...

GOP releases final draft of tax reform bill — RT US News

Congressional Republicans have released the finalized text of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, as determined...

The GOP’s False Promises Emerge as Tax Bill Enters Reconciliation

In a political nail-biter, the GOP finally passed their tax reform bill in the Senate -- thanks in large part to a number of late-entrance amendments and lofty promises....

Indiana Grad Students Protesting Tax Bill Get a Lesson in Democracy for the Rich

Risking arrest, activists from Campus Action for Democracy occupy the office of US Rep. Trey Hollingsworth (R-Indiana) on December 11, 2017. The activists are...
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Video: Republicans Agree on Tax Bill “Of, By and For the Political Donor Class”...

https://democracynow.org - Republicans in Congress say they have reached a deal on final tax legislation that will overhaul the U.S. tax code, dramatically impacting...

Rubio threatens ‘No’ vote over child tax credit — RT US News

Florida Senator Marco Rubio (R) is threatening to vote against his party’s tax cut bill unless...

Russia or Corporate Tax Cuts: Which Would Comcast Rather MSNBC Cover?

Chris Hayes starting his MSNBC show, as he usually does, with Trump and the Russians. At the beginning of December, liberal TV hosts Chris Hayes...

Green Party Leaders Speak Out Against The Republican Tax Bill | Green Party of...

WASHINGTON - Green Party leaders took to video to speak against the Republican tax bill moving through Congress and called on all Americans to contact...

WaPo Nostalgic for Good Old Days of Trump Campaign Tax Lies

Trump’s “distinctive brand of economic populism” always promised massive benefits to the 1 percent and corporations. A Washington Post article (12/9/17) on the Republican tax...

Apple keeping $47bn of its own money deemed ‘windfall’ profit by tax reform critics...

There is growing opposition to the GOP and US President Donald Trump’s impending tax overhaul, as...

GOP Tax Plan Is Igniting a Movement for a Moral Economy

If you're expecting a gift card from your boss as an end-of-year bonus, enjoy it this year because you probably won't get one in...

‘You Can Save My Life’: Traveling on Same Plane, Man With ALS Confronts Sen....

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) boarded a plane leaving Washington, D.C. on Thursday, less than a week after voting for a tax bill that could...
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Video: Keiser Report: Tax Tyranny (E1159)

Check Keiser Report website for more: http://www.maxkeiser.com/ In this doubleheader episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss democracy – not dying in...

Your Taxpayer Dollars Are Funding Corporate Propaganda

While Congress hasn’t accomplished much in 2017, it did manage to pass a budget resolution — and within that budget, a sum of $3...

This Tax Plan Is Going to Cost a Lot More Than Advertised

House Republicans and Donald Trump are ballyhooing the wonders of their new tax plan. It’s called the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” which we’re...

In the Face of the GOP’s Class-War Tax Bill, Chicago Activists Voice Outrage in...

Chicago -- It's an unseasonably warm December 4 evening and a crowd of about 500 people, some wearing knitted pussy hats and recycled signs...

Maine’s Susan Collins Has Betrayed Seniors, Small Businesses and Rural Constituents by Voting for...

Sen. Susan Collins speaks at Fortune's Most Powerful Women summit in Washington, DC, on October 16, 2013. (Photo: Fortune Live Media) Welcome to Interviews for...

Everyone Hates This Tax Bill

As the Trump tax cuts fly through Congress at breakneck speed, one has to wonder: What’s the big rush? Surely a body known for gridlock...

How a Tax Bill Becomes Law

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The GOP Tax Plan Is Igniting a Movement for a Moral Economy

If you’re expecting a gift card from your boss as an end-of-year bonus, enjoy it this year because you probably won’t get one in...

Don’t Say ‘Lowering Taxes’ When You Mean ‘Lowering Taxes for the Rich’

The New York Times‘ Sheryl Gay Stolberg (11/29/17) reports that in passing a tax bill, Republicans are “doing what Republicans do best.” The New York...
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Video: Rep. Keith Ellison: GOP Tax Bill Would Reorder Society & Create “Hereditary Aristocracy”...

https://democracynow.org - On Saturday morning, Senate Republicans passed a nearly 500-page tax bill that will have dramatic impacts not only the U.S. tax ... Via...

The Tax Scam: Naming the Culprits | By Rick Claypool

It took quite a conspiracy of lies and mendacity to drive tax cuts for the superrich and giant corporations through both houses of Congress. The...

Montana Senator Jon Tester Blasts New Tax Bill in Viral Tweet

Senator Jon Tester was not pleased with the 1.5 trillion-dollar tax overhaul that passed through the Senate by the slimmest of margins 51-49, a...

Unless You’re Rich, the Economy Is Not Working for You — and the GOP...

Update: In the early hours of Saturday morning, Senate Republicans passed the tax overhaul. By this point we've all heard about the cartoonish immorality of...

Senate to Pass Monstrous Tax Cut Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky, speaks with reporters about the irresponsible Republican tax plan on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November...

Stranger things in the Republican tax bill — RT US News

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in the Senate in the early hours of Saturday...

Senate Passes Tax Overhaul Bill With Last-Minute Changes and Hand-Written Scribbles

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) walks to the Senate floor after saying to the media that Republicans have enough votes to pass the...

The GOP Tax Scam Two-Step: Explode the Deficit With Cuts for Rich, Then Screw...

As Senate Republicans proclaimed on Friday that they have the votes to pass a $1.5 trillion tax bill whose contents have been kept secret...

Senate passes GOP tax reform after frenzied last-minute changes — RT US News

Late into the night, the Senate passed the Republican bill to rewrite the American tax code....

Millions of Households Face Tax Increase or No Tax Benefit Under Senate GOP Bill...

Millions of households would face tax increases or get little from the Senate tax bill – even before most of its individual income tax...
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Video: Keiser Report: Fetid Swamp of US Tax Reform (E1156)

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the housing crisis as wealth transfer. In the second half, Max interviews Charles...

John McCain backs tax bill, as Senate GOP suspends vote for final tweaks —...

Senate Republicans are delaying their final vote on tax reform after heated debates nearly sent the...
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Video: Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Joseph Stiglitz: Trump Tax Plan to Worsen Inequality, Expand Loopholes

https://democracynow.org - Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz joins us to critique the Republican tax plan that could face a vote as early as...

Don’t Say ‘Lowering Taxes’ When You Mean ‘Lowering Taxes for the Rich’

The New York Times‘ Sheryl Gay Stolberg (11/29/17) reports that in passing a tax bill, Republicans are “doing what Republicans do best.” The New York...

New Report Underscores Massive Tax Giveaways to Private Jet Set | Institute for Policy...

WASHINGTON - The Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) today released a comprehensive report highlighting the massive tax giveaways extended by the tax bill under...
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Video: Abuses of Power: Heather McGhee on Matt Lauer, Trump, Sexual Assault, Patriarchy and...

https://democracynow.org - As NBC News fires Matt Lauer after accusations of “inappropriate sexual behavior,” our guest Heather McGhee, president of Demos, ... Via Youtube

As Senate Vote Looms, Resistance Mobilizes to Defeat ‘Pathetic, Disgraceful, Immoral’ GOP Tax Plan

Calling senators' offices and gathering at rallies nationwide, progressives mobilized Wednesday in order to defeat the Republican's Senate tax bill that could take place...

Tax reform one step closer as Senate procedural vote passes — RT US News

President Donald Trump’s plan to rewrite the American tax code for the first time in three...

Here Are the Four Biggest Lies Trump Told in His Final Tax Scam Sales...

President Donald Trump traveled to Missouri on Wednesday to deliver a final sales pitch for his party's deeply unpopular tax bill before it hits...

As GOP Tax Plan Faces Senate Vote, Critics Say Bill Would Give Hundreds of...

Republicans are rapidly pushing forward with their efforts to pass President Donald Trump's tax plan, which would overhaul the tax code in order to...

The Hidden Hazards of GOP’s Tax-Cut Plan – Consortiumnews

Though sold as a pain-free tax cut for most Americans, the Republican plans favor the rich and carry hidden dangers...
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Video: As GOP Tax Plan Faces Senate Vote, Critics Say Bill Would Give Hundreds...

https://democracynow.org - Republicans are rapidly pushing forward with their efforts to pass President Donald Trump's tax plan, which would overhaul the tax ... Via Youtube

Sanders Pushes Marshall Plan, Renewables, For Puerto Rico As Trump Tries To Lower Own...

Trump went to Puerto Rico and told the hurricane victims there that they were inconvenient since the disaster that left them without potable water...

EU could add post-Brexit Britain to its tax-haven blacklist unless it cleans up its...

Published time: 28 Nov, 2017 13:02 British financial services could face heavy penalties post-Brexit unless...

Prison Planet.com » George Soros’s $18 Billion Tax Shelter

Congress is still scrambling to find ways to pay for its tax cut, so perhaps it should pay closer attention to last month’s news...

How to Stop a Tax Plan Rigged for the Rich | By Sam Pizzigati

The Earth doesn’t quite shake when lawmakers in Washington, D.C. take one of their periodic votes on tax “reform.” But sometimes history does turn,...

Debt and Taxes and Perdition

Under GOP Plan, Wealthy Foreign Investors Benefit Nearly Three Times More Than US Taxpayers

If the Senate Republicans' latest version of their tax overhaul bill passes, foreign investors will receive a financial benefit nearly three times larger than...

All Evidence Shows #GOPTaxScam Is Horrible. Only Question: Can It Be Stopped?

While informed critics and experts say they are now "running out of adjectives to describe how horrible" the GOP's House and Senate tax plans...

Republicans Want to Pay for Tax Cuts by Drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife...

Activists attend a news conference on Republican-sponsored legislation that would open the Alaskan wilderness to oil drilling outside the US Capitol in Washington, DC....

House approves ‘Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’ — RT US News

Published time: 16 Nov, 2017 19:08 Edited time: 16 Nov, 2017 20:27 The House of Representatives...

Leaders Schumer and Pelosi Join Members of Congress and Patriotic Millionaires for Rally Against...

WASHINGTON - On Wednesday, with House Republicans set to vote on their disastrous plan that gives tax breaks to the richest Americans and wealthy corporations,...

Sen. Warren, Small Business Owners Say: Stop Pretending Tax Plan Helps Small Business |...

WASHINGTON - For months, Republican leaders in Congress have promoted their tax plan as a benefit to small business and Main Street communities. Senator...

What Real Tax Reform Could Look Like

No matter our politics, most Americans have a beef with taxes. And it's no wonder. Working class Americans pay a much greater share of their...

An Honest Approach to Simplifying Corporate Income Taxes

(Photo: Alfexe / Getty Images)   The Republicans are trying to pitch their tax cut plan as being a major step toward simplifying the tax code....
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Video: Queen dodges tax, then nabs extra £390m off taxpayer, blocks FOI, appoints tax...

Prince Charles has millions in off-shore tax havens: Royal is latest to be dragged into Paradise Papers cash scandal It is claimed the royal...

‘There You Have It’: McConnell Says He ‘Misspoke’ When He Promised No Tax Hike...

Following the release of a slew of analyses showing that the GOP tax plan would raise taxes on many middle class families—despite repeated promises...

Tax reform deadline may be in jeopardy, as Senate & House GOP split on...

Senate Republicans have unveiled their version of the tax overhaul bill, but must now find common...
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Video: Paradise Papers Expose “Cleverest Ways of Exploiting” Offshore Tax Havens by GOP &...

https://democracynow.org - Examining the Paradise Papers, The Guardian reports seven Republican super-donors mentioned in the papers stored some of their ... Via Youtube

GOP Tax Fraud – LewRockwell

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Video: Paradise Papers: Millions of Leaked Docs Reveal Shady Ties & Tax Evasion by...

https://democracynow.org - This weekend, a slew of 13.4 million leaked documents revealed how the world's richest men stash away billions of dollars in wealth...
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Video: Paradise Papers Reveal Tax Evasion & Shady Dealings by Nike, Apple, Queen of...

https://democracynow.org - A slew of 13.4 million leaked documents revealed how the world's richest men stash away billions of dollars in wealth in offshore...

‘Paradise Papers’ Reveal Tax Avoidance, Shady Dealings of World’s Rich and Powerful

Some of the world's wealthiest and most powerful people will be waking up on Monday to discover that some of their best kept secrets—how...

Despite Trump Campaign Promise, Billionaires’ Tax Loophole Survives Again

(Photo: Vladans / Getty Images) From early in the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump swore he'd do away with the so-called carried-interest loophole, the notorious...

The Stupid Party’s Tax Plan

Instead of $2 Trillion Corporate Tax Cut, GOP Could Give Average American Families $17,000...

Americans have expressed doubts that the GOP's tax plan would benefit them in a meaningful way -- even if they're in the segment of...
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Video: Yanis Varoufakis on Global Capitalism & How Trump’s Tax Plan is Class War...

https://democracynow.org - President Trump and House Republicans have unveiled their long-promised proposal to reform America's tax code, with Trump ... Via Youtube
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Video: Trump’s Tax Plan Increases Marginal Taxes for Only the Poorest Tax Payer

Economist Bill Black says that both Republicans and Democrats are financially illiterate when they speak about the deficit, and Trump's economic experts are ... Via...

400,000 more children will grow up in poverty if Tory tax & welfare policies...

Nearly half a million children across the UK will be living in poverty within the...

Instead of $2 Trillion Corporate Tax Cut, GOP Could Give Average American Families $17,000...

Appearing on CNN Thursday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) argued that the $1,182 that Republicans spent the day touting as the money average American families...

Taxi Driver Arrested for ‘Dangerous Driving’ when Black Cab Slammed into Pedestrians in London’s...

A taxi driver has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after four people were injured when a black cab mounted the...

A statement from LeeAnn Hall, co-executive director of People’s Action, on the Republican tax...

WASHINGTON - “Don’t be fooled: The Trump/GOP tax plan is one more attack on health care that puts working families, the elderly, poor and...
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Video: Russiagate dead? Ex-Trump aide faces charges of Ukraine lobbying, tax fraud, no mention...

The special counsel investigating Donald Trump's alleged links to Russia has announced criminal charges against three of his former aides. They include the ... Via...

Fool Me Twice? Americans Reject Trump’s Tax Cuts

Photo by Timothy Krause | CC by 2.0 The old idiom, “Fool me once, shame on you, fool me twice, shame on me,” has important...

Trump accuses Clinton & Dems of ‘Witch Hunt’, says aim is to distract from...

Published time: 30 Oct, 2017 08:27 Edited time: 30 Oct, 2017 08:52 Donald Trump has unleashed...

Mom robs bank in US while her 6yo child waits in taxi — RT...

Published time: 29 Oct, 2017 07:39 Edited time: 29 Oct, 2017 07:57 A young woman was...

Tory tax loophole for big business under investigation by EU — RT UK News

Published time: 26 Oct, 2017 15:04 The European Commission is to launch an investigation into...

Americans for Tax Fairness Statement on House Budget Vote

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Video: Taxi drivers block Bogota streets in protest against Uber & Cabify

Taxi drivers in the Colombian capital, Bogota, launched a strike in protest against ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Cabify. Tensions erupted when taxi...

Trump’s Proposed Tax Overhaul Would Give Billions to Trump and Cabinet While Sparking Global...

As the Senate narrowly passes a budget bill that clears the path for a historic tax reform, we'll look at how President Trump's proposed...
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Video: Trump’s Proposed Tax Overhaul Would Give Billions to Trump & Cabinet While Sparking...

https://democracynow.org - As the Senate narrowly passes a budget bill that clears the path for a historic tax reform, we'll look at how President...
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Video: Clashes as unions protest against Macron’s labor and tax reforms in Paris (STREAMED...

Clashes as unions protest against Macron's labor and tax reforms in Paris COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR ... Via...

Senate narrowly passes budget blueprint, clears way for tax reform — RT America

Senate Republicans have passed a $4-trillion budget blueprint that will introduce historic tax cuts. Democrats, who...

51 GOP Senators Just Voted to Cut $1.5 Trillion From Medicare and Medicaid to...

Sen. John McCain heads back to his office following a vote on amendments to the fiscal year 2018 budget resolution, on Capitol Hill, October...

51 GOP Senators Just Voted To Cut $1.5 Trillion from Medicare and Medicaid To...

The Republican budget, declared Sen. Sanders after its passage, "is not a bad bill. It's a horrific bill." Via Common Dreams. This piece was reprinted...

An Independent Thinker’s Guide to the Tax Debate | By

For 40 years, tax cutters in Congress have told us, “we have a tax cut for you.” And each time, they count on us...

Who Pays What in Taxes?

Maine Ballot Campaign Proposes Taxing the Wealthy to Pay for Universal Home Care

Maine is developing a well-deserved reputation for cutting-edge progressive ballot initiatives. In 2016, voters approved proposals to raise the state's minimum wage, raise taxes...

UK taxpayers hand £200mn to Syrian opposition & White Helmets, journalist tells RT (VIDEO)...

Almost £200 million of British taxpayers’ money has gone to supporting Syrian opposition groups, independent...

What If Trump Wins on Obamacare and Taxes? | By

Until lately, Democrats have been comforting themselves over Trump’s nearly unbroken string of legislative losses. Despite a Republican majority in both houses of Congress,...

Tax Cuts for the Rich, Paid for With Your Health Care

(Photo: Peter Dazeley / Getty Images) When Republican leaders tried to repeal health care in the spring and summer, many Americans raised the alarm and...

Taxing the Wealthy to Pay for Universal Home Care | By

Maine’s ballot campaign has drawn support from an array of national groups, including the Caring Across Generations campaign, which is co-led by Jobs With...
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Video: Is Trump Slashing Healthcare Subsidies for the Poor to Decimate Obamacare & Cut...

https://democracynow.org - As President Trump moves to dismantle the Affordable Care Act in an executive order, and the White House announces it will stop...

Ebay pays just £1.6mn in tax on £1bn sales in Britain

Published time: 12 Oct, 2017 15:55 Ebay paid just £1.6 million in UK corporation tax...

Trump pushes ‘middle class’ tax reform at US airbase in Pennsylvania

Standing in front of a “Win again”-plastered semi-truck, President Donald Trump pitched his tax reform proposal...
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Video: Traffic-jam Killer: World’s first flying taxi tested in Dubai

Footage shows the first autonomous urban flying taxi, the Volocopter GmbH. The multicopter is fully electrically powered and features 18 rotors. Its fully ... Via...

Trump’s Tax Plan Helps Wall Street Not Main Street

Sharmini Peries: A general consensus is emerging that Trump’s tax plan, which he presented last Wednesday will benefit mostly the country’s upper classes and...

Migration of the Tax Donkeys

Steven Rosenfeld on Gerrymandering, Dean Baker on Trump Tax Plan

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How to Fund a Universal Basic Income Without Increasing Taxes or Inflation

Photo by Generation Grundeinkom | CC BY 2.0 In May 2017, a team of researchers at the University of Oxford published the results of a survey of...

To Stop the Trump Tax Plan in the Short Term, Divide and Conquer the...

Donald Trump speaks at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference on February 24, 2017, in National Harbor, Maryland. (Photo: Gage Skidmore) We're now several months...

How to Fund a Universal Basic Income Without Increasing Taxes or Inflation

The policy of guaranteeing every citizen a universal basic income is gaining support around the world, as automation increasingly makes jobs obsolete. But can...

The GOP Tax Reform Plan

Paying Income Taxes

Republican Tax Cuts Could Be Paved with Fossil Fuel Giveaways

Friday was a busy day for the Trump administration and Republicans in Congress giving handouts to their friends in the fossil fuel industry. Two...

The Republicans' Tax Plan Will Impede Growth

Donald Trump delivers remarks on tax reform to the National Association of Manufacturers at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel September 29, 2017, in Washington, DC....
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Video: ‘Hero of the Rich’? Macron accused of favouring the wealthy as he cuts...

French president Emmanuel Macron says his latest tax reform is aimed at encouraging investment and promoting talent in the country. However, some people in...

Time to End Tax Breaks That Benefit the Rich

Twenty-five years ago, Brian Mulroney's Conservative government introduced a tax change beneficial to wealthy families owning private trusts. One of the arguments used to...
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Video: Baltimore’s Tax Break System is Like a ‘Vending Machine’ for Wealthy Developers

A city councilman is calling for a hearing to scrutinize hundreds millions in tax breaks to developers as calls mount for more money to...

Indiana Farmer Complaining about Estate Taxes with Trump Cashed $3.3 Million in Farmer Subsidy...

Remember when we heard smarmy Tom Price had thrown away $400,000 on private jets while working...

Don’t Fall for Tax Reform

A Gift to Rich Families Like His, Trump's Push to Repeal Estate Tax Denounced...

In President Donald Trump's sales pitch for his newly-unveiled tax plan on Wednesday, he told a crowd in Indianapolis that the proposal includes "historic...

Did an ISIS ringleader receive British taxpayer money?

Published time: 27 Sep, 2017 10:12 Edited time: 27 Sep, 2017 11:00 An Islamic fighter...

How America’s Corrupt Government Wastes Its Taxpayers’ Money

Eric Zuesse First, just look at these billions of dollars of U.S.-taxpayer-purchased weapons being exploded — simply wasted — in Ukraine, instead of killing people...

Trump Tax "Hoax" Would Blow $5 Trillion Hole In Budget Over Next Decade: Analysis

Trumpcare may be dead again (for a while at least) on Tuesday, but Republicans now want to get serious about what they call "tax...

Forget Taxes

Why We Must Raise Taxes on Corporations and the Wealthy, Not Lower Them

When Barack Obama was president, congressional Republicans were deficit hawks. They opposed almost everything Obama wanted to do by arguing it would increase the...

Trump's Tax Plan: A Billion or Three for Guys Like Him

US President Donald Trump speaks before a meeting with lawmakers in the Cabinet Room of the White House on September 13, 2017, in Washington,...

Trump’s Tax Plan: A Billion or Three for Guys Like Him

What’s the largest personal stake a U.S. president has ever had in legislation he signed into law? Whatever it was, it’ll be dwarfed by...

Trump's Tax Plan Is Indefensible

President Donald Trump (C) meets with Democratic and Republican members of Congress, including Rep. Josh Gottheimer (L) (D-NJ), in the Cabinet Room of the...

Sen. Warren Rips Anthem for Sending 'Bigger Tax Cuts or Else' Ransom Note

During a Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions hearing Thursday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) slammed the insurance giant Anthem for threatening to...

Trump Lied Again About His Tax Cuts

Americans for Tax FairnessJust a few hours ago, President Trump sat down with congressional leaders from the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus to discuss his...

‘Go Congress, go!’: Trump pushes lawmakers to cut taxes

US President Donald Trump has urged the Republican-majority Congress to pass legislation that would substantially cut...

Top Trump Aide Ready to Trade DACA for Tax Cuts, Not Wall or RAISE...

President Donald Trump’s top congressional aide is prioritizing a new “DACA” amnesty and a tax cut ahead of Trump’s promised border wall,...

Doctors’ Capitalist Ethos and the Fight for a Fairer Tax Code

Doctors’ aggressive opposition to a more equitable tax code reflects a capitalist ethos that’s often been at odds with public health. The Canadian Medical Association,...

‘Companies That Got Huge Tax Breaks Didn’t Create a Single Job’

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Tax Cuts for the Rich Help the Rich, Not You

Soon you’re going to hear about taxes. You’ll see images of families flashing across your TV screen while a soothing narrator assures you that the...

‘Bring back Main Street’: Trump pressures Congress to unite on tax reform

President Donald Trump is counting on bipartisan support for his tax reform plan, which he says...

Trump kicks off tax reform pitch

Anti-tax avoidance Guardian newspaper sets up tax-exempt company in the US

Published time: 29 Aug, 2017 15:38 The left-wing Guardian newspaper has registered as a tax-exempt...

New Campaign Demands 'Not One Penny' More In Tax Cuts for Rich

Republican lawmakers who are up for re-election in 2018 are the targets of a new ad campaign by progressive groups behind the Not One...

The Clever Games Tax "Reformers" Play

Reuters reports that President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans are now tackling tax reform. Staffers are working straight through the August recess, with proposed...

India imposes regressive nationwide sales tax

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‘Appallingly bad’ F-35 fighter jets to cost taxpayers even more as pound falls

The price tag attached to Britain’s next generation F-35 fighter jets is expected to rise dramatically. The controversial aircraft is in urgent need...

Amazon on defensive after UK tax bill falls while revenues soar

One of the world’s biggest retail companies, Amazon, has been accused of being a tax...
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Video: As Downtown Detroit Gentrifies, Longtime Black Residents Fight Illegal Tax Foreclosures

https://democracynow.org - In Detroit, a recent study found that one in four Detroit properties have been subject to property tax foreclosure between 2011 and...
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Video: Total Loss: US spent half a billion in taxpayer dollars in Afghanistan in...

The longest war in US history shows no sign of ending. The US special inspector general for Afghanistan admitted that a defense department program,...

Kochs and Trump Team Up to Cut Billionaires' Taxes

The Kochs' publicized hostility toward Trump has been replaced by a strategic alliance. (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout) This headline appeared on Monday, July 31,...

Scottish Taxpayers Fund 'Art Performance' Calling Whites 'Inbred Spawn Soon to Die Out'

The Scottish National Portrait Gallery has released a music video calling White people “inbred spawn soon to die out.”The video features a rapper from...

UK will not become post-Brexit ‘tax haven,’ says Philip Hammond

Published time: 31 Jul, 2017 15:02 Britain will not become a ‘Singapore-style’ tax haven in...

British taxpayers bankroll ‘world’s most useless airport’

The UK government continues to operate an international airport at taxpayers’ expense even though it...

GOP's Vague New Tax Plan Can't Hide True Aim: Massive Tax Cuts for Wealthy

With the nation's attention fixed on the Senate GOP's attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), several congressional Republicans,...

How Tax-Dodging Billionaires Use Farmers as Props

After this summer, President Trump and the Republican Congress have one big item on their agenda: taxes. Specifically, cutting them for the rich. One tax...

Ten Ways Your Tax Dollars Pay for War — Past, Present and Future

There are hundreds of billions of dollars in "defense" spending that aren't even counted in the Pentagon budget. (Photo: icholakov / iStock / Getty...

GOP's Deja Vu Budget Slashes Social Programs to Fund Tax Cuts for Rich

House Republicans are under fire for their new 10-year budget blueprint, released Tuesday, that proposes increasing military spending by $72.4 billion while slashing more...

How Seattle Voted to Tax the Rich

Photo by breakmake | CC BY 2.0 Seattle further cemented its reputation as one of the most progressive cities in the U.S. last week, when...

House GOP unveils $1.1tn budget with major cuts, tax reforms & increased defense spending

House Republicans have released their 2018 budget proposal, which they say will balance over the next...

Millions in taxpayer cash handed out ‘last minute’ to meet foreign aid targets

Published time: 18 Jul, 2017 12:49 The government is “struggling” to spend its allocated overseas...
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Video: New GOP Healthcare Bill Still a Huge Tax Cut for the Rich, Gutting...

https://democracynow.org - A revised Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act would gut Medicaid, give massive tax cuts to the wealthiest...

Taxation With Representation?

It has often been pointed out that corporate profits are double taxed when a corporation pays income tax on its profit and then shareholders...

Taxi strikes crowd near Boston Logan Airport, 9 injured

Published time: 3 Jul, 2017 18:21 Edited time: 4 Jul, 2017 13:01 A taxicab struck a...
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Video: ‘Financial terrorism’: Italy to rescue failed banks with taxpayer funds

Rome has released €5.2 billion in emergency funding on Sunday to wind up the failing Banca Popolare di Vicenza and Veneto Banca, with the...

Warren Buffett wants more taxes on rich Americans, single-payer healthcare

The Republican healthcare proposal amounts to a tax cut for the rich, and the US economy...

Queen’s taxpayer-funded income doubles to £82mn, up 167% since 2012

The government has almost doubled the Queen’s income to £82 million, apparently to cover the...

Kansas' Tax Cuts Are a Spectacular Failure. Meanwhile, in California

Republican legislators in Kansas did the unthinkable this month: They voted to raise income taxes, ending a painful five-year experiment with an extreme anti-tax...
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Video: Republican Healthcare Bill Gives Tax Cuts to the Rich by Gutting Safety Net...

https://democracynow.org - After weeks of secret deliberations, Republican senators released a healthcare proposal that would remove millions of low-income ... Via Youtube

Killing People For Tax Cuts: What The F*ck World Are We Living In?

  Trying to stay alive. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images Now we've gone so low we're down to dueling obscenities: The GOP Senate version of "health...

EpiPen maker’s losses on coal investments earn massive tax credits

Published time: 22 Jun, 2017 04:26 Hundreds of millions of dollars in tax credits are going...

The Tax Plan Moms Need

During his speech announcing that the U.S. is ditching the Paris climate accords, President Trump took a strange detour to declare “our tax bill...

Exxon Supports Republican Carbon Tax, Greenpeace Response

GreenpeaceIn response to the support ExxonMobil and other fossil fuel companies are announcing today for a carbon tax championed by the Climate Leadership Council,...

Trump Cuts Critical Services to Pay for Wealthy Tax Cuts

At a recent press conference at the U.S. Capitol, Marta Conner told reporters, “My daughter Caroline is alive because of Medicaid.” Caroline suffers from...

Trump Embraces GOP Tax-Cut Orthodoxy

Exclusive: Not even five months into his presidency, Donald Trump has retreated from key populist promises by moving to slash taxes...
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Video: Keith Ellison: GOP Is Pushing “Tax Cut Wrapped in Veneer of a Healthcare...

https://democracynow.org - President Trump and top Republican lawmakers are continuing their push to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act under ... Via Youtube

Keith Ellison: GOP Is Pushing "Tax Cut Wrapped in Veneer of a Health Care...

President Trump and top Republican lawmakers are continuing their push to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act under extreme secrecy, and some senators...

Company Behind Trump Assassination ‘Julius Caesar’ Play Received $30M from Taxpayers

New York City’s Public Theater — the company behind this summer’s Shakespeare in the Park production of Julius Caesar, which depicts the assassination and...
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Video: Trump Education NHS Dementia Tax #ToryElectionFraud BCfm 2017 General Election Politics Show

First hour: News review: with Bristol city councillors Asher Craig (Labour), Geoff Gollop (Conservative) & Jude English (Green): What got you interested in politics...

Londoners Fought Back: Threw Chairs, Tried to ‘Ram’ Terrorists with Taxi

Witnesses to the Islamist attack near London Bridge have told how they fought the terrorists, throwing chairs and glasses, with a taxi driver...

Revealed! Big money bankrolling Tory campaign linked to claims of fraud, tax dodging

Theresa May’s Conservative Party has scooped almost three times more in cash donations than Jeremy...
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Video: ‘Unfair competition’: Taxi drivers across Spain rally against mobile apps

Taxi drivers across Spain rally against Uber & Cabify RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube

Theresa May waters down ‘dementia tax’ in humiliating Tory U-turn

Prime Minister Theresa May has pulled an extraordinary U-turn by backing down from her “dementia...
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Video: Keiser Report: Debt & Taxes in the Age of Trump (E 1073)

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the great narrowing of the S&P 500 and how Amazon destroyed the department...

Congress Wants to Cut Your Health Care — And Billionaires’ Taxes

Members of the House GOP were in a hurry on May 4 to pass their bill to gut Obamacare. They rushed it through before...

In wealthiest US state, taxing the rich no longer works

Though it has one of the highest per-capita incomes in the US, Connecticut is facing a...

Congress Wants to Cut Your Health Care — And Billionaires’ Taxes

Members of the House GOP were in a hurry on May 4 to pass their bill to gut Obamacare. They rushed it through before...
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Video: ‘Get Uber out of Colombia’: 10k taxis block traffic in Bogota in protest...

Thousands of taxi drivers in Bogota protested unfair competition from online taxi app Uber on Wednesday. A caravan of the distinctive yellow taxis drove...

List of Obamacare Taxes Repealed

Ancient Rome Had a Tax Amnesty

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics May 6, 2017 Time to buy old US gold coins Taxes are the root of all evil for this is the confrontation...

The Tax Code Perpetuates Inequality: 1 Percent of Taxpayers Receive More Than the Bottom...

Janine Jackson: The group ProPublica has exposed how efforts to make paying your taxes easy and free with a pre-filled filing from the government, as is done in parts...

Are Emmanuel Macron’s Tax Evasion Documents Real?

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The Senator and the Tax Collector

I . . . content myself with wishing that I may be . . . not of that number who are ignorant in spite...
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Video: Trump’s Tax Plan & Push To End Net Neutrality Are An “All Out...

http://democracynow.org - As President Trump marks his first 100 day in office, Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) argues many of his plans have increased inequality. Via...
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Video: “A Land Grab by the Ruling Elites”: Trump’s Tax Plan Derided for Benefiting...

http://democracynow.org - The White House has outlined a plan to give the nation's millionaires and billionaires a massive tax break while adding trillions of...

‘1 Percent of Taxpayers Receive More Than the Bottom 80 Percent’

Janine Jackson interviewed Jeremie Greer about the tax code and inequality for the April 21, 20117, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited...

Trickle Down Devastation: A Single Mom Responds to Trump’s Tax Plan

You’re not a single mother. You have a spouse or a partner. You don’t have kids, or if you do, you’re raising them in...

GOP Tax Cuts Defund the Very Things That Boost the Economy

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, left, and Gary Cohn, chief economic advisor to Donald Trump, speak at the White House in Washington, April 26, 2017....

Red Flags as Trump Team Dodges on Tax Plan's Impact on Middle Class

Members of President Donald Trump's team are having a hard time defending his new tax plan and, when asked directly if it will benefit...

Trump tax plan slashes taxes for ‘some’ businesses and wealthy estates

The White House is proposing comprehensive tax reforms which are said to simplify the federal tax...

Building on the Tax Marches

As the deadline to mail checks to the IRS approached, organizers in New York were still protesting, and this time not only about President...

Medical marijuana program ‘could save US taxpayer $1bn’ – study

Published time: 24 Apr, 2017 06:23 A new study claims that medical marijuana use directly correlates with...

Saqib Bhatti on Wells Fargo, Jeremie Greer on Taxes and Inequality

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SCOTUS to decide if churches can receive taxpayer dollars

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Trinity Lutheran Church v. Comer, a 2012 case involving a Missouri preschool that was denied...

Trump Rejects Calls for Transparency, Vowing to Keep Tax Returns and White House Visitor...

The White House is facing new criticism over its lack of transparency, as President Trump is refusing to release his tax returns as well...
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Video: Trump Rejects Calls for Transparency, Vowing to Keep Tax Returns & White House...

http://democracynow.org - The White House is facing new criticism over its lack of transparency, as President Trump is refusing to release his tax returns...

Likeliest Outcome of Tax Reform is a Deficit-Financed Tax Cut for the Rich That...

Undeterred by their failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Republicans look set to move on to the next item in Paul Ryan’s...

UK sent North Korea £4mn in taxpayer-funded aid

Published time: 18 Apr, 2017 09:58 North Korea has received more than £4 million (US$5 million)...

Tax Day and the Killer Instinct in Economic Policy

(Photo: Pictures of Money; Edited: LW / TO) We seem poised for a great debate over tax policy in the next few months. Donald Trump...

Trump’s Five Worst Tax Secrets, Revealed

Thousands of demonstrators marched on Saturday to demand that Donald Trump release his tax returns. But, barring an unexpected surprise – a W2 form...

'What Are You, Chicken?' Coast-to-Coast Protests Dare Trump to Release Taxes

From the National Mall in Washington, D.C. to Fairbanks, Alaska, to the Mar-a-Lago Resort in West Palm Beach, Florida, Americans are taking to the...

Thousands across 150+ US cities demand to see Trump’s tax returns (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Published time: 15 Apr, 2017 22:45 Tens of thousands of protesters have marched across more than 150...

Snipers and Infiltrators at Standing Rock: Quashing Protests at Taxpayer Expense

Photo by Jeffrey Putney | CC BY 2.0   The inner-workings and cost of the government’s militant and violent crackdown on peaceful Standing Rock protesters have...

Federal Government Collects Record Taxes, Still Runs Deficit

The federal government collected record amounts of both individual income taxes and payroll taxes through the first six months of fiscal 2017...

Britain handed over £14bn in taxpayer cash to developing nations in 2016

Britain is the third largest donor of foreign aid in the world, according to figures...

Property and Income Tax Theft

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics April 12, 2017 The latest report on property tax comparisons within the USA has been released. A report from Attom Data shows...

Trump’s ‘Phenomenal’ Tax Plan

Remember when Trump promised in early February that he would unveil a “phenomenal” tax plan within two to three weeks? Well, it was just...

Why Tax Resistance Under Trump Needs Its Antiwar Edge

There have always been fights about taxes — stretching back to the crates of over-taxed tea tossed into the Boston Harbor and a thoughtful...

Marching for Trump Tax Transparency

Candidate Trump repeatedly promised to release his past tax returns, once they were no longer being audited. But those promises have failed to materialize,...

A Tax Plan Only a One Percenter Could Love

After the failed effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), the Trump administration has set its sights on its next big project:...

Rip-off culture ‘embedded’ in foreign aid contracts costing taxpayer £300mn a year– whistleblowers

Published time: 5 Apr, 2017 15:48Edited time: 5 Apr, 2017 16:12 A rip-off culture is rife...

House Dems Launch New Efforts to Force Trump to Disclose Tax Returns

As the deadline approaches for Americans to file their taxes, House Democrats are launching new efforts to force President Donald Trump to disclose his...

Proposed #CollegeForAll Plan Would Tax Wall Street to Destroy Student Debt Crisis

In a progressive push-back to the Trump administration's right-wing agenda—and amid rising inequality—Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Monday unveiled...
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Video: 20 top EU banks routed €25bn through tax havens – Oxfam

A report by Oxfam suggests Europe's largest banks have registered over a quarter of their profits in offshore tax havens last year. The continent's...

The History of Taxes, in One Mega-Rich Family

David Rockefeller has just passed away. You may have already heard that news. You may have not. America’s major media outlets haven’t treated Rockefeller’s death...

Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing: House Bills to Fund Infrastructure Incentivize Tax Dodging for Biggest...

WASHINGTON - Rep. John Delaney (D-MD-6) introduced two infrastructure funding bills (H.R. 1669 and H.R. 1670) yesterday which would further incentivize corporate tax dodging,...

GOP health bill revamp to include work requirement for poor & better tax credits...

House Speaker Paul Ryan says the Republican Party is revamping its alternative plan to Obama’s health...

Extremists make money off taxpayer funded YouTube ads

Published time: 17 Mar, 2017 16:58 Google has been summoned by the British government to explain...
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Video: David Cay Johnston: How Trump Pays So Little in Taxes and Plans to...

http://democracynow.org - Two pages from Trump's tax return were obtained by Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist David Cay Johnston of DCReport, ... Via Youtube
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Video: David Cay Johnston Speaks Out About Receiving & Revealing 2 Pages of Trump’s...

http://democracynow.org - Calls are growing for President Trump to release his full tax returns after part of his 2005 return was made public Tuesday....

What austerity? Taxpayer-funded £369mn Buckingham Palace renovation approved

Funding for the renovation of Buckingham Palace has been approved by MPs, and it will...

David Cay Johnston: How Trump Pays So Little in Taxes and Plans to Change...

Two pages from Trump's tax return were obtained by Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist David Cay Johnston of DCReport, who appeared last night on "The...

Maddow reveals Trump's 2005 tax return 1040 document

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow has obtained an exclusive copy of President Donald Trump's tax returns from investigative...

Health Care or Wealth Care? 24 Million to Lose Insurance Under GOP Plan While...

A startling new report from the Congressional Budget Office is projecting 24 million people will lose health insurance coverage by 2026 under the Republican...
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Video: Healthcare or Wealthcare? 24 Million to Lose Insurance Under GOP Plan While Rich...

http://democracynow.org - A startling new report from the Congressional Budget Office is projecting 24 million people will lose health insurance coverage by ... Via Youtube

Sanders blasts GOP healthcare act’s ‘disgraceful’ tax breaks for the wealthy

Published time: 12 Mar, 2017 18:35 The Republican plan to overhaul the US healthcare system is “far...

If the Answer is 'Tax Cuts for the Rich; More Pain for the Rest...

Well, where Republicans and Trump are concerned, it could be any question you ask.  Take health care. Replacing Obamacare with the Republican’s version will cut taxes...

Caught on the job: Bill to stop feds watching porn on taxpayers’ dime approved

A House committee on oversight has approved prohibiting federal employees from using government computers and devices...

Renovating collapsing Parliament building could cost taxpayers £4bn

Published time: 10 Mar, 2017 14:59Edited time: 10 Mar, 2017 15:08 The Palace of Westminster is...
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Video: Gloria Steinem: Let’s Withhold Taxes If Trump Cuts Funding for Planned Parenthood &...

http://democracynow.org - Backstage at the Women's March on Washington, Amy Goodman caught up with feminist icon Gloria Steinem to talk about President ... Via Youtube

The GOP Fix for Obamacare: Rich Get Tax Breaks While Millions of Others Lose...

House Republicans have unveiled long-awaited legislation to repeal much of the Affordable Care Act -- also known as Obamacare -- including its expansion of...
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Video: The GOP Fix for Obamacare: Rich Get Tax Breaks While Millions of Others...

http://democracynow.org - House Republicans have unveiled long-awaited legislation to repeal much of the Affordable Care Act—also known as ... Via Youtube

Calls for Tory Chancellor Hammond to publish taxes after Corbyn criticism

Tory Chancellor Philip Hammond is facing calls on social media to publish his taxes after opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn made his own accounts public. “Media...

Bodyguard squad for Brussels MEPs & EU president must be funded by British taxpayers

Published time: 3 Mar, 2017 11:32 British taxpayers will have to pay millions for a special...

Is It Time for a Tax Strike? A Conversation With Activist Michael Kink

Michael Kink is arrested during civil disobedience at the New York State Capitol in Albany in June 2013 with a multi-issue activist coalition. (Photo:...

To Save Main Street, Tax Wall Street

All too often these days, large U.S. corporations and Wall Street banks seem more interested in tapping overseas markets than in growing a customer...
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Video: ‘No benefits for Uber!’: Italian taxi drivers rally over latest Parliament amendment

Italian taxi drivers have taken to the streets to protest as the Italian Chamber of Deputies votes on the 'Uber amendment,' which was passed...

Uncle Sam (and the Taxman)

2016 was another record-breaking year for the number of US citizens and its long-term residents expatriating, giving up their US citizenship and passport or...

16 CEOs urge Congress to pass ‘big & bold’ tax reform, including border tax

Top executives from 16 major companies joined together in a letter to lawmakers on Capitol Hill,...

Undocumented Mother in Sanctuary in Denver Church: I've Paid Taxes for 20 Years, Why...

We go inside the First Unitarian church in Denver to interview Jeanette Vizguerra, an immigrant mother of four children who has taken refuge there...
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Video: Undocumented Mother in Sanctuary in Denver Church: I’ve Paid Taxes for 20 Years,...

http://democracynow.org - We go inside the First Unitarian church in Denver to interview Jeanette Vizguerra, an immigrant mother of four children who has taken...

Tax break for ‘Sexy Beaches’ riles Florida GOP

Florida Governor Rick Scott and the House of Representatives and are at each other’s throats over...

IRS won’t care what your tax return says about Obamacare mandate

The IRS will no longer reject tax filings of those who do not have health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in direct...

Oil, gas companies no longer required to disclose taxes & fees paid to foreign...

President Donald Trump has repealed the mandate for US oil and gas companies to report taxes...

World’s superrich are renting London properties to avoid new taxes

Foreign billionaires living in London are opting to rent rather than buy in the British...

Trump and Taxes

Entrepreneurial profit . . . is the expression of the value of what the entrepreneur contributes to production....Joseph Alois Schumpeter, The Theory of Economic...

Republicans Want to Let Fossil Fuel Companies Waste Taxpayers' Natural Gas

(Photo: Ervins Strauhmanis; Edited: LW / TO) With all the gutting of regulations going on in Congress these days, it can be hard to keep...

May accused of ‘sweetheart deal’ to prevent embarrassment of wealthy Tory council raising taxes

British Prime Minister Theresa May has been accused of doing a ‘sweetheart deal’ with a...

Britain in line for decade of austerity & highest tax burden in 30 years,...

As the UK faces another decade of austerity, Britain’s tax burden is to hit its...

NYC Taxi Drivers Stage Airport Strike to Protest Trump's "Inhumane and Cruel" Executive Order

President Trump's immigration order prompted the New York Taxi Workers Alliance to halt rides from JFK airport Saturday night between 6 and 7 p.m....
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Video: NYC Taxi Drivers Stage Airport Strike to Protest Trump’s “Inhumane & Cruel” Executive...

http://democracynow.org - President Trump's immigration order prompted the New York Taxi Workers Alliance to halt rides from JFK airport Saturday night ... Via Youtube

#DeleteUber: Twitteratti wrath is swift as Uber drivers ‘break’ JFK taxi strike

#DeleteUber is trending on Twitter as angry customers vow to scrap the ridesharing app after reports alleged that Uber drivers broke a strike staged...

‘One rule for rich, another for everyone else,’ say MPs slamming British tax system

The failure by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to get tough with Britain’s super rich...

‘Honest insight’: Record-breaking petition calls on Trump to release tax returns

More than 375,000 people have signed a petition on the White House website calling for President...

Taxcast: South Dakota as Tax Haven, Stopping Corporate Tax Dodgers

In this month's Taxcast, our monthly podcast: we look at tax justice and public procurement -- the efforts to hit tax dodging companies where it...

Trump’s First Test on Taxes

Donald Trump’s voters have high hopes that he’ll boost the economy and protect jobs for those who’ve been left behind after three decades of...

Training of ‘Brutal Burmese Army’ paid for by British taxpayer

Millions of pounds from Britain’s aid budget is being spent on training the Burmese Army,...
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Video: Tories will use Brexit to turn Britain into tax haven – UK Shadow...

Speaking to RT's Going Underground program, Shadow Justice Secretary Richard Burgon MP warned that Prime Minister Theresa May will very likely use Brexit ... Via...

Tories will use Brexit to make Britain a tax haven, Labour MP tells RT...

Speaking to RT’s Going Underground program, Shadow Justice Secretary Richard Burgon MP warned that Prime...

Health Care Repeal Is a Stealth Tax Break for Millionaires

President Donald Trump signs a broadly-worded executive order directing agencies to scale back aspects of the Affordable Care Act, at the White House in...

For Trump's Rich Appointees, Death May Be Certain but Taxes Aren't

Steven Mnuchin, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Treasury secretary, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee on Capitol Hill, in Washington, DC,...

Petition demanding the release of Donald Trump’s tax returns secures 100k signatures

A petition calling for US President Donald Trump to immediately release his full tax returns has...

Britain’s ‘failure to tackle tax havens’ draws ire of anti-corruption campaigners

Anti-corruption campaigners have accused the British government of falling short on its longstanding commitment to...

Health Care Repeal Is a Stealth Tax Break for Millionaires

Great magicians are masters of diversion. They attract our attention with one hand while using the other to trick us into thinking a supernatural...

Actually Mr. Trump, Turns Out Americans 'Care a Lot' About Your Tax Returns

President-elect Donald Trump has claimed that the American people "don't care at all" about whether he releases his tax returns. Turns out, he was...

Obamacare Repeal = $7 Million Tax Cut for Nation's Richest 400 People

Repealing Obamacare, which Republicans on Friday appear closer to doing, would deliver a sizeable tax cut for the rich, a new report shows. Released Thursday...

‘Flying water taxis’ to cut London congestion

Taxis that hover over water could be the future of transport in congested cities with...

IRS to delay tax refunds for millions of working-class & poor families

With tax season looming, more than 40 million low-income American families will not be getting their...

What if Renters Got the Same Tax Deductions and Refunds as Homeowners?

(Photo: Unsplash) The era of historic renter militancy has just begun in this country. Thousands rallied in mid-September 2016 in 52 cities in 19 states...

‘Make in USA or pay big border tax’: Trump blasts GM over cars made...

President-elect Donald Trump blasted General Motors Company for building some of its cars in Mexico, and...

British Girl Held Captive & Raped by Non-White Taxi Driver for 13 Years

A woman who says she was kidnapped and abused as a sex slave for 13 years by a taxi driver in the...

British sex slave ‘held captive & raped by taxi driver for 13 years’

A woman who says she was kidnapped and abused as a sex slave for 13...

Americans taking Chinese jobs as auto glass tycoon denounces China’s high taxes, labor rules

Does a 70-year-old billionaire businessman griping about regulations and confiscatory taxation sound familiar? In a real-life...
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Video: Michael Hudson on How Taxes Were Shifted off the Donald Trump’s of the...

Economist Michael Hudson, author of 'J is For Junk Economics, explains how the rising prices of homes came at a great cost to the...