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Post-Russiagate Dems pin hopes on Trump tax returns, stubbornly avoid real issues as 2020...

Congressional Democrats have another lengthy probe locked and loaded, targeting US President Donald Trump right in...

Public outcry as 160 MPs make £42m profit selling taxpayer-subsidized homes, investigation reveals —...

British lawmakers have pocketed millions of pounds in profit flogging their properties, public money helped...

NJ Governor Signs ‘Rain Tax’ Bill

Few Americans see savings from Trump's tax reform: Poll

Only one in five US taxpayers expects to pay less income tax this year as a result of the tax reform law passed by...
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Video: US Congress passes bill to dig into Putin’s assets… no better use for...

US lawmakers are adopting a tougher stance on Russia - passing four new bills condemning Vladimir Putin's leadership. RT LIVE ... Via Youtube

UK to heavily tax German, French imports after hard Brexit

London is to heavily tax certain goods coming from France and Germany after a no-deal Brexit. Read more

UK to heavily tax German, French imports after hard Brexit

London is to heavily tax certain goods coming from France and Germany after a no-deal Brexit. Read more
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Video: We Will See Trump’s Tax Returns: David Cay Johnston Predicts Probes Will Uncover...

The New York Times is reporting New York Attorney General Letitia James issued subpoenas late Monday to Deutsche Bank and Investors Bank for records...

Wall Street Mini-Tax Could Raise Maxi Revenue

by Ronald M. Glassman and Gerald E. Scorse / March 6th, 2019 With great fanfare, politicians on the left are thinking big on tax reform:...

Push Intensifies for Democrats to Use Cohen Testimony to Subpoena Trump Tax Returns

Tax justice groups on Friday called on Democrats to make use of the most illuminating parts of Michael Cohen's testimony at a House Oversight...

Is Israel’s Tax Grab a Prelude to Further Hollowing Out the Palestinian Authority?

Photo Source The White House Nazareth. Israel’s decision to withhold part of the taxes it collects on behalf of the Palestinian Authority and plunge it deeper...

What States Can Do to Reduce Poverty and Inequality Through Tax Policy

States have an opportunity to act to close the loopholes that hide and protect the wealth of the top 1%, remedy the impact of...

Thanks to GOP Tax Scam, Big Banks Made an Extra $28 Billion Last Year

While headlines continue to proliferate about average Americans discovering they will not receive the tax return they were expecting and in many cases, depending...

The Bill and Melinda Gates’ Fair Taxation Scaremongering Tour

Drawing by Nathaniel St. Clair Billionaire philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates, appearing recently on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, said a number of things...

Alabama paper calls for return of the Klan to fight DC & taxes —...

An Alabama newspaper editor has called on the Ku Klux Klan to ride back into town...

‘The Distribution of Income Depends on How We Structure the Economy’ – CounterSpin interview...

Janine Jackson interviewed Dean Baker about taxing the rich for the February 8, 2019, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript. ...

Whatever You Paid to Watch Netflix Last Month Was More Than It Paid in...

Whether you paid $8.99 for basic, $12.99 for standard, or splurged for the $15.99 premium package so you would have the privilege of watching...

As New Yorkers flee the state’s high taxes, governor blames Trump — RT USA...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has blamed President Donald Trump’s tax reforms for driving residents away...
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Video: Spanish taxi drivers create blockade to protest unfair competition

READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9n6m Tensions grew in central Madrid on Monday, as a taxi strike entered its eighth consecutive day in the Spanish capital. Via Youtube
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Video: Spanish taxi drivers create blockade to protest unfair competition

READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9n6m Tensions grew in central Madrid on Monday, as a taxi strike entered its eighth consecutive day in the Spanish capital. Via Youtube
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Video: Spanish taxi drivers create blockade to protest unfair competition

READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9n6m Tensions grew in central Madrid on Monday, as a taxi strike entered its eighth consecutive day in the Spanish capital. Via Youtube
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Video: Taxi-drivers’ protest in Madrid turns violent, number of demonstrators arrested

Clashes erupted between #protesters and riot police in #Madrid on Thursday, as taxi-drivers hit the streets of the #Spain's capital for the fourth consecutive...

IRmep Lawsuit: US Nuclear ‘Policy Substitution’ for Israel Undermines NPT, AECA and Bilks US...

On January 17, the Institute for Research: Middle Eastern Policy (IRmep) filed a 59-page brief (PDF HTML) in a lawsuit demanding release of...
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Video: Ronaldo pays penalty: Cristiano accepts 2-year prison term & €19m fine for tax...

Football icon #CristianoRonaldo turned up wearing a grin and a dapper outfit to pen a prearranged deal to accept a 2 year prison #sentence...

The Trump Tax Cut is Even Worse Than They Say

Jim Tankersley had a nice piece in the New York Times last week pointing out that the tax cut pushed through by the Republicans...

WaPo Misses the Story: Either Scott Walker Doesn’t Understand Taxes or He Lies to...

  The Washington Post (1/16/19) cited Scott Walker suggesting that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had “an elementary-school understanding” of taxes–without noting that his comment indicated that he...

Tax the Rich?  History Proves Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez May be Correct

Taxes impede economic growth and high taxes kill the economy, right?. This is the belief among many who criticize Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s proposal to...

Ocasio-Cortez’s “Not At All Outlandish” Proposal for 70% Tax Rate on Uber-Wealthy Could Raise...

As many historians, economists, and informed citizens were forced to point out in the wake of the freak-out over a proposal by Rep. Alexandria...

Ocasio-Cortez Proposes 70 Percent Tax on Mega-Rich to Pay for “Green New Deal”

Newly elected Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), the youngest woman ever elected to the US Congress, told Anderson Cooper that high tax rates on the...
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Video: UK spends £200,000 of taxpayer money to protect hate preacher… after deporting him

Britain has spent almost 200000 pounds protecting the welfare of hate preacher Abu Qatada after he was deported to his native Jordan to face...

Louisiana Offers Fossil Fuel Exporter Largest Local Tax Giveaway in History

LNG tanker Arctic Princess.Radosław Magiera / FlickrLouisiana plans to collect no industrial property tax from the $15.2 billion Driftwood liquefied natural gas (LNG) export...

US Tax Dollars “Help Pay for It”

“America is now aiding and abetting the use of child soldiers.” That was how Ari Rabin-Havt, deputy policy director for US Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont),...

Coal Companies Get Tax Breaks, While Black Lung Rates Rise

Does “black lung” sound like a dramatic 19th-century disease to you? A problem, perhaps, of a bygone era when coal miners used to work...
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Video: Fuel taxes, huh? It was the RUSSIANS! Is Moscow really behind ‘Yellow Vests’...

France has opened a probe into Russian “interference” in the anti-government Yellow Vest protests, with Russian media and “Russia-linked” social media ... Via Youtube
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Video: French unions rally for better labor, pension & tax reform

COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv RT LIVE ... Via Youtube
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Video: Yellow Vests timeline: How protests against tax hikes escalated in France

RT explores how initial protests against fuel tax hikes escalated throughout France and led to 4500+ put into custody after 4 weekends of violent...
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Video: Oops! US taxpayers paid for refueling of Saudi jets bombing Yemen due to...

The Pentagon has acknowledged that millions of dollars in US taxpayers' money has been lost to the Saudi-led campaign in Yemen. That's despite recent...
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Video: Yellow Vest: From anti-fuel tax demos to anti-govt rallies in 4 weeks

READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9k3k France has been gripped by rallies as Yellow Vests demand new concessions from the government. Hundreds of protesters ... Via Youtube

As Yellow Vests Persist in France, Macron Bends With Minimum Wage Hike and Pension...

Following four weeks of "Yellow Vest" protests which have erupted into violence at times, French President Emmanuel Macron indicated Monday that his government can...
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Video: Yellow vests won: France caves into nationwide calls to abandon fuel-tax hike

Emmanuel #Macron's administration has confirmed it will not just suspend, but completely #abandon a proposed #FuelTax hike. READ MORE: ... Via Youtube
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Video: ‘Bailed you out, gave tax cut & this how you pay us back…...

Three Ohio congressmen met with the head of General Motors Mary Barra in Washington in their bid to keep an assembly plant from closing....

Taxpayers have yet to see ‘return on their investment’ — RT USA News

Incoming New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is taking aim at that most sacred of American cows,...

Paris Tax Revolts – LewRockwell

See How Well the GOP Tax Scam Is Creating Jobs? Walmart Announces Plans for...

Andrea Germanos, staff writerWalmart announced Monday it will have 360 floor-cleaning robots in its stores by the end of January. Via Common Dreams. This piece...

America’s Rigged Tax Collection System

by Gerald E. Scorse / December 1st, 2018 Charges of rigging fill the air in today’s America. Elections, the economy, college admissions, the list seems...
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Video: How Dismantling an Obscure Tax Created an American Aristocracy

Republicans' decades-long efforts to gut the estate tax is creating a permanent ultra-rich class, and undermining the government's ability to pay for popular ... Via...

Pompeo: US/Saudi Partnership ‘Vital’ – American Taxpayers May Disagree!

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has published a bizarre op-ed in the Wall Street Journal claiming that Saudi Arabia has...

Trump Foundation Tax Return Reveals Finances During Trump’s First Year in Office

During his first year in office, President Donald Trump was listed as president of the Donald J. Trump Foundation, which was entirely funded by...
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Video: Paris descends into chaos as 1000’s rally against fuel tax

READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9j6s Police hit protesters with tear gas in Paris as massive fuel rallies grip France RT LIVE ... Via Youtube
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Video: Tear gas, water cannon, smoke grenades: ‘Yellow Vest’ protesters rally against fuel tax...

Paris #France #YellowVests READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/9j6s Protesters are gathering in the streets of Paris to demonstrate against rising fuel prices and a ... Via Youtube

New York Taxpayers Fund World Biggest Sex-Toy Retailer

Photo Source James N. Mattis | CC BY 2.0 When was the last time you bought a vibrator, lubricant or specialty outfit? For decades, shoppers for...

Louisiana Teachers Mobilize Against ExxonMobil Tax Exemption

This article was originally published at Labor Notes.Sometimes the boss offers us a fight that directly exposes the destructive effects of corporate power. In Baton...
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Video: Democrats to hit Trump with 85(!) investigations… Tax returns included

Ties with Russia - Stormy Daniels - Comey - Travel ban - etc... RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Subscribe to RT! Via Youtube
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Video: Bacon Tax: Oxford researchers call to increase meat price to save thousands of...

The beloved English breakfast could be facing a price hike if researchers from Oxford University get their way. They're suggesting to almost double the...

Retaking Control of House, Democrats Will Demand IRS Hand Over Trump’s Tax Returns: Report

Equal measures of hope and heartbreak from a long night. With results still coming, the House...

Moneybags Blair claimed £1m in British taxpayers’ money over last decade — RT UK...

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has claimed more than £1m in public funds since...

Tax Reform: Down with the “Stepped-Up Basis”

by Gerald E. Scorse / November 2nd, 2018 The term “stepped-up basis” is shorthand for a tax loophole that lines the pockets of the haves...

Virginians Oppose Taxpayer Subsidies for Israeli Business Projects

A plurality of Virginians (38.1%) favor ending taxpayer funding for Israeli business ventures in the commonwealth according to a Virginia Coalition for Human Rights...

Taxpayers to fund £2 million-a-year bill to secure his protection — RT UK News

Anjem Choudary, the notorious Islamic State-supporting hate preacher, will require £2m a year of taxpayers...

Trump Is Just One Player in a Much, Much Larger Tax Story

When New York Times reporters David Barstow, Susanne Craig, and Russ Buettner published their exhaustive, gazillion-word expose on the Trump family tax practices last...

Perpetual Taxes on Property – LewRockwell

By Eric Peters Eric Peters Autos October 13, 2018 They aren’t merely a means of mulcting us, as other taxes (such as the...
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Video: NYT Expose: “Self-Made Billionaire” Donald Trump Built Empire on Father’s Money, Tax Dodging...

https://democracynow.org - President Donald Trump built his personal brand and presidential candidacy on the claim that he was a self-made billionaire whose ... Via Youtube
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Video: Trump Faces Probe into Tax Fraud After NYT Exposes How He Helped Parents...

https://democracynow.org - The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has opened an investigation into President Trump for fraud and tax evasion ... Via...

Trump Faces Probe Into Tax Fraud Following New York Times Exposé

Psssttt! While you’re here we need your help.Since Donald Trump took office, progressive journalism has been under constant attack and companies like Facebook and...

New GOP Tax Plan – LewRockwell

“Taxpayer Money” Threatens Medicare-for-All (And Every Other Social Program)

Photo Source Molly Adams | CC BY 2.0 It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure...

Why We Need to See Trump’s Tax Returns

Once upon a time, there was a little-known energy company called Enron. In its 16-year life, it went from being dubbed America’s most innovative...
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Video: Should French kids learn Arabic? ‘Halal tax’ & language courses proposed to prevent...

France's minister of national education has expressed support for adding Arabic language to the school curriculum for French children, enraging the country's ... Via Youtube

One Tiny Tax Reform, Billions for America

by Gerald E. Scorse / September 10th, 2018 It’s no secret that the federal government needs more revenue going forward. Congress could put the Treasury on autopilot...

How Taxpayers Subsidize Giant Corporate Pay Gaps

All across the political spectrum, Americans are feeling outraged about the huge gaps between what corporations pay their CEOs and what they pay their...

Bitter taste? ‘Tax dodging’ Coca-Cola buys Costa, Britain’s largest coffee-shop chain, for £3.9bn —...

Coca-Cola has agreed to buy Costa Coffee, Britain’s largest coffee-shop chain, from UK company Whitbread...
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Video: China’s gov’t proposes tax for adults with no children or less than two

People in China were - for decades - once banned from having more than one child. But now, China's government proposed to tax anyone...

Fossil Fuel Industry Evokes Fury for Seeking Taxpayer Funds for Protection Against Climate Crisis...

Climate justice advocates and green groups are calling foul on the fossil fuel industry and their GOP backers in Congress over an effort to...

Corbyn as PM would overhaul BBC & tax tech giants in bid to make...

Britain’s Labour Party would tax tech giants and shake up the BBC, as part of...
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Video: Britain’s Labour Party wants to tax tech giants & shake up the BBC

Britain's opposition leader, Jeremy Corbyn says the public's losing trust with the news media - and wants to free up the BBC to make...

Taxpayers to shell out £2mn for minor princess’ wedding — RT UK News

Months after Prince Harry married Meghan Markle at a cost of £32 million, taxpayers are...

Britain’s richest person & Brexiteer quitting UK for Monaco to save tax on £21bn...

Sir Jim Ratcliffe, Britain’s richest person and a leading business cheerleader for Brexit, is to...

Britain’s richest person & Brexiteer quitting UK for Monaco to save tax on £21bn...

Sir Jim Ratcliffe, Britain’s richest person and a leading business cheerleader for Brexit, is to...

Playing Games with Capital Gains Tax Rates

Photo source Fibonacci Blue | CC BY 2.0 Okay, I’m going to plead guilty to playing lawyer without a license. The NYT reports that the...

US wasted $15.5bn of taxpayer money in Afghanistan – govt watchdog — RT US...

Billions of tax dollars have been lost on “waste, fraud and abuse” and spent on massive...
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Video: Keiser Report: How much do Wall St. managers cost US taxpayers? (E1258)

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss how deindustrialization and financialization have destroyed the economic viability of communities ... Via Youtube

Corporate tax collection rate at historic low

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Millionaire Democrat Wants To Tax Parents

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com July 26, 2018 ...

Defense minister resigns over Brexit tax amendment vote as May accused of ‘capitulation’ —...

An amendment to the customs bill that would stop the UK from collecting tariffs or...

360,000+ Americans with tax debt may be denied passports – IRS — RT US...

Hundreds of thousands of US citizens may have to scrap their holiday plans, the Internal Revenue...

After the Amazon Tax Betrayal

Photo by Backbone Campaign | CC BY 2.0 Time for a Left Alliance to Kick Out the Corporate Politicians In the wake of the Democratic Party’s...
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Video: Destroying evidence? UK may buy Skripal’s house using taxpayers’ money – report

Reports have emerged in the British media, claiming that the UK government is going to spend a million pounds to buy the house of...
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Video: ‘Consequence of trade war’: Trump slams Harley-Davidson for tax-dodge plans

President Donald Trump has lashed out at motorcycle-maker Harley-Davidson, over its plans to shift production away from the US. READ MORE: ... Via Youtube

Rees-Mogg threatens to block £20bn NHS spending boost over tax rise fears — RT...

Jacob Rees-Mogg, the outspoken backbench Tory MP, has warned Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond...

BBC gives UK spy network some nice PR at taxpayer expense — RT UK...

A recent BBC video saw the state-funded broadcaster chat to the deputy director of the...
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Video: Plan B – Ouch! Impounding and taxing all deposits in UK tax havens...

Plan B - Impounding and taxing deposits in UK tax havens with new exchange control tax? Plan B - Would it work? Impounding and...

After Tax Cuts for Richest, House GOP Unveils $5.4 Trillion Attack on Nation’s Safety...

With the nation’s attention rightly fixated on President Donald Trump’s horrific treatment of immigrant children, House Republicans on Tuesday quietly unveiled their 2019 budget proposal that calls...

Taxation = Theft – LewRockwell

US government blew over $450k of taxpayers’ cash on axed health risk study —...

The US Interior Department threw away almost half a million dollars of taxpayers' money by axing...
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Video: Taxi accidentally drives into crowd in Moscow

Seven people have been left injured after a taxi driver in Central Moscow is reported to have has lost control of his vehicle, slamming...

Pence heckled repeatedly during tax reform speech (VIDEO, PHOTOS) — RT US News

US Vice President Mike Pence was repeatedly heckled by protesters during a tax reform speech in...
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Video: Riot police & tear gas: Clashes in Peru over tax-funded expenses by govt

Police deployed tear gas during clashes after thousands took to the streets of Lima on Tuesday in a second protest against the Peruvian Congress...
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Video: ‘Paradise Papers’ Leak Details How Major Corporations Evade Taxes

The latest leak of documents known as the 'Paradise Papers' provide important details about how the world's largest corporations are evading taxes through a...

Skripal poisoning case cost taxpayer £7.5 million so far and could rise, PCC says...

The police response to the alleged nerve agent attack on former double agent Sergei Skripal...
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Video: Tear gas & batons: Police restrain tax protests in Jordan

Protests against tax rises in Jordan have entered their third consecutive night in the capital Amman on Sunday. Police deployed tear gas and used...

Mueller investigation cost to US taxpayers revealed — RT US News

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing investigation into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia has...

Amazon Tax Passes in Seattle and the Billionaire Class Fights Back

Photo by Tiffany Von Arnim | CC BY 2.0 Meanwhile the Movement to Tax Big Business Spreads to Other Cities On May 14, the Seattle City...

Millions of Taxpayer Dollars End up with Al-Shabab, Islamic Jihadist Group in Somalia

A massive daycare fraud in America’s most welcoming state raises questions about the limits of assimilation When it was noted that the...

Taxpayer-Funded Mercenaries Serving Both U.S. & Foreign Aristocracies

Eric Zuesse The U.S. military is by far the most-respected of all institutions in America. But the U.S. military of today is actually not only...

The Impact of Taxes – LewRockwell

Public outrage as top Baltimore cop charged with tax evasion — RT US News

The resignation of the Baltimore Police Commissioner, charged by federal prosecutors for failing to file federal...

The Hidden Gas Tax Cometh

New York Taxi Drivers Launch Campaign to Save Their Industry Following Suicides

Over the past four months, four New York City taxi drivers have been pushed to suicide in an industry that is becoming increasingly dangerous....
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Video: Apple: The Biggest Tax Cheaters in History Repatriate Profits Under Trump’s Tax Bill

What Apple did was outright illegal according to the European Union, but instead of taking legal action against Apple for tax evasion, the Trump...

$407 Billion in Stock Buybacks! How Are Businesses in Your State Spending the Trump...

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Mnuchin Flips Tax-Scam Grift, Hopes Nobody Notices

With a little-noticed remark at a friendly event, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discarded his past arguments for the Trump/GOP tax bill. All Mnuchin could...
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Video: GOP Tax Bill: The Great American Heist

The 'Insane and opaque' Tax bill had no hearings, no independent experts, only lobbyists informed this bill. It will blow up the deficit and...

Monica Lewinsky blasts Rubio over GOP tax ‘flip-flop’ — RT US News

Monica Lewinsky has thrown a generous amount of shade on Marco Rubio after the Florida Republican...

7,000 jobs under threat as retail giant protests homeless tax — RT US News

Amazon has halted development of a high-rise office block in downtown Seattle, threatening to ditch the...

Sugar Demons, Sweet Lobbies and Taxes

It came across on the ABC’s Four Corners as something of a junkie’s confession: I am an addict, and I know.  The conservative MP...

Lawmakers’ Personal Tax Cuts Could Provide 10 Million Meals for Families in Need

Last December, without a single Democratic vote, Republicans in Congress passed a tax cut that enriches themselves, their wealthy donors, and big corporations—at the...

New UK Home Secretary’s links to tax-evading bank and Grenfell response in spotlight —...

Sajid Javid arrived outside his new place of work at the Home Office with a...
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Video: Trump’s Corporate Tax Proposal Would Trigger a Global Race to the Bottom

Trump's proposal to reduce the corporate tax rate will contribute to a global taxation race to the bottom where the losers will be all...

Nation’s Richest — Including Trump — About to Enjoy $17 Billion Windfall Thanks to...

(Photo: Pixabay) As the US's largest Wall Street banks continue to count the billions they've already raked in thanks to the Trump-GOP tax law, a government report published Monday...

What ‘Toys R Us’ Teaches Us About Taxes

By the time you read this, your favorite hangout as a kid may have gone kaput. Toys “R” Us, the iconic global retailer, recently...
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Video: Keiser Report: Wage growth & tax cuts (E1217)

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the absence of significant wage growth in the face of massive shareholder dividends...

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 —...

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

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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...

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

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

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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...

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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’

Janine Jackson interviewed Sarah Anderson about corporate tax cuts for the September 1, 2017, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript. ...

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...