They’ll Be Coming For You Next
Bill Quick

Wal-Mart Sues Puerto Rico Over ‘Astonishing’ Tax Increases – Bloomberg Business The Puerto Rico unit of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. sued the island’s government, seeking to overturn a new tax the retailer calls unfairly high. Enacted in May, Puerto Rico’s Act … Continue reading

Instapundit on Blue Zone Blues
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » MY USA TODAY COLUMN: Tax The Blue Zones. Though I used the term “blue zone” to refer to the … Read the whole thing, of course. Of course. … Continue reading

Pretty Sharp Trump Tweet
Bill Quick

Signing my tax return…. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 15, 2015 Kinda says, “I know what you’re going through.”

Money for Nothing

Packing heat in Detroit: Motown residents answer police chief’s call to arms In a city plagued by chronic unemployment and crime and guarded by a dwindling police force, residents of Detroit are increasingly taking protection of themselves, their families and … Continue reading

We’ve Been Taxed Without Representation For Decades
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Maryland farmer fights to get back money the IRS stole through forfeiture – Personal Liberty® – The Ways and Means Committee clearly sympathized with the little guy: At our hearing, Randy Sowers, a Maryland dairy farmer, testified that after … Continue reading

Annals of the American Dumbass: Taxpayers Are Stupid
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Do Most Voters Want to Skimp on Their Taxes? – Rasmussen Reports™ Donald Trump said recently that he tries to pay as little in taxes as possible, but most Americans don’t agree and insist they want to pay their fair … Continue reading

Rahmbo the Desperate Taxman
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Chicago Netflix customers: Your bill is about to go up 9 percent | Ars Technica Elizabeth Langsdorf, a cityspokeswoman, told Ars by e-mail that this new “ruling” is consistent with current tax law and is “not an expansion of the … Continue reading

The Legal Robber Barons of the Almighty State
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Amazon finally starts paying proper taxes in European countries With Amazon making the first move, it’ll put pressure on other major tech companies to follow suit. Despite claims to the contrary, Apple has been accused of not paying its fair … Continue reading

George Soros Pay Taxes? You Gotta Be Kidding Me!
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George Soros’s Tax Bill – Bloomberg Business The actual tax bill would be affected by factors specific to the billionaire. Soros declined to comment, according to Michael Vachon, a spokesman, as did Anthony Burke, an IRS spokesman. Yeah.  Factors like … Continue reading

Blogging Will Be Light Tomorrow, Because I Plan on Nursing a Huge Hangover
Bill Quick

I just finished my taxes for 2014.  My net income increased about 45%, but my net federal tax bill went up 300%. I’m going to go get drunk now. … Continue reading