Two studies of U.S. news coverage suggest that this is a presidential campaign with little substance — unless groping women, tax returns and email servers are your idea of major … Click to Continue »
NBA Star & Baby Mama Battling Over Reality Show Lawsuit NBA star Chris Bosh has demanded his baby mama hand over years of tax returns and explain all her sources of income since 2009 in hopes it will build his
The longtime D.C. government official pleaded guilty to filing a false tax return, but he wants it made clear that he had nothing to do with the shadow campaign.
Jay A. Soled (Rutgers) & Kathleen DeLaney Thomas (North Carolina), Regulating Tax Return Preparation, 58 B.C. L. Rev. ___ (2016): Every year the U.S. government collects nearly $3 trillion of income and employment taxes, a large share of which is used to deliver social welfare benefits to the poor. With...
After Project Veritas just exposed Hillary's genius idea to launch the "Donald Ducks Releasing His Tax Returns" campaign, we get the following "Trump Tin Foil Hat" for all of the "alt-right" conspiracy theorists out there. This is actually...Show More Summary
As I was doing my mother in law’s taxes, over three years ago, I wrote, Mom – You don’t itemize, describing her tax return a bit and the fact that her medical deductions weren’t enough to flow to her itemized deductions, and so she remained a Standard Deduction filer. Since her taxable income put her […]
Calvin H. Johnson (Texas), Were Trump's Fake Losses Legal as Tax Deductions?: Trump claimed almost a billion of tax losses on his 1995 tax return. Trump did not lose anything like that in economic substance because he never put that much money into his transactions. If he never put it,...
Hillary Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook objected today to everyone focusing so much on "stolen" emails. But Chris Wallace noticed some hypocrisy there...
The TV media no longer conceal their disdain for Donald Trump’s ludicrous spinners. Jake Tapper raps Rudy Giuliani for defending Trump’s refusal to release his tax returns and chides Paul Manafort: “These things, just because you say them, they’re not true!” CNN’s Brianna Keilar takes Kellyanne Conway to task for insisting Trump did not mean […]
I said tax plan, not tax return. I know that he lied when he said he’d release his tax return before the election, and then lied again when asked why he changed his mind. I’m talking about his tax plan, the one that would raise taxes on millions of working class Americans, while he slashes taxes […]
John Feehery: Had Donald Trump released his tax returns, apologized to women from his past, and otherwise been transparent about his life before the campaign, he would be in control of his own narrative.
Republican Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina on Wednesday called on his Democratic challenger, Deborah Ross, to release the cover sheets of her tax returns to show whether she and … Click to Continue »
Though Trump's tax returns have been overshadowed by more recent scandals, Peter James Kiernan wants to make sure no one forgets about what he says is a national security issue.
Today is October 18, the date in 2005 when the national debt passed the $8 trillion mark. Today it stands at $19.7 trillion, or more than $60,000 per person. Here are some interesting links I came across: Tax Initiatives on the November Ballot: We list significant tax-related ballot initiatives that voters will be deciding next month. Show More Summary
Essential Politics: Obama heads back to California for cash, Issa re-election is a 'toss up' Oct. 17, 2016, 1:34 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching: President Obama will be back in California next week to raise...
We're just halfway through the month, and October is already full of surprises for the 2016 presidential election. Donald Trump’s tax returns were...
Click here for reuse options! The industry where you really can make billions and pay no taxes. This article appears in the Fall 2016 issue of The American Prospect magazine. Subscribe here. When Mitt Romney released his tax returns in 2012, the average American got a rare inside look at how the wealthiest avoid taxes. Show More Summary
When it come paying taxes, how much is too little? The answer depends on whether you're running for president. Ever since someone leaked portions of Donald Trump’s 20-year-old state tax returns, people have been speculating about the taxes he paid – or didn’t pay, as the case may be.
Hurricane Matthew is a memory for most of us, but not for those dealing with the damage it caused. And as I write this, the Pacific Northwest is bracing for "The Big Kahuna." For those most affected by the storms, there is some good news from the IRS: Extended filing and, in some cases, extended payment dates. Show More Summary
I am voting for Hillary Rodham Clinton for President. It has nothing to do with walls, e-mails, tax returns, embassies, minorities, or political parties. It's a mom thing and here's the story. Many elderly in nursing homes or assisted...Show More Summary