Taxes Matter. Government Matters. Governor Rick Snyder was inaugurated on January 1, 2010. Coming from big business and venture capital, he only took six weeks in office to propose a radical redistribution of the state's shrinking tax base. Show More Summary
PM faces calls from nervous backbenchers to steer the tax debate away from GST.
IF IT’S A LEFTY TALKING POINT, ODDS ARE GOOD THAT IT’S A FRAUD: The ‘Tampon Tax’ Fraud: Maybe this makes me a traitor to my sex, but I support the tampon tax. Mostly because it’s not actually a tampon tax. For those unaware, “tampon tax” is shorthand for the fact that menstrual products are subject […]
Bloomberg: The World’s Favorite New Tax Haven Is the United States, by Jesse Drucker: Last September, at a law firm overlooking San Francisco Bay, Andrew Penney, a managing director at Rothschild & Co., gave a talk on how the world’s wealthy elite can avoid paying taxes. His message was clear:...
European MEPs want to question chancellor George Osborne about the tax deal he negotiated with Google, the BBC reports. Eva Joly, a French MEP and vice chair of the European tax committee, told BBC Radio 4's "Today" programme that MEPs...Show More Summary
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Earlier today I wrote a post noting that Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Burgum had, in an interview with a left-wing talk radio show, sided with Democrats on the controversial oil tax reform passed by the legislature last year. As I noted, that would be a tough position to take given that every single Republican in...
Evan Solomon talks to Assistant Parliamentary Budget Officer, Mostafa Askari about what the report means The post Trudeau’s tax plan will result in hundreds of millions in lost revenue: report appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Google is in discussions with multiple European countries to settle outstanding tax disputes and “normalize” its tax relationships with them, France’s economy minister said.
Tax reform talk gets a little louder. House Ways & Means Chair Kevin Brady wants his panel to meet Monday to discuss international tax reform to leverage Speaker Paul Ryan’s and Senator Charles Schumer’s desire for an election-year deal. Show More Summary
Second, single-payer would require a lot of additional tax revenue — and we would be talking about taxes on the middle class, not just the wealthy. It’s true that higher taxes would be offset by a sharp reduction or even elimination of private insurance premiums, but it would be difficult to make that case to […]
This is embarrassing and yes, it really did just happen. I just can’t take it anymore. This is like the ultimate face palm moment. Some no-name YouTube ‘star’ gets the
An unserious president talking with unserious liberals on mostly unserious subjects (Breitbart) Obama hosted a series of interviews with YouTube personalities this afternoon, including one interview with Ingrid Nilsen, a
At one point near the end of last night's Republican debate in South Carolina, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz got into a detail-oriented argument about taxes. Given that a Republican primary is by nature a competition between people who mostly...Show More Summary
Legal action has been started against the European Commission in a row over documents in a case that could expose more details on widespread tax evasion in Europe, following the LuxLeaks scandal amid talk of a cover-up.
There are some taxes that folks just love. And in the last two weeks, people have been scrambling to pay one of them. I'm talking about Powerball.
Sorry, fellow tax geeks, we're likely out of luck tonight. President Barack Obama probably won't talk much, if at all, about taxes in his valedictory State of the Union address. Click image for highlights of President Barack Obama's prior State of the Union addresses, plus Politico's preview of tonight's speech. Show More Summary
A student at the University of California Santa Barbara claims the school’s LGBT resource center is using tuition and tax dollars “to talk about how to sodomize overweight men.” UCSB student Carlos Flores is objecting to the center… Read The post Cal-Santa Barbara Student Objects to LGBT Resource Center’s Talk on ‘Fat Gay Men’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Nick Saban likes to talk about football as a process, which explains why we tend to think of his greatness as cold and methodical. We see the relentless of the talent at Alabama, the consistency of the results, the history of championship...Show More Summary