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Headlines matching 'taxpayers'
Wed April 16, 2014
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Donald Rumsfeld knows there are known tax deductions. These are deductions he knows that he knows. But there are known unknown tax deductions, and he knows he does not know those
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Tue April 15, 2014
(ProPublica)
 
 
 
The IRS would like to do your taxes for you and let you just sign the form and file them for free. Shockingly there is a "Grass Roots" campaign to forbid them from doing this. Not Shockingly, it's being funded by the makers of TurboTax
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Canada's Tax Agency to send out registered letters concerning stolen Heartbleed data. Good thing Canada still has a postal serv......aw crap
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Mon April 14, 2014
(The New Republic)
 
 
 
If they taxed all the people who were too stupid to know that the internet makes doing your taxes easy, we could erase the deficit
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(Roll Call)
 
 
 
In a breakthrough discovery, pollsters find that Americans think their taxes are too high
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Sun April 13, 2014
(Forbes)
 
 
 
Raising taxes on the rich actually helped some people who make around $500k a year due to an obscure rule called AMT addback. This just happens to include people like the President
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Fri April 11, 2014
(Globe and Mail)
 
 
 
Canadian taxpayers find they can't write off haircuts, trips to Vegas or profits from pot that was seized and destroyed by cops
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Today in "b-b-b-b-b-but we need government otherwise Somalia": Social Security is now seizing people's assets for 'overpayments' to their ancestors three, four, five decades ago - overpayments they prove were made using FARK YOU, CITIZEN as evidence
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Thu April 10, 2014
(KSAT San Antonio)
 
 
 
60% of all tax preparers are not regulated by the IRS. The other 40% have gotten used to having lights out at 9pm
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Mon April 07, 2014
(Des Moines Register)
 
 
 
Could somebody please explain why a small town police department in southeastern Iowa needs a fully armored military vehicle designed to prowl a desert war zone? "I just think it's a great way to help the taxpayers"
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Tue April 01, 2014
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Paul Ryan unveils his latest budget: lessee here slashes Medicaid, Food stamps,social services, student aid, and pensions? Check. Cuts taxes for the rich? Check. Huh, strange..no block grants for developing Galt's Gulch
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Mon March 31, 2014
(Slate)
 
 
 
"People without children should pay higher taxes"
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Sun March 30, 2014
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Not news: Country cuts taxes to encourage corporate investment. News: Country cuts corporate taxes in half. Fark: Cuba
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Sat March 29, 2014
(IndyStar)
 
 
 
Is the rack worth the risk?
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Thu March 27, 2014
(RYOT.org)
 
 
 
If Captain America were real, he'd cost taxpayers $54 million. Pricey, but it sure beats the $683 billion the U.S. spent on its military in 2010
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(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Smoking hot 23-year-old who received £5,000 taxpayer funded boob-job because she was bullied for being flat-chested, then sued for £10,000 because her boobs were too big, is now a call girl, three-months pregnant, has no idea who the father is
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Fri March 21, 2014
(CNN)
 
 
 
IRS warns of a phone scam preying on gullible taxpayers, are angry that someone is horning in on their racket
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Wed March 19, 2014
(KOAT Albuquerque)
 
 
 
Is it really necessary to bring in the SWAT team to write a ticket for a cracked windshield?
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Tue March 18, 2014
(CNSNews)
 
 
 
Federal government takes in record revenue in taxes. Republicans derp to the right. Democrats herp to the, um, right also
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Mon March 17, 2014
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Swedish residents say they are sick of the government cutting their taxes and both major parties in the country are outdoing one another wih promises to raise them if they win the next election
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Tue March 11, 2014
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Nanny state deports U.S. citizen for. A) Terrorist activities. B) Tax fraud. C) Having cancer
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Sit down for this. Congress has passed a bill that takes away its $126 million subsidy for political conventions and designates it for pediatric medical research
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Fri February 28, 2014
(Arizona Star)
 
 
 
Pro Tip for Politicians: Calling 9-1-1 to tell a dispatcher to pull an article from the newspaper is not a good use of taxpayer money. Bonus: 9-1-1 call included in article. Double Bonus: Said politician freaks out at detractors in comments section
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Thu February 27, 2014
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Believe it or not, the new GOP tax plan would actually raise taxes... but only in states that vote Democrat
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Wed February 26, 2014
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Shocking: Republicans unveil tax reform bill. More shocking: bill raises taxes on the rich and cuts them for the poor. Even more shocking: bill would grow the economy
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(Politico)
 
 
 
The GOP Chair of the House Ways and Means Committee releases his new tax reform plan, which calls for sharply raising taxes on the biggest Wall Street banks. FTA "To call this a sea change would be like calling the Grand Canyon a ditch"
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Tue February 25, 2014
(Some Traveler)
 
 
 
The Obamas have spent $18 million in taxpayer money on vacations, or roughly the equivalent of a week at Disney World for a family of four
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Fri February 14, 2014
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Tom Perkins foolishly doubles down, says rich people should get millions more votes than poor people because they pay taxes
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(Reason Magazine)
 
 
 
Punk rocker Exene Cervenka is moving to Texas because of the oppressive taxes in California. Suck it libs who live in 1980
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Sun February 09, 2014
(Inquisitr)
 
 
 
Into The Abyss: Puerto Rico cannot stop the bleeding as the economy tanks. Thanks, Democrats
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Sat February 08, 2014
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R- you farking kidding me?) has a lovely chat with constituents about taxes, the farm bill, and executing the president. Oh wait, it's Oklahoma.... that it explains it then
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Mon February 03, 2014
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Rich people are not the reason poor people are poor, so let's stop victimizing the rich through draconian taxes and inflammatory rhetoric and work on real solutions for income inequality, like giving the top 1 percent a tax cut
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Sun February 02, 2014
(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
You might want to sit down for this one, but a Republican, from Oklahoma is suggesting we eliminate the NFL's tax exempt status
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Thu January 30, 2014
(Gallup)
 
 
 
Majority of Americans want fair wealth distribution. About 99% of them
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Mon January 27, 2014
(Slate)
 
 
 
Thousands of creationist schools take taxpayer money
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Sun January 26, 2014
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
I don't know which is worse, that this letter was written or that some editor at the Wall Street Journal decided to run it. (Link is indirect because of the WSJ's paywall.)
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Wed January 22, 2014
(Portland Press Herald)
 
 
 
Maine senator says due to security concerns he wouldn't attend the Winter Olympics. Unless of course, he could make a congressional investigation junket out of it and bill the trip to the taxpayers
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(Fox 59)
 
 
 
Got gay married, then moved to Indiana? Good luck filing taxes, muwhahah...wait...being gay means you can skip taxes?
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Tue January 21, 2014
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
NYC Mayor de Blasio gets a school lesson from Gov. Cuomo on how to give universal pre-K to New Yorkers without raising taxes. Now go sit in a corner mayor
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Wed January 15, 2014
(Tampa Bay Online)
 
 
 
CCW holder decides to leave his gun locked up safely at home during trip to Maryland. That's an arrestin'
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Mon January 13, 2014
(The Wire)
 
 
 
Problem: You are the GOP and you want to show voters you care about poverty, but you don't want to spend any money or ask your rich friends to pay more taxes. Solution: go with Old Reliable and blame poverty on single mothers
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Sun January 12, 2014
(WFTV Orlando)
 
 
 
Sheriff's office posts pictures of broken down police cruisers and other equipment so taxpayers know their money isn't going to necessary improvements
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Fri January 10, 2014
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Washington DC: Our plastic bag tax has hugely reduced their use. YAY, environment. Critics: OK, then why are you collecting the same amount in taxes now as you did 4 years ago? DC: Uhhh..hey, did you catch that Chris Christie news conference?
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Wed January 08, 2014
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Sheriff Joe is not only the toughest Sheriff in America, he is also the most expensive to taxpayers
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Mon December 30, 2013
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
For profit college accused of artificially inflating job placement numbers by hiring temp companys to churn through graduates and classifying McDonalds cooks as "gainfully employed". Quick, somebody get the fainting couch for the tag
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Thu December 19, 2013
(ESPN)
 
 
 
New York Yankees hit with $28 million luxury tax bill, in addition to the $28 million 'tax of luxury' they'll pay to have Alex Rodriguez sit on the bench
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Wed December 18, 2013
(Metro)
 
 
 
Nothing in life is more certain than death, taxes and annual beer price hikes
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
U.S. military pays $5.4 million for unusable incinerators in Afghanistan. Government officials immediately praised for funding a project that only wasted $5.4 million in taxpayers' money
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