Posts Tagged ‘Loopholes’

“Corporate Loopholes”

This article has been posted on The Huffington Post on 8/20.

************************************

Corporations are whining about taxes — still!

For years American corporations have bemoaned their high corporate taxes while fleecing the American people and watching the country fall apart.

We were warned about the potential evil of corporations years ago by Dwight D. Eisenhower as he left office — telling us to beware of the military-industrial complex and what it would do to our country.

To our freedom. To our happiness and well-being.

Was Eisenhower a visionary?

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Corporations, HuffPost Articles, Repatriation, Taxes, UnAmerican | Comments Off

“Twisting In the Wind”

This article has been posted on The Huffington Post. To read it there click on the link.

******************************

Congress avoided going over the proverbial ‘Fiscal Cliff.’

Republicans, universally incapable of compromise, caved in the wee hours of the morning to prevent us from potential economic damage to the economy and the recovery.

As a result, taxes were raised on income over $400 thousand, unemployment insurance was extended, and the Alternative Minimum Tax was put to rest forever. These moves all help continue the slow growth and keeps us on a path to possible recovery.

Significant? Yes! But is it sufficient?

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Economy, HuffPost Articles, Politics | Comments Off