Category Archives: Taxes

Quotation quiz for the day

Who said, addressing Americans from a Middle Eastern point of view: “Your law is the law of the rich and wealthy people, who hold sway in their political parties, and fund their election campaigns with their gifts.” OK, we’ve all … Continue reading

Posted in History, Taxes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Sony, North Korea, and the US taxpayer

“FBI blames North Korea for Sony hack,” by Eric Tucker and Ted Bridis, AP story at Daily Local News, 12/19/14: WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Friday that Sony Pictures Entertainment “made a mistake” in shelving a satirical film … Continue reading

Posted in Taxes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Romneys’ tax returns for 2010 and 2011

Cal Thomas, in today’s (8/10/12) Daily Local News, writes under the title “Most Americans are not fooled by ‘Dirty Harry’s’ shell game,” referring to senate majority leader Harry Reid’s charge that Mitt Romney paid no income taxes during ten years … Continue reading

Posted in President & candidates, Taxes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Obama and Romney tax plans: more background

As shown by my previous post “The Romney and Obama tax plans: West Chester 8/3/12,” taxes have risen to the top of campaign issues, thanks in part to the recent report by Tax Policy Center Another reason Romney is on … Continue reading

Posted in President & candidates, Taxes | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Romney and Obama tax plans: West Chester 8/3/12

On August 3, Obama headquarters in West Chester hosted four speakers who took issue with Mitt Romney’s tax proposals, as recounted in “Democrats rallying for Obama tax plan” by Michael N. Price, Daily Local News, 8/4/12, taxes have risen to … Continue reading

Posted in President & candidates, Taxes | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment