Trump Tax Cuts Are Boosting Growth And Mostly Paying For Themselves, CBO Report Says #TrumpTaxCuts

Submitted by on Fri, 04/13/2018 - 11:20


Taxes: When the Congressional Budget Office released its updated budget forecast, everyone focused on the deficit number. But buried in the report was the CBO's tacit admission that it vastly overestimated the cost of the Trump tax cuts, because it didn't account for the strong economic growth they would generate.


US tax agent 'raped intern at gunpoint' #IRS The IRS doesn't just steal your money.

Submitted by on Fri, 04/06/2018 - 20:45


A Boston tax agent accused of handcuffing a young intern in his car, putting a gun in her mouth and raping her last summer has pleaded not guilty.

Prosecutors claim James Clarke invited a 21-year-old woman for drinks and bought her "enough drinks to intoxicate her" before the alleged assault.

Bread and Circus: Minneapolis Schools Face $33M Deficit After City Paid $500M for NFL Stadium

Submitted by on Thu, 04/05/2018 - 21:45


Teachers and staff of Minneapolis schools are expecting hundreds of layoffs due to a $33 million deficit only a few years after the city completed a taxpayer-funded $1.1 billion football stadium.


Amazon’s ‘power and influence’ in U.S. economy too great, Bernie Sanders says

Submitted by on Sun, 04/01/2018 - 09:18


On the heels of President Trump blasting American mega-corporation Amazon over its low tax liability, Sen. Bernard Sanders on Sunday backed up the president and said the company’s “power and influence” in the U.S. economy has grown too large.