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Koch Brothers Takes $88 Million in Corporate Welfare
Business  (tags: Koch brothers, corporate welfare, ripoffs, taxes, greed )

Freya
- 36 days ago - dailykos.com
Koch Brothers likes to champion themselves as crusaders against the welfare state. But a new report shows that they took $88 million of your taxpayer dollars while demanding that governments stop wasting taxpayer dollars. In total, $110 billion goes...
States Reaping Budget Benefits Of Ending Bush Tax Cuts For Richest Americans
Business  (tags: society, economy, taxes, state budgets, class divide, news, money, politics )

Cal
- 64 days ago - alternet.org
The big takeaway is taxes matter, especially tax rates for the richest Americans.
The Waltons of Walmart - The Greediest Family In The World
Business  (tags: WalMart, greedy family, The Waltons, taxes, inheritance taxes, strategies )

Dandelion
- 211 days ago - occupy.com
The strategies the Walton family uses to avoid estate and inheritance taxes on their fortune is establishing a type of charitable trust that can shelter money from taxes, and later put that money back into the pockets of family heirs, even at a profit.
The 1 Percent's Ivy League Loophole
Business  (tags: The One Percent, taxes, tax deductions, Harvard, Yale, politics, society, corporate, business, ethics, money, news )

Carrie
- 218 days ago - salon.com
In addition to being poor public policy, these charitable tax subsidies generate a disgustingly unjust spectacle. The vast majority of parents do not have an educational background that enables them to benefit from the donation-legacy system.
Four Contemptible Examples of Corporate Tax Avoidance
Business  (tags: taxes, corporations, tax avoidance, corporate malfeasance )

Judy
- 281 days ago - nationofchange.org
CEOs are legendary for defending their tax paying records, and eager to imply that government is responsible for any of their tax delinquencies.
Tell Your Senators: Don't Let Apple Get Away With It!
Business  (tags: Americans, government, Loopholes, corporate, business, Taxes, smoney )

Candy
- 310 days ago - action.usaction.org
The iPhone & iPad are as American as Apple pie. But one thing that isn't patriotic, is when American-made companies like Apple don't pay their fair share in taxes.
Corporations Are Stealing Billions in Tax Breaks, While the Confused, Screwed Citizenry Turn On Each Other
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, economy, robert reich, taxes, corporate subsidies, tax havens )

Lynn
- 331 days ago - alternet.org
International corporations have no national allegiance, they care only for profit. Meanwhile, people all over the world are becoming increasingly nationalistic and xenophobic.
Taxodus
Business  (tags: corporate, business, economy, world, shell game, taxes )

Nancy
- 334 days ago - taxodus.net
A serious web- based game that responds to the industry of tax planning by which multinationals attempt to lower their taxes on profits and other mandatory contributions as much as possible.
Ayn Rand USA: In 20 Years Corporate Profits Are Up 4X and Their Taxes Have Fallen By 50% -- Meanwhile the Workers' Payroll Tax H
Business  (tags: corporate, economy, politics, taxes, inequality, Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged )

Lynn
- 334 days ago - alternet.org
Ayn Rand's novel "Atlas Shrugged" fantasizes a world in which anti-government citizens reject taxes and regulations, and "stop the motor" by withdrawing themselves from the system of production. ... [but]... rejected taxes are shutting down productive people.
Defeating Useless Rich People
Business  (tags: Labor, Progressives, Taxes, Makers vs. Takers, makers, Finance, Insurance, Real estate, Business News, Politics News )

Judy
- 386 days ago - salon.com
Taming wealthy, unproductive "moochers" will require a populist campaign to stop them. Here's how we can do it
How Rich 'Moochers' Hurt America
Business  (tags: Makers vs. Takers, makers, Taxes, Capitalism, landlords, rent, bankers, Mitt Romney, Editor's Picks, Business News, Politics News )

Judy
- 389 days ago - salon.com
In American politics as in the American economy, power and wealth have shifted from the industrial capitalists of old to the "rent lords" of the early 21st century, based in the overgrown FIRE (finance, insurance, real estate) sector.
If Corporations Don't Pay Taxes, Why Should You?
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, Entrepreneurs, ethics, finance, government, investments, labor, lies, marketing, money, politics, society, Taxes )

Kit
- 399 days ago - commondreams.org
Go offshore young man and avoid paying taxes. Plunder at will in those foreign lands, and if you get in trouble, Uncle Sam will come rushing to your assistance, diplomatically, financially and militarily, even if you have managed to avoid paying --->
Facebook Gets a Multibillion-Dollar Tax Break - Businessweek
Business  (tags: internet, government, ethics, taxes, investors, investments, money, finance, business, corporate )

Kevin
- 422 days ago - businessweek.com
"Even though Facebook (FB) reported $1.1 billion in pre-tax profits from U.S. operations in 2012, it will probably pay zero federal and state taxes--and even receive a federal tax refund of about $429 million--according to a Feb. 14 statement from..."
Facebook Paid No Corporate Income Tax Last Year, After Making More Than $1 Billion In Profits
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corruption, dishonesty, economy, ethics, money, taxes, Facebook )

Kathy
- 423 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Earlier this month, the Facebook Inc. released its first "10-K" annual financial report since going public last year. Hidden in the report's footnotes is an amazing admission: despite $1.1 billion in U.S. profits in 2012, Facebook did not pay even a dime
If Exxon Really Wanted to Help ACTION
Business  (tags: ethics, Exxon, teachers, taxes, 1%, corporate, investments, world, business )

Nancy
- 445 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Inspired by your ad campaign, we have a proposal to help solve U.S. education shortfalls. Give the $6.2 billion you should have paid in federal income tax between 2008 and 2011 to the Department of Education.
 

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