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Don't Let Drug Giants Pfizer and Allergan Cheat on Their Taxes - Stop the Merger
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Pfizer, Allergan, inversion, taxes, Big Pharma, world's largest drugmaker, cheating on taxes )

BMutiny
- 147 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Altho Irish Allergan is technically smaller, it's buying American Pfizer in what's called an "inversion." Pfizer won't have to pay U.S. taxes anymore, taking without giving back. Creating the world's largest drugmaker, putting more power into fewer hands
Petition: Stop Taxing Women for Having Menstrual Periods!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, wrong priorities, inequal treatment, discrimination against women, Natural Rights, politics, questionable behaviour )

Sabine
- 155 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to reports, 45 out of 50 states in the USA consider tampons and sanitary napkins a luxury and as such are taxed. In fact, these items are taxed more often than candy! Low-income women are hit the hardest by these taxes as it's estimated...
5 Depressing Signs America Just Isn't the Country It Used to Be
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, corporations, health care, poverty, greed, taxes, injustice, prisons, crime )

Freya
- 157 days ago - alternet.org
There exists a common theme amidst these signs of societal decay.
The Kinks ~ Sunny Afternoon (HQ)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, music video, politics )

MmAway
- 177 days ago - youtu.be
This song by "The Kinks" was released in 1966 and made strong references to the high levels of progressive tax taken by the British Labor government
This Memorial Day, Tell Congress to Support Tax Breaks for Military Families! ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), Child Tax Credit (CTC), 16 million people, poverty, military families )

Nancy
- 347 days ago - action.momsrising.org
Unless Congress acts soon, key provisions of the EITC and CTC will expire at the end of 2017, pushing nearly 16 million peopleâEUR"including 8 million childrenâEUR"into or deeper into poverty.
Lets Be Fair With State Taxes!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, oregon, taxes )

TomCat
- 438 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
The NFL Shouldn't Be Tax-Exempt. ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, taxes, tax exempt status, NFL, 'non-profit' organizations, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics, congress, economy, republicans, democrats )

Carrie
- 443 days ago - act.credoaction.com
"The NFL earns billions in revenue every year, but hasnâEUR(TM)t paid a dime in taxes since the 1960âEUR(TM)s. ItâEUR(TM)s outrageous that the NFL is considered a 'non-profit organization.' You must demand that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell appear before your ...
Don't Raise Taxes for Poor Families
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, poverty, earned income credit, petitions )

Freya
- 513 days ago - forcechange.com
Republicans in the U.S. Congress are pushing to eliminate the Earned Income Tax Credit, which helps families that rely on a limited income to get by with a reduced income tax. They were originally going to vote to continue this tax cut, but started...
Tell Congress: Don't Pay for Tax Breaks on the Backs of Working Families: PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, economy, corruption, government, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, politics )

Beverly
- 517 days ago - action.usaction.org
Tell Congress: Stop letting big corporations and the wealthy rob our economy dry. Don't pay for tax breaks on the backs of working families.
Ask Congress to Support the Responsible Estate Tax Act, S.2899.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, taxes, economic inequality, fairness, super-rich )

Bruce C
- 556 days ago - act.americansfortaxfairness.org
Bernie Sanders' Responsible Estate Tax Act will require the super-wealthy to pay more in taxes, impose a 10% surtax on billionaire estates and close a major loophole. Even with these changes, 99.7% of Americans will NOT pay a nickel in the estate tax.
Stop These Corporate Deserters - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Petition, Corporate Deserters, President Obama, Executive Order, taxes )

Dandelion
- 635 days ago - dontdesertamerica.com
More than a dozen corporations are plotting to change their addresses to tax haven countries to dodge paying billions of dollars in U.S. taxes. If they succeed, the rest of us will be stuck picking up the tab.
Collapsing Currency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FATCA, IRS, Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, HR 2847, business, money, taxes )

Nancy
- 697 days ago - snopes.com
Starting July 1, 2014, FATCA will require FFIs to provide annual reports to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on the name and address of each U.S. client, as well as the largest account balance in the year and total debits and credits of any account...
Poll Results - 5/3/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Blog News, Polls, taxes )

TomCat
- 732 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
 

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