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At the Fiscal Cliff I Cry "Jump, Jump, Jump!"

Birdman III Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 11:54 AM
Corporations do not pay taxes. Everything they pay is considered an expense. Profits are the remains from income minus expenses. All who buy from corporations are the taxpayers in the equation.
Torr Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 12:59 PM
You're exactly right Birdman. Unfortunately, Obama sycophants have been propagandized by the slavish press corps to believe the bogus premise that the wealthy are to blame for Obama's profligate spending.

Now that the democrats have institutionalized robbing from Peter to pay Paul, they have Paul's devout loyalty, as seen in the results of the election.
zwheaton Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 2:00 PM
Oh yea, fail to mention Bush, who allowed 9/11 to happen, staged a war in Iraq to hire his friend's company Halliburton, allowed the housing bubble to burst, THEN BAILED OUT THE VERY BANKS RESPONSIBLE THE MESS. WITH YOUR TAX DOLLARS.
True Conservative! Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 3:23 PM
I have gravel that's smarter than you, z [by the way, is the z for "zero"?]!

The most expensive tax in the history of the world has been proposed by the Obama administration and to hear them tell the story, you’d think the rest of us should be grateful.

“We want to create a global minimum tax,” said vice president Joe Biden, “because American taxpayers shouldn’t be providing a larger subsidy for investing abroad than investing at home.”

A global minimum tax is a tax on all profits made by nominally US companies that operate overseas. They operate overseas for various reasons, but one big reason is because corporate taxes are higher in...