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

Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 6:36 AM
When Obama won the first time I was the only one in my shop who was upset and the others, supposedly co-workers, laughed at me. I took early retirement. Now they are down to 2/3 as many people doing a lot more work. I would be willing to bet they still voted for Obama and have no clue why they now have so much extra work and so few people to do it.

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...