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

Rock Strongo Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 11:44 AM
I keep hearing how California "voted to raise taxes on themselves," as this was a selfless and heroic act of "shared responsibility." They did nothing of the sort. The overwhelming majority did what liberals always do--they voted to raise taxes on a tiny minority (aka "the rich"), and distribute the spoils to themselves through the benevolent hand of government. America, by and large, did the same. I may move to Greece--their economic future is starting to look more promising than ours.

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...