It's easy to think of our tax system as consisting solely of federal income tax rates. There, the top marginal tax rate is 39.5% which, when we compare it to other tax rates around the world, seems low. When taking into account the entirety of our tax system, a more dangerous picture emerges.
“Rule number 17, do whatever the F**** it takes,” that is just a little piece of advice from a communication director for the nonpartisan organization Enroll America.
Internal Revenue Service Inspector General J. Russell George released a report today that found that the agency has not been following its own rules when it comes to employing contractors.
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