To what extent do the rich dodge the taxation of their income?
How true are recent claims by a UK Minister that the rich barely pay tax?
"Rich" people.... or those with generous (large) income ARE ENTITLED to "dodge" paying taxes by any and all of the means that the idiots responsible for the "tax codes" write in and include in those codes......
You'd have to be crazy to overlook or refrain from taking advantage of each and every "break" that is legislated in to the "tax code".
IF one has/had a gripe that those with large incomes don't pay (finally) at NEARLY the rates of John Q Public.... then they have only their Federal legislators to blame... and they (the "Publics") have the means to CHANGE their representatives to House and Senate, with their votes.....
by Don W 18 months ago
I want to get people's views on this. The thread's inspired by comments I've seen from people in and outside of this forum that suggest taxes are theft. The idea goes: if the government forces people to pay taxes (under threat of imprisonment) then they are essentially stealing people's money by...
by ptosis 15 months ago
yea or nea? Are you HAPPY! that the richest .01% get less taxes? I mean - they did earn it didn't they?Do they just work harder? Is everybody else just stupid and lazy? Hard work will only get you so far if circumstances aren’t amenable. Do you believe that “If you’re still poor at 35, you...
by Susan Reid 6 years ago
Wow. 500,000 households making more than $100K per year and 7,000 millionaires paid no income tax in 2011.Do they consider themselves "victims" do we suppose?Are they lost causes who will never "take personal responsibility and care for their lives"Excerpt followed by...
by ngureco 7 years ago
Is Income Tax Brackets Fair To All People?
by weholdthesetruths 7 years ago
The Constitution says that no person shall be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process, meaning a trial and jury. At what point, after having gained wealth, does the Constitution no longer apply, and they're free to be looted, their wealth taken?
by Mikel G Roberts 7 years ago
I believe Capital Gains should be the most heavily taxed form of income there is. As much as 90% should go to support the social system that makes the capital gains possible.Being given money simply because one has money, should be treated as the bullying that it is.I believe the formation of this...
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