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Tax Loopholes and Tax Cuts; The Circus Budget Balancing Act of 2012.

[UPDATE: Here is a link to a great resource which identifies all 172 tax loopholes/deductions http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/special/politics/tax-code-break-by-break/ As they say in Vegas, now that the cards are on the table, it’s time to place your bets. As a business owner, I … Continue reading

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Romney’s Affirmative Action Moment

Governor Romney and CEO Mitt Romney had an interesting affirmative action moment during last nights debate. For many debate watchers, this moment probably went right over their heads; however, I saw another moment of contrast that simply should not be … Continue reading

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Don’t Touch My Loophole!

I predict there will still be 172 tax-loopholes (individual and corporate) valued at over $1.1 trillion per year in 2013, regardless of what you hear to the contrary. I say this because if you lower the tax-rate by the exact … Continue reading

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The Debate, Round 2 – Will We Get The Whole Truth, and Nothing But The Truth?

The Debate – Round 2. Did we get the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, so help me God”? On Thursday Joe Biden and Paul Ryan will have the opportunity to stand (or sit) in a room and look … Continue reading

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There They Go Again – Gas Prices Spike … Just Because They Can.

America will become the largest producer of energy in the world by 2020. We are already on our way to achieving our goal. Some energy solutions will cost more but be more efficient. Some will cost less and provide useful … Continue reading

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Dude, Where’s My Talking Point?

Dude, where is my talking point? I look here … I looked there but it appears I may have lost my talking point – have you seen it? For the last 12 months, the current administration has been pilloried for … Continue reading

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