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Get Off Your Asses!

Sequestration. Some love it … some hate it. From every bit of tape and print i can find from 2011 and 2012, no one that voted to pass Sequestration ever intended it to go into effect as written. It was … Continue reading

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Are Capital Gain or Dividend Income Taxes Double-Taxation?

The Capital Gains tax is not double-taxation. How many times have you heard a justification for treating Capital Gain and Dividend Income differently than earned income? Most often the phrase justification sounds something like this: “Capital gain should be free … Continue reading

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$800B Cut in Deductions; Which Specific Tax-Deductions Are Being Eliminated?

How do you permanently eliminate $800B in Tax-deductions? It is possible and it is easy to provide the specific answer. Where are the specifics? I for one am encouraged that we will get a bevy of specific answers over the … Continue reading

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Fiscal Cliff Issues Will Be Solved … We Have The Plan

The fiscal cliff will be solved. Stop fretting, my friends because the solution is not only logical, it is imminently doable. The Fiscal-Cliff components are: a). $1.2 trillion in mandated spending cuts to Domestic and Pentagon programs. b). $ 44 … Continue reading

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Fiscal Cliff -the new self-inflicted wound

There is an interesting debate going on spurred by the concept of a “fiscal-cliff in December. The contradictions are mind-blowing! Someone needs to have their collective mouths washed out with soap because the bs is getting foul. Let me see … Continue reading

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