Tags » Taxes


If you own a business and have children, you may be overlooking a valuable opportunity to reduce income taxes.  The basic idea is to shift income to your children and take advantage of their lower tax bracket.  475 more words


Cause for optimism for Minnesota's small firms as they expect profits to rise

Things are looking up for small businesses in Minnesota, who have seen their profits rise and their optimism for the future grow over the last year. 406 more words


Gay Marriage in Ireland: Two Unspoken Issues

Congratulations to those who think they’ve won a huge civil right to marry someone of the same sex over in the Emerald Isle. I truly mean that, given I have a gay stepson who is getting married here shortly in the US. 482 more words

Civil Liberties

EPA to certain news media: "Fuck You!"

The Environmental Protection Agency excluded several news outlets and reporters who regularly cover the agency from a press briefing and announcement regarding its release of a regulation that expands its jurisdiction over waterways.

98 more words
Good Grief

The Biggest Wealth Drain? Income Taxes

These next couple of articles will show you the US Tax Code as you probably have never seen it before. The tax code is over 70,000 pages of boredom and confusion and is designed so badly that even all the authors of the tax code really don’t have much idea of how the system actually works. 864 more words