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Republicans Are Assholes

We already know that the Republican Party has devolved into a party led by assholes for assholes. So the latest news about their refusal to even look at the President’s budget submitted to Congress on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, should come as no surprise. 367 more words


A Waste Of Taxpayers Money

I read this recently on the BBC news website:

‘I brushed past her … then was charged with sex attack’

What the actual f*ck? How can this have been allowed. 178 more words

The curious career of the ‘taxpayer’ in Canadian public life: Delacourt

Good piece by Susan Delacourt on the use of the word ‘taxpayers’ vs ‘citizens’ (I prefer the latter):

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not fond of the word ‘taxpayers’ as a synonym for Canadian citizens.

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Other Atlantic provinces should raise HST to Nova Scotia level: McNeil

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil says he wants the other Atlantic provinces to raise HST rates to 15 per cent to reduce red tape for businesses. 261 more words


IRS Expenses in 2016

Many taxpayers were found to be unaware of the current procedure to adopt for recording tax credits in the supermarkets and several service areas in 2015. 96 more words


City on the Hook: St. Louis and the Bill for an NFL Stadium

St. Louis served as a case study last year in a story on The Heart of a City that examined the dynamics of stadiums built for professional sports teams with taxpayer money. 343 more words

Community/Economic Development

Tax helpline for those affected by severe weather and flooding

HMRC have set up a helpline (number is 0800 904 7900) and will enable anyone affected to get practical help and advice on a wide range of tax problems they may be facing. 52 more words

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