Billions In Tax Dollars Sitting In Banks Unused

Congressional report, "Money for Nothing," cites funds set aside but, often due to laws, going unspent when projects languish

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    11/4/2014 - 6:46 am | View Link
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    ... organizations launder their billions through the largest banks, and ... in laundering billions of dollars ... Far off in Washington, sitting ...
    10/31/2014 - 12:31 pm | View Link
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    Our state is sitting on more ... resource should lead our state to billions of dollars in ... going into city tax coffers. ... a signal to ...
    10/31/2014 - 8:34 am | View Link
  • Is Philanthropy Bad for Democracy? - Atlantic Monthly
    ... tax cuts, silent about cuts in social programs, silent about the billions of dollars ... like agribusiness, oil, banks ... comes down to me ...
    10/30/2014 - 9:19 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
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    On average, their PACs, employees and their family members made campaign contributions to 144 sitting members of Congress each cycle ... not so mysteriously have the ability to attract federal dollars regardless of who is running Washington.
    11/17/2014 - 4:26 am | View Link
  • Vicious circle: ‘Economy not growing as companies sit on billions and don’t invest‘
    The European Commission is to press Luxembourg over new allegations it offered tax breaks for more than 300 global ... They have got hundreds of billions of dollars of cash sitting in their bank accounts, and they don’t really want to spend the money ...
    10/10/2014 - 9:03 pm | View Link
  • Swiss insurers brace for next U.S. crackdown on untaxed billions
    ZURICH, July 4 (Reuters) - Swiss insurers are scrambling to defend themselves against possible investigations into billions of dollars of untaxed ... United States to protect banks accused of helping U.S. citizens to evade tax, a new cross-border law ...
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  • How Apple's phantom taxes hide billions in profit
    It's building up an overlooked asset in the form of billions of dollars ... reduce the tax rate on such earnings to 5.25 percent. That would encourage the repatriation of some of the $1.4 trillion in cash that U.S. companies have sitting in overseas ...
    07/23/2012 - 11:33 pm | View Link
  • Billions in tax dollars sitting in banks unused
    (CBS News) The federal debt is now about $16 trillion. However, billions of tax dollars are sitting in bank accounts, doing absolutely nothing, according to a congressional report. It's called "Money for Nothing," and it adds up the staggering amount of ...
    06/8/2012 - 5:56 am | View Link
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    "Wall Street Has Raked In Almost A Billion Dollars Helping Companies Move Overseas To Dodge Taxes"
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