Senate planning vote on Internet sales tax bill The days of tax-free online shopping could finally be numbered. The Senate is planning to vote on a bill as soon as Monday that would give states the authority to collect sales taxes on all Internet purchases, handing local governments as much as $11 billion per year in added revenue that they are legally owed — but that hasn’t been paid to them for years. More
Where do more tax cheats live? South and West, IRS study shows Worried the Internal Revenue Service might target you for an audit? You probably should be if you own a small business in one of the wealthy suburbs of Los Angeles. You might also be wary if you're a small-business owner in one of dozens of communities near San Francisco, Houston, Atlanta or the District of Columbia. More
Obamas paid $112,000 in taxes in 2012 President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama paid more than $112,000 in taxes in 2012, an effective federal income tax rate of more than 18% for 2012, according to the White House. The Obamas and Vice President Biden and his wife released their tax returns Friday, three days before the April 15 tax filing deadline. More
Sliced bagel tax? Travelers, beware America's strangest taxes Although taxes are one of life’s certainties, they can still surprise you. Consider the iconic New York bagel: decide to have yours toasted, and it’ll come with a tax. The rationale is that sliced bagels are usually consumed on a café or store’s premises—and restaurant meals are taxed, whereas groceries (like a dozen unsliced bagels) are not. More
First debate called critical for Mitt Romney “Unquestionably, he has to do well in the first debate,” said Rob Gray, a Republican strategist who was a senior adviser in Romney’s successful 2002 campaign for Massachusetts governor. “There’s more on the line for him, whereas Obama has proven ... 09/23/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Man arrested after photo of Mitt Romney sparks domestic violence His girlfriend, 38-year-old Crystal Gray, “replied that it was a picture of Mitt Romney.” Apparently, Turpin did not believe her, and reportedly became upset that she was “attempting to communicate with friends through her Facebook account.” 08/1/2012 - 1:31 am | View Link
Jealous man smashes girlfriend's laptop after seeing photo on her Facebook page and suspecting an affair... but it's a picture of Mitt Romney A violent, overbearing boyfriend punched his girlfriend and smashed her computer after becoming jealous of a picture of Mitt Romney posted on her Facebook page. Lowell Turpin, 40, of Anderson County, Tennessee, had accused live-in girlfriend Crystal Gray ... 07/31/2012 - 11:46 am | View Link
Mitt Romney leads in most key swing states But an analysis of the best available polling data indicates a Romney lead in most of those states. The ten key states are listed below, and also colored in red or blue on the map to the left. All the other states are left gray since they are included in ... 07/16/2012 - 6:09 am | View Link
Mitt Romney's Financial Gray Areas Once upon a time a rich man named Romney ran for president. He could claim, with considerable justice, that his wealth was well-earned, that he had in fact done a lot to create good jobs for American workers. Nonetheless, the public understandably wanted ... 07/8/2012 - 5:13 pm | View Link
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Political positions of Mitt Romney The political positions of Mitt Romney have been recorded from his 1994 U.S. senatorial campaign, the 2002 gubernatorial election, during his 2003–2007 governorship ... 04/17/2014 - 9:36 am | View Website
Mitt Romney | TheBlaze.com While Harry Reid hasn’t apparently killed anyone, he is doing his best to kill and destroy our country. 180 Comments » Remember Obama Mocking Romney Over Russia ... 04/17/2014 - 3:52 am | View Website
Re: Why I'm Voting for Mitt Romney Trolling or not (probably is) I wanted to make a real response. Her video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bzvm7z... https://twitter.com/MrRepzion My ... 04/17/2014 - 2:33 am | View Website
Mitt Romney Official campaign site provides his biography, news and information on how to support his candidacy. 04/16/2014 - 11:42 pm | View Website
From this Tuesday's Special Report on Fox "news," panel members James Riley, Kirsten Powers and Tucker Carlson discuss the evolving fight between the so-called "tea party" and the Republican establishment with host Bret Baier.
No mention of course of the fact that there is no "tea party." It's the Republican base and the John Birch Society that's been with us for decades now.
Tom Cooper is a lucky man. Thirty-five years is a long time to be walking around with someone else's organ. Transplanted kidneys often don’t last so long. Among the things this retired federal employee has to be thankful for, including his brother who donated a kidney to Cooper in 1979, is the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP).