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
The Capitol Steps Are Coming to Harvard» - Boston Magazine ... can also check out previous years’ collections, such as 2013’s Fiscal Shades of Gray, featuring Mitt Romney’s favorite, “Binders Full... 11/18/2014 - 4:42 am | View Link
Bill to change Michigan’s electoral vote to get hearing - Lansing State Journal ... by more than 400,000 voters over Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, the former ... nine days through Dec. 18. Kathleen Gray is a 11/15/2014 - 10:38 am | View Link
‘Democracy Day’ Is No Solution to Low Turnout - National Review Op-ed: The NFL’s Uphill Cultural Battle Starts With Its Subtle ... - Advocate.com 11/13/2014 - 3:11 pm | View Link
Michael Lewis: Extreme Wealth Is Bad for Everyone--Especially the ... - The New Republic Online ... wisps of gray hair crossed his forehead and he ... Mitt Romney might actually have been a stronger candidate if he had less money, or at least ... 11/13/2014 - 6:07 am | View Link
Extreme Wealth Is Bad for Everyone—Especially the Wealthy - The New Republic Online ... wisps of gray hair crossed his forehead and he ... Mitt Romney might actually have been a stronger candidate if he had less money, or at least ... 11/12/2014 - 6:35 am | View Link
Obama, Romney have White House turkey chili summit Romney was smiling as he headed into the White House just before 12:30, after climbing out of the front seat of a black SUV. He smiled as he entered the West Wing, wearing a gray suit and blue striped tie. No staffers or friends followed him into the building. 11/29/2012 - 2:26 pm | 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 - 10:42 am | View Link
Lowell Turpin, Tennessee Man, Mistakes Mitt Romney For Girlfriend's Lover, Allegedly Attacks Her (PHOTO) A Tennessee man was arrested earlier this month after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend over suspicions that Mitt Romney was her lover, the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. Forty-year-old Lowell Turpin had confronted his live-in girlfriend, Crystal Gray ... 07/31/2012 - 9:35 am | View Link
What Could Mitt Romney's Pre-2010 Filings Tell Us? he receives. Further, without an audit of his specific activity, it appears Romney is taking advantage of planning allowed under federal tax law. By allowed I mean loopholes and even gray areas of the law where his tax advisors determined that no special ... 07/19/2012 - 5:38 am | View Link
Mitt Romney leads in most key swing states Of those ten key swing states, the president would win just Nevada and Pennsylvania ... voters breaking in favor of the challenging candidate, which is Mitt Romney. Among the gray stats on the RCP map, if Nevada is projected for Obama as above, and the ... 07/16/2012 - 7:10 am | View Link
Astrology: Mitt Romney, date of birth: 1947/03/12 ... Astrology: Mitt Romney, born March 12, 1947 in Detroit (MI), Horoscope, astrological portrait, dominant planets, birth data, heights, and interactive chart. 48,086 ... 11/22/2014 - 11:18 am | View Website
Investigation: Mitt Romney’s Offshore Accounts, Tax ... No wonder Mitt Romney doesn’t want his finances made public. His offshore accounts may operate in a legal gray zone, as Nicholas Shaxson reports, but is that where ... 11/22/2014 - 1:46 am | View Website
Mitt Romney Official campaign site provides his biography, news and information on how to support his candidacy. 11/21/2014 - 11:08 pm | View Website
Mitt Romney Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947) is an American politician and businessman who was the Republican Party's nominee for President of the United States in the ... 11/21/2014 - 8:52 pm | View Website
Mitt Romney: Photos From His Early Years | LIFE.com Caption from LIFE. "With 'Mitt,' 10, youngest of Romney children, [George Romney] inspects house at Bloomfield Hills which he and his wife designed." 11/21/2014 - 8:38 pm | View Website
I've always loved this song from 1971's the 'Yes Album' mostly because of the first 3:45, but it's still a classic.
What about you?
List your favorite "Yes" songs down below.
I was going to post a song from either "Fragile" or the revamped Yes band with Trevor Rabin because he was so awesome, but I'll save those for another time.
Lawyers representing the Los Angeles Unified School District have agreed to set up a fund containing close to $140 million as a settlement in a civil case brought by dozens of students over the district’s handling of a case involving a Miramonte elementary teacher accused of sexually molesting
It is a French documentary that British television channels are going to fight over. And they’ll have to act quickly, as Illustrious Yet Unknown (Illustre et Inconnu) has already been sold to scores of countries around the world. Jean-Pierre Devillers and Pierre Pochart’s film – which mixes archive
Is Chuck Todd just a rookie? Is Chuck Todd a puppet bidding for right-wing Republican acceptance? Is Chuck Todd simply incompetent? This man continues to make the political discourse more shallow. Earlier on Meet The Press, a piece was shown contrasting Obamacare in Texas and Illinois that was right down the middle.