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Judge rules it is OK to auction widow’s home over $6 tax bill

 
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Judge rules it is OK to auction widow’s home over $6 tax bill

This is what happens when you give the government the power to tax and is one of the reasons why we continue to fight the IRS. A widow owed her county $6.30 in property taxes and unpaid interest. When she didn’t pay- she claims she wasn’t aware of the outstanding bill- the county decided to […]


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IRS awards bonuses to employees who didn’t pay taxes

The IRS doled out millions of dollars worth of bonuses to employees with disciplinary issues, including employees who hadn’t paid their taxes. Via USA Today: The Internal Revenue Service handed out $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with disciplinary issues — including more than $1 million to employees who didn’t pay their federal taxes, a […]


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Income Inequality Institute Will Pay Paul Krugman $25,000 Per Month

City University of New York will pay Paul Krugman $225,000 to work for the university’s Income Study Center, which researches income and income inequality. Via Gawker According to a formal offer letter obtained under New York’s Freedom of Information Law, CUNY intends to pay Krugman $225,000, or $25,000 per month (over two semesters), to “play a modest […]


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White House Launches “Taxpayer Receipt”

Yay! Now you can look at how the Federal Government wisely spent your tax dollars. Interestingly enough, there is no line item for “making death rain from the sky” aka President Obama’s drone program that has killed approximately 2,400 people, including at least 168 children and 416 civilians in Pakistan alone.


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Tax Day Remix

Remy from Reason takes on Tax Day. Enjoy!


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