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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 [...]

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, [...]

Iowa tries to keep millions from tax that doesn't exist

File this under actions taken by lawmakers that do not surprise me. From Watchdog.org For six years, the state has collected more than $20 million for a tax that didn’t exist. When questioned about it, the Legislature adopted the solution [...]

IRS to tax Bitcoin as property

Via Time: The Internal Revenue Service announced on Tuesday that it will categorize virtual currencies like Bitcoin as property, and not as a currency, a move that will impose significant taxes and regulations on the fledging market, but will [...]

Catoosa County C4L Blocks Taxpayer Bailout

Way to go Catoosa County (GA) Campaign for Liberty! Members showed up to a County Commissioner's meeting and successfully blocked a proposed $35 Million taxpayer bailout of the Hutcheson Medical Center. "I think they did the right thing today. [...]

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 [...]

Tax Day Remix

Remy from Reason takes on Tax Day. Enjoy!

Campaign for Liberty Opposes Ryan-Murray Budget Deal

SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Campaign for Liberty released the following statement from C4L President John Tate today in opposition to the Ryan-Murray budget deal: “Campaign for Liberty strongly opposes any budget deal that raises taxes and [...]

John Tate Slams Internet Tax Mandate

SPRINGFIELD, Virginia - Today, Campaign for Liberty President John Tate released the following statement concerning S.743, the “Marketplace Fairness Act”: “Proponents of the Internet Tax Mandate want us to believe this legislation is [...]