Category Archives: Taxes

Trump’s Terrible Taxes

One of the reason I’ve wanted to get Il Trumpe’s taxes is that it has been blindingly obvious they will reveal some very bad things. I’m not referring to the very strong possibility that he’s not worth anywhere near what … Continue reading

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Republicans Shoot Themselves In The Foot Over Taxes. Again.

If we lived in a better world, Republicans would be driven out of office over putting kids in cages. Sadly, we do not live in such a world–it’s not as if anyone was punished for torture during the Iraq War. … Continue reading

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Bipartisanship Is Awesome! The Tax Filing Edition

I’m glad to see our political system can transcend partisanship to…make it harder and more expensive to file your taxes (boldface mine): Just in time for Tax Day, the for-profit tax preparation industry is about to realize one of its … Continue reading

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Even The Liberal New RepublicCenter For American Progress Wants Trump’s Taxes

If you ever want to know when you’re moving too slowly, it’s when you’ve radicalized the Center for American Progress (boldface mine): President Trump’s absurd claim that a four-page summary of the Russia investigation’s findings grants him “total exoneration,” and … Continue reading

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Still No Letter For Trump’s Taxes

I have no idea if Trump’s taxes would DESTROY! him, but seriously investigating him was part of the 2018 election pitch (boldface mine): There was supposed to be one genuinely easy victory for the new Democratic majority in the House. … Continue reading

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A National Democratic Party Should Be Able To Walk And Chew Gum At The Same Time

In my lonely push to get Democratic Rep. Richard Neal to request Trump’s income and corporate taxes (though it’s increasingly becoming less lonely!), something he, as chairman of the Ways and Means committee, has the statutory authority to do, I … Continue reading

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Republicans Politicized Tax Collection

Despite passing a temporary middle class tax cut (it will get smaller every year for the middle class. But not the wealthy! MAGA!), Il Trumpe et alia managed to fuck it up by messing around with the withholding, leading many … Continue reading

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