(Please note this word "SCIENTER" before proceeding. Definition: "Knowledge, beforehand, of evil.") Apple Computer is now widely known to use a tax avoidance practice I call "The Jersey Shuffle." This practice is only feasible for large companies having operations outside the US. If you are interested in the nuances of [...]
When they’re down and just begging to be kicked, there’s a tax for the working poor… The INCOME TAX!!!
Across centuries and nations, laborers or “Labor” has helped bring goods and services to market, in the broadest sense of the term. The lowest skilled of these have always commanded the lowest compensation. Among these were the Russian Burlakis or “boat haulers.” (Like the ones shown in this famous painting [...]
*Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. Historically the American worker is the most generous in the world both in terms of numbers of givers AND amount given. The American worker gives like no other and when asked, gives even more. Recently I have been hearing people say “I like to pay my [...]
EVERY government program surely has its abusers. The Family Consumption Allowance (Prebate) will be no different, but one needs to measure it against the question “Will it be more or less corrupting to ambition and productivity in society than the existing system? Here are four common sense ways to conclude [...]
When you look at a fountain, you observe water spewing forth, filling a container below causing it to overflow into the bottom basin. What is the source of the water spewing forth from the top? The fountain’s water source is therefore self-contained, recirculating from the bottom reservoir to the top. [...]