corporate taxes

Here Are The Glaring Problems With The Republican Tax Bill (Video)

Here Are The Glaring Problems With The Republican Tax Bill (Video)

The Senate is expected very soon to vote on the Republican tax “reform” bill that passed the House of Representatives two weeks ago. Many fear it’s going to pass. Those on the right are still trying to sell it as a sweetheart deal for the American people, because it will “cut taxes.” True, it will. […]

The GOP Tax Plan: ‘Teachers, Give Your Deductions To Your Corporate Overlords’ (Video)

The GOP Tax Plan: ‘Teachers, Give Your Deductions To Your Corporate Overlords’ (Video)

Even if the rumors about Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ impending resignation are true, the attack upon America’s teachers is just getting started. The Supreme Court announced in September it is going to hear early next year the Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) case that threatens to flip the entire nationwide public […]

Cutting Taxes For The Wealthy Does NOT Help The Economy–Here’s Why (Video)

Cutting Taxes For The Wealthy Does NOT Help The Economy–Here’s Why (Video)

Tax cuts. The very mention of them sends shivers down conservative and progressive spines. Progressives take issue with their tax dollars helping to perpetuate a military industrial complex and subsidies to fossil fuel corporations, while conservatives and Tea Partiers rail against social safety nets like food stamps, Medicare, and Medicaid. The proposed budget Republicans unveiled last […]

Yes, GE Is Destroying The Moral Fabric of America

Yes, GE Is Destroying The Moral Fabric of America

During Senator Sander’s interview for the Daily News he was asked an interesting question: “Would you name, say, three American corporate giants that are destroying the national fabric?” He mentioned three that I think few people with access to information about these companies would dispute: JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs and General Electric.  He targeted the […]

Obama Calls Out Congress On Corporate Tax Dodgers

Obama Calls Out Congress On Corporate Tax Dodgers

President Obama’s Treasury Department is taking strong action against American corporations that avoid their fair share of taxes. This week, he’s challenged Congress to do the same. Specifically, the Treasury has targeted the practice of corporate “inversion.” American companies looking to wriggle out of tax obligations can merge with companies overseas, making them nominally foreign operations—while still […]