Archives for October 2008

NFL Owners Fear Obama Tax Plan

NFL Owners Fear Obama Tax Plan

The Wall Street Journalreported yesterday that Miami Dolphins’ owner, Wayne Huizenga, wants to sell up to half of his ownership interest in the NFL franchise before Obama takes office and “doubles” the capital gains rate:…

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McCain and Obama Tax Plans Similar for Small Businesses

McCain and Obama Tax Plans Similar for Small Businesses

The Kansas City Star reports that despite McCain and Obama’s arguments that their plans are better for small business, there really is little difference between the two: Tax experts . . . suggest that the candidates’…

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Free Will and the Non-Filing Syndrome Defense

Free Will and the Non-Filing Syndrome Defense

To extinguish the free will is to strike the conscience with death, for both have but one and the same life. – William Ellery Channing- Joe Kristan of Tax Updates blogged about an interesting, new…

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Volume #3 – Absurd Tax Protester Arguments – Taxpayer is not a “Person”

Volume #3 – Absurd Tax Protester Arguments – Taxpayer is not a “Person”

Tax Scam Promoter, Elmer Gantry The laws of the United States are written in the English language. Consequently, they contain both the richness and the limitations attendant to that language. The tax code uses the term “person” to…

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Wealth Spreading and the Tax Code

Wealth Spreading and the Tax Code

Ever since Barack Obama was caught on camera telling Joe the Plumber he wanted to spread the wealth around, John McCain and Sarah Palin have stridently accused him of favoring socialism. Not surprisingly, this has caused…

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