Archives for May 2009

IRS Wants $355 Million from Florida Retirement Community “The Villages”

IRS Wants $355 Million from Florida Retirement Community “The Villages”

The Orlando Sentinel reports today that, The IRS wants the governments that run [The Villages] to pay off $355 million in loans after an investigator concluded they improperly issued tax-free bonds to buy recreational facilities such as golf courses…

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IRS Wastes $19.5 Million of Taxpayer Money

IRS Wastes $19.5 Million of Taxpayer Money

Paul Caron of TaxProf Blog reports that the IRS has scrapped it’s plan to create a new website after investing $19.5 million dollars of taxpayer funds in it. According to a report from the Treasury Inspector…

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Payroll Tax Crimes: “Lovegod” gets 22 Years for Failure to Remit Payroll Taxes

Payroll Tax Crimes: “Lovegod” gets 22 Years for Failure to Remit Payroll Taxes

What is it about God and taxes? First we had Kent Hovind, the creationist who said the IRS couldn’t force him to pay payroll taxes because he was “God’s employee.” And now we have one Frank…

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Congratulations Nephew Kyle, High School Grads

Congratulations Nephew Kyle, High School Grads

I’m in Wichita today celebrating my nephew Kyle’s high school graduation. These eighteen years have flown by and it got me to thinking about what’s truly important in life. Here’s a famous Robert Frost poem that sums…

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