Archives for April 2010

Crist to Run as Independent; Democrat Kendrick Meek Celebrates

Crist to Run as Independent; Democrat Kendrick Meek Celebrates

A whining, arrogant, hypocritical, power-hungry, uber-tanned, snake-oil salesman runs the State of Florida. As if we needed more evidence that politicians are looking out for themselves and not the people they claim to serve we…

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TIGTA Report: Accelerate Criminal Tax Investigations

TIGTA Report: Accelerate Criminal Tax Investigations

WebCPA reports that the federal government says it must improve the way it handles criminal tax investigation cases referred to the Justice Department for prosecution: The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) evaluated the steady…

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Backdoor Taxes: No Brotherly Love for Smokers in Philadelphia

Backdoor Taxes: No Brotherly Love for Smokers in Philadelphia

Justin Higginbotham of the Tax Policy Blog writes of another attempt to tax the middle class via the backdoor: In Philadelphia’s desperate search for cash, a new tobacco tax can be added to the list…

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Millions of Tax Returns Filed Using Other People’s SS Numbers

Millions of Tax Returns Filed Using Other People’s SS Numbers

The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) issued a press release yesterday stating that 1.2 million people filed tax returns in 2007 using someone else’s social security number: WASHINGTON – An estimated 1.2 million tax returns…

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