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The Tax On Trucks | Planet Money | NPR

The Tax On Trucks  | Planet Money | NPR

[Lighter flicks] When it comes to selling trucks, U.S. carmakers have been blowing away their foreign competition. U.S. trucks are basically automotive juggernauts. Turns out they owe that success to chickens. Well, frozen ones, anyway. It call goes back to the late 1950s, early 1960s. The European economy is finally getting better after the end …

Investing In Tax Liens with a LLC or Corporation

Investing In Tax Liens with a LLC or Corporation

– Hi, Clint Coons here with Anderson Business Advisors, and in this video I’m going to discuss tax lien investing. All right, you want to get started in tax lien investing because you know the opportunities that are there, that you can get in for a very low amount, and you can actually reap huge …

Seattle’s “Amazon Tax”

Seattle’s “Amazon Tax”

A controversial tax on businesses in Seattle. $500 per employee per year. Seattle’s silly city council just passed a new “head tax” on its 600 biggest companies. We need the money, say the politicians, to provide apartments for homeless people. We are ready to fight! Housing is a human right! This Councilwoman, a member of …

The Earned Income Tax Credit – Taxes are Simple E-4

The Earned Income Tax Credit – Taxes are Simple E-4

(soothing, light music) Hello again, this is Josh Alballero with IOOGO, the creators of IOOGO Tax, the application that will change the way you file your taxes. Say goodbye to your tax preparer, complex applications, and most importantly, say goodbye to fake free and upgrades. If you found this show helpful, don’t forget to like …

How Trump gets away with not paying federal income tax

How Trump gets away with not paying federal income tax

LIKE THE ANSWER. CNN SENIOR INVESTIGATIVE REPORTER DREW GRIFFIN REPORTS.>>Reporter: IT’S BECOME THE CENTER OF DEMOCRATIC ATTACKS AGAINST HIM. THE IDEA, THE SPECULATION THAT BILLIONAIRE DONALD TRUMP PAYS NO FEDERAL INCOME TAX. NOT ONLY IS THAT POSSIBLY TRUE, SAYS REAL ESTATE TAX ATTORNEY, RICHARD LIPTON, IN THE BIG WORLD OF BIG LEAGUE REAL ESTATE, IT’S …

Should we tax the rich more? | The Economist

Should we tax the rich more? | The Economist

Everyone depends on hospitals, roads, police and schools but they’re expensive and governments across the world are feeling the pinch. So, how can we continue in the future to afford good quality public services? Why has pressure on public services increased? Populations are aging. As the number of retirees grows, working people are going to …

Which Countries Have The Highest Taxes?

Which Countries Have The Highest Taxes?

A 2015 study reported that 500 of the largest American companies held more than 2 trillion dollars overseas to escape corporate taxes. This represents a $600 billion dollars loss in tax revenue for the United States. But while tax rates are high in the US, around the world they are even higher. So which countries …

What If People Stopped Paying Taxes?

What If People Stopped Paying Taxes?

This episode is brought to you by Skillshare. The first 1,000 people to sign up using the link in the description will get their first 2 months free. A question that can often be heard coming out of the mouths of frustrated taxpayers is: What has the government ever done for me? Well, let’s take …

Tax Preparers Must Have a Written Data Security Plan

Tax Preparers Must Have a Written Data Security Plan

DO YOU HAVE A WRITTEN DATA SECURITY PLAN FOR YOUR BUSINESS? DO YOU KNOW IT’S THE LAW THAT YOU MUST HAVE ONE? THE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION REQUIRES TAX PROFESSIONALS TO CREATE AND MAINTAIN AN INFORMATION SECURITY PLAN. IT DOESN’T MATTER IF YOU’RE A ONE-PERSON SHOP… OR PART OF A MAJOR FIRM. THE F-T-C WANTS YOUR …