Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders introduced legislation that would impose a tax on trades of all stocks, bonds and derivatives in the U.S., a move he says would help curb Wall Street speculation and help finance his campaign promise...
For Tax FairnessWorking families pay sales taxes on everything from food to clothing, a used car to a new cell phone. It’s only fair that wealthy Wall Street investors and speculators do the same on their purchases of lucrative stocks.
Newly obtained tax information reveals that from 1985 to 1994, Donald J. Trump’s businesses were in far bleaker condition than was previously known.
For Tax FairnessBREAKING: Trump paid NO federal income tax between 1985 and 1994-- an eight year period in which he lost more than $1 BILLION. This is a mess and a half. #ReleaseTheReturns #BillionDollarLoser
Republicans are working on a backup plan in case the GOP tax law does not turn out to be a strong selling point for their party in this year’s midterm elections.
For Tax FairnessWho knew giving the wealthy and big corporations a massive tax giveaway that threatens #SocialSecurity, #Medicare, #Medicaid, education and other working family priorities would be so unpopular? #TrumpTaxScam
Apple reported its second quarter financial results for the fiscal year after the market close on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
For Tax Fairness.@Apple has just announced that it will be using the bulk of its #Trump tax cuts spending $100B to buy back its own stock, benefiting rich CEOs & wealthy shareholders. That's 500X MORE than what it's giving workers in one-time bonuses!
The tax bill just approved by Congress was a golden opportunity to solve these problems for good—but turned out to be a colossal missed opportunity. Instead of addressing the hundreds of billions in lost federal tax revenue due to offshore tax...
For Tax FairnessThe GOP have passed a tax scam that rewards multinat’l corps for shifting BILLIONS of dollars offshore, but raises taxes on 90M families. In fact the tax cuts for foreign companies is more than what tax cuts their are for the middle class.