The Rich Should Pay a Fair Share of Taxes, not Almost All of it

This is an updated and revised version of a CD post from last year that generated nearly 300 comments because of the controversial nature of the topic  – whether “the rich” pay their “fair share” of taxes or not – Continue reading The Rich Should Pay a Fair Share of Taxes, not Almost All of it

Taxation is Theft and 3 Other Truths the State Must Hide From You | Openhearted Rebel

Who the hell are the “powers-that-be” anyway? You may not like the answer. The powers-that-be are us. Plain and simple. They are us to the extent that we each continue to give into the unhealthy, unsustainable, violent hype of a Continue reading Taxation is Theft and 3 Other Truths the State Must Hide From You | Openhearted Rebel

If Taxation was Voluntary, Failure to Pay One’s Taxes Would NOT be Criminal

The first great lesson to learn about taxation is that taxation is simply robbery. No more and no less. For what is “robbery”? Robbery is the taking of a man’s property by the use of violence or the threat thereof, Continue reading If Taxation was Voluntary, Failure to Pay One’s Taxes Would NOT be Criminal

It Takes an Average of 15 Hours to Prepare Taxes: Costing 409 Billion

Tax Reform: If President Trump wants to drain the swamp, the best place to start is with the tax code, which is so complicated that Americans spend billions of hours and hundreds of billions of dollars just trying to figure Continue reading It Takes an Average of 15 Hours to Prepare Taxes: Costing 409 Billion

IRS Can Take Your Passport if You are Behind on Taxes

Since late 2015, the IRS has had the power to use passports to collect tax debts. H.R.22 added new section 7345 to an already bloated tax code. The new provision is titled “Revocation or Denial of Passport in Case of Certain Tax Delinquencies.” The Continue reading IRS Can Take Your Passport if You are Behind on Taxes

People Leaving the Highest Taxing States to the Lower Ones

The latest report on property tax comparisons within the USA has been released. A report from Attom Data shows just how nuts things are becoming with regard to taxes. Property taxes have become really insane in the North. The average annual property Continue reading People Leaving the Highest Taxing States to the Lower Ones

Private Industry Space Station will Cost Less that Two Percent of NASA Version 

Credit: Axiom Space The Axiom Module will use one port when docked to the International Space Station, but will provide three additional ports. Axiom Space, a Houston-based commercial space startup, will build the world’s first, privately-funded commercial space station — Continue reading Private Industry Space Station will Cost Less that Two Percent of NASA Version