Shut Up and Play

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Bubba74, Aug 27, 2016.

  1. DCM_Doc

    DCM_Doc Well-Known Member

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    Tax dollars being pooled while being controlled by politicians is a recipe for corruption. Money to a politician is like slop to a hog.
     
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  2. Rastus

    Rastus ......Deplorable.....

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    New stadium project.
     
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    Rastus ......Deplorable.....

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    1st of the month.
     
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  4. Bart

    Bart Well-Known Member

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    Don't let facts get in the way‼️
    The U.S. tax system is progressive
    Another misconception about the U.S. tax code is that high-income Americans pay less in taxes because they benefit disproportionately from tax breaks, otherwise known as tax expenditures. While that may be true for certain individuals, in the aggregate, however, the U.S. tax code remains progressive — with higher-income taxpayers paying a larger share of their income in taxes — even after tax breaks have been taken into account.

    Major tax expenditures — such as lower rates on capital gains and dividends, deductions for charitable contributions, and deductions for state and local taxes—do tend to benefit high income taxpayers more than lower-income groups. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that the top quintile of taxpayers receive 51 percent — around $445 billion—of the value of major tax expenditures, while only 8 percent — around $70 billion — goes to the bottom twenty percent. However, even with substantial tax expenditures, the top one percent of American taxpayers still pay an effective tax rate of approximately 33.4%, on average, while the bottom 20 percent of the population pays an average of approximately 3.6%.

    The Tax Policy Center estimates that 69 percent of taxes collected in 2015 will come from those in the top quintile, or those earning an income above $138,265 annually. Within this group, the top one percent of income earners — those earning more than $709,166 in income per year — will contribute over a quarter of all federal revenues collected.
    http://www.pgpf.org/budget-basics/who-pays-taxes
     
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  5. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash Piss on our Flag, get a boycott against you.

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    If a politician's lips are moving.......,.
     
  6. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash Piss on our Flag, get a boycott against you.

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    I will agree.......just as soon as everyone has to pay income taxes.
     
  7. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash Piss on our Flag, get a boycott against you.

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    Same here. I went in front of the county board and plead my case on how they were screwing me, with multiple comparable house listings and sale prices. They agreed, they lowered my taxes some, but not as much as they should have. Better than nothing I guess.
     
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  8. jimmy g

    jimmy g Kook

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    Move to Indiana. And get a job when you come....
     
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  9. Magoo

    Magoo You don't have to be Einstein to figure it out

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    Do you have many Mexicans in Indiana?
    If there were jobs in Indiana then you would have
     
  10. a9faninnc

    a9faninnc Super Moderator Staff Member

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    The last sentence is a deal breaker,lol..
     
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  11. a9faninnc

    a9faninnc Super Moderator Staff Member

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  12. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash Piss on our Flag, get a boycott against you.

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    :crap:
    Magoo?????
    Don't hold your breath waiting.
     
  13. jimmy g

    jimmy g Kook

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  14. Rastus

    Rastus ......Deplorable.....

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    Rastus ......Deplorable.....

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    Hang in there Kapernick, the Browns should be out of quarterbacks by October, maybe they'll give you a call. :hilarious:
     
  16. Northern Flash

    Northern Flash Piss on our Flag, get a boycott against you.

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    Spike Lee is advertising for Kap getting a job somewhere.
    LOL

    If they could legitamatly play the race card they would.
    McDonald's is hiring Kap.

    Disrespect our nation and this is what you get and deserve.
     
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  17. Bubba74

    Bubba74 Well-Known Member

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    This guy had a player option in San Fran he chose not to exercise
    thus he had a job and turned it down

    how can a business that is 70% minority be racist?
     
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  18. Rastus

    Rastus ......Deplorable.....

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    I'd suggest Kapernick get a new agent.
     
  19. jimmy g

    jimmy g Kook

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    He won't need one. The NFL is done with him.
     
  20. Rastus

    Rastus ......Deplorable.....

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    If you're going to make political statements do it when you're still good.
     
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