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TAX EVASION: “Amazon paid a 1.2% tax rate on $13,285,000,000 in profit for 2019”

“Last year, Yahoo Finance reported that Amazon (AMZN) paid a shockingly low amount in federal income taxes in 2018 on more than $11 billion in profits: $0. But this year, while the company says it has paid “billions” in taxes for the year 2019, … Continue reading

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“Millionaires support a wealth tax — as long as they aren’t getting taxed: CNBC survey”

A majority of millionaires support a wealth tax on those worth $50 million or more, but their support declines for a tax on those worth $10 million, according to a new poll. Fully 59% of millionaires said they would support … Continue reading

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Tax Evasion: “Silicon Valley giants accused of avoiding over $100 billion in taxes over the last decade”

“Six of Silicon Valley’s biggest companies had a combined “tax gap” of more than $100 billion this decade, according to a new analysis. Fair Tax Mark, a British organization that certifies businesses for good tax conduct, assessed global tax payments … Continue reading

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US: “Seattle taxes property owners to fund neighbors’ political contributions”

“A lawsuit against a taxation plan in Seattle that collects revenue from property owners and allows residents to distribute the money to the campaigns of city council candidates of their choice is being submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court for … Continue reading

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Lebanon: Protesters hug soldiers during anti-government rallies

“Touching scenes played out amidst massive demonstrations in Lebanon as several protesters embraced teary-eyed soldiers during a standoff. Public anger was sparked earlier by plans for tax hikes. A video posted on social media shows two protesters comforting a soldier … Continue reading

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FRAUD: “95% of climate software models have turned out to be flat wrong…”

“…Once again, they insist that there is sound scientific evidence of a pending disaster, and that it can only be averted if world leaders act quickly and in unison to prevent it. But there is a difference: This time the … Continue reading

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