quote: I'd also prefer if they didn't tax online income since most people already pay part of the income just to sell the stuff online.
quote: If anything places like Amazon, and especially online banks, have a big advantage.
quote: Sadly, the internet is not entirely tax free. The IRS is pushing a proposal as part of this year's budget proposal to track user income made on sites such as eBay. They plan to use this information to adjust people's income accordingly.
quote: By keeping Internet access tax-free and affordable
quote: At Chicago O'Hare International Airport, screeners missed about 60% of hidden bomb materials that were packed in everyday carry-ons — including toiletry kits, briefcases and CD players. San Francisco International Airport screeners, who work for a private company instead of the TSA, missed about 20% of the bombs, the report shows. The TSA ran about 70 tests at Los Angeles, 75 at Chicago and 145 at San Francisco.
quote: Great nations are never impoverished by private, though sometimes are by public prodigality and misconduct. The whole, or almost the whole public revenue, is in most countries employed in maintaining unproductive hands.