quote: The U.S. has a complex tax code, where top corporations and wealthy individuals typically pay a lower effective income tax than small-to-midsize businesses or the middle-class.
quote: We have a progressive tax system, the more you make, the more you pay.
quote: According to the IRS and tax foundation, this isn't even CLOSE to the truth.
quote: When it comes down to it, Google is legally beholden to the shareholders - just as all the major corporations are - to seek out and execute whatever strategies they must to keep as much of their profits as they can from the tax man.
quote: Now when you say more, you mean a higher rate or just more in flat out currency?
quote: In Canada, the corporate tax rate fell to 16.5% in 2011 and the numbers now coming in show that the effective tax rate on companies turning a profit was 14.9%. It's a recipe that is already out there and already working, all the US has to do is replicate it.
quote: Percentages are misleading and typically are used by the class war-faring Left to justify tax increases.
quote: That is literally theft in my opinion.
quote: Okay now who honestly believes this?