income

  1. MaryAnne

    Basic Income

    Something that Richard Nixon suggested. Could we have a sensible discussion on the Pros and Cons? How could it be set up? Several Countries are already doing this. Not like Welfare where people are ashamed or greedy to stay on it. What about one Health care for all? Insurance companies...
  2. Puzzling Evidence

    Base income, the coming age of robotics and the strange new world.

    This 43-year-old running for president in 2020 wants to give everyone $1,000 a month in free cash https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzPoDCmYmwI Entrepreneur Andrew Yang has a big goal for a relatively unknown business person: to reach the White House. And he's aiming to get there by selling...
  3. excalibur

    State and Local Income, Sales and Property Taxes All Hit Records in 2017

    And it is still not enough, as government at all levels is spending like drunken sailors. State and Local Income, Sales and Property Taxes All Hit Records in 2017 https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/state-and-local-income-sales-and-property-taxes-hit-records-2017
  4. Darkman

    Real disposable income up most in 5 years, jobless claims at 49-year low

    U.S. jobless claims plunge to 49-year low of 210,000 - MarketWatch https://www.marketwatch.com/story/us-jobless-claims-plunge-to-49-year-low-of-210000-2018-03-01?mod=mw_share_twitter
  5. C

    What percent of earned income should a person get to keep?

    The questions is simple, but it seems so many don't want to answer it. Here we go, and you can answer in the very public poll. What percent of earned income should a person get to keep? Please share your answer.... and thanks.
  6. The Man

    Quebec to offer guaranteed basic income

    More: Quebec to offer basic income for 84,000 people unable to work Interesting.
  7. D

    FCC just voted to kick 70% of people off of their low income broadband plans

    FCC just voted to kick 70% of people off of their low income broadband plans By Walter Einenkel https://www.dailykos.com/stories/1716570 ====================================================== Once again we are seeing a prime example of Republican Uncaring about a certain group of...
  8. S

    Capital gains tax and tax averaging

    Capital gains taxand tax averaging methods for reducing taxable incomes. Profitsdue to the sale of anything owned by the seller for at least the fullyear prior to the sales transaction are granted extraordinary andunjustified tax reductions for their long term capital gainincomes. I do not...
  9. Babba

    You’re Better Off in a State With a Higher Income Tax

    Well, well, well. Looky here. Proof once again that supply-side economics sucks. State Income Tax: The Higher the Better, Says 2017 Study
  10. S

    Sales taxes are not more regressive than income taxes.

    Sales taxes are not more regressive than income taxes. Expenditures of the wealthy that would not be subject to a general sales tax, are currently items that generally now reduce their taxable incomes.Proportional to their individual revenues, their expenditures that would be subject to a...
  11. MaryAnne

    Solar Panels Help Low Income.

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/nonprofit-installs-solar-panels-on-roofs-of-lower-income-households--free/2017/08/06/58fb0e86-73dd-11e7-9eac-d56bd5568db8_story.html?utm_term=.8f0b5461ee31 SOLAR UNITED NEIGHBORS Another...
  12. J

    Zero gain in income for the last 35 for everyone except the very few at the top.

    These few got the massive profits for the last 35 years. That is established. So are they just that much smarter then us, or do they work harder then us, or was it made that way on purpose so that all the wealth would go to the top and Reagan said it would trickle down to the rest of us. Didn't...
  13. Babba

    Roy Moore Failed to Disclose Massive Amount of Income on His Senate Ethics Form

    Such a Christian. Roy Moore Failed to Disclose Massive Amount of Income on His Senate Ethics Form
  14. Madeline

    NYC Clowns Protest Loss Of Income Due To Stephen King Movie

    Professional Clowns Plan Rally Outside NYC Movie Theater, Blaming Movie 'It' for Drop in Business - NBC New York The public is fickle, and tastes change. I have no idea what purpose the "protest" is meant to achieve. Maybe these clowns should embrace their new sinister image and get...
  15. Goofball

    Median income of middle class HIGHEST ON RECORD! Poverty down!

    Nice job, President Trump. Working hard for the poor and middle class...
  16. Southern Dad

    Homelessness in the highest income region of the country!

    The high wages of Silicon Valley has brought many to the area. This has increased the demand for available housing and with it the cost of rent has risen. So much that there are large numbers of homeless living in the highest income region of the country. 60% of Santa Clara County are...
  17. MaryAnne

    Trump Files Income Tax

    Extension. Trump files extension for 2016 taxes | TheHill
  18. the watchman

    Trump lawyers: Tax returns show no income from Russia with few exceptions.

    President Trump's lawyers on Friday said that Trump's last 10 years of tax returns do not reveal "any income of any type from Russian sources" with some exceptions but refused to release copies of his tax returns to verify. The claim was made in a letter sent to Trump from his attorney at...
  19. GordonGecko

    Trump lawyer- Tax returns show no income from Russia..."with a few exceptions"

    Donald Trump Lawyer: Tax Returns Show No Russian Income ?With a Few Exceptions? | Mediaite "with a few exceptions"???
  20. bajisima

    Ontario to launch North America's first guaranteed minimum income

    Have to keep an eye on this.. The province of Ontario will start its pilot project testing universal basic income in three Canadian cities this summer, premier Kathleen Wynne announced on Monday. About 4,000 residents of Hamilton, Thunder Bay, and Lindsay will be randomly selected to take...