September 20, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Ocasio-Cortez Hit With Second Ethics Complaint Over ‘Tax The Rich’ Met Gala Appearance

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez may have violated a myriad of House ethics rules for attending the ritzy Met Gala on Monday evening while wearing a “tax the rich” dress, a conservative watchdog group alleged in a complaint filed Thursday. “Representative Ocasio-Cortez may have violated the House Gift Rule by accepting free admission for herself and boyfriend…

Not-So Conservative: Boris Reportedly Planning to Impose Highest Tax Burden for 70 Years

The nominally conservative government of Prime Minister Boris Johnson may introduce the highest tax burden on the British public in 70 years, amid record spending during the coronavirus pandemic and plans to tax the young and working-class for new National Insurance subsidies. Boris Johnson’s government is reportedly planning on increasing National Insurance contributions in order…

Virginia Republican Glenn Youngkin Unveils ‘Day One’ Plan: Tax Cuts; Bans on Critical Race Theory, Lockdowns

FAIRFAX, Virginia — Republican Glenn Youngkin, who is running for governor of Virginia, laid out his “day one game plan” on Monday, emphasizing new tax cuts to offset struggles with cost inflation and reassuring his supporters he would rid classrooms of Critical Race Theory (CRT). Youngkin, a former CEO of the Carlyle Group, formally introduced…

Pat Toomey: Cryptocurrency Tax in Democrat Infrastructure Bill ‘Unworkable’

Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA), the ranking member of the Senate Banking Committee, released a statement that slammed the so-called “infrastructure” bill’s provision to tax cryptocurrency as “unworkable.” “Congress should not rush forward with this hastily-designed tax reporting regime for cryptocurrency, especially without a full understanding of the consequences,” Toomey wrote the day after the Senate released the text of the…

‘People Hit The Hardest Are The Poor’: Newt Gingrich Says American’s Will Notice Biden’s ‘Hidden Tax’

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Sunday that Americans will notice what he called President Joe Biden’s “hidden tax” and predicted the country is “on the edge of a massive inflation.” “So every person who hears us today, when you go out to fill your gas tank and you notice that you’re getting less gasoline…

White House Misleadingly Using Former Trump Adviser Gary Cohn to Sell Joe Biden Tax Hike

AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Joe Biden’s White House continues citing an old Gary Cohn interview out of context to suggest President Donald Trump’s former economic adviser is supporting Biden’s proposed $2.5 trillion spending deal. “This Week: 200 Economists, Gary Cohn, Republican Kathy Maness, and the American People Agreed: The American Jobs Plan Is Both Sensible…

Over 100 Lawmakers Call for 2020 Tax Filing Deadline Extension

Over 100 House members have signed a bipartisan letter asking the IRS on Tuesday to delay the April 15 tax filing date. “Millions of stressed-out taxpayers, businesses and preparers would appreciate an extension of the deadline to file their 2020 tax returns,” members of Congress said in a letter addressed to IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig…

Kamala Harris: ‘Joe Biden and I Are About to Work to Get Rid of that Tax Cut’

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) spoke to Hispanic Americans at a campaign stop in McAllen, Texas, on Friday, telling them that she and former Vice President Joe Biden’s “first order of business” is to get rid of President Trump’s tax cuts. “I promise you this — as a first order of business, Joe Biden and I…

Armageddon: Meanwhile, A Major US Company Has Announced a Massive New Investment, Crediting Tax Reform.

With the Kavanaugh confirmation drama emerging as an all-consuming political story over the last two weeks, it  may be somewhat inevitable that many voters don’t hear much about significant economic developments.  With Republicans holding a consistent lead over Democrats on the issues of job creation and the economy — and with President Trump and his […]

Trump Lawyer Warns New York Times of Tax Story ‘Defamation,’ ‘Substantial Liability’

The lawyer who won a multi-million dollar libel settlement for Melania Trump is now warning The New York Times about a story suggesting her husband, President Donald Trump, may have committed tax fraud. On Tuesday, the Times published a story, “Trump Engaged in Suspect Tax Schemes as He Reaped Riches from His Father,” in which […]

Rep. Jim Renacci: Trump’s tax cuts worked — don’t let the DC establishment take them away.

U.S. President Donald Trump applauds as he departs after giving remarks on tax cuts for American workers during an event in the White House Rose Garden in Washington, U.S., April 12, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque – HP1EE4C1FZ0CG I’ve spent this last month in Ohio, hearing from American workers, families, and businesses about the effects of the […]

Trump’s Welfare Ban for Immigrants Would Be $57.4B Tax Cut for Americans.

President Trump’s ban on allowing welfare-dependent legal immigrants to resettle permanently in the United States would likely save American taxpayers about $1,600 a year per immigrant. As Breitbart News reported, the Trump administration is set to roll out a plan in the next month that bars foreign nationals who need government welfare in order to […]

Republicans Roll Out Tax Cuts 2.0

Republicans in the House of Representatives unveiled the plan for the second round of tax cuts on Tuesday, the core of which would make tax cuts for individuals permanent. Days before lawmakers head home for five weeks of summer campaigning before the Nov. 6 congressional elections, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady rolled […]

What the latest jobs numbers tell us — The Trump tax cuts are working for America.

There was good economic news Friday when the Labor Department announced that the U.S. economy added 213,000 jobs in June – more than the increase of about 200,000 that economists had forecast. Contrary to media reports about “stagnant” wages, the jobs report showed that average hourly earnings increased by 0.2 percent in June, for a […]

NJ Governor Pitches 2,400% Tax Increase On Firearms

New Jersey’s Democratic Governor Phil Murphy is floating a plan to increase taxes on buying and selling guns by up to 2,400%, according to guns.com. Murphy estimates that the state will take in an additional $2 million in revenue from the tax, which would include raising handgun purchase permits from $2 to $50, and firearms […]

Flashback: Hillary Predicted Trump’s Tax Plan Would Destroy Millions of Jobs. It’s Doing Precisely the Opposite.

At the final 2016 presidential debate, Hillary Clinton cited “independent experts” (namely, this guy, whose predictions about President Trump’s impact on the economy have been proven laughably wrong thus far) in asserting that Trump’s tax plan would cost the US millions of jobs and risked plunging the economy into another major downturn — the latter […]

Happy Tax Day: 80 Percent Of Americans Will Be Getting A Cut Thanks To Trump Tax Bill.

Today is Tax Day. It’s the day where the Internal Revenue Service takes their yearly pound of flesh to the government. And for 80 percent of Americans, they’ll be getting relief thanks to President Trump and the Republican Congress passing the most extensive tax reform since the Reagan administration (via NTK Network):  That estimate […]

Georgia Lawmakers Erase Tax Break for Delta After It Cut Ties with NRA.

Georgia lawmakers voted Thursday to do away with a tax break for Delta Air Lines after it joined in a political boycott, severing ties with the NRA. The tax break consisted of a $50 million jet fuel tax exemption. Fox New quoted Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, saying, “Businesses have every legal right to make their own […]

CNN And MSNBC Won’t Report On Air That A Majority Of Americans Now Support Trump’s Tax Cuts.

After weeks of dismissing the Republican tax plan as one that only benefits the wealthy — and giving time to pundits who predicted far more apocalyptic consequences — MSNBC and CNN have given zero coverage to a survey showing a majority of Americans approving of the bill. The poll, released by The New York Times […]

TRUMP BOOM: Clinton Donor And Hollywood Mogul Haim Saban Gives $1,000 Bonuses To Staff Thanks To Tax Reform.

Haim Saban, Hillary Clinton’s “favorite billionaire” who not long ago called Donald Trump a “dangerous clown,” announced Friday that Saban Capital Group will give employees $1,000 after-tax bonuses thanks to . . . Donald Trump’s tax reform. “As you may know, at the end of 2017, the Federal Government enacted the most fundamental tax reform […]

America First: Check Out How 11 Of The Country’s Biggest Companies Are Helping Workers After Trump’s Tax Cuts.

When Donald Trump took office, he promised he would “make America great again.” One of the ways he said he would achieve this was to bring companies back to the United States by implementing a competitive corporate tax rate. He made good on his promise when he signed his new tax plan, which dropped the […]

List of Tax Reform Good News.

300 companies announce tax reform bonuses, raises, or 401(k) hikes Norquist:“Every two weeks from February to November Americans will be reminded that one party cut their taxes and raised their pay. And the other tried to stop it.” At least 300 companies have announced tax reform bonuses, pay raises, or 401(k) hikes, according to a […]

Public Radio Admits: Trump Tax Cut Good for Middle, Low Income.

A story by Southern California Public Radio station KPCC last week appeared to admit that President Donald Trump’s $1.5 billion tax reform is best for middle and lower income households. During the months leading up to the tax cut, public radio and television railed away that Republican tax reform would be a massive giveaway to the […]

California To Business Owners: Half Of Your Savings From Trump’s Tax Bill Belongs To Us.

Are you kidding me, California? Actually, no—the politics in this left wing cesspool are so insufferable that this really shouldn’t shock us. After President Donald J. Trump passed a historic tax reform package before Christmas, over 150 companies have doled out bonuses of $1,000 or more to workers, increased employee investment, and plan to boost […]

Trump Effect Goes International: IMF Says Global Economic Growth To Spike Thanks To Trump Tax Bill.

The Trump effect has gone international. The recent tax reform package has yielded immense dividends to the American economy and millions of working and middle class families. Over 150 companies have issued bonuses, increased employee investments, and announced they would boost philanthropic giving. Over two million workers have received bonuses thanks to Trump’s tax bill. […]

Trump: Tax Cuts Working Better Than Expected

Says Dems want to shut down to stop tax cut talk. President Donald Trump touted Apple’s $350 billion investment in American jobs and facilities as proof the tax cuts are working. Speaking to reporters as he toured a factory in Pittsburgh, Trump went so far as to say the Democrats are threatening to shut down […]

Americans Discover The Truth About GOP Tax Reform. Here’s How They’re Responding.

“… support for the law has grown significantly over the past month …” Support for the GOP’s recently passed tax reform bill is surging now that many Americans have discovered that they are going to get a tax cut. Since the bill passed, support for it has grown among Republicans and Democrats while the number […]

Thirty-Time Millionaire Nancy Pelosi Dismisses GOP Tax Bonuses as ‘Pathetic Crumbs’

Continuing Democrats’ mischaracterization of the GOP tax plan, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi dismissed the bonuses some companies are giving their employees, thanks to lower tax rates. Pelosi — who is one of Congress’s richest members — called the payments “crumbs” and “pathetic.” In a press conference Thursday, the Representative worth $30 million said: “A number of bonuses […]

Analysis Finds 1 Million Americans So Far Getting Pay Raise From Tax Reform.

One million Americans are getting pay increases because of the tax reform package signed into law in December. “More than one million hardworking Americans have already received a ‘Trump Bonus’ or ‘Trump Pay Raise’ as a result of the historic tax reform package that President Donald J. Trump signed into law just before Christmas,” @PressSec […]

Winning: More Than 100 U.S. Companies Giving Employees Trump Tax Reform Bonuses.

More than 100 U.S. companies are giving their employees up to $2,000 in bonuses after President Trump’s tax reform package became law. The conservative taxpayer advocacy group Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) compiled a list of companies that gave their employees a little extra cash after the tax cut legislation passed, whether it be through […]

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