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By lucas@endneoliberalism On 12 Apr, 2013 At 10:56 AM | Categorized As Neoliberal Alert, Taxes | With 0 Comments
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Deregulation is always sold as a gateway to freedom from repressive governments, when the reality is that they seek to legalize criminal activity. One week after a group of journalists uncovered secret files showing how the Super Rich is hiding over $1.6 trillion on illegal offshore accounts, the GOP is pressuring the Treasury for tax [...]

By lucas@endneoliberalism On 29 Mar, 2013 At 03:51 PM | Categorized As General News, Taxes | With 0 Comments

The global financial system moves over $2 trillion every day without creating any value. The idea of Financial Transaction Tax, A.K.A the Robin Hood tax, is gaining momentum. The Centre for American Progress shows that a 0.117 percent tax on stocks and stock-options trading, a 0.002 percent tax for bonds, and a 0.005 percent tax [...]