Quotations that match 'tax'.

I think we should worry about Social Security first and then tax cuts second. Bobby Scott
[ Cuts First Second Security Should Social Tax Then Think Worry]
I don't want to get into the 'who's a hostage-taker' discussion here, but what is the estate tax? It's a double tax on death. Economists will tell you that it's really not a tax that soaks the rich, but it's a tax on capital that deprives business investment and therefore job creation. Paul Ryan
[ Business Capital Creation Death Deprives Discussion Double Economists Estate Get Here Into Investment Job Really Rich Tax Tell Therefore Want Will]
The tax collector must love poor people, he's creating so many of them. Bill Vaughan
[ Collector Creating Love Many Must Poor Tax Them]
Eastern Washington families and businesses should be able to deduct every penny of state and local sales tax they pay throughout the year from their federal tax bill, especially when people in most states are deducting their state income taxes. Cathy McMorris
[ Able Bill Businesses Deduct Eastern Especially Every Families Federal Income Local Most Pay Penny Sales Should State States Tax Taxes Their Throughout Washington Year]
A balanced program for tax reform based upon the common sense idea of lowering taxes out of surplus revenues. Andrew Mellon
[ Balanced Based Common Idea Lowering Out Program Reform Revenues Sense Surplus Tax Taxes Upon]
One of the things we worry about when we cut the tax on gasoline is that it basically stimulates additional use. Edward Lazear
[ Additional Basically Cut Gasoline Stimulates Tax Things Use Worry]
If Americans want to see results instead of rhetoric, if taxpayers would like solutions instead of sound bites, and hard work instead of horse trading, I suggest you take a short look, and it won't take much longer, at the accomplishments of this Congress. Alcee Hastings
[ Accomplishments Americans Bites Congress Hard Horse Instead Longer Look Much Results Rhetoric See Short Solutions Sound Suggest Take Taxpayers Trading Want Won Work Would]
Well, you know, we've got a lot of stimulus in the economy already from the tax cut, from the lowered interest rates, and also from the refinancing of mortgages. Franklin Raines
[ Already Also Cut Economy Got Interest Know Lot Lowered Rates Stimulus Tax Well]
The New York Times editorial page is like a Ouija board that has only three answers, no matter what the question. The answers are: higher taxes, more restrictions on political speech and stricter gun control. Ann Coulter
[ Answers Board Control Editorial Gun Higher Matter More New Only Page Political Question Restrictions Speech Stricter Taxes Three Times York]
Moreover, from reforming the tax code to our immigration system, to commonsense legal reform, President Bush put America on notice that he will continue fighting to make the country, and the world, a better place for future generations. Jim Sensenbrenner
[ America Better Bush Code Commonsense Continue Country Fighting Future Generations Immigration Legal Make Moreover Notice Our Place President Put Reform Reforming System Tax Will World]
Job creation requires a business friendly environment with a tax structure that is not punitive and a state government designed for efficient use of fewer tax dollars. Kenneth Blackwell
[ Business Creation Designed Dollars Efficient Environment Fewer Friendly Government Job Punitive Requires State Structure Tax Use]
Republicans in Congress boosted the economy by cutting taxes and ending programs that don't work. Zach Wamp
[ Congress Cutting Economy Ending Programs Republicans Taxes Work]
The present government is very insistent that business sponsorship should replace government sponsorship of the arts. Business sponsorship won't happen unless you make tax concessions, which they won't. Peter Maxwell Davies
[ Arts Business Concessions Government Happen Insistent Make Present Replace Should Sponsorship Tax Unless Very Which Won]
Taxation: how the sheep are shorn. Edward Abbey
[ How Sheep Taxation]
I'd sing with Roberta Flack in a taxi if you called up and said she'd be in it. Peabo Bryson
[ Called Flack Said She Sing Taxi Up]
The world is likely to view any temporary extension of the income tax cuts for the top two percent as a prelude to a long-term or permanent extension, and that would hurt economic recovery as well by undermining confidence that we're prepared to make a commitment today to bring down our future deficits. Timothy Geithner
[ Any Bring Commitment Confidence Cuts Deficits Down Economic Extension Future Hurt Income Likely Long-Term Make Our Percent Permanent Prelude Prepared Recovery Tax Temporary Today Top Two Undermining View Well World Would]
I said we are going to balance an $11 billion budget deficit in a $29 billion budget, so by percentage, the largest budget deficit in America, by percentage, larger than California, larger than New York, larger than Illinois. And we're going to balance that without raising taxes on the people of the state of New Jersey. Chris Christie
[ America Balance Billion Budget California Deficit Going Illinois Jersey Larger Largest New Percentage Raising Said State Taxes Than Without York]
I will cut all state taxes by at least one third. Sonny Landham
[ Cut Least State Taxes Third Will]
Finally, the House is working to require a comprehensive federal review of IRS regulations with a follow-up report to Congress on possible actions to reduce the tax paperwork burden imposed on small businesses. Michael K. Simpson
[ Actions Burden Businesses Comprehensive Congress Federal Finally Follow-Up House Imposed Irs Paperwork Possible Reduce Regulations Report Require Review Small Tax Working]
Most Americans are more concerned about the economy and job creation. And they can't understand why the Obama administration or the Democrat majority in Congress wants to pass a bill like the cap-and-trade tax that will cost us jobs, that will hurt our economy, that will drive up costs for families, as well as for small businesses. Haley Barbour
[ Administration Americans Bill Businesses Concerned Congress Cost Costs Creation Democrat Drive Economy Families Hurt Job Jobs Majority More Most Obama Obama Our Pass Small Tax Understand Up Us Wants Well Why Will]
It is no secret that our tax code is drastically outdated and burdensome to all Americans. Fortunately, more and more people are aware daily of the inequities that arise from things such as the estate tax, and it has come to the forefront of Congress' agenda. Jeff Miller
[ Agenda Americans Arise Aware Burdensome Code Come Congress Daily Drastically Estate Forefront Fortunately Inequities More Our Outdated Secret Such Tax Things]
The United States invented the Internet and it has been our gift to the world, paid for by our taxpayers. The U.N.'s desire to take that gift as a means of increasing its power must be stopped. John Doolittle
[ Been Desire Gift Increasing Internet Invented Means Must Our Paid Power States Stopped Take Taxpayers United World]
We must have a fair tax in the United States. We have to re-adjust it, we must be fiscally responsible. Peter Camejo
[ Fair Fiscally Must Responsible States Tax United]
Hating the Yankees is as American as pizza pie, unwed mothers, and cheating on your income tax. Mike Royko
[ American Cheating Hating Income Mothers Pie Pizza Tax Yankees Your]
Tax reform and expanded trade are going to be so important to the economy of Illinois, particularly the 11th Congressional District, which is a major manufacturing and a major agricultural district. Jerry Weller
[ Agricultural Congressional District Economy Expanded Going Illinois Important Major Manufacturing Particularly Reform Tax Trade Which]
Death just shouldn't be a taxable event. Dennis Hastert
[ Death Event Just Taxable]
After all, what is your host's purpose in having a party? Surely not for you to enjoy yourself; if that were their sole purpose, they'd have simply sent champagne and women over to your place by taxi. P. J. O'Rourke
[ After Champagne Enjoy Having Host Over Party Place Purpose Sent Simply Sole Surely Taxi Their Were Women Your Yourself]
That's why so many stars are making pictures in Europe today. The tax guys are making thieves out of everybody. Bud Abbott
[ Europe Everybody Guys Making Many Out Pictures Stars Tax Thieves Today Why]
It is irresponsible for this Congress to not investigate the President's lack of an exit strategy, and the fraud, waste, and abuse of U.S. tax dollars. Russ Carnahan
[ Abuse Congress Dollars Exit Fraud Investigate Irresponsible Lack President Strategy Tax Waste]
There's another way we are getting behind business - by sorting out the banks. Taxpayers bailed you out. Now it's time for you to repay the favour and start lending to Britain's small businesses. David Cameron
[ Another Bailed Banks Behind Britain Business Businesses Favour Getting Lending Now Out Repay Small Sorting Start Taxpayers Time Way]
My legislation, the Simple Savings Tax Relief Act of 2005, simply eliminates the taxation of interest earned in savings accounts, such as passbook savings accounts or bank certificates of deposit. Cliff Stearns
[ Accounts Act Bank Certificates Deposit Earned Eliminates Interest Legislation Relief Savings Simple Simply Such Tax Taxation]
A lot of girls annoy me who go to university - one girl told me she was going to Oxford because it was something to do between leaving school and getting married. And I've got to pay for that being an income tax payer. Jeffrey Bernard
[ Annoy Because Being Between Getting Girl Girls Go Going Got Income Leaving Lot Married Oxford Pay School She Something Tax Told University]
It is the small owner who offers the only really profitable and reliable material for taxation. He is made for taxation. Auberon Herbert
[ Made Material Offers Only Owner Profitable Really Reliable Small Taxation]
The rich pay more in total taxes now than ever before - ever. It's true. Just like it's true that when the rich are convinced they're going to be taxed more, they spend less. And when the top few percenters don't spend, there goes all your spending, because they account for half of all retail spending. Neil Cavuto
[ Account Because Before Convinced Ever Few Goes Going Half Just Less More Now Pay Retail Rich Spend Spending Taxed Taxes Than Top Total True Your]
We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes nonwork. Milton Friedman Society
[ Increasingly Subsidizes System Taxes Work]
I wouldn't mind paying taxes - if I knew they were going to a friendly country. Dick Gregory
[ Country Friendly Going Knew Mind Paying Taxes Were]
Is there any reason why the American people should be taxed to guarantee the debts of banks, any more than they should be taxed to guarantee the debts of other institutions, including merchants, the industries, and the mills of the country? Carter Glass
[ American Any Banks Country Debts Guarantee Including Industries Institutions Merchants Mills More Other Reason Should Taxed Than Why]
Reports also suggest that Ernst and Young and other large tax preparation firms are sending tax returns overseas for processing. But the IRS has no control over tax information once it's been sent to India or another country. Melissa Bean
[ Also Another Been Control Country Ernst Firms India Information Irs Large Once Other Over Overseas Preparation Processing Reports Returns Sending Sent Suggest Tax Young]
The IRS is currently considering a rule that would make it easier for tax preparers to disclose the private information contained in tax returns - including name, address, Social Security number, employer, income, and charitable donations. Melissa Bean
[ Address Charitable Considering Contained Currently Disclose Donations Easier Employer Including Income Information Irs Make Name Number Private Returns Rule Security Social Tax Would]
Too much of a good thing can be taxing. Mae West
[ Good Much Taxing Thing Too]
I support transitioning from the progressive tax to a flat tax system - both individual and corporate/business. Allen West
[ Both Business Corporate Flat Individual Progressive Support System Tax]
Our forefathers made one mistake. What they should have fought for was representation without taxation. Fletcher Knebel
[ Forefathers Fought Made Mistake Our Representation Should Taxation Without]
On the issues that I care deeply about - the environment, Roe vs. Wade, the war in Iraq, with no weapons of mass destruction, the tax cuts that are now leading to deficits, I've got some deep issues with the president. Lincoln Chafee
[ Care Cuts Deep Deeply Deficits Destruction Environment Got Iraq Issues Leading Mass Now President Roe Some Tax Wade War Weapons]
Look, I'm very much in favor of tax cuts, but not with borrowed money. And the problem that we've gotten into in recent years is spending programs with borrowed money, tax cuts with borrowed money, and at the end of the day that proves disastrous. And my view is I don't think we can play subtle policy here. Alan Greenspan
[ Borrowed Cuts Day Disastrous End Favor Gotten Here Into Look Money Much Play Policy Problem Programs Proves Recent Spending Subtle Tax Think Very View Years]
The Internet has exceeded our collective expectations as a revolutionary spring of information, news, and ideas. It is essential that we keep that spring flowing. We must not thwart the Internet's availability by taxing access to it. Chris Cannon
[ Access Availability Collective Essential Exceeded Expectations Flowing Ideas Information Internet Keep Must News Our Revolutionary Spring Taxing Thwart]
No collection of people who are all waiting for the same thing are capable of holding a natural conversation. Even if the thing they are waiting for is only a taxi. Ben Elton
[ Capable Collection Conversation Even Holding Natural Only Same Taxi Thing Waiting]
The tax relief that this Congress has given now in terms of four tax cuts has overwhelmingly gone to the people at the very top of the income scale in America. Richard Neal
[ America Congress Cuts Four Given Gone Income Now Overwhelmingly Relief Scale Tax Terms Top Very]
Gen. Banks has issued an order for the instruction of Negro children. Schoolhouses are to be built or rented and Teachers hired for this purpose, and the farmers and planters are to pay the Taxes in support of this. Knute Nelson
[ Banks Built Children Farmers Gen Hired Instruction Issued Negro Order Pay Planters Purpose Rented Support Taxes Teachers]
Lottery tickets are a surtax on desperation. Doug Coupland
[ Desperation Lottery Tickets]
It was under Wilson, of course, that the first huge parts of the Marxist program, such as the progressive income tax, were incorporated into the American system. Robert Welch
[ American Course First Huge Income Incorporated Into Marxist Parts Program Progressive Such System Tax Under Were Wilson]
The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination. Ronald Reagan Work
[ Civil Examination Federal Government Service Someone Take Taxpayer Works]
Make no mistake, a 'yes' vote on the Democrats' health care bill is a vote for taxpayer-funded abortions. John Boehner
[ Abortions Bill Care Democrats Health Make Mistake Vote Yes]
Big business never pays a nickel in taxes, according to Ralph Nader, who represents a big consumer organization that never pays a nickel in taxes. Dave Barry
[ According Big Business Consumer Nader Never Nickel Organization Pays Ralph Represents Taxes]
I don't go tanning anymore because Obama put a 10 percent tax on tanning. McCain would never put a 10 percent tax on tanning. Because he's pale and would probably want to be tan. Nicole Polizzi
[ Anymore Because Go Mccain Never Obama Obama Pale Percent Probably Put Tan Tanning Tax Want Would]
And here a most heinous charge is made, that the nation has been burdened with unnecessary expenses for the sole purpose of preventing the discharge of our debts and the abolition of taxes. Robert Walpole
[ Abolition Been Burdened Charge Debts Discharge Expenses Heinous Here Made Most Nation Our Preventing Purpose Sole Taxes Unnecessary]
Disease is the tax which the soul pays for the body, as the tenant pays house-rent for the use of the house. Ramakrishna
[ Body Disease House Pays Soul Tax Use Which]
The tax code can be used to eliminate the toll booths on the information superhighway. Jerry Weller
[ Booths Code Eliminate Information Tax Toll Used]
We're going to restructure the state government into a government that's responsive to the needs of New York state taxpayers. Carl Paladino
[ Going Government Into Needs New Responsive Restructure State Taxpayers York]
Deficits mean future tax increases, pure and simple. Deficit spending should be viewed as a tax on future generations, and politicians who create deficits should be exposed as tax hikers. Ron Paul
[ Create Deficit Deficits Exposed Future Generations Increases Mean Politicians Pure Should Simple Spending Tax Viewed]
If anything, taxes for the lower and middle class and maybe even the upper middle class should even probably be cut further. But I think that people at the high end - people like myself - should be paying a lot more in taxes. We have it better than we've ever had it. Warren Buffett
[ Anything Better Class Cut End Even Ever Further Had High Lot Lower Maybe Middle More Myself Paying Probably Should Taxes Than Think Upper]
Stax was rejoicing in the difference in who we are, and that's what you see in the film. Ted Lange
[ Difference Film Rejoicing See Stax]
If you increase the sales tax... everybody would be taxed. Robert Strauss
[ Everybody Increase Sales Tax Taxed Would]
I am a big fan of the TV series Taxi which combined comedy and pathos better than any other show I've seen. Douglas Wood
[ Am Any Better Big Combined Comedy Fan Other Pathos Seen Series Show Taxi Than Tv Which]
We will attract more people to Kentucky by lowering our income tax rate. In fact, lowering the income tax rate is the single most important thing we can do to create opportunity. Ernie Fletcher
[ Attract Create Fact Important Income Kentucky Lowering More Most Opportunity Our Rate Single Tax Thing Will]
Pray a little more, work a little harder, save, wait, be patient and, most of all, live within our means. That's the American way. It's not spending ourselves into prosperity or taxing ourselves into prosperity. Mike Huckabee
[ American Harder Into Little Live Means More Most Our Ourselves Patient Pray Prosperity Save Spending Taxing Wait Way Within Work]
In general, anyone who paid the long distance telephone tax will get the refund on their 2006 federal income tax return. This includes individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations. Virgil Goode
[ Anyone Businesses Distance Federal General Get Includes Income Individuals Long Organizations Paid Refund Return Tax Telephone Their Will]
The American taxpayers should not have to send one more penny on the Administration's Iraq misadventure. Let's give our troops the supplies they need to get out of Iraq safely. Let's bring our troops home. John Conyers
[ Administration American Bring Get Give Home Iraq More Need Our Out Penny Safely Send Should Supplies Taxpayers Troops]
Elections should be held on April 16th- the day after we pay our income taxes. That is one of the few things that might discourage politicians from being big spenders. Thomas Sowell
[ After April Being Big Day Discourage Elections Few Held Income Might Our Pay Politicians Should Taxes Things]
There's not an appropriations bill in the last 10 years that the-that Democrats passed in the Congress. We haven't spent any money of your taxes in the last decade. Chaka Fattah
[ Any Appropriations Bill Congress Decade Democrats Haven Last Money Passed Spent Taxes Years Your]
Congress must also enact pro-growth policies that encourage the economy to expand: like making tax relief permanent and repealing the death tax. Michael Steele
[ Also Congress Death Economy Enact Encourage Expand Making Must Permanent Policies Pro-Growth Relief Repealing Tax]
Congress has changed the Social Security system over time, and over 20 times in the past Congress has raised taxes on Social Security in payroll taxes into the system. Chris Chocola
[ Changed Congress Into Over Past Payroll Raised Security Social System Taxes Time Times]
Currently, 94 out of 100 of us pay the Social Security tax all year round. Nick Clooney
[ Currently Out Pay Round Security Social Tax Us Year]
What the Democrats don't seem to understand is that higher taxes mean fewer American jobs and less American production. Lynn Westmoreland
[ American Democrats Fewer Higher Jobs Less Mean Production Seem Taxes Understand]
When a new source of taxation is found it never means, in practice, that the old source is abandoned. It merely means that the politicians have two ways of milking the taxpayer where they had one before. H. L. Mencken
[ Abandoned Before Found Had Means Merely Milking Never New Old Politicians Practice Source Taxation Taxpayer Two Ways Where]
Washington has got to, across the board, lower taxes for small businesses so that our mom and pops can reinvest and hire people, so that our businesses can thrive. Sarah Palin
[ Across Board Businesses Got Hire Lower Mom Our Pops Small Taxes Thrive Washington]
We are today, in this country, convulsed by the situation in Iraq. It is an extraordinary crisis. It is taxing our men and women in uniform, and it is certainly taxing our resolve. Jack Reed
[ Certainly Country Crisis Extraordinary Iraq Men Our Resolve Situation Taxing Today Uniform Women]
Lotteries, a tax upon imbeciles. Camillo di Cavour
[ Imbeciles Tax Upon]
My decision on this matter is as certain and final as death and the staggering New Deal taxes. Thomas Dewey
[ Certain Deal Death Decision Final Matter New Staggering Taxes]
With my support, the House of Representatives recently voted to permanently repeal the death tax so that family farms and businesses can be passed down to children and grandchildren. Doc Hastings
[ Businesses Children Death Down Family Farms Grandchildren House Passed Permanently Recently Repeal Representatives Support Tax Voted]
And a special thank you to the citizens of Massachusetts: You are paying all the taxes, creating all the jobs, raising all the children. This government is yours. Thank you for letting me serve you. I love this job. Mitt Romney
[ Children Citizens Creating Government Job Jobs Letting Love Massachusetts Paying Raising Serve Special Taxes Thank Yours]
Low-income taxpayers deserve the same rights as everyone else. It was wrong of the IRS to target low-income taxpayers, and I am please by the decision to correct this unfair practice. Christopher Dodd
[ Am Correct Decision Deserve Else Everyone Irs Low-Income Please Practice Rights Same Target Taxpayers Unfair Wrong]
We're going to have a tax cut. Today's American family is overtaxed at all levels. Dick Armey
[ American Cut Family Going Levels Tax Today]
We asserted ourselves as a music community, and showed legislators that music is positive. Especially if you've sold 300 million records worldwide and pay taxes. Krist Novoselic
[ Asserted Community Especially Legislators Million Music Ourselves Pay Positive Records Showed Sold Taxes Worldwide]
Too bad all the people who know how to run this country are busy running taxicabs or cutting hair. George Burns
[ Bad Busy Country Cutting Hair How Know Run Running Too]
The way taxes are, you might as well marry for love. Joe E. Lewis Funny
[ Love Marry Might Taxes Way Well]
The president, just as any other American, deserves a legal defense against personal lawsuits not related to his office. But the costs of that defense should be borne by him and not the taxpayer. Ben Nighthorse Campbell
[ Against American Any Borne Costs Defense Deserves Him His Just Lawsuits Legal Office Other Personal President Related Should Taxpayer]
We are witnessing a slow, steady takeover of our true freedoms. We are becoming a socialist nation, and whoever can't see this is probably hoping it isn't true. If we permit Mr. Obama to take over all our industries, if we permit him to raise our taxes to support unconstitutional causes, then we will be in default. This great America will become a paralyzed nation. Jon Voight
[ America Become Becoming Causes Default Freedoms Great Him Hoping Industries Mr Nation Obama Obama Our Over Paralyzed Permit Probably Raise See Slow Socialist Steady Support Take Takeover Taxes Then True Unconstitutional Whoe]
Because what happens is, as the economy suffers, tax revenues go down. But unlike businesses, where at least your variable costs go down, in government your variable costs go up: unemployment insurance, workmen's compensation, health care benefits, welfare, you name it. Meg Whitman
[ Because Benefits Businesses Care Compensation Costs Down Economy Go Government Happens Health Insurance Least Name Revenues Suffers Tax Unemployment Unlike Up Variable Welfare Where Workmen Your]
Employees make the best dates. You don't have to pick them up and they're always tax-deductible. Andy Warhol Business
[ Always Best Dates Employees Make Pick Them Up]
You replace it by 23 percent tax, a frank, transparent tax embedded in the cost at retail, and everybody gets to takes their whole check home. And the average income earner gets a 50 percent increase in take-home pay. John Linder
[ Average Check Cost Embedded Everybody Frank Gets Home Income Increase Pay Percent Replace Retail Takes Tax Their Transparent Whole]
I'm interested in giving business an opportunity by improving the tax environment to invest and grow with Pennsylvania, to expand and put more money in capital investment and creating jobs. Ed Rendell
[ Business Capital Creating Environment Expand Giving Grow Improving Interested Invest Investment Jobs Money More Opportunity Pennsylvania Put Tax]
The President and the Democrats on Congress have exploited the financial crisis to advance their socialist big government tax, spend and borrow agenda. Bradley A. Blakeman
[ Advance Agenda Big Borrow Congress Crisis Democrats Exploited Financial Government President Socialist Spend Tax Their]
You shouldn't get to live in society and give nothing back. People complain about their taxes, yet they do nothing for the community. That makes me furious. Kathleen Turner
[ Back Community Complain Furious Get Give Live Makes Nothing Society Taxes Their Yet]
Virginia 's tax system needs to be fixed. The time to act is now. Do not send me any more studies. Do not send me another piecemeal approach that confuses tinkering with real reform. Mark Warner
[ Act Another Any Approach Confuses Fixed More Needs Now Piecemeal Real Reform Send Studies System Tax Time Tinkering Virginia]
Making the tax cuts permanent will continue to grow the economy, create jobs, and put more money in the pockets of the hard-working families of Pennsylvania. Tim Murphy
[ Continue Create Cuts Economy Families Grow Hard-Working Jobs Making Money More Pennsylvania Permanent Pockets Put Tax Will]
For more than forty years, the United States Congress has shamelessly used payroll taxes intended for Social Security to fund big government spending. Mike Pence
[ Big Congress Forty Fund Government Intended More Payroll Security Social Spending States Taxes Than United Used Years]
Our intention is to give people, however you might stylize it, a tax cut or a pay raise. Paul O'Neill
[ Cut Give However Intention Might Our Pay Raise Tax]
Income tax returns are the most imaginative fiction being written today. Herman Wouk
[ Being Fiction Imaginative Income Most Returns Tax Today Written]
Give tax breaks to large corporations, so that money can trickle down to the general public, in the form of extra jobs. Andrew Mellon
[ Breaks Corporations Down Extra Form General Give Jobs Large Money Public Tax Trickle]
The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward. John Maynard Keynes Finance
[ Any Avoidance Carries Intellectual Only Pursuit Reward Still Taxes]
And I have to tell you as a grandmother, I worry about the fact that my grandchildren are going to be paying for all the spending, including military spending, that has gone on and the tax cuts that have come through. Geraldine Ferraro
[ Come Cuts Fact Going Gone Grandchildren Grandmother Including Military Paying Spending Tax Tell Through Worry]
Tax what you burn not what you earn. Christine Pelosi
[ Burn Earn Tax]
So if we are really concerned about generating more taxes, we ought to be investing in our people, not taking away the kinds of resources that contribute to their ability to become greater taxpayers in this country. Patrick J. Kennedy
[ Ability Away Become Concerned Contribute Country Generating Greater Investing Kinds More Ought Our Really Resources Taking Taxes Taxpayers Their]
The Center for Immigration Studies found that illegal immigrants cost the United States taxpayer about $10.4 billion a year. A large part of that expense stems from the babies born each year to illegal immigrants. Nathan Deal
[ Babies Billion Born Center Cost Each Expense Found Illegal Immigrants Immigration Large Part States Stems Studies Taxpayer United Year]
It has to have a payroll tax that's dedicated to Social Security. The Social Security tax has been very successful over the years in raising almost all of our elderly citizens out of poverty. James Roosevelt
[ Almost Been Citizens Dedicated Elderly Our Out Over Payroll Poverty Raising Security Social Successful Tax Very Years]
There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program - your tax-dollar will go further. Wernher von Braun
[ Further Go Just Program Promise Thing Will Your]
We're not as materialistic and income-tax conscious as we think. At the moment our superstitions are tucked away, but come out sometimes in strange ways sex crimes, black masses. Terence Fisher
[ Away Black Come Conscious Crimes Masses Materialistic Moment Our Out Sex Sometimes Strange Superstitions Think Tucked Ways]
Those objecting to the concept of race argue that the taxonomic definitions are arbitrary and subjective. J. Philippe Rushton
[ Arbitrary Argue Concept Definitions Race Subjective Those]
Let me announce this to the American people tonight one of the best things about this debate, as a Democrat from Massachusetts, I have proposed eliminating, getting rid of the alternative minimum tax. Richard Neal
[ Alternative American Announce Best Debate Democrat Eliminating Getting Massachusetts Minimum Proposed Rid Tax Things Tonight]
What I want to do is create more taxpayers, not more taxes. Geoff Davis
[ Create More Taxes Taxpayers Want]
The reality is that the workforce relative to the number of people retired has shrunk and today in America there are only 3.3 working Americans paying payroll taxes to support each individual currently retired and collecting Social Security taxes. John Shadegg
[ America Americans Collecting Currently Each Individual Number Only Paying Payroll Reality Relative Retired Security Shrunk Social Support Taxes Today Workforce Working]
If we increase spending, we have got to raise taxes or any combination. Bobby Scott
[ Any Combination Got Increase Raise Spending Taxes]
Well, where is the money? Show me the money? Our allies have put up a few billion dollars, but the American taxpayer has been required to shoulder the burden of this war. Jim Cooper
[ Allies American Been Billion Burden Dollars Few Money Our Put Required Shoulder Show Taxpayer Up War Well Where]
The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation. Vladimir Lenin
[ Between Bourgeoisie Crush Grind Inflation Taxation Them Way]
Rulers do not reduce taxes to be kind. Expediency and greed create high taxation, and normally it takes an impending catastrophe to bring it down. Charles Adams
[ Bring Catastrophe Create Down Expediency Greed High Impending Kind Normally Reduce Rulers Takes Taxation Taxes]
I don't see a groundswell of people willing to raise gas taxes right now. That leaves fuel economy standards as the only effective tool we have as a nation to make a dent in our dangerous and ever growing consumption of oil. Sherwood Boehlert
[ Consumption Dangerous Dent Economy Effective Ever Fuel Gas Growing Leaves Make Nation Now Oil Only Our Raise Right See Standards Taxes Tool Willing]
One would expect that private property taken by eminent domain would become land available for public use such as parks and roads. Unfortunately, this decision creates a loophole for government to manipulate the definition of public use simply to generate greater tax revenue. Jim Ryun
[ Available Become Creates Decision Definition Domain Eminent Expect Generate Government Greater Land Loophole Manipulate Parks Private Property Public Revenue Roads Simply Such Taken Tax Unfortunately Use Would]
Was I always going to be here? No I was not. I was going to be homeless at one time, a taxi driver, truck driver, or any kind of job that would get me a crust of bread. You never know what's going to happen. Morgan Freeman
[ Always Any Bread Crust Driver Get Going Happen Here Homeless Job Kind Know Never Taxi Time Truck Would]
You know, gentlemen, that I do not owe any personal income tax. But nevertheless, I send a small check, now and then, to the Internal Revenue Service out of the kindness of my heart. David Rockefeller
[ Any Check Gentlemen Heart Income Internal Kindness Know Nevertheless Now Out Owe Personal Revenue Send Service Small Tax Then]
Germany, I think, was first to substitute a Social Security program for its elderly based on this premise, that is, that we would tax workers to pay retirement benefits for those retired. John Shadegg
[ Based Benefits Elderly First Germany Pay Premise Program Retired Retirement Security Social Substitute Tax Think Those Workers Would]
Something got screwed up in terms of your priorities if you think it's more important to get rid of the dividend tax than it is to take care of 11 million kids. David Broder
[ Care Dividend Get Got Important Kids Million More Priorities Rid Screwed Something Take Tax Terms Than Think Up Your]
The death tax causes one-third of all family-owned small businesses to liquidate after the death of the owner. It is also an unfair tax because the assets have already been taxed once at their income level. Ric Keller
[ After Already Also Assets Because Been Businesses Causes Death Income Level Once One-Third Owner Small Tax Taxed Their Unfair]
So you keep raising these taxes, and all of a sudden the business community says, 'Why are we here? We can go someplace else and use their phones.' That's one of the problems that directly affects the business community. Richard M. Daley
[ Affects Business Community Directly Else Go Here Keep Phones Problems Raising Says Someplace Sudden Taxes Their These Use Why]
But I always seem to finish a book and then think, oh God, I've got to pay a tax bill, so I'd better write a novel, so I tend not to stop and learn word processing. Jilly Cooper
[ Always Better Bill Book Finish God Got Learn Novel Oh Pay Processing Seem Stop Tax Tend Then Think Word Write]
Democrats are not about to nominate anyone who backs the tax cut, and Americans are not going to elect anyone who favors a tax increase. Dick Morris
[ Americans Anyone Backs Cut Democrats Elect Favors Going Increase Nominate Tax]
We don't pay taxes. Only the little people pay taxes. Leona Helmsley
[ Little Only Pay Taxes]
A libertarian presidential candidate isn't going to win anyway, so he can afford to say that all taxation is theft, and it isn't the job of a libertarian presidential candidate to cook up new ways to commit theft. L. Neil Smith
[ Afford Anyway Candidate Commit Cook Going Job Libertarian New Presidential Say Taxation Theft Up Ways Win]
A tax loophole is something that benefits the other guy. If it benefits you, it is tax reform. Russell B. Long
[ Benefits Guy Loophole Other Reform Something Tax]
Increased government spending can provide a temporary stimulus to demand and output but in the longer run higher levels of government spending crowd out private investment or require higher taxes that weaken growth by reducing incentives to save, invest, innovate, and work. Martin Feldstein
[ Crowd Demand Government Growth Higher Incentives Increased Innovate Invest Investment Levels Longer Out Output Private Provide Reducing Require Run Save Spending Stimulus Taxes Temporary Weaken Work]
Our port facilities should have the freedom to levy a market-based container fee which will provide new revenue and make our system more equitable to the American taxpayer and American manufacturers. Dana Rohrabacher
[ American Container Equitable Facilities Fee Freedom Levy Make Manufacturers Market-Based More New Our Port Provide Revenue Should System Taxpayer Which Will]
We need to end permanently the tax that punishes American values of savings and investment and of building small businesses and family farms and ranches. Kit Bond
[ American Building Businesses End Family Farms Investment Need Permanently Punishes Ranches Savings Small Tax Values]
Higher income taxes are a razor guillotine poised to descend on the bare neck of prosperity. Thomas H. Kean
[ Bare Descend Guillotine Higher Income Neck Poised Prosperity Razor Taxes]
This is absolutely bizarre that we continue to subsidize highways beyond the gasoline tax, airlines, and we don't subsidize, we don't want to subsidize a national rail system that has environmental impact. Joe Biden
[ Absolutely Airlines Beyond Bizarre Continue Environmental Gasoline Highways Impact National Rail Subsidize System Tax Want]
If you can manipulate news, a judge can manipulate the law. A smart lawyer can keep a killer out of jail, a smart accountant can keep a thief from paying taxes, a smart reporter could ruin your reputation- unfairly. Mario Cuomo
[ Accountant Could Jail Judge Keep Killer Law Lawyer Manipulate News Out Paying Reporter Ruin Smart Taxes Thief Unfairly Your]
If a lobbyist sets up shop, or a lawyer, in which they're receiving income through what is something like a tax loophole so that it's not counting as corporate income, that is what this is counting as a small business. Austan Goolsbee
[ Business Corporate Counting Income Lawyer Lobbyist Loophole Receiving Sets Shop Small Something Tax Through Up Which]
The GAO just released a report that said 22 percent of federal programs fail to meet their objectives. The truth is we don't know how taxpayer money is spent in Washington, D.C., which is why I think we ought to put every agency budget up on the Internet for everyone to see. Carly Fiorina
[ Agency Budget Every Everyone Fail Federal How Internet Just Know Meet Money Objectives Ought Percent Programs Put Released Report Said See Spent Taxpayer Their Think Truth Up Washington Which Why]
I talked to a lot of employers who just are, are fearful of what's coming next out of Washington. It's all the spending, it's all the debt. It's their national energy tax, they want to call it cap and trade - more mandates, higher costs, more taxes. Their healthcare bill - more mandates, higher costs, higher taxes. John Boehner
[ Bill Call Cap Coming Costs Debt Employers Energy Fearful Healthcare Higher Just Lot Mandates More National Next Out Spending Talked Tax Taxes Their Trade Want Washington]
All communities have a right to clean water. The taxpayers of Pueblo should not have to carry the burden of the clean up cost simply because they live downstream. John Salazar
[ Because Burden Carry Clean Communities Cost Downstream Live Right Should Simply Taxpayers Up Water]
Reforming public education, cutting property taxes, fixing adult and child protective services and funding our budget can all occur when Democrats and Republicans engage in consensus and cooperation - not cynicism and combat. Rick Perry
[ Adult Budget Child Combat Consensus Cooperation Cutting Cynicism Democrats Education Engage Fixing Funding Occur Our Property Protective Public Reforming Republicans Services Taxes]
What is not fair now is that corporations pay less and less tax, which means that you and I pay more because we're rooted somewhere, they've got our address, right? Susan George
[ Address Because Corporations Fair Got Less Means More Now Our Pay Right Rooted Somewhere Tax Which]
The ambiguities of language, both in terms of vocabulary and syntax, are fascinating: how important connotation is, what is lost and what is gained in the linguistic transition. Marilyn Hacker
[ Ambiguities Both Connotation Fascinating Gained How Important Language Linguistic Lost Syntax Terms Transition Vocabulary]
Taxation without representation is tyranny. James Otis
[ Representation Taxation Tyranny Without]
The American people want us to stop spending. And so let's just give them some certainty. Let's extend the tax - the existing tax cuts. And then let's give some more tax breaks to small businesses and large. And then maybe the American people will have some confidence. John McCain
[ American Breaks Businesses Certainty Confidence Cuts Existing Extend Give Just Large Maybe More Small Some Spending Stop Tax Them Then Us Want Will]
When we were at peace, Democrats wanted to raise taxes. Now there's a war, so Democrats want to raise taxes. When there was a surplus, Democrats wanted to raise taxes. Now that there is a mild recession, Democrats want to raise taxes. Ann Coulter
[ Democrats Mild Now Peace Raise Recession Surplus Taxes Want Wanted War Were]
Republicans rejected calls for amnesty and we've fought efforts to provide illegal aliens with taxpayer funded benefits. The American people are far closer to our Republican approach to border security than they are to Nancy Pelosi's approach. Marsha Blackburn
[ Aliens American Amnesty Approach Benefits Border Calls Closer Efforts Far Fought Funded Illegal Nancy Our Pelosi Provide Rejected Republican Republicans Security Taxpayer Than]
We are angry about paying the highest income taxes and property taxes in the nation and getting less and less for it. We are angry about our incompetent, dysfunctional government that pays no attention to the desires of the people. We are angry about the cesspool of corruption and conflicts of interests and self-dealing that is Albany. Carl Paladino
[ Albany Angry Attention Cesspool Conflicts Corruption Desires Dysfunctional Getting Government Highest Income Incompetent Interests Less Nation Our Paying Pays Property Taxes]
You have to be very rich to afford Labour, with 66 tax rises since they came in power. John Redwood
[ Afford Came Labour Power Rich Rises Since Tax Very]
I'm proud to pay taxes in the United States; the only thing is, I could be just as proud for half the money. Arthur Godfrey
[ Could Half Just Money Only Pay Proud States Taxes Thing United]
I never can pass by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York without thinking of it not as a gallery of living portraits but as a cemetery of tax-deductible wealth. Lewis H. Lapham
[ Art Cemetery Gallery Living Metropolitan Museum Never New Pass Portraits Thinking Wealth Without York]
As President, I will end once and for all the use of taxpayer funds to promote the National Endowment for the Arts and other programs that subsidize amoral and degrading activities. Gary Bauer
[ Activities Amoral Arts Degrading End Endowment Funds National Once Other President Programs Promote Subsidize Taxpayer Use Will]
If you don't get spending under control, eventually you're going to have a big tax increase. Pat Toomey
[ Big Control Eventually Get Going Increase Spending Tax Under]
We've been able to access deals that under our former relationship with Disney - with tax advantages and strategic partners - that we just weren't able to do. Harvey Weinstein
[ Able Access Advantages Been Deals Disney Former Just Our Partners Relationship Strategic Tax Under Weren]
Tax cuts are an investment in working families. Tommy Thompson
[ Cuts Families Investment Tax Working]
I look forward to working with our leadership team to advance the causes of smaller government, lower taxes, eliminating terrorism, and providing affordable health care, among other issues. Howard Coble
[ Advance Affordable Among Care Causes Eliminating Forward Government Health Issues Leadership Look Lower Other Our Providing Smaller Taxes Team Terrorism Working]
In a system where the cost of care is hidden by taxes levied on your income, property, and business activities, it is no wonder why so many Americans rely on Medicaid to pay their long term care. Michael Burgess
[ Activities Americans Business Care Cost Hidden Income Levied Long Many Medicaid Pay Property Rely System Taxes Term Their Where Why Wonder Your]
Back then, the excise tax was designed to be a luxury tax for people who owned telephones. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ Back Designed Luxury Owned Tax Telephones Then]
To say that any people are not fit for freedom, is to make poverty their choice, and to say they had rather be loaded with taxes than not. Thomas Paine
[ Any Choice Fit Freedom Had Loaded Make Poverty Rather Say Taxes Than Their]
By then I was in Brooklyn and drank my way through that summer. I stopped when I got sick of that and got a job at the Strand bookstore, which was a little better than the tax job. Robert Quine
[ Better Bookstore Brooklyn Drank Got Job Little Sick Stopped Strand Summer Tax Than Then Through Way Which]
The Beltway is waking up to the realities of Prsident Obam's budget plan, which taxes, spends, and borrows as far as the eye can see. Matthew Continetti
[ Borrows Budget Eye Far Plan Realities See Spends Taxes Up Waking Which]
Our current tax system is broken. Dick Armey
[ Broken Current Our System Tax]
We're going to look awfully stupid if we give income tax relief to people who do not pay income taxes. Joe Scarborough
[ Awfully Give Going Income Look Pay Relief Stupid Tax Taxes]
I would go to them and I would explain this is the price of going forward. We're going to move ahead in all these other areas. We're moving ahead in tax reform and GST, we are moving ahead on trade, but this will not be done at the cost of the environment. Brian Mulroney
[ Ahead Areas Cost Done Environment Explain Forward Go Going Move Moving Other Price Reform Tax Them These Trade Will Would]
We don't seem to be able to check crime, so why not legalize it and then tax it out of business? Will Rogers
[ Able Business Check Crime Legalize Out Seem Tax Then Why]
In a perfect world we would bring corporate tax rates down to 25% or less so we can get competitive in the world economy. Ultimately, I would love to see a flat tax. Eric Cantor
[ Bring Competitive Corporate Down Economy Flat Get Less Love Perfect Rates See Tax Ultimately World Would]
The most important ways in which I think the Internet will affect the big issue is that it will make it more difficult for government to collect taxes. Milton Friedman
[ Affect Big Collect Difficult Government Important Internet Issue Make More Most Taxes Think Ways Which Will]
I won't talk about what it was like in prison, except to say I'm glad I'm out and that I plan never to go back and to pay my taxes every day. Richard Pryor
[ Back Day Every Except Glad Go Never Out Pay Plan Prison Say Talk Taxes Won]
I am opposed to any individual taxes until we eliminate all of the unconstitutional agencies, and I suspect we wouldn't need a tax after that. Michael Badnarik
[ After Agencies Am Any Eliminate Individual Need Opposed Suspect Tax Taxes Unconstitutional Until]
It's time to stop the raid on the Social Security trust fund and start allowing Americans to invest their Social Security taxes in personal savings accounts. Mike Pence
[ Accounts Allowing Americans Fund Invest Personal Raid Savings Security Social Start Stop Taxes Their Time Trust]
Who's on the case when it comes to the flat tax? Joshua Micah Marshall
[ Case Comes Flat Tax]
In levying taxes and in shearing sheep it is well to stop when you get down to the skin. Austin O'Malley
[ Down Get Sheep Skin Stop Taxes Well]
The women who pass away before they receive Social Security, for them this is nothing but a tax from which they or their family will never receive a benefit. Ginny B. Waite
[ Away Before Benefit Family Never Nothing Pass Receive Security Social Tax Their Them Which Will Women]
We have reduced sales tax on food. Now we want it eliminated. Joe Manchin
[ Eliminated Food Now Reduced Sales Tax Want]
Censure is the tax a man pays to the public for being eminent. Jonathan Swift
[ Being Censure Eminent Man Pays Public Tax]
We pass bills authorizing improvements and grants. But when it comes time to pay for these programs, we'd rather put the country's money toward tax breaks for the wealthy than for police officers who are protecting our communities. David E. Price
[ Authorizing Bills Breaks Comes Communities Country Grants Improvements Money Officers Our Pass Pay Police Programs Protecting Put Rather Tax Than These Time Toward Wealthy]
Fear is the tax that conscience pays to guilt. George Sewell
[ Conscience Fear Guilt Pays Tax]
When we leave money in the hands of taxpayers, they buy things, they pay taxes, they grow government. Ken Buck
[ Buy Government Grow Hands Leave Money Pay Taxes Taxpayers Things]
And yet, if we don't, first and foremost, act responsibly with the national tax dollars that we have, we can't properly address those regional priorities that we would like to. Melissa Bean
[ Act Address Dollars First Foremost National Priorities Properly Regional Responsibly Tax Those Would Yet]
But beyond the hysteria of phantom death panels, where is the abomination? Show me the provisions that will hurt consumers, because if you think a $110 billion a year tax break for working-class Americans to buy private health insurance is a government takeover, I welcome the debate. Jim McDermott
[ Americans Because Beyond Billion Break Buy Consumers Death Debate Government Health Hurt Hysteria Insurance Panels Phantom Private Provisions Show Takeover Tax Think Welcome Where Will Working-Class Working-Class Year]
The American people are not just being taxed to death; they're being taxed after death. But, no one should have to sell the life's work of a parent or a loved one just to pay the federal government. J. D. Hayworth
[ After American Being Death Federal Government Just Life Loved Parent Pay Sell Should Taxed Work]
The first thing that strikes a visitor to Paris is a taxi. Fred Allen
[ First Paris Strikes Taxi Thing Visitor]
To take part in this brothel through the payment of my taxes, that had become to me unbearable. Yannick Noah
[ Become Brothel Had Part Payment Take Taxes Through Unbearable]
Friendship is a very taxing and arduous form of leisure activity. Mortimer Adler
[ Activity Arduous Form Friendship Leisure Taxing Very]
A salute from this corner to President Bush for saying he was willing to investigate raising or eliminating the cap on salaries subject to the Social Security tax. Nick Clooney
[ Bush Cap Corner Eliminating Investigate President Raising Salaries Salute Saying Security Social Subject Tax Willing]
If a budget is designed to show our values, it's clear where the majority stands: against opportunity, against education, and against America's hard-working, tax-paying middle class. Ellen Tauscher
[ Against America Budget Class Clear Designed Education Hard-Working Majority Middle Opportunity Our Show Stands Values Where]
No, in Lethal Weapon I was a taxi cab driver that Mel jumps in front of the taxi and pulls me out of the car and steals the taxi. Then I did some other indie driving for some of the car sequences. David R. Ellis
[ Cab Car Did Driver Driving Front Indie Jumps Lethal Mel Other Out Pulls Sequences Some Steals Taxi Then Weapon]
New York State is upside down and backwards; high taxes and low performance. The New York State government was at one time a national model. Now, unfortunately, it's a national disgrace. Sometimes, the corruption in Albany could even make Boss Tweed blush. Andrew Cuomo
[ Albany Backwards Blush Boss Corruption Could Disgrace Down Even Government High Low Make Model National New Now Performance Sometimes State Taxes Time Unfortunately Upside York]
I support exemptions from the estate tax to ensure that when Maine farm owners die, their families will be able to continue to farm the land that they have protected and lived on, often for generations. Tom Allen
[ Able Continue Die Ensure Estate Exemptions Families Farm Generations Land Lived Maine Often Owners Protected Support Tax Their Will]
People looking at advertisements or reading their local newspapers would have had no idea that what they were reading was bought and paid for with their tax dollars. George Miller
[ Advertisements Bought Dollars Had Idea Local Looking Newspapers Paid Reading Tax Their Were Would]
My opponents attitude is, 'If it moves, tax it, if it keeps moving, regulate it and when it stops, subsidize it. Rob Simmons
[ Attitude Keeps Moves Moving Opponents Regulate Stops Subsidize Tax]
The only imaginative fiction being written today is income tax returns. Herman Wouk
[ Being Fiction Imaginative Income Only Returns Tax Today Written]
Students often approached me about state-paid tuition while I was out campaigning. After I explained to them that if the state pays their tuition now, they will pay higher taxes to pay other people's tuition for the rest of their lives, most of them ended up agreeing with me. Jesse Ventura
[ After Agreeing Approached Campaigning Ended Explained Higher Lives Most Now Often Other Out Pay Pays Rest State Students Taxes Their Them Tuition Up While Will]
But recently it seems that each time I vote, I am being asked to compromise my conservative ideals and my commitment to the American taxpayer simply for the benefit of political gain. Jeff Miller
[ Am American Asked Being Benefit Commitment Compromise Conservative Each Gain Ideals Political Recently Seems Simply Taxpayer Time Vote]
Telephones are a virtual necessity - not a luxury - and the revenues collected by this tax flow into the general fund. But this once temporary tax remains and costs American taxpayers, our small businesses and families almost $6 billion dollars a year. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ Almost American Billion Businesses Collected Costs Dollars Families Flow Fund General Into Luxury Necessity Once Our Remains Revenues Small Tax Taxpayers Telephones Temporary Virtual Year]
Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich. Nicolas de Chamfort
[ Change Fashion Industry Levied Poor Rich Tax Vanity]
A democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Democratic Escape Government Obligation Only Pay Tax Those Vote Which]
A great deal has been said about my commitment not to raise taxes. It's a core value - it's common sense - it's important to keeping and growing jobs - and it's mainstream! Timothy Pawlenty
[ Been Commitment Common Core Deal Great Growing Important Jobs Keeping Mainstream Raise Said Sense Taxes Value]
You can't be evangelical and associate yourself with Jesus and what he says about the poor and just have no other domestic concerns than tax cuts for wealthy people. Jim Wallis
[ Associate Concerns Cuts Domestic Evangelical Jesus Just Other Poor Says Tax Than Wealthy Yourself]
Most illegals are without health insurance, and when these workers need emergency healthcare, the American taxpayer gets stuck with the bill. Spencer Bachus
[ American Bill Emergency Gets Health Healthcare Insurance Most Need Stuck Taxpayer These Without Workers]
I would give relief from the first $10,000 of the payroll tax. I would allow small businesses to accelerate depreciation so they would have an incentive to buy now rather than defer. I would also give to the states $40 billion of relief. Bob Graham
[ Accelerate Allow Also Billion Businesses Buy Defer Depreciation First Give Incentive Now Payroll Rather Relief Small States Tax Than Would]
The 55% of American households that make less than $40,000 will get a tax break of only $7 while the households that make more than $1 million will receive an average tax break of $32,000. Marty Meehan
[ American Average Break Get Households Less Make Million More Only Receive Tax Than While Will]
Our estimates suggest that a tax increase of 1 percent of GDP reduces output over the next three years by nearly 3 percent. The effect is highly significant. Christina Romer
[ Effect Estimates Gdp Highly Increase Nearly Next Our Output Over Percent Reduces Significant Suggest Tax Three Years]
It's time we permanently repeal the tax on possessions that people leave to their children. Bill Nelson
[ Children Leave Permanently Possessions Repeal Tax Their Time]
As I said in my state of the state address, we can no longer rely on gaming and sales taxes to pay our way. Indian gaming next door in California is eroding our major industry in Nevada. Kenny Guinn
[ Address California Door Eroding Gaming Indian Industry Longer Major Nevada Next Our Pay Rely Said Sales State Taxes Way]
The legal right of a taxpayer to decrease the amount of what otherwise would be his taxes, or altogether avoid them, by means which the law permits, cannot be doubted. George Sutherland
[ Altogether Amount Avoid Cannot Decrease Doubted His Law Legal Means Otherwise Permits Right Taxes Taxpayer Them Which Would]
Apparently there are some Democratic leaders in the Senate that are running for office who now believe in tax cuts. Jeb Bush
[ Apparently Believe Cuts Democratic Leaders Now Office Running Senate Some Tax]
I suppose the White House thinks it's doing what Big Business wants, but it will lead to vastly increased taxes, because all these guest workers are to be allowed to bring their children. Peter Brimelow
[ Allowed Because Big Bring Business Children Doing Guest House Increased Lead Suppose Taxes Their These Thinks Vastly Wants White Will Workers]
Taxes are important. President Bush's tax proposals leave no rich person behind. Voters approve of President Bush helping the kind of people they wish they were one of. Andy Rooney
[ Approve Behind Bush Helping Important Kind Leave Person President Proposals Rich Tax Taxes Voters Were Wish]
An unlimited power to tax involves, necessarily, the power to destroy. Daniel Webster
[ Destroy Involves Necessarily Power Tax Unlimited]
The Democratic Party opposes tax cuts but it cannot say so publicly. Thus, it is forced to support the idea of lowering the tax burden but using class warfare rhetoric to dispute the allocation of the relief. Dick Morris
[ Allocation Burden Cannot Class Cuts Democratic Dispute Forced Idea Lowering Opposes Party Publicly Relief Rhetoric Say Support Tax Thus Using Warfare]
There's just one thing I can't figure out. My income tax! Nat King Cole
[ Figure Income Just Out Tax Thing]
While tax refunds amount to substantial income for many Americans, current IRS rules do not allow taxpayers to directly deposit their refund into more than one account. Jim Cooper
[ Account Allow Americans Amount Current Deposit Directly Income Into Irs Many More Refund Rules Substantial Tax Taxpayers Than Their While]
Remember the Stax label and how if you liked one record, you liked all the others as well? You don't talk to a lot of people who tell you how much they love their record label. I don't care how many records they sell. Darius Rucker
[ Care How Label Liked Lot Love Many Much Others Record Records Remember Sell Stax Talk Tell Their Well]
We must take away the government's credit card. With limits on both tax revenue and borrowing, the Federal government would finally be forced to get serious about spending cuts. Alan Keyes
[ Away Borrowing Both Card Credit Cuts Federal Finally Forced Get Government Limits Must Revenue Serious Spending Take Tax Would]
My son was killed in 2004. I am not paying my taxes for 2004. You killed my son, George Bush, and I don't owe you a penny. Cindy Sheehan
[ Am Bush George Killed Owe Paying Penny Son Taxes]
Small businesses are the backbone of job creation in South Carolina, but we're not maximizing our potential when we've got what's effectively the highest income tax rate in the Southeast holding us back. Mark Sanford
[ Back Backbone Businesses Carolina Creation Effectively Got Highest Holding Income Job Maximizing Our Potential Rate Small South Southeast Tax Us]
What that book does for me is give me the tools in the same way that I had the tools when I learned the regular scales or the alphabet. If you give me the tools, the syntax, and the grammar, it still doesn't tell me how to write Ulysses. David Baker
[ Alphabet Book Does Give Grammar Had How Learned Regular Same Scales Still Syntax Tell Tools Ulysses Way Write]
I just want Texas to be number one in something other than executions, toll roads and property taxes. Kinky Friedman
[ Executions Just Number Other Property Roads Something Taxes Texas Than Toll Want]
The tax relief package enacted in 2001 was central to pulling the economy out of the post 9-11 recession. It's the reason we've got low unemployment and have created more than two million jobs in the last year. J. D. Hayworth
[ Central Created Economy Enacted Got Jobs Last Low Million More Out Package Post Pulling Reason Recession Relief Tax Than Two Unemployment Year]
As costs mount, in lives and dollars, it is natural to second guess, but one lesson I hope we have learned is that the U.S. cannot go it alone in a policy that leaves American troops taking all the risk and American taxpayers paying all of the costs. John Spratt
[ Alone American Cannot Costs Dollars Go Guess Hope Learned Leaves Lesson Lives Mount Natural Paying Policy Risk Second Taking Taxpayers Troops]
Our government is ready to guarantee their investments for them, and then we will create tax incentives. We are interested in having all these things and with the privatization we also want to create more jobs and better conditions for the workers. Ibrahim Rugova
[ Also Better Conditions Create Government Guarantee Having Incentives Interested Investments Jobs More Our Privatization Ready Tax Their Them Then These Things Want Will Workers]
Bush is giving the rich a tax cut instead of putting that cut in the pockets of working people. Carol Moseley Braun
[ Bush Cut Giving Instead Pockets Putting Rich Tax Working]
Fraud, robbery, and murder have characterized the English usurpation of the government of our country. Why, for the last fifty years we have been robbed in the matter of taxes of hundreds of millions. John Edward Redmond
[ Been Characterized Country English Fifty Fraud Government Hundreds Last Matter Millions Murder Our Robbed Robbery Taxes Usurpation Why Years]
Taxes are like abortion, and not just because both are grotesque procedures supported by Democrats. You're for them or against them. Taxes go up or down; government raises taxes or lowers them. But Democrats will not let the words "abortion" or "tax hikes" pass their lips. Ann Coulter
[ Abortion Against Because Both Democrats Down Go Government Grotesque Hikes Just Lips Lowers Pass Procedures Raises Supported Tax Taxes Their Them Up Will Words]
Complacency by the watchdogs hurts both taxpayers and beneficiaries. Charles Grassley
[ Beneficiaries Both Complacency Hurts Taxpayers]
The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn't get worse every time Congress meets. Will Rogers
[ Between Congress Death Difference Every Get Meets Only Taxes Time Worse]
Make no mistake, tax cheaters cheat us all, and the IRS should enforce our laws to the letter. Tom Daschle
[ Cheat Cheaters Enforce Irs Laws Letter Make Mistake Our Should Tax Us]
When the federal government spends more each year than it collects in tax revenues, it has three choices: It can raise taxes, print money, or borrow money. While these actions may benefit politicians, all three options are bad for average Americans. Ron Paul
[ Actions Americans Average Bad Benefit Borrow Choices Collects Each Federal Government May Money More Options Politicians Print Raise Revenues Spends Tax Taxes Than These Three While Year]
What Canada has to do is to have a government connected to the priorities of the people of which it is elected to serve. Those priorities include ensuring medicare is sustainable, support for the military, and tax and justice systems that work. Peter MacKay
[ Canada Connected Elected Ensuring Government Include Justice Medicare Military Priorities Serve Support Sustainable Systems Tax Those Which Work]
People really have to believe in their tax system. They have to believe that there is an equitable distribution of the burden, but there is also an important investment based upon the potential achievements that come from us paying our taxes. Richard Neal
[ Achievements Also Based Believe Burden Come Distribution Equitable Important Investment Our Paying Potential Really System Tax Taxes Their Upon Us]
I don't know the taxpayer has perhaps much of an understanding of just how much wealth has been and is being and can be created that flows through the economy and just how many jobs depend upon it. John Anderson
[ Been Being Created Depend Economy Flows How Jobs Just Know Many Much Perhaps Taxpayer Through Understanding Upon Wealth]
Voters did say 'repeal health care,' they did say 'reduce the size of government.' But not a single one of them from the tea party or anywhere said 'give tax breaks to the wealthiest.' Charles Schumer
[ Anywhere Breaks Care Did Give Government Health Party Reduce Repeal Said Say Single Size Tax Tea Them Voters Wealthiest]
I never had the high-paying job or the company car. It took me over a decade to pay off my student loans. I never had to worry about where to dock my yacht to reduce my taxes. Christine O'Donnell
[ Car Company Decade Dock Had Job Loans Never Off Over Pay Reduce Student Taxes Took Where Worry]
In order to spur economic growth we need to put the brakes on out of control spending, lower Ohioans tax burden and create a most efficient and effective government. Kenneth Blackwell
[ Brakes Burden Control Create Economic Effective Efficient Government Growth Lower Most Need Order Out Put Spending Spur Tax]
It's really changed me. For the first time I'm in favor of the Bush tax cuts. Ken Jennings
[ Bush Changed Cuts Favor First Really Tax Time]
In other words, a democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it. Alexis de Tocqueville
[ Democratic Escape Government Obligation Only Other Pay Tax Those Vote Which Words]
I quit the tax job then and decided that I was going to play in a band. I answered ads in the Village Voice and went through two days of auditioning for bands. Robert Quine
[ Ads Answered Auditioning Band Bands Days Decided Going Job Play Quit Tax Then Through Two Village Voice Went]
The bottom line is that the death tax is a tax on the economy because it slows economic growth. Todd Tiahrt
[ Because Bottom Death Economic Economy Growth Line Slows Tax]
Looking at the high cost of occupation in Iraq and the needs we have in this country, would it not have been better to have smaller tax cuts in order to keep down the deficits. Tim Russert
[ Been Better Cost Country Cuts Deficits Down High Iraq Keep Looking Needs Occupation Order Smaller Tax Would]
You will not see any of your taxes increase one single dime. Barack Obama
[ Any Dime Increase See Single Taxes Will Your]
Over the past two years, the House has passed more than 50 measures focused on stimulating the economy and expanding opportunities for American workers. The tax relief provisions in this package have been an important part of our pro-growth agenda. Roger Wicker
[ Agenda American Been Economy Expanding Focused House Important Measures More Opportunities Our Over Package Part Passed Past Pro-Growth Provisions Relief Stimulating Tax Than Two Workers Years]
I am not for raising taxes on the American people in a soft economy. John Boehner
[ Am American Economy Raising Soft Taxes]
The worst thing that we could do is raises taxes. It would only hurt the economy. Dan Bartlett
[ Could Economy Hurt Only Raises Taxes Thing Worst Would]
When you translate poetry in particular, you're obliged to look at how the writer with whom you're working puts together words, sentences, phrases, the triple tension between the line of verse, the syntax and the sentence. Marilyn Hacker
[ Between How Line Look Obliged Particular Phrases Poetry Puts Sentence Sentences Syntax Tension Together Translate Triple Verse Whom Words Working Writer]
Rather than squander the surplus on tax breaks for the rich, we should add a prescription drug benefit to the Medicare program, shore up Social Security, fortify our defense, provide a quality public education and offer economic assistance to rural areas. Bennie Thompson
[ Add Areas Assistance Benefit Breaks Defense Economic Education Fortify Medicare Offer Our Prescription Program Provide Public Quality Rather Rich Rural Security Shore Should Social Squander Surplus Tax Than Up]
Today the House has a chance to give 25 million married couples the best Valentine's Day gift possible, elimination from the most unfair of taxes, the marriage tax penalty. Jerry Weller
[ Best Chance Couples Day Elimination Gift Give House Marriage Married Million Most Penalty Possible Tax Taxes Today Unfair Valentine]
Well yes so far, I was recently in Germany and they had me do six book signings a day and that was too much so I had them cut it down to about three. It becomes taxing at times but its a lot of fun and you meet a lot of nice people. Larry Hagman
[ Becomes Book Cut Day Down Far Fun Germany Had Lot Meet Much Nice Recently Signings Six Taxing Them Three Times Too Well Yes]
I wish the government would put a tax on pianos for the incompetent. Edith Sitwell
[ Government Incompetent Pianos Put Tax Wish Would]
We have points in common with the FDP, particularly when it comes to tax. Otto Schily
[ Comes Common Particularly Points Tax]
Inflation is the one form of taxation that can be imposed without legislation. Milton Friedman
[ Form Imposed Inflation Legislation Taxation Without]
The NRA was one of the items that we pointed to when we added money to the labor, health and Education appropriations bill by reducing the size of the tax cut. David Obey
[ Added Appropriations Bill Cut Education Health Items Labor Money Nra Pointed Reducing Size Tax]
Growing up, being watched from the outside... it's kind of very taxing and maybe I should just do some kind of manual labor-it might be more relaxing. But I can't, it's not in my nature. Jennifer Connelly
[ Being Growing Just Kind Manual Maybe Might More Nature Outside Relaxing Should Some Taxing Up Very Watched]
The Iraq war was fought by one-half of one percent of us. And unless we were part of that small group or had a relative who was, we went about our lives as usual most of the time: no draft, no new taxes, no changes. Not so for the small group who fought the war and their families. Bob Schieffer
[ Changes Draft Families Fought Group Had Iraq Lives Most New One-Half Our Part Percent Relative Small Taxes Their Time Unless Us Usual War Went Were]
If you increase taxes now on - at any level, it's going to make it harder to create jobs And we've lost 2 1/2 million jobs since the stimulus package passed. We're at 9.6 unemployment. So I don't think we tax too little, I think we spend too much. Lindsey Graham
[ Any Create Going Harder Increase Jobs Level Little Lost Make Million Much Now Package Passed Since Spend Stimulus Tax Taxes Think Too Unemployment]
You have to starve the Beast. That's one of the most important things about tax cuts. If you leave the money in Washington, it's going to be spent. Steve Chabot
[ Beast Cuts Going Important Leave Money Most Spent Starve Tax Things Washington]
While our nation faces many challenges that must be met regarding homeland security and our military readiness, it is imperative that we live within our means and wisely spend taxpayer dollars. Michael Crapo
[ Challenges Dollars Faces Homeland Imperative Live Many Means Met Military Must Nation Our Readiness Regarding Security Spend Taxpayer While Wisely Within]
It is time to recognize a simple fact of life. Contrary to what some of my colleagues seem to believe, tax cuts do not pay for themselves. George Voinovich
[ Believe Colleagues Contrary Cuts Fact Life Pay Recognize Seem Simple Some Tax Themselves Time]
To say that people would cease to come to California if they would have to pay more taxes is to underestimate the advantages of being in California - mightily. Warren Beatty
[ Advantages Being California Cease Come Mightily More Pay Say Taxes Underestimate Would]
Instead of raising taxes as some would insist, we need to reduce waste and inefficiency in government. Tim Murphy
[ Government Inefficiency Insist Instead Need Raising Reduce Some Taxes Waste Would]
Leaving sex to the feminists is like letting your dog vacation at the taxidermist. Camille Paglia
[ Dog Feminists Leaving Letting Sex Vacation Your]
The Texas Energy Office's Loan Star Program has reduced building energy consumption and taxpayers' energy costs through the efficient operation of public buildings, saving taxpayers more than $172 million through energy efficiency projects. Rosa DeLauro
[ Building Buildings Consumption Costs Efficiency Efficient Energy Loan Million More Office Operation Program Projects Public Reduced Saving Star Taxpayers Texas Than Through]
On my income tax 1040 it says "Check this box if you are blind." I wanted to put a check mark about three inches away. Tom Lehrer
[ Away Blind Box Check Inches Income Mark Put Says Tax Three Wanted]
Men at a distance, who have admired our systems of government unfounded in nature, are apt to accuse the rulers, and say that taxes have been assessed too high and collected too rigidly. Henry Knox
[ Accuse Admired Apt Assessed Been Collected Distance Government High Men Nature Our Rigidly Rulers Say Systems Taxes Too Unfounded]
The wages of sin are death, but by the time taxes are taken out, it's just sort of a tired feeling. Paula Poundstone
[ Death Feeling Just Out Sin Sort Taken Taxes Time Tired Wages]
And that does concern me, because we're not getting enough back for our taxes that we're paying. I think we really have to look at the whole sort of area. Rex Hunt
[ Area Back Because Concern Does Enough Getting Look Our Paying Really Sort Taxes Think Whole]
It was the king's army, the king's people, the king's taxes; and he who questioned the propriety of the royal prerogative of taking from his people without return or accounting, was reckoned, and felt himself to be, a criminal, guilty of the highest crime of disloyalty. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Accounting Army Crime Criminal Disloyalty Felt Guilty Highest Himself His King Prerogative Propriety Questioned Reckoned Return Royal Taking Taxes Without]
I think I have the right to know what Steve Forbes paid in taxes - I don't think there should be a law. I think there should be a presumption. I wouldn't vote for a guy who wouldn't reveal what he paid in taxes. That kind of thing. Esther Dyson
[ Forbes Guy Kind Know Law Paid Presumption Reveal Right Should Steve Taxes Thing Think Vote]
The President is destroying the fabric of America with a combined policy of war, tax cuts for the wealthy, and reductions in spending for domestic needs. Charles Rangel
[ America Combined Cuts Destroying Domestic Fabric Needs Policy President Reductions Spending Tax War Wealthy]
The American taxpayer should not be treated more shabbily than debtors from other nations and we should be encouraging other nations to help rebuild Iraq's economy. Hillary Clinton
[ American Debtors Economy Encouraging Help Iraq More Nations Other Rebuild Should Taxpayer Than Treated]
There is no such thing as a good tax. Winston Churchill
[ Good Such Tax Thing]
Eliminating the Death Tax will continue to restore consumer confidence, spur capital investment, and create new jobs which are critical components of economic growth, particularly within the small business community. Howard Coble
[ Business Capital Community Components Confidence Consumer Continue Create Critical Death Economic Eliminating Growth Investment Jobs New Particularly Restore Small Spur Tax Which Will Within]
Look, we play the Star Spangled Banner before every game. You want us to pay income taxes, too? Bill Veeck
[ Banner Before Every Game Income Look Pay Play Spangled Star Taxes Too Us Want]
The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much. Ronald Reagan
[ Government Little Much Problem Spends Taxed Too]
Our mission, is to publish books on social and cultural issues, including books on law related to those areas. We are not looking for books on, say, tax policy, etc. Thomas Spence
[ Areas Books Cultural Etc Including Issues Law Looking Mission Our Policy Publish Related Say Social Tax Those]
We can have tax cuts, but when we have tax cuts and do not have a surplus, the amount of the tax cut goes straight to the bottom line, adds to the deficit, and the deficit adds to the national debt, and sooner or later, the debt has to be paid. John Spratt
[ Adds Amount Bottom Cut Cuts Debt Deficit Goes Later Line National Paid Sooner Straight Surplus Tax]
Keeping a lid on taxes is not just good for the taxpayer. It's a powerful way to force government to be more accountable, set priorities and spend smarter. Let me repeat that: more accountable, set priorities and spend smarter - that's what we need to be about. Timothy Pawlenty
[ Accountable Force Good Government Just Keeping Lid More Need Powerful Priorities Repeat Set Smarter Spend Taxes Taxpayer Way]
1913 wasn't a very good year. 1913 gave us the income tax, the 16th amendment and the IRS. Ron Paul
[ Amendment Gave Good Income Irs Tax Us Very Year]
Too bad that all the people who know how to run the country are busy driving taxicabs and cutting hair. George Burns
[ Bad Busy Country Cutting Driving Hair How Know Run Too]
Mr. Obama plans to boost federal spending 25 percent while nearly tripling the national debt over 10 years. Americans know that this kind of spending will have economic consequences, including new taxes being imposed by the new progressives. Karl Rove
[ Americans Being Boost Consequences Debt Economic Federal Imposed Including Kind Know Mr National Nearly New Obama Obama Over Percent Plans Progressives Spending Taxes While Will Years]
The rich aren't like us, they pay less taxes. Peter De Vries
[ Less Pay Rich Taxes Us]
I had hoped to let the one-half cent sales tax sunset this year, but we do not believe revenues will grow as fast as we hoped for the rest of the year. Michael F. Easley
[ Believe Cent Fast Grow Had Hoped One-Half Rest Revenues Sales Sunset Tax Will Year]
The Tort Tax adds to the cost of everything we buy because businesses and manufacturers have to cover themselves and their employees - just in case they get sued by a greedy personal injury lawyer. Dennis Hastert
[ Adds Because Businesses Buy Case Cost Cover Employees Everything Get Greedy Injury Just Lawyer Manufacturers Personal Sued Tax Their Themselves]
Unfortunately, actions taken by the Senate ensured that relief from the death tax would only be temporary and that it would come back to life at the full rate again in 2011. Doc Hastings
[ Actions Again Back Come Death Ensured Full Life Only Rate Relief Senate Taken Tax Temporary Unfortunately Would]
While the wealthiest families completely benefit from the tax cuts targeted towards the upper brackets, middle-income families were hit with the unwelcome surprise of higher taxes on tax day. Tim Bishop
[ Benefit Brackets Completely Cuts Day Families Higher Hit Middle-Income Surprise Targeted Tax Taxes Towards Unwelcome Upper Wealthiest Were While]
You know, one of the biggest thrills I have is when famous people recognize me from Taxi. Marilu Henner
[ Biggest Famous Know Recognize Taxi Thrills]
Let me respond with a few points, the first being that all immigrants pay taxes, income taxes, property taxes, sales taxes, gasoline taxes, cigarette taxes, every tax when they make a purchase. Luis Gutierrez
[ Being Cigarette Every Few First Gasoline Immigrants Income Make Pay Points Property Purchase Respond Sales Tax Taxes]
I say I don't need a tax cut. It will not do me any more good. I can't buy more, I can't eat more, I can't do more, and I want it distributed among the ordinary people who work every day. Frank Lautenberg
[ Among Any Buy Cut Day Distributed Eat Every Good More Need Ordinary Say Tax Want Will Work]
For the first time in history, we declared war without financing it. Americans have not been asked to pay for it through taxes. David Broder
[ Americans Asked Been Declared Financing First History Pay Taxes Through Time War Without]
Syntax, my lad. It has been restored to the highest place in the republic. John Steinbeck
[ Been Highest Lad Place Republic Restored Syntax]
No nice men are good at getting taxis. Katherine Whitehorn
[ Getting Good Men Nice Taxis]
It is easy to talk about tax simplification, and we all know it is very difficult to accomplish; but for the last three Congresses, I have offered a tax simplification bill that would include a paid-for repeal of alternative minimum tax. Richard Neal
[ Accomplish Alternative Bill Congresses Difficult Easy Include Know Last Minimum Offered Repeal Simplification Talk Tax Three Very Would]
Well, I think the reality is that as you study - when President Kennedy cut marginal tax rates, when Ronald Reagan cut marginal tax rates, when President Bush imposed those tax cuts, they actually generated economic growth. They expanded the economy. They expand tax revenues. Mike Pence
[ Actually Bush Cut Cuts Economic Economy Expand Expanded Generated Growth Imposed Kennedy Marginal President Rates Reagan Reality Revenues Ronald Study Tax Think Those Well]
Taxpayers will not stand for - nor should they - the funding of poster sites, leaflets or advertising. What people will support is funding for political education, for training, for party organization. Peter Hain
[ Advertising Education Funding Nor Organization Party Political Poster Should Sites Stand Support Taxpayers Training Will]
Reconciliation is a special budget procedure to change entitlement and tax laws. It cannot be filibustered and requires only a simple majority in the Senate to be passed. It is primarily intended for deficit and mandatory spending reduction. Jeff Miller
[ Budget Cannot Change Deficit Entitlement Intended Laws Majority Mandatory Only Passed Primarily Procedure Reconciliation Reduction Requires Senate Simple Special Spending Tax]
There's been a lot said about Social Security reform. What has been left out of the debate is the double tax on Social Security benefits. I believe it's time to get rid of a tax that punishes seniors and discourages work and retirement savings. Rob Simmons
[ Been Believe Benefits Debate Discourages Double Get Left Lot Out Punishes Reform Retirement Rid Said Savings Security Seniors Social Tax Time Work]
Our tax policies, the tax relief and reform we passed in 2003 and 2005, helped get government out of the way of America's entrepreneurs, and our unemployment rate is now lower than it was in the 1970s, the 1980s, and the 1990s. Marsha Blackburn
[ America Entrepreneurs Get Government Helped Lower Now Our Out Passed Policies Rate Reform Relief Tax Than Unemployment Way]
Americans spend 3 billion hours per year filling out tax forms and keeping tax records. Jim Ramstad
[ Americans Billion Filling Forms Hours Keeping Out Per Records Spend Tax Year]
Tax breaks can serve a vital role in keeping and bringing jobs to our state; however, without accountability, they are little more than loopholes at taxpayers' expense. Jeanne Kohl-Welles
[ Accountability Breaks Bringing Expense However Jobs Keeping Little Loopholes More Our Role Serve State Tax Taxpayers Than Vital Without]
Today the salaries of stars are astronomical in comparison with the 20's, but the high cost of today's living and taxes takes a huge bite out of these salaries. Pola Negri
[ Astronomical Bite Comparison Cost High Huge Living Out Salaries Stars Takes Taxes These Today]
Tax rates should never be raised in some brackets without being raised in all brackets. Bradley A. Smith
[ Being Brackets Never Raised Rates Should Some Tax Without]
What the president announced yesterday, is that somehow magically, if we just continue to prime the pump of taxpayer dollars, we're going to see magically an economic recovery. Eric Cantor
[ Announced Continue Dollars Economic Going Just Magically President Prime Pump Recovery See Somehow Taxpayer Yesterday]
In 2001, Congress passed much needed tax relief to allow Americans to keep more of their hard earned money and spend it as they see fit - rather than how the federal government sees fit. Doc Hastings
[ Allow Americans Congress Earned Federal Fit Government Hard How Keep Money More Much Needed Passed Rather Relief See Sees Spend Tax Than Their]
Those who prefer their English sloppy have only themselves to thank if the advertisement writer uses his mastery of the vocabulary and syntax to mislead their weak minds. Dorothy L. Sayers
[ Advertisement English His Mastery Minds Mislead Only Prefer Sloppy Syntax Thank Their Themselves Those Uses Vocabulary Weak Writer]
I think they got caught up in how much money they could get from each of the city governments as far as tax rebates. But that stuff works when you make money. It's a little bit phantom money. David Neeleman
[ Bit Caught City Could Each Far Get Got Governments How Little Make Money Much Phantom Stuff Tax Think Up Works]
It's fundamentally unfair to have so much of the tax relief go to so few. And it is a 10-year tax plan rather than one, as mine, focused on the next two years, which in my opinion is the critical time to jumpstart the economy. Bob Graham
[ Critical Economy Few Focused Fundamentally Go Mine Much Next Opinion Plan Rather Relief Tax Than Time Two Unfair Which Years]
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running. Groucho Marx Medical
[ Bed Hospital Meter Parked Running Taxi]
But only 'rich' people by definition have the 'extra' money to buy things and invest to create economic growth. Do we really want to tax that 'extra' money away - and give it to the government to spend? Does that make any economic sense outside of politics and our emotional desire to make everyone suffer equally through these tough times? Terry Savage
[ Any Away Buy Create Definition Desire Does Economic Emotional Equally Everyone Extra Give Government Growth Invest Make Money Only Our Outside Politics Really Rich Sense Spend Suffer Tax These Things Through Times Tough Wa]
Ronald Reagan's vision of smaller government, less taxes, and a strong national defense has led to a prosperous America. As president, he rebuilt our military and reinvigorated our confidence in ourselves. David Vitter
[ America Confidence Defense Government Led Less Military National Our Ourselves President Prosperous Reagan Rebuilt Ronald Smaller Strong Taxes Vision]
Many attempts had been made by colonial legislatures to cut off or to tax the importation of slaves. Albert Bushnell Hart
[ Attempts Been Colonial Cut Had Importation Legislatures Made Many Off Slaves Tax]
Look, only in Washington is not raising taxes considered a tax cut. Nobody's getting a tax cut here. We're not cutting taxes. We're preventing tax increases from occurring. Paul Ryan
[ Considered Cut Cutting Getting Here Increases Look Nobody Occurring Only Preventing Raising Tax Taxes Washington]
Brick and mortar businesses - and the communities that depend on them - cannot continue to bear an unfair sales tax burden from which their on-line competitors are effectively exempt. Bill Delahunt
[ Bear Brick Burden Businesses Cannot Communities Competitors Continue Depend Effectively Exempt Mortar On-Line Sales Tax Their Them Unfair Which]
Think what a revolution it will be if we manage to get everyone to pay their taxes. Romano Prodi
[ Everyone Get Manage Pay Revolution Taxes Their Think Will]
In six short years, small business owners and family farmers will once again be assessed a tax on the value of their property at the time of their death, despite having paid taxes throughout their lifetime. Doc Hastings
[ Again Assessed Business Death Despite Family Farmers Having Lifetime Once Owners Paid Property Short Six Small Tax Taxes Their Throughout Time Value Will Years]
What we're discussing privately and publicly, is a budget which is a blueprint for the future which creates jobs, which educates our children, which provides healthcare for all Americans, which takes our deficit down, which gives a tax cut for 95% of the American people. Nancy Pelosi
[ American Americans Blueprint Budget Children Creates Cut Deficit Discussing Down Educates Future Gives Healthcare Jobs Our Privately Provides Publicly Takes Tax Which]
With the permanent elimination of this tax, farmers and business owners will have the sense of security they need to plan for the financial future of their business or farm and their family. Doc Hastings
[ Business Elimination Family Farm Farmers Financial Future Need Owners Permanent Plan Security Sense Tax Their Will]
If you're opposed to the budget I submitted to the General Assembly, you're for a tax increase. Matt Blunt
[ Assembly Budget General Increase Opposed Submitted Tax]
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust less on the same amount of income. Plato
[ Amount Income Just Less Man More Pay Same Tax Unjust Will]
Every tax or rate, forcibly taken from an unwilling person, is immoral and oppressive. Auberon Herbert
[ Every Forcibly Immoral Oppressive Person Rate Taken Tax Unwilling]
Governors of both political parties face a stark choice between unpopular tax increases and drastic cuts in Medicaid, education, public safety and other essential services. Bill Delahunt
[ Between Both Choice Cuts Drastic Education Essential Face Governors Increases Medicaid Other Parties Political Public Safety Services Stark Tax Unpopular]
Whatever you tax, you get less of. Alan Greenspan
[ Get Less Tax Whatever]
If, if more stimulus means more tax cuts to small businesses, if, if more stimulus means middle class tax cuts, then I'm for it. Alexi Giannoulias
[ Businesses Class Cuts Means Middle More Small Stimulus Tax Then]
You don't pay taxes - they take taxes. Chris Rock Government
[ Pay Take Taxes]
Think of how we challenged the impression that we taxed for its own sake and that we were hostile to business. We were right to change. Ed Miliband
[ Business Challenged Change Hostile How Impression Own Right Sake Taxed Think Were]
When we played, World Series checks meant something. Now all they do is screw your taxes. Don Drysdale
[ Checks Meant Now Played Screw Series Something Taxes World Your]
So we want to change the tax system. We want it to be fair, and we want to see some tax relief because people do three things when they get a little extra money in their pocket: They save it or they spend it or they invest it. Todd Tiahrt
[ Because Change Extra Fair Get Invest Little Money Pocket Relief Save See Some Spend System Tax Their Things Three Want]
Tax reform is taking the taxes off things that have been taxed in the past and putting taxes on things that haven't been taxed before. Art Buchwald
[ Been Before Haven Off Past Putting Reform Taking Tax Taxed Taxes Things]
The tax laws are written by men with considerable net worth, and with little understanding of what wage-earners must do to make ends meet. Martin L. Gross
[ Considerable Ends Laws Little Make Meet Men Must Net Tax Understanding Wage-Earners Worth Written]
But the fact is, it's illegal for the Administration to spend North west taxpayers' money to develop this rate hike proposal, just so it can turn around and raise their energy rates. Maria Cantwell
[ Administration Around Develop Energy Fact Hike Illegal Just Money North Proposal Raise Rate Rates Spend Taxpayers Their Turn West]
In this way, the charge that the bank makes for the use of its notes - the interest - is a continual and universal tax upon all the members of the community. John Buchanan Robinson
[ Bank Charge Community Continual Interest Makes Members Notes Tax Universal Upon Use Way]
The death tax punishes the American dream - making it virtually impossible for the average American family to build wealth across generations. Kit Bond
[ Across American Average Build Death Dream Family Generations Impossible Making Punishes Tax Virtually Wealth]
The money that we make from the company goes into The Body Shop Foundation, which isn't one of those awful tax shelters like some in America. It just functions to take the money and give it away. Anita Roddick
[ America Away Awful Body Company Foundation Functions Give Goes Into Just Make Money Shelters Shop Some Take Tax Those Which]
If I tax them, in fact, I'm not taxing the capitalists, I am taxing the people who have saved, trusted. It was very controversial, those sorts of things. But finally, it worked out. Shimon Peres
[ Am Capitalists Controversial Fact Finally Out Saved Sorts Tax Taxing Them Things Those Trusted Very Worked]
It's not fair to say that people who work with their head or with their hands ought to pay taxes, but people who earn their living with capital ought not to. Phil Gramm
[ Capital Earn Fair Hands Head Living Ought Pay Say Taxes Their Work]
Bats have no bankers and they do not drink and cannot be arrested and pay no tax and, in general, bats have it made. John Berryman
[ Arrested Bankers Bats Cannot Drink General Made Pay Tax]
Identity theft involving these cards is a growing form of white collar crime, facilitating illegal immigration, banking and accounting fraud, tax evasion, and other nefarious activities. Ron Lewis
[ Accounting Activities Banking Cards Collar Crime Evasion Form Fraud Growing Identity Illegal Immigration Involving Other Tax Theft These White]
One way we gave small businesses more money to invest was by extending tax provisions on expensing. This allows businesses to immediately write off things like equipment, without being burdened by depreciation requirements. Dennis Hastert
[ Allows Being Burdened Businesses Depreciation Equipment Extending Gave Immediately Invest Money More Off Provisions Requirements Small Tax Things Way Without Write]
I like to say I'm more conservative than Goldwater. He just wanted to turn the clock back to when there was no income tax. Pete Seeger
[ Back Clock Conservative Goldwater Income Just More Say Tax Than Turn Wanted]
Taxing poor families runs counter to decades of effort to help people lift themselves out of poverty through work. Nicholas Johnson
[ Counter Decades Effort Families Help Lift Out Poor Poverty Runs Taxing Themselves Through Work]
I've done my time in being broke in Indonesia. Eating Goat soup. Australia's a developed country, you've got a lot of taxes, rents are high and its quite difficult to survive as an artist especially when you are just coming up. Andrew Jack
[ Artist Australia Being Broke Coming Country Developed Difficult Done Eating Especially Goat Got High Indonesia Just Lot Quite Rents Soup Survive Taxes Time Up]
In providing this $5,000 tax credit for those purchasing rural homes, we're offering an important incentive to encourage people to live in smaller communities - and perhaps even stay in a community they might be considering leaving. John M. McHugh
[ Communities Community Considering Credit Encourage Even Homes Important Incentive Leaving Live Might Offering Perhaps Providing Purchasing Rural Smaller Stay Tax Those]
Yes. I don't think it would be appropriate at this point to raise taxes on anyone, certainly not in 2011. Mark Zandi
[ Anyone Appropriate Certainly Point Raise Taxes Think Would Yes]
I've said we need to look at things from the perspective of working people and taxpayers, not from the perspective of government and government officials. Scott McCallum
[ Government Look Need Officials Perspective Said Taxpayers Things Working]
According to our Christian ethics, we're supposed to love God, love each other and help take care of the poor. It is immoral to charge somebody making $5,000 an income tax. Bob Riley
[ According Care Charge Christian Each Ethics God Help Immoral Income Love Making Other Our Poor Somebody Supposed Take Tax]
I don't have a lot to share with other men. My heart sinks when I get into a taxi and someone starts talking to me about football. David Walliams
[ Football Get Heart Into Lot Men Other Share Sinks Someone Starts Talking Taxi]
If there's one thing I hope people are certain of it's this: I'm looking out for YOU - the taxpayer. Laura Miller
[ Certain Hope Looking Out Taxpayer Thing]
Every day President Bush and Congress refuse to fulfill their obligation to special ed is another day Wisconsin property taxpayers are stuck with the bill. It's unfair, irresponsible and must stop. Jim Doyle
[ Another Bill Bush Congress Day Ed Every Fulfill Irresponsible Must Obligation President Property Refuse Special Stop Stuck Taxpayers Their Unfair Wisconsin]
The author takes the position that the consumer pays the tax, and as such every individual of the social order should be given unlimited opportunity to make the most of himself. Carter G. Woodson
[ Author Consumer Every Given Himself Individual Make Most Opportunity Order Pays Position Should Social Such Takes Tax Unlimited]
Well, we have certainly produced great art before we did this. In my view, there are any number of areas of government which tax money should not be spent. Charlton Heston
[ Any Areas Art Before Certainly Did Government Great Money Number Produced Should Spent Tax View Well Which]
The payment of taxes is an obvious and insistent duty, and its sanction is usually punitive. Joseph McKenna
[ Duty Insistent Obvious Payment Punitive Sanction Taxes Usually]
The death tax robs parents of the opportunity to pass something along to their children, and it is responsible for destroying a lot of family-owned businesses. Mac Thornberry
[ Along Businesses Children Death Destroying Lot Opportunity Parents Pass Responsible Robs Something Tax Their]
It was an absurd theory that by cutting taxes you would increase government revenues, because the growth of the economy would create an overflow of taxes that would fall into the government coffers. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Absurd Because Create Cutting Economy Fall Government Growth Increase Into Overflow Revenues Taxes Theory Would]
Note, besides, that it is no more immoral to directly rob citizens than to slip indirect taxes into the price of goods that they cannot do without. Albert Camus
[ Besides Cannot Citizens Directly Goods Immoral Indirect Into More Note Price Rob Slip Taxes Than Without]
Taxes should be lower, flatter, and simpler, in that order. David Boaz
[ Flatter Lower Order Should Simpler Taxes]
By requiring that any surplus in Social Security taxes be returned to the American people in personal savings accounts, the plan ensures that Social Security taxes will be used for Social Security. Mike Pence
[ Accounts American Any Ensures Personal Plan Requiring Returned Savings Security Social Surplus Taxes Used Will]
Most of the tasks we do are for humans. For example, a tax calculation is counting numbers so the government can pull money out from my wallet, but government consists of humans. Yukihiro Matsumoto
[ Calculation Consists Counting Example Government Humans Money Most Numbers Out Pull Tasks Tax Wallet]
You've got to either say you're going to cut taxes and find some spending cuts. I think we ought to reform long-term entitlement spending in the country, but you can't out of one side of your mouth say, 'Yes, we're for tax cuts, we're for spending discipline, and we're for bringing down the debt.' Harold Ford
[ Bringing Country Cut Cuts Debt Discipline Down Either Entitlement Find Going Got Long-Term Mouth Ought Out Reform Say Side Some Spending Tax Taxes Think Yes Your]
The Business Profits Tax, which is imposed on in-state businesses, we need to impose the same thing on out-of-state businesses, because the way the Business Profits Tax is calculated, it is highly dependent on how much sales and profits are generated in-state. Craig Benson
[ Because Business Businesses Calculated Dependent Generated Highly How Impose Imposed Much Need Profits Sales Same Tax Thing Way Which]
We are afraid to face the hard questions. We are willing to tackle drugs, crime, and public education only if it doesn't cost us any new taxes. J. Irwin Miller
[ Afraid Any Cost Crime Education Face Hard New Only Public Questions Tackle Taxes Us Willing]
We are here simply to decide whether Congress should take the taxpayer dollars of millions of pro-life Americans and use them to fund the destruction of human embryos for research. Mike Pence
[ Americans Congress Decide Destruction Dollars Embryos Fund Here Human Millions Pro-Life Research Should Simply Take Taxpayer Them Use Whether]
He knows the tax code as thoroughly as the pope knows the Lord's Prayer. William Proxmire
[ Code Knows Lord Pope Prayer Tax Thoroughly]
No one making less than $250,000 under Barack Obama's plan will see one single penny of their tax raised, whether it's their capital gains tax, their income tax, investment tax, any tax. Joe Biden
[ Any Barack Capital Gains Income Investment Less Making Obama Obama Penny Plan Raised See Single Tax Than Their Under Whether Will]
Now the truth of the matter is that there are a lot of things people don't understand. Take the Einstein theory. Take taxes. Take love. Do you understand them? Neither do I. But they exist. They happen. Dalton Trumbo
[ Einstein Exist Happen Lot Love Matter Neither Now Take Taxes Them Theory Things Truth Understand]
No, I'm not rich. I had a tax problem in this country, curiously enough, and my accountant said the British government was patently wrong in taxing me, and they were, but we couldn't persuade them and it cost me everything I had. Donald Sutherland
[ Accountant British Cost Country Curiously Enough Everything Government Had Patently Persuade Problem Rich Said Tax Taxing Them Were Wrong]
The Clinton tax increase - which was an increase in taxes primarily on upper-income people - not only made the tax code more nearly progressive, it preceded one of the most productive economic periods in American life. Barney Frank
[ American Clinton Code Economic Increase Life Made More Most Nearly Only Periods Preceded Primarily Productive Progressive Tax Taxes Which]
Where is the politician who has not promised to fight to the death for lower taxes- and who has not proceeded to vote for the very spending projects that make tax cuts impossible? Barry Goldwater
[ Cuts Death Fight Impossible Lower Make Politician Proceeded Projects Promised Spending Tax Very Vote Where]
Many states rely on sales tax as their principle source of revenue and do not have a State income tax. William L. Jenkins
[ Income Many Principle Rely Revenue Sales Source State States Tax Their]
While there are no easy solutions to this problem, the Deficit Reduction Act gets us started in the right direction by beginning with the most obvious, commonsense reforms to save taxpayer dollars. Jim Ryun
[ Act Beginning Commonsense Deficit Direction Dollars Easy Gets Most Obvious Problem Reduction Reforms Right Save Solutions Started Taxpayer Us While]
Income tax filing and payment day should be moved from April 15th to November 1st so it can be close to election day. People ought to have their tax bills fresh in mind as they go to vote. Steven G. Calabresi
[ April Bills Close Day Election Filing Fresh Go Income Mind Moved November Ought Payment Should Tax Their Vote]
But the point you need to know is that no president at war cut taxes $1.5 trillion, like Bush did. Chaka Fattah
[ Bush Cut Did Know Need Point President Taxes Trillion War]
And the cornerstone of my economic policies, when I first got elected, was cutting taxes on everybody on who paid taxes. George W. Bush
[ Cornerstone Cutting Economic Elected Everybody First Got Paid Policies Taxes]
These kids understood what is not immediately obvious; that they were going to pay the bills for tax cuts that had been passed today or in the last 4 years, and for the war in Iraq, because essentially we are borrowing money to do those things. Tom Allen
[ Because Been Bills Borrowing Cuts Essentially Going Had Immediately Iraq Kids Last Money Obvious Passed Pay Tax These Things Those Today Understood War Were Years]
Others like City Hall the old way, when they could make deals behind closed doors with your tax money. Laura Miller
[ Behind City Closed Could Deals Doors Hall Make Money Old Others Tax Way Your]
What good will a tax break do me if I'm crippled for life? Alan Ladd
[ Break Crippled Good Life Tax Will]
I come into the peace of wild things who do not tax their lives with forethought of grief... For a time I rest in the grace of the world, and am free. Wendell Berry History
[ Am Come Forethought Free Grace Grief Into Lives Peace Rest Tax Their Things Time Wild World]
Nearly all educational expenditure should be considered a capital outlay, whether it provides a future return in the form of enhanced taxable income or in terms of an enhanced quality of life. William Vickrey
[ Capital Considered Educational Enhanced Expenditure Form Future Income Life Nearly Outlay Provides Quality Return Should Taxable Terms Whether]
I have worked really hard to defy categorization, to break down a taxonomy whenever it comes my way. Rick Moody
[ Break Comes Defy Down Hard Really Way Whenever Worked]
Liberal Democrats are inexorably opposed to tax cuts, because tax cuts give people more power, and take away from the role of government. Rush Limbaugh
[ Away Because Cuts Democrats Give Government Inexorably Liberal More Opposed Power Role Take Tax]
Benjamin Franklin said there were only two things certain in life: death and taxes. But I'd like to add a third certainty: trash. And while some in this room might want to discuss reducing taxes, I want to talk about reducing trash. Ruth Ann Minner
[ Add Benjamin Certain Certainty Death Discuss Franklin Life Might Only Reducing Room Said Some Talk Taxes Things Third Trash Two Want Were While]
The left is being funded primarily by the drug traffickers who provide this tax money and that's why the guerrillas in Colombia, unlike the guerrillas anywhere else in Latin America, have been able to survive for 40 years because they have a hard, solid source of income. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Able America Anywhere Because Been Being Colombia Else Funded Guerrillas Hard Income Latin Left Money Primarily Provide Solid Source Survive Tax Traffickers Unlike Why Years]
And I just think that we're at a point in our economic life here in our state - and - and, candidly, across the country, where increased taxes is just the wrong way to go. The people of our state are not convinced that state government, county government, local government has done all they can with the money we already give them, rather than the money that we have before. Chris Christie
[ Across Already Before Convinced Country County Done Economic Give Go Government Here Increased Just Life Local Money Our Point Rather State Taxes Than Them Think Way Where Wrong]
To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is plunder. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Advantage Class Community Plunder Protection Tax]
The wonders of the Grand Canyon cannot be adequately represented in symbols of speech, nor by speech itself. The resources of the graphic art are taxed beyond their powers in attempting to portray its features. Language and illustration combined must fail. John Wesley Powell
[ Adequately Art Attempting Beyond Cannot Canyon Combined Fail Features Grand Graphic Illustration Itself Language Must Nor Portray Powers Represented Resources Speech Symbols Taxed Their Wonders]
While American taxes pay for much of the research and development that goes into creating the new, life-saving drugs, American consumers continue to subsidize the cost of the drugs for consumers across the world. Michael K. Simpson
[ Across American Consumers Continue Cost Creating Development Goes Into Life-Saving Much New Pay Research Subsidize Taxes While World]
Darwin (1859) recognized the fact that paleontology then seemed to provide evidence against rather for evolution in general or the gradual origin of taxonomic categories in particular. George G. Simpson
[ Against Categories Darwin Evidence Evolution Fact General Gradual Origin Particular Provide Rather Recognized Seemed Then]
I am such a strong admirer and supporter of George W. Bush that if he suggested eliminating the income tax or doubling it, I would vote yes on first blush. Jerry Falwell
[ Admirer Am Blush Bush Doubling Eliminating First George Income Strong Such Suggested Supporter Tax Vote Would Yes]
Many of you are well enough off that the tax cuts may have helped you. We're saying that for America to get back on track, we're probably going to cut that short and not give it to you. We're going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good. Hillary Clinton
[ America Away Back Behalf Common Cut Cuts Enough Get Give Going Good Helped Many May Off Probably Saying Short Take Tax Things Track Well]
You bet every member of Congress who votes for this bill ought to read it, read it thoroughly, and understand that what we're looking at here amounts to nothing more than a government takeover of our health care economy, paid for with nearly a trillion dollars in new taxes on individuals and small businesses. And it must be opposed. Mike Pence
[ Amounts Bet Bill Businesses Care Congress Dollars Economy Every Government Health Here Individuals Looking Member More Must Nearly New Nothing Opposed Ought Our Paid Read Small Takeover Taxes Than Thoroughly Trillion Underst]
Even the best data security systems can't protect private taxpayer information from entrepreneurial foreign businesses than can make huge profits selling U.S. taxpayer information. Melissa Bean
[ Best Businesses Data Entrepreneurial Even Foreign Huge Information Make Private Profits Protect Security Selling Systems Taxpayer Than]
The nation should have a tax system that looks like someone designed it on purpose. William E. Simon
[ Designed Looks Nation Purpose Should Someone System Tax]
The Tax Code today is more complicated than ever, and the very people on the Republican side who denounce the Tax Code's complexity are the ones that put together what they now call a convoluted monstrosity. They put it into effect. Richard Neal
[ Call Code Complexity Complicated Convoluted Denounce Effect Ever Into Monstrosity More Now Ones Put Republican Side Tax Than Today Together Very]
Over the years, dozens of American companies have filed papers to trade in their U.S. corporate citizenship for citizenship in tax haven countries like Bermuda. Richard Neal
[ American Citizenship Companies Corporate Countries Dozens Filed Haven Over Papers Tax Their Trade Years]
The Republicans are running wild with our tax dollars and it's been a mistake to let this administration continue a policy of incompetence when it comes to Iraq. Sherrod Brown
[ Administration Been Comes Continue Dollars Incompetence Iraq Mistake Our Policy Republicans Running Tax Wild]
I fail to understand how you can justify a poll tax on the entire population, yet exclude a significant proportion of that population from programmes that this tax is paying for. Jonathan Dimbleby
[ Entire Exclude Fail How Justify Paying Poll Population Programmes Proportion Significant Tax Understand Yet]
All those predictions about how much economic growth will be created by this, all of those new jobs, would be created by the things we wanted - the extension of unemployment insurance and middle class tax cuts. An estate tax for millionaires adds exactly zero jobs. A tax cut for billionaires - virtually none. Anthony Weiner
[ Adds Billionaires Class Created Cut Cuts Economic Estate Exactly Extension Growth How Insurance Jobs Middle Millionaires Much New None Predictions Tax Things Those Unemployment Virtually Wanted Will Would Zero]
Providing tax relief and reducing regulations leads to job creation and new economic opportunities for our small businesses, which are the backbone of our economy. Cathy McMorris
[ Backbone Businesses Creation Economic Economy Job Leads New Opportunities Our Providing Reducing Regulations Relief Small Tax Which]
Every time in this century we've lowered the tax rates across the board, on employment, on saving, investment and risk-taking in this economy, revenues went up, not down. Jack Kemp
[ Across Board Century Down Economy Employment Every Investment Lowered Rates Revenues Risk-Taking Saving Tax Time Up Went]
I'm like the guy who prepares your taxes or a dentist. I'm very conservative and boring in a lot of ways. Augusten Burroughs
[ Boring Conservative Dentist Guy Lot Prepares Taxes Very Ways Your]
After 20 years in Congress, I still believe that smaller government and lower taxes are the most effective economic policies. Howard Coble
[ After Believe Congress Economic Effective Government Lower Most Policies Smaller Still Taxes Years]
And it would be fair. Everyone will pay the same tax and it will eliminate tax cheaters and corporate shenanigans. Steve Forbes
[ Cheaters Corporate Eliminate Everyone Fair Pay Same Tax Will Would]
Taxation is just a sophisticated way of demanding money with menaces. Terry Pratchett
[ Demanding Just Menaces Money Sophisticated Taxation Way]
Did you know that they introduced the 15 percent flat tax on individual and corporate income in Iraq? Something that some politicians very much wanted to push in the United States without success but in Iraq they do it. Juan Cole
[ Corporate Did Flat Income Individual Introduced Iraq Know Much Percent Politicians Push Some Something States Success Tax United Very Wanted Without]
For the last 50 years, the federal government has taken out of the Gulf Coast $165 billion in taxes that came from oil and gas off of our coast that went to the federal Treasury, to rebuild all places in America except the place that it came from. Mary Landrieu
[ America Billion Came Coast Except Federal Gas Government Gulf Last Off Oil Our Out Place Places Rebuild Taken Taxes Treasury Went Years]
It will be sufficient to point to the enormous burdens which armaments place on the economic, social, and intellectual resources of a nation, as well as on its budget and taxes. Ludwig Quidde
[ Armaments Budget Burdens Economic Enormous Intellectual Nation Place Point Resources Social Sufficient Taxes Well Which Will]
America's corporate and political elites now form a regime of their own and they're privatizing democracy. All the benefits - the tax cuts, policies and rewards flow in one direction: up. Bill Moyers
[ America Benefits Corporate Cuts Democracy Direction Elites Flow Form Now Own Policies Political Privatizing Regime Rewards Tax Their Up]
We are all are equal, but some pay higher tax rates than others. Jeff Rich
[ Equal Higher Others Pay Rates Some Tax Than]
It's not so much the amount of tax we pay - it's the sense that our pocket's being picked without our knowing what's going on. Andrew J. Bacevich
[ Amount Being Going Knowing Much Our Pay Picked Pocket Sense Tax Without]
Throughout his life, Ronald Reagan believed America is capable of great things and its people could and would lead the way if left unburdened by taxation and regulation. William L. Jenkins
[ America Believed Capable Could Great His Lead Left Life Reagan Regulation Ronald Taxation Things Throughout Way Would]
The government needs to help those in need, but members of Congress shouldn't take advantage of the situation and use a national tragedy as an opportunity to spend taxpayer dollars on their pet projects. Chris Chocola
[ Advantage Congress Dollars Government Help Members National Need Needs Opportunity Pet Projects Situation Spend Take Taxpayer Their Those Tragedy Use]
Dying should not be a taxable event. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ Dying Event Should Taxable]
The estate tax punishes years of hard work and robs families of part of their heritage by imposing a huge penalty on inheritance after death - a tax on money that has already been taxed. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ After Already Been Death Estate Families Hard Heritage Huge Imposing Inheritance Money Part Penalty Punishes Robs Tax Taxed Their Work Years]
But what is striking about this, in a town that often talks about tax cuts, we could quite easily, Republicans and Democrats working together, do something that everybody in America desires, and that is a simplification of our Tax Code. Richard Neal
[ America Code Could Cuts Democrats Desires Easily Everybody Often Our Quite Republicans Simplification Something Striking Talks Tax Together Town Working]
More than ever before, Americans are suffering from back problems: back taxes, back rent, back auto payments. Robert Orben
[ Americans Auto Back Before Ever More Payments Problems Rent Suffering Taxes Than]
I think most people... would be glad to pay the same taxes they paid when Bill Clinton was president, if only they could have the same economy they had when Bill Clinton was president. Howard Dean
[ Bill Clinton Could Economy Glad Had Most Only Paid Pay President Same Taxes Think Would]
Democratic priorities remain clear: to provide a tax cut for working families, to promote policies that produce jobs and economic growth, and to assist millions of our fellow Americans who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own. Nancy Pelosi
[ Americans Assist Clear Cut Democratic Economic Families Fault Fellow Growth Jobs Lost Millions Our Own Policies Priorities Produce Promote Provide Remain Tax Their Through Working]
And that's how I start myself. I usually go back a couple of pages, maybe to the beginning of the chapter, and I start reading. And as I'm reading, I'm tweaking - putting in a different word, changing the syntax, putting that clause over there, you know that sort of thing. Jean M. Auel
[ Back Beginning Changing Chapter Clause Couple Different Go How Know Maybe Myself Over Pages Putting Reading Sort Start Syntax Thing Tweaking Usually Word]
We can push Montana forward and we can do it with out raising taxes. Brian Schweitzer
[ Forward Montana Out Push Raising Taxes]
I am outraged that a House member has tried through this provision to breach the traditional confidentiality of individual Americans' tax returns. There is no reason for this measure, and this last-minute act violates all principles of judgment and common sense. John Warner
[ Act Am Americans Breach Common Confidentiality House Individual Judgment Last-Minute Measure Member Outraged Principles Provision Reason Returns Sense Tax Through Traditional Tried Violates]
For policy makers interested in using tax policy to stimulate investments or especially to smooth business cycle fluctuations, the results are not promising. Austan Goolsbee
[ Business Cycle Especially Fluctuations Interested Investments Makers Policy Promising Results Smooth Stimulate Tax Using]
Arizona is a national leader in school choice with both charter schools and tuition tax credits giving parents and their children more school choices than ever before. Jane D. Hull
[ Arizona Before Both Charter Children Choice Choices Credits Ever Giving Leader More National Parents School Schools Tax Than Their Tuition]
No taxation without respiration. Tom Feeney
[ Respiration Taxation Without]
Driving with one foot on the accelerator and the other on the brake is likely to get you nowhere, but certainly will burn out vital parts of your car. Similarly, cutting taxes on the middle class, but increasing them on the 'rich' is likely to result in an economic burnout. Terry Savage
[ Accelerator Brake Burn Car Certainly Class Cutting Driving Economic Foot Get Increasing Likely Middle Nowhere Other Out Parts Result Rich Similarly Taxes Them Vital Will Your]
Coal research and development provides huge benefits for the nation, and pay for itself many times over through taxes flowing back to the Treasury from expanded economic activity. Tim Holden
[ Activity Back Benefits Coal Development Economic Expanded Flowing Huge Itself Many Nation Over Pay Provides Research Taxes Through Times Treasury]
What I advise clients is, sell, pay the tax and be happy. Don't ask me to find a replacement unless it's land. Mike Simpson
[ Advise Ask Clients Find Happy Land Pay Replacement Sell Tax Unless]
If it is the duty of the State to educate, it is the duty of the State also to bear the burden of education, namely, the taxation out of which education is provided. Edmund Barton
[ Also Bear Burden Duty Educate Education Namely Out Provided State Taxation Which]
The thing generally raised on city land is taxes. Charles Dudley Warner
[ City Generally Land Raised Taxes Thing]
It's wasteful spending like this that not only forces tax increases and cuts in vital services... but also really make you wonder: who is City Hall looking out for? Laura Miller
[ Also City Cuts Forces Hall Increases Looking Make Only Out Really Services Spending Tax Vital Wasteful Wonder]
Regulating and taxing marijuana would simultaneously save taxpayers billions of dollars in enforcement and incarceration costs, while providing many billions of dollars in revenue annually. George Soros
[ Annually Billions Costs Dollars Enforcement Incarceration Many Providing Regulating Revenue Save Simultaneously Taxing Taxpayers While Would]
We are Americans. We - we - we are - we are doctors. We are investment bankers. We are taxi drivers. We are store keepers. We are lawyers. We are - we are part of the fabric of America. And the way that America today treats its Muslims is being watched by over a billion Muslims worldwide. Feisal Abdul Rauf
[ America Americans Bankers Being Billion Doctors Drivers Fabric Investment Keepers Lawyers Muslims Over Part Store Taxi Today Treats Watched Way Worldwide]
The rapid growth in many of our suburbs has spawned a booming construction industry eager to hire low wage immigrants who gladly fill these jobs, many of them happy to be paid in cash, free of federal and state taxes. Spencer Bachus
[ Booming Cash Construction Eager Federal Fill Free Gladly Growth Happy Hire Immigrants Industry Jobs Low Many Our Paid Rapid Spawned State Suburbs Taxes Them These Wage]
That taxes may be the ostensible cause is true, but that they are the true cause is as far remote from truth as light from darkness. Henry Knox
[ Cause Darkness Far Light May Ostensible Remote Taxes True Truth]
Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it. Ronald Reagan
[ Could Economy Few Government Keeps Moves Moving Phrases Regulate Short Stops Subsidize Summed Tax Up View]
Common sense tells us that we should focus our resources to benefit children, teachers and taxpayers by keeping dollars in the classroom. Bob Beauprez
[ Benefit Children Classroom Common Dollars Focus Keeping Our Resources Sense Should Taxpayers Teachers Tells Us]
The President must stop gambling with taxpayers' money and get the country back on the path of fiscal sanity. Tom Harkin
[ Back Country Fiscal Gambling Get Money Must Path President Sanity Stop Taxpayers]
I do not think our priorities are misplaced when we are looking at creating a whole new class of children from these gay marriages who could end up completely dependent on the State, on the taxpayers - the American people. James Inhofe
[ American Children Class Completely Could Creating Dependent End Gay Looking Marriages Misplaced New Our Priorities State Taxpayers These Think Up Whole]
Treat each federal dollar as if it was hard earned; it was - by a taxpayer. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Dollar Each Earned Federal Hard Taxpayer Treat]
Inheritance taxes are so high that the happiest mourner at a rich man's funeral is usually Uncle Sam. Olin Miller
[ Funeral Happiest High Inheritance Man Rich Sam Taxes Uncle Usually]
In addition to a soaring stock market, 6.6 million jobs have been created since tax relief measures went into effect in 2003. Our deficit situation has also improved as tax revenues have increased at double-digit rates over the past two years. Randy Neugebauer
[ Addition Also Been Created Deficit Double-Digit Effect Improved Increased Into Jobs Market Measures Million Our Over Past Rates Relief Revenues Since Situation Soaring Stock Tax Two Went Years]
The economic impact of illegal immigration on taxpayers is catastrophic. Ric Keller
[ Catastrophic Economic Illegal Immigration Impact Taxpayers]
Taxes are not good things, but if you want services, somebody's got to pay for them so they're a necessary evil. Michael Bloomberg
[ Evil Good Got Necessary Pay Services Somebody Taxes Them Things Want]
Our economy is robust and will remain strong as more Americans who want a job find one. Republican economic policies based on tax relief are working for the American people. Dennis Hastert
[ American Americans Based Economic Economy Find Job More Our Policies Relief Remain Republican Robust Strong Tax Want Will Working]
Today's tax cuts provide yet another illustration of the Republicans' fiscally irresponsible economic policies that ignore the needs of America's middle class, students, and working families. Ellen Tauscher
[ America Another Class Cuts Economic Families Fiscally Ignore Illustration Irresponsible Middle Needs Policies Provide Republicans Students Tax Today Working Yet]
I have always paid income tax. I object only when it reaches a stage when I am threatened with having nothing left for my old age - which is due to start next Tuesday or Wednesday. Noel Coward
[ Age Always Am Due Having Income Left Next Nothing Object Old Only Paid Reaches Stage Start Tax Threatened Tuesday Wednesday Which]
I have said consistently both in my papers and in my speeches - which you heard in the primary campaign - that I will continue to phase out the Capital Stock and Franchise tax. Ed Rendell
[ Both Campaign Capital Consistently Continue Franchise Heard Out Papers Phase Primary Said Speeches Stock Tax Which Will]
We ought, therefore, to lessen the price of food to our manufacturers, and place them more on a level with the manufacturers who have cheaper food, and also much lighter taxation. Joseph Hume
[ Also Cheaper Food Lessen Level Lighter Manufacturers More Much Ought Our Place Price Taxation Them Therefore]
Poverty is a solved problem - all they have to do is abolish taxes and regulations which cripple those intelligent, capable, and responsible men and women and destroy their productive capacity, then stand back and watch the economy boom. L. Neil Smith
[ Abolish Back Boom Capable Capacity Cripple Destroy Economy Intelligent Men Poverty Problem Productive Regulations Responsible Solved Stand Taxes Their Then Those Watch Which Women]
It is day after day in this institution, borrow money, run up the debt, run up the deficits and then with a straight face say, we are going to repeal a tax that affects 1 percent of the American people, just 1 percent of the American people. Richard Neal
[ Affects After American Borrow Day Debt Deficits Face Going Institution Just Money Percent Repeal Run Say Straight Tax Then Up]
I'm being told it saves money to shoot in Toronto, because of tax benefits, the crews are cheaper, but what I save in the bottom line, I lose in a million other ways. Griffin Dunne
[ Because Being Benefits Bottom Cheaper Crews Line Lose Million Money Other Save Saves Shoot Tax Told Toronto Ways]
More than 1.1 million taxpayers in Pennsylvania will enjoy a lower tax rate, more than 1.4 million married couples will benefit from the reduction in the marriage penalty, and more than 1.1 million parents will have the advantage of an increased child tax credit. Tim Murphy
[ Advantage Benefit Child Couples Credit Enjoy Increased Lower Marriage Married Million More Parents Penalty Pennsylvania Rate Reduction Tax Taxpayers Than Will]
Let's be very honest about what this is about. It's not about bashing Democrats, it's not about taxes, they have no idea what the Boston tea party was about, they don't know their history at all. This is about hating a black man in the White House. This is racism straight up. Janeane Garofalo
[ Black Boston Democrats Hating History Honest House Idea Know Man Party Racism Straight Taxes Tea Their Up Very White]
Until we can fully grasp the extent of corruption and fraud involved in the administration of the Oil-for-Food program, and until the United Nations decides to cooperate in the investigation, no American taxpayer dollars should go to the United Nations. John Ensign
[ Administration American Cooperate Corruption Decides Dollars Extent Fraud Fully Go Grasp Investigation Involved Nations Program Should Taxpayer United Until]
I have to go and say farewell to all the countries that I have been to, if I can. I am 73 now, it is taxing on me. Miriam Makeba
[ Am Been Countries Farewell Go Now Say Taxing]
Aquatic invasive species are destroying the environment, damaging fisheries, and costing American taxpayers billions of dollars annually. John M. McHugh
[ American Annually Billions Costing Damaging Destroying Dollars Environment Fisheries Species Taxpayers]
Tax reform means, 'Don't tax you, don't tax me. Tax that fellow behind the tree.' Russell B. Long
[ Behind Fellow Means Reform Tax Tree]
The real reason to oppose increasing tax rates on the wealthy is that it's a good bet they could do more to help the economy if they keep their money rather than have their earnings confiscated by the government and spent on another round of stimulus. Terry Savage
[ Another Bet Could Earnings Economy Good Government Help Increasing Keep Money More Oppose Rates Rather Real Reason Round Spent Stimulus Tax Than Their Wealthy]
Read my lips: no new taxes. George H. W. Bush
[ Lips New Read Taxes]
The difficulty for Mr. Obama will be when the public sees where his decisions lead - higher inflation, higher interest rates, higher taxes, sluggish growth, and a jobless recovery. Karl Rove
[ Decisions Difficulty Growth Higher His Inflation Interest Lead Mr Obama Obama Public Rates Recovery Sees Sluggish Taxes Where Will]
We have to deal with two issues. Spending and taxes. John Boehner
[ Deal Issues Spending Taxes Two]
The platform we had in Dallas, the 1984 Republican platform, all the ideas we supported there - from tax policy, to foreign policy; from individual rights, to neighborhood security - are things that Jefferson Davis and his people believed in. Trent Lott
[ Believed Dallas Davis Foreign Had His Ideas Individual Jefferson Neighborhood Platform Policy Republican Rights Security Supported Tax Things]
Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things. Adam Smith
[ Administration Barbarism Being Brought Carry Course Degree Easy Else Highest Justice Little Lowest Natural Opulence Peace Requisite Rest State Taxes Things Tolerable]
Priorities like winning the War on Terror and providing tax relief that will keep our economy growing strong. Dennis Hastert
[ Economy Growing Keep Our Priorities Providing Relief Strong Tax Terror War Will Winning]
Taxpayers should not be coerced into giving up their privacy rights just to file their taxes. Melissa Bean
[ Coerced File Giving Into Just Privacy Rights Should Taxes Taxpayers Their Up]
Welfare reform happened with reconciliation; half the Democrats voted for it. The Bush tax cuts happened with reconciliation; twelve Democratic Senators voted for it. You didn't have a real partisan issue on those times that it was used. Kent Conrad
[ Bush Cuts Democratic Democrats Half Happened Issue Partisan Real Reconciliation Reform Senators Tax Those Times Twelve Used Voted Welfare]
You know, I like to think that I will subscribe very much to the core Republican principles of small government. Making a small number of rules and getting out of the way. Keeping taxes low. Creating an environment for small businesses to grow and thrive. Meg Whitman
[ Businesses Core Creating Environment Getting Government Grow Keeping Know Low Making Much Number Out Principles Republican Rules Small Subscribe Taxes Think Thrive Very Way Will]
I think the average citizen is going to see no less than a $1,500 or more increase in what it's going to cost for basic living next year,... Taking sales tax off food isn't going to take care of all of that, but I think it's a way that we can help. Ann Robinson
[ Average Basic Care Citizen Cost Food Going Help Increase Less Living More Next Off Sales See Take Taking Tax Than Think Way Year]
There's always somebody who is paid too much, and taxed too little - and it's always somebody else. Cullen Hightower
[ Always Else Little Much Paid Somebody Taxed Too]
Unfortunately the Republican tax cut will deny important revenues to many states facing their own deficits. This will create greater pressure for higher state and local taxes. Dick Durbin
[ Create Cut Deficits Deny Facing Greater Higher Important Local Many Own Pressure Republican Revenues State States Tax Taxes Their Unfortunately Will]
The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return. Gore Vidal Government
[ Along Class Drudge Ever Genius Get Heavy Inequity Kept Majority Most Nothing Our Paying Questioning Return Ruling System Taxes Where Which]
We will have bigger bureaucracies, bigger labor unions, and bigger state-run corporations. It will be harder to be an entrepreneur because of punitive taxes and regulations. The rewards of success will be expropriated for the sake of attaining greater income equality. Arthur C. Brooks
[ Attaining Because Bigger Bureaucracies Corporations Entrepreneur Equality Greater Harder Income Labor Punitive Regulations Rewards Sake Success Taxes Unions Will]
April is tax month. If you are having trouble filing your taxes, then you should hire an accountant. They'll give you the same advice that they've given hundreds of corporations - taxes are for douche bags. Ed Helms
[ Accountant Advice April Bags Corporations Filing Give Given Having Hire Hundreds Month Same Should Tax Taxes Then Trouble Your]
I strongly support tax relief for the middle class. Rick Larsen
[ Class Middle Relief Strongly Support Tax]
An income tax form is like a laundry list - either way you lose your shirt. Fred Allen
[ Either Form Income Laundry List Lose Shirt Tax Way Your]
Sadly, this is the same old Republican story of Robin Hood in reverse - tax cuts for the rich while programs for average and low income Americans suffer. Jose Serrano
[ Americans Average Cuts Hood Income Low Old Programs Republican Reverse Rich Robin Sadly Same Story Suffer Tax While]
Failure to properly control our borders costs citizens in many ways: schools become overcrowded, medical resources are stretched too thin, other government services are overtaxed, and taxes increase further. Zach Wamp
[ Become Borders Citizens Control Costs Failure Further Government Increase Many Medical Other Our Overcrowded Properly Resources Schools Services Stretched Taxes Thin Too Ways]
That's why I'm very proud of being American. I'm proud to pay taxes. I pay a lot of taxes, but it sure beats the alternative. Payne Stewart
[ Alternative American Beats Being Lot Pay Proud Sure Taxes Very Why]
Now is not the time to compromise on the economy. Instead, we should be doing everything in our power to support long-term economic growth. Permanent repeal of the death tax will mean more high-quality, high-paying jobs for Americans. Todd Tiahrt
[ Americans Compromise Death Doing Economic Economy Everything Growth High-Quality Instead Jobs Long-Term Mean More Now Our Permanent Power Repeal Should Support Tax Time Will]
Americans don't think we should be raising taxes on anybody, especially in the middle of a recession. Mitch McConnell
[ Americans Anybody Especially Middle Raising Recession Should Taxes Think]
Of course, tax revenues have ended up being substantially higher than they were at the time these dire projections were made, and we are very close now to having a balanced budget. All that has been very helpful. Charles Vest
[ Balanced Been Being Budget Close Course Dire Ended Having Helpful Higher Made Now Projections Revenues Substantially Tax Than These Time Up Very Were]
We can't live without taxes, but we sure would like to have good ones. Charles Adams
[ Good Live Ones Sure Taxes Without Would]
Well, you have the public not wanting any new spending, you have the Republicans not wanting any new taxes, you have the Democrats not wanting any new spending cuts, you have the markets not wanting any new borrowing, and you have the economists wanting all of the above. And that leads to paralysis. Michael Bloomberg
[ Above Any Borrowing Cuts Democrats Economists Leads Markets New Paralysis Public Republicans Spending Taxes Wanting Well]
What the oil producer gets paid is about 16 percent. The majority of it is tax, which in fairness to the government of this country they have accepted and admitted. Olusegun Obasanjo
[ Accepted Admitted Country Fairness Gets Government Majority Oil Paid Percent Producer Tax Which]
Unmarried couples should get married - that's an excellent tax avoidance measure, if a bit drastic. John Whiting
[ Avoidance Bit Couples Drastic Excellent Get Married Measure Should Tax Unmarried]
We certainly could have voted on making the middle-class tax cuts and tax cuts for working families permanent had the Republicans not insisted that the only way they would support those tax breaks is if we also added $700 billion to the deficit to give tax breaks to the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans. That's what was really disturbing. Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ Added Also Americans Billion Breaks Certainly Could Cuts Deficit Disturbing Families Give Had Insisted Making Middle-Class Only Percent Permanent Really Republicans Support Tax Those Voted Way Wealthiest Working Would]
The budget does not adequately fund important domestic programs, promotes tax cuts to the detriment of other priorities and does little to put our nation's fiscal house in order. Jim Jeffords
[ Adequately Budget Cuts Detriment Does Domestic Fiscal Fund House Important Little Nation Order Other Our Priorities Programs Promotes Put Tax]
No nation ever taxed itself into prosperity. Rush Limbaugh
[ Ever Into Itself Nation Prosperity Taxed]
The American people know what's necessary to get this economy moving again. It's fiscal discipline in Washington, D.C. and across-the-board tax relief for working families, small businesses and family farms. Mike Pence
[ Again American Businesses Discipline Economy Families Family Farms Fiscal Get Know Moving Necessary Relief Small Tax Washington Working]
Love is much nicer to be in than an automobile accident, a tight girdle, a higher tax bracket or a holding pattern over Philadelphia. Judith Viorst Love
[ Accident Automobile Bracket Girdle Higher Holding Love Much Nicer Over Pattern Philadelphia Tax Than Tight]
Just dying should not be a reason for taxes. Todd Akin
[ Dying Just Reason Should Taxes]
I am neither a free-trade man, willing to collect all the money we have to raise by direct tax upon the people, nor am I willing to lay a tax simply for protection when the Government does not need the money. Joseph E. Brown
[ Am Collect Direct Does Free-Trade Government Lay Man Money Need Neither Nor Protection Raise Simply Tax Upon Willing]
The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality. Andrew Jackson Equality
[ Contrived Equality Man Never Operate Perfect System Taxation Wisdom Would Yet]
Let them march all they want, as long as they continue to pay their taxes. Alexander Haig
[ Continue Long March Pay Taxes Their Them Want]
And what's interesting, and I don't think a lot of Americans understand this fact, is that, one, most new jobs are created by small businesses; two, most small businesses pay tax at the individual income tax, or many small businesses pay tax there. George W. Bush
[ Americans Businesses Created Fact Income Individual Interesting Jobs Lot Many Most New Pay Small Tax Think Two Understand]
We do not commonly see in a tax a diminution of freedom, and yet it clearly is one. Herbert Spencer
[ Clearly Commonly Diminution Freedom See Tax Yet]
Additionally, this tax forces family businesses to invest in Uncle Sam rather than the economy. When families are forced to repurchase businesses because of the death tax, that means less money is being invested in new jobs and capital expansion. Todd Tiahrt
[ Additionally Because Being Businesses Capital Death Economy Expansion Families Family Forced Forces Invest Invested Jobs Less Means Money New Rather Sam Tax Than Uncle]
When a man and a woman see each other and like each other they ought to come together - wham - like a couple of taxis on Broadway, not sit around analyzing each other like two specimens in a bottle. Thelma Ritter
[ Analyzing Around Bottle Broadway Come Couple Each Man Other Ought See Sit Specimens Taxis Together Two Wham Woman]
I'd cap the total amount of income taxes paid by Americans to no more than 25 percent and tax all income only once. Cesar Conda
[ Americans Amount Cap Income More Once Only Paid Percent Tax Taxes Than Total]
Texans should not be taxed on our taxes. Kay Bailey Hutchison
[ Our Should Taxed Taxes Texans]
In the middle of a recession no tax increase is justified because it kills jobs, and any tax increase is a job-killing measure and should be defeated. Newt Gingrich
[ Any Because Defeated Increase Jobs Justified Kills Measure Middle Recession Should Tax]
The reality is that during the Reagan years, for instance, we doubled the amount of revenue that we were sending to Washington, D.C. after the tax cuts took effect. Mike Pence
[ After Amount Cuts Doubled During Effect Instance Reagan Reality Revenue Sending Tax Took Washington Were Years]
While President Bush's tax give-aways for the rich are pushing us further into debt, he compensates by increasing the out-of-pocket costs to our veterans. Tom Harkin
[ Bush Compensates Costs Debt Further Increasing Into Our President Pushing Rich Tax Us Veterans While]
The key players are now all in place in Washington and in state governments across America to officially label carbon dioxide as a pollutant and enact laws that tax us citizens for our carbon footprints. John Coleman
[ Across America Carbon Citizens Dioxide Enact Footprints Governments Key Label Laws Now Officially Our Place Players State Tax Us Washington]
My slogan when I ran was that there is no such thing as government money, there is only taxpayer's money, and that cut pretty deep. William Weld
[ Cut Deep Government Money Only Pretty Ran Slogan Such Taxpayer Thing]
As a religion, bilingualism is the god that failed. It has led to no fairness, produced no unity, and cost Canadian taxpayers untold millions. Stephen Harper
[ Canadian Cost Failed Fairness God Led Millions Produced Religion Taxpayers Unity Untold]
Unquestionably, there is progress. The average American now pays out twice as much in taxes as he formerly got in wages. H. L. Mencken
[ American Average Formerly Got Much Now Out Pays Progress Taxes Twice Unquestionably Wages]
Everything depends on a good job - strong families, strong communities, the pursuit of the American dream, and a tax base to support schools for our kids and services for our seniors. Bob Taft
[ American Base Communities Depends Dream Everything Families Good Job Kids Our Pursuit Schools Seniors Services Strong Support Tax]
Congress had the opportunity to extend tax relief to working families without increasing the deficit. Instead, we were handed a bill that favors the wealthy and eliminates deductions that benefit the middle class. Rick Larsen
[ Benefit Bill Class Congress Deductions Deficit Eliminates Extend Families Favors Had Handed Increasing Instead Middle Opportunity Relief Tax Wealthy Were Without Working]
The death tax should be completely and permanently repealed now in order to make the Tax Code fairer and simpler and to eliminate the harmful drag this tax has on the economy. Kit Bond
[ Code Completely Death Drag Economy Eliminate Fairer Harmful Make Now Order Permanently Repealed Should Simpler Tax]
From where I am sitting much of the country now sees the President the way I have seen him since the campaign. He is an ambitious leftist, with little understanding of economics, and with far-reaching goals to create significant and irreversible growth of government and redistribution of wealth through dramatic changes in tax, regulatory, and spending policies. Charles W. Calomiris
[ Am Ambitious Campaign Changes Country Create Dramatic Economics Far-Reaching Goals Government Growth Him Irreversible Leftist Little Much Now Policies President Redistribution Regulatory Seen Sees Significant Since Sitting Spend]
And that's why I wrote the book, because our country really needs to understand, if people in this nation understood what our foreign policy is really about, what foreign aid is about, how our corporations work, where our tax money goes, I know we will demand change. John Perkins
[ Aid Because Book Change Corporations Country Demand Foreign Goes How Know Money Nation Needs Our Policy Really Tax Understand Understood Where Why Will Work Wrote]
Washington is a place where politicians don't know which way is up and taxes don't know which way is down. Robert Orben Government
[ Down Know Place Politicians Taxes Up Washington Way Where Which]
Sadly, the President's budget proposal for the upcoming year once again puts cutting taxes for the wealthiest Americans over addressing our country's severe fiscal problems. Carl Levin
[ Addressing Again Americans Budget Country Cutting Fiscal Once Our Over President Problems Proposal Puts Sadly Severe Taxes Upcoming Wealthiest Year]
I come from Cuba. Taxes for me are no big thing. Tony Oliva
[ Big Come Cuba Taxes Thing]
Simply cutting the taxes for America's wealthiest families is clearly not creating the needed new jobs, and that strategy is unlikely to succeed in the future. Tim Johnson
[ America Clearly Creating Cutting Families Future Jobs Needed New Simply Strategy Succeed Taxes Unlikely Wealthiest]
Once again, the Republicans in the Senate have rejected an increase in the minimum wage. They support tax breaks for multi-millionaires, but they oppose helping the working poor to earn a decent income. Mark Dayton
[ Again Breaks Decent Earn Helping Income Increase Minimum Once Oppose Poor Rejected Republicans Senate Support Tax Wage Working]
I always want to say to people who want to be rich and famous: 'try being rich first'. See if that doesn't cover most of it. There's not much downside to being rich, other than paying taxes and having your relatives ask you for money. But when you become famous, you end up with a 24-hour job. Bill Murray
[ Always Ask Become Being Cover Downside End Famous First Having Job Money Most Much Other Paying Relatives Rich Say See Taxes Than Try Up Want Your]
The difference between tax avoidance and tax evasion is the thickness of a prison wall. Denis Healey
[ Avoidance Between Difference Evasion Prison Tax Thickness Wall]
We should stop arguing about tax cuts in this town. Richard Neal
[ Arguing Cuts Should Stop Tax Town]
The real goal should be reduced government spending, rather than balanced budgets achieved by ever rising tax rates to cover ever rising spending. Thomas Sowell
[ Achieved Balanced Budgets Cover Ever Goal Government Rates Rather Real Reduced Rising Should Spending Tax Than]
So when the only domestic social policy is tax cuts that mostly benefit the wealthiest Americans, we say, 'Where is faith being put into action here?' Jim Wallis
[ Action Americans Being Benefit Cuts Domestic Faith Here Into Mostly Only Policy Put Say Social Tax Wealthiest Where]
Illegal immigration costs taxpayers $45 billion a year in health care, education, and incarceration expenses. Ric Keller
[ Billion Care Costs Education Expenses Health Illegal Immigration Incarceration Taxpayers Year]
Nevada once again has shown double digit increases in tax revenue... Nevada continues to show economic stability with its desirable business climate and booming tourism sector. Kenny Guinn
[ Again Booming Business Climate Continues Desirable Double Economic Increases Nevada Once Revenue Sector Show Shown Stability Tax Tourism]
I might say that in retrospect, looking at where the community college system is today, I think we may have gone too far. The community college system is so big, so broad, so consuming of tax money. Daniel J. Evans
[ Big Broad College Community Consuming Far Gone Looking May Might Money Retrospect Say System Tax Think Today Too Where]
To tax and to please, no more than to love and to be wise, is not given to men. Edmund Burke
[ Given Love Men More Please Tax Than Wise]
If Congress doesn't raise taxes, you cannot get a private investment account without forgoing a portion, possibly all, of your guaranteed benefit check. Grace Napolitano
[ Account Benefit Cannot Check Congress Forgoing Get Guaranteed Investment Portion Possibly Private Raise Taxes Without Your]
I think there needs to be a way to allow people to become educated if they've paid taxes, they've been here a long time. And I think, actually, we need to think about young people are not making the decision on whether to come here. Zoe Lofgren
[ Actually Allow Become Been Come Decision Educated Here Long Making Need Needs Paid Taxes Think Time Way Whether Young]
The U.S. states that allow for citizens' initiatives tend to have fewer laws and lower taxes than the ones that don't. But the beauty of the system is that it encourages the spread of best practice. Daniel Hannan
[ Allow Beauty Best Citizens Encourages Fewer Initiatives Laws Lower Ones Practice Spread States System Taxes Tend Than]
The money the president wants to borrow for Iraq will come directly out of the American taxpayer wallets in the form of Medicare and Social Security receipts. That's your money. Robert Byrd
[ American Borrow Come Directly Form Iraq Medicare Money Out President Receipts Security Social Taxpayer Wallets Wants Will Your]
As a taxpayer, I want to assure you that Republicans are doing everything we can to reduce wasteful spending. Jeff Miller
[ Assure Doing Everything Reduce Republicans Spending Taxpayer Want Wasteful]
First, the security and privacy of sensitive taxpayer information is absolutely essential. Jim Ramstad
[ Absolutely Essential First Information Privacy Security Sensitive Taxpayer]
Whether we look at capitalism, taxes, business, or government, the data show a clear and consistent pattern: 70 percent of Americans support the free enterprise system and are unsupportive of big government. Arthur C. Brooks
[ Americans Big Business Capitalism Clear Consistent Data Enterprise Free Government Look Pattern Percent Show Support System Taxes Whether]
You know, the Democrats want to balance the budget by raising spending and raising taxes. The Soviet Union had a balanced budget. Tom DeLay
[ Balance Balanced Budget Democrats Had Know Raising Soviet Spending Taxes Union Want]
I would like to electrocute everyone who uses the word "fair" in connection with income tax policies. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Connection Everyone Fair Income Policies Tax Uses Word Would]
The income tax has made liars out of more Americans than golf. Will Rogers
[ Americans Golf Income Liars Made More Out Tax Than]
If leaders in the space program had at its beginning in the 1940s, pointed out the benefits to people on earth rather than emphasizing the search for proof of evolution in space, the program would have saved $100 billion in tax money and achieved greater results. Walter Lang
[ Achieved Beginning Benefits Billion Earth Emphasizing Evolution Greater Had Leaders Money Out Pointed Program Proof Rather Results Saved Search Space Tax Than Would]
The income tax is a twentieth-century socialist experiment that has failed. Before the income tax was imposed on us just 80 years ago, government had no claim to our income. Only sales, excise, and tariff taxes were allowed. Alan Keyes
[ Ago Allowed Before Claim Experiment Failed Government Had Imposed Income Just Only Our Sales Socialist Tariff Tax Taxes Twentieth-Century Us Were Years]
Tax cuts continue to benefit families, seniors, and small business owners, as evidenced by unparalleled economic growth in Nevada and across the country. Jon Porter
[ Across Benefit Business Continue Country Cuts Economic Evidenced Families Growth Nevada Owners Seniors Small Tax Unparalleled]
Taxpayers deserve a government that harnesses technology to better serve the people. Matt Blunt
[ Better Deserve Government Serve Taxpayers Technology]
Currently, not only are Americans taxed on what they earn, but those assets are taxed again when they are passed on to a loved one. Mary Bono
[ Again Americans Assets Currently Earn Loved Only Passed Taxed Those]
In the laws of the land, she has no rights; in government she has no voice. And in spite of another principle recognized in this Republic, namely, that 'taxation without representation is tyranny,' she is taxed without being represented. Ernestine Rose
[ Another Being Government Land Laws Namely Principle Recognized Representation Represented Republic Rights She Spite Taxation Taxed Tyranny Voice Without]
Should we freeze or postpone prospective tax cuts and avoid any new tax cuts until we are sure we have the money to pay for the war on terrorism and the war in Iraq. Tim Russert
[ Any Avoid Cuts Freeze Iraq Money New Pay Postpone Prospective Should Sure Tax Terrorism Until War]
Every time you cut programs, you take away a person who has a vested interest in high taxes and you put him on the tax rolls and make him a taxpayer. A farmer on subsidies is part welfare bum, whereas a free-market farmer is a small businessman with a gun. Grover Norquist
[ Away Bum Businessman Cut Every Farmer Free-Market Gun High Him Interest Make Part Person Programs Put Rolls Small Subsidies Take Tax Taxes Taxpayer Time Vested Welfare Whereas]
I don't know what to do or where to turn in this taxation matter. Somewhere there must be a book that tells all about it, where I could go to straighten it out in my mind. But I don't know where the book is, and maybe I couldn't read it if I found it. Warren G. Harding
[ Book Could Found Go Know Matter Maybe Mind Must Out Read Somewhere Straighten Taxation Tells Turn Where]
If you don't drink, smoke, or drive a car, you're a tax evader. Thomas S. Foley
[ Car Drink Drive Smoke Tax]
Obama's health care plan will be written by a committee whose head, John Conyers, says he doesn't understand it. It'll be passed by Congress that has not read it, signed by a president who smokes, funded by a Treasury chief who didn't pay his taxes, overseen by a Surgeon General who is obese, and financed by a country that's nearly broke. What could possibly go wrong? Rush Limbaugh
[ Broke Care Chief Committee Congress Could Country Financed Funded General Go Head Health His John Nearly Obama Obama Obese Passed Pay Plan Possibly President Read Says Signed Surgeon Taxes Treasury Understand Whose Will Wr]
Countries that will not tax their elite who expect us to come in and help them serve their people are just not going to get the kind of help from us that historically they may have. Hillary Clinton
[ Come Countries Elite Expect Get Going Help Historically Just Kind May Serve Tax Their Them Us Will]
The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale. Arthur C. Clarke Business
[ Adjust Bathroom Best His Honesty Income Man Measure Return Scale Tax Zero]
When I wake up in the morning, I feel like a billionaire without paying taxes. Ernie Banks
[ Billionaire Feel Morning Paying Taxes Up Wake Without]
The pull between sound and syntax creates a kind of musical tension in the language that interests me. Marilyn Hacker
[ Between Creates Interests Kind Language Musical Pull Sound Syntax Tension]
If we do not act now to strengthen Social Security, the system that so many depend upon today will be unable to meet its promises to tomorrow's retirees, and it will burden our children and grandchildren with exhaustive taxes. Chris Chocola
[ Act Burden Children Depend Exhaustive Grandchildren Many Meet Now Our Promises Retirees Security Social Strengthen System Taxes Today Tomorrow Unable Upon Will]
Tax increases appear to have a very large sustained and highly significant negative impact on output. Christina Romer
[ Appear Highly Impact Increases Large Negative Output Significant Sustained Tax Very]
In the middle of a recession, where we're just climbing out of it, where the economy -unemployment is still at 9.7 percent, the idea of raising taxes and reducing spending is a prescription for disaster. Joe Biden
[ Climbing Disaster Economy Idea Just Middle Out Percent Prescription Raising Recession Reducing Spending Still Taxes Where]
I belong to a church and I try to do my Christian duty, so I am against alcohol... But we need the tax money. Walter Allen
[ Against Alcohol Am Belong Christian Church Duty Money Need Tax Try]
We need to work together, on a bipartisan basis, to create new jobs, increase job training, enact real and substantive middle class tax relief, and reward companies that create jobs at home. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Basis Bipartisan Class Companies Create Enact Home Increase Job Jobs Middle Need New Real Relief Reward Substantive Tax Together Training Work]
At the same time, Republicans are pushing a $70 billion tax package that will overwhelmingly benefit the most wealthy Americans and actually increases the deficit by $16 billion. Marty Meehan
[ Actually Americans Benefit Billion Deficit Increases Most Overwhelmingly Package Pushing Republicans Same Tax Time Wealthy Will]
Mandatory minimums have been shown to be discriminatory and waste the taxpayers' money. Bobby Scott
[ Been Discriminatory Mandatory Money Shown Taxpayers Waste]
Number one I think we should impose a fee or a tax on the transportation of trash per mile. Ed Rendell
[ Fee Impose Mile Number Per Should Tax Think Transportation Trash]
Reducing the tax burden is necessary to produce economic growth. Bob Schaffer
[ Burden Economic Growth Necessary Produce Reducing Tax]
As American taxpayers know too well, the tax code is incredibly complex and compliance is all to expensive. Jim Ramstad
[ American Code Complex Compliance Expensive Incredibly Know Tax Taxpayers Too Well]
I get out of the taxi and it's probably the only city which in reality looks better than on the postcards, New York. Milos Forman
[ Better City Get Looks New Only Out Postcards Probably Reality Taxi Than Which York]
Most people sell stock to pay taxes, but I didn't want to sell any stock. Christie Hefner
[ Any Most Pay Sell Stock Taxes Want]
I can make a firm pledge, under my plan, no family making less than $250,000 a year will see any form of tax increase. Not your income tax, not your payroll tax, not your capital gains taxes, not any of your taxes. Barack Obama
[ Any Capital Family Firm Form Gains Income Increase Less Make Making Payroll Plan Pledge See Tax Taxes Than Under Will Year Your]
America is a land of taxation that was founded to avoid taxation. Laurence J. Peter
[ America Avoid Founded Land Taxation]
Why should a company like Wal-Mart - who made $10 billion last year alone - be able to force taxpayers to foot the bill for their health-care costs? John Sweeney
[ Able Alone Bill Billion Company Costs Foot Force Health-Care Last Made Should Taxpayers Their Wal-Mart Why Year]
I therefore declare, that if you wish any remission of the taxation which falls upon the homes of the people of England and Wales, you can only find it by reducing the great military establishments, and diminishing the money paid to fighting men in time of peace. Richard Cobden
[ Any Declare Diminishing England Establishments Falls Fighting Find Great Homes Men Military Money Only Paid Peace Reducing Remission Taxation Therefore Time Upon Wales Which Wish]
An energy tax punishes senior citizens, it punishes rural Americans, if you use electricity it punishes you. This bill will increase your cost of living and may kill your job. Newt Gingrich
[ Americans Bill Citizens Cost Electricity Energy Increase Job Kill Living May Punishes Rural Senior Tax Use Will Your]
Be wary of strong drink. It can make you shoot at tax collectors... and miss. Robert A. Heinlein
[ Collectors Drink Make Miss Shoot Strong Tax Wary]
President Bush has a record of cutting taxes, has provided a prescription drug benefit for seniors, has upheld the Second Amendment and remains committed to stopping liberal activists judges who are redefining marriage. Bill Shuster
[ Activists Amendment Benefit Bush Committed Cutting Judges Liberal Marriage Prescription President Provided Record Redefining Remains Second Seniors Stopping Taxes Upheld]
I think the tax cut is ridiculous but so am I. Randy Newman
[ Am Cut Ridiculous Tax Think]
Speaking of tax fairness, it was Senator Kerry who voted to increase the income tax on senior citizens on Social Security, earning as little as $32,000 a year. Bill Weld
[ Citizens Earning Fairness Income Increase Kerry Little Security Senator Senior Social Speaking Tax Voted Year]
I've been held responsible for taxes I know nothing about. James Brown
[ Been Held Know Nothing Responsible Taxes]
The Crime Victims Fund is distributed to service providers who assist millions of crime victims annually throughout our communities in a host of ways. It is paid for by fines levied on criminals, not taxpayers. Jim Costa
[ Annually Assist Communities Crime Criminals Distributed Fines Fund Host Levied Millions Our Paid Providers Service Taxpayers Throughout Victims Ways]
I'm a terrible singer, but it helps when I have to call a taxi. Gordon Getty
[ Call Helps Singer Taxi Terrible]
Every evening, I come home tired and have just enough energy to fill out the endless tax forms, to pay bills, not to let my house neglected and to hear the radio concert for an hour. Fritz Zwicky
[ Bills Come Concert Endless Energy Enough Evening Every Fill Forms Hear Home Hour House Just Neglected Out Pay Radio Tax Tired]
George wrote Taxman, and I played guitar on it. He wrote it in anger at finding out what the taxman did. He had never known before then what could happen to your money. Paul McCartney
[ Anger Before Could Did Finding George Guitar Had Happen Known Money Never Out Played Then Wrote Your]
We didn't think taxes ought to go up. They ought to go down. We didn't think the census ought to be weakened. Pete du Pont
[ Census Down Go Ought Taxes Think Up Weakened]
The taxpayers deserve accountability. Byron Dorgan
[ Accountability Deserve Taxpayers]
The income tax created more criminals than any other single act of government. Barry Goldwater
[ Act Any Created Criminals Government Income More Other Single Tax Than]
To impose taxes when the public exigencies require them is an obligation of the most sacred character, especially with a free people. James Monroe
[ Character Especially Exigencies Free Impose Most Obligation Public Require Sacred Taxes Them]
Every diminution of the public burdens arising from taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy new motives for patriotic affection and support. Andrew Jackson
[ Affection Arising Burdens Confederacy Diminution Enterprise Every Furnishes Gives Happy Increased Individual Members Motives New Our Patriotic Power Public Support Taxation]
Only the little people pay taxes. Leona Helmsley
[ Little Only Pay Taxes]
Several unions have agreed to larger employee contributions for their members. Taxpayers are living with cuts and making sacrifices to deal with the reality of California's budget crisis, state workers are going to have to do the same. Jerry Brown
[ Agreed Budget California Contributions Crisis Cuts Deal Employee Going Larger Living Making Members Reality Sacrifices Same Several State Taxpayers Their Unions Workers]
I ascribe a basic importance to the phenomenon of language. To speak means to be in a position to use a certain syntax, to grasp the morphology of this or that language, but it means above all to assume a culture, to support the weight of a civilization. Frantz Fanon
[ Above Ascribe Assume Basic Certain Civilization Culture Grasp Importance Language Means Morphology Phenomenon Position Speak Support Syntax Use Weight]
The tendency of taxation is to create a class of persons who do not labor, to take from those who do labor the produce of that labor, and to give it to those who do not labor. William Cobbett
[ Class Create Give Labor Persons Produce Take Taxation Tendency Those]
Yet, individuals and corporations in Puerto Rico pay no federal income tax. Dick Thornburgh
[ Corporations Federal Income Individuals Pay Puerto Rico Tax Yet]
If we are to attract private investment, if we are to be able to make the legislature feel the moneys from taxpayers are being used properly, we must be ever vigilant of the duty to efficiently use all funds we receive. James E. Rogers
[ Able Attract Being Duty Efficiently Ever Feel Funds Investment Legislature Make Moneys Must Private Properly Receive Taxpayers Use Used Vigilant]
The death tax destroys family businesses and stifles investment that leads to increases in jobs and personal income. As a result, 70 percent of family-owned businesses are not passed on to the next generation and 87 percent do not make it to the third generation. Jennifer Dunn
[ Businesses Death Destroys Family Generation Income Increases Investment Jobs Leads Make Next Passed Percent Personal Result Stifles Tax Third]
Inflation is taxation without legislation. Milton Friedman Finance
[ Inflation Legislation Taxation Without]
I think coercive taxation is theft, and government has a moral duty to keep it to a minimum. William Weld
[ Coercive Duty Government Keep Minimum Moral Taxation Theft Think]
Besides, we had a large debt, contracted at home and abroad in our War of Independence; therefore the great power of taxation was conferred upon this Government. Robert Toombs
[ Abroad Besides Conferred Contracted Debt Government Great Had Home Independence Large Our Power Taxation Therefore Upon War]
The 1993 Social Security tax penalizes seniors who have planned for their retirement through savings, investment and hard work. That's wrong, and that's why the double tax on Social Security must end. Rob Simmons
[ Double End Hard Investment Must Planned Retirement Savings Security Seniors Social Tax Their Through Why Work Wrong]
My expertise was in public finance, particularly corporate taxation, since I had worked at the US Treasury. Merton Miller
[ Corporate Expertise Finance Had Particularly Public Since Taxation Treasury Us Worked]
There's no recovery on Main Street, I can tell you that for sure. And in a re - in an economy like this, we don't need to be raising anybody's taxes. Haley Barbour
[ Anybody Economy Main Need Raising Recovery Street Sure Taxes Tell]
Thinking is one thing no one has ever been able to tax. Charles Kettering
[ Able Been Ever Tax Thing Thinking]
Nobody in this country realizes that cap-and-trade is a tax - and it's a great big one. John Dingell
[ Big Country Great Nobody Realizes Tax]
Americans spend much of their adult lives paying taxes in various forms. We should end this practice of paying a tax that is triggered only by debt. Jennifer Dunn
[ Adult Americans Debt End Forms Lives Much Only Paying Practice Should Spend Tax Taxes Their Triggered Various]
Congress has a responsibility to make sure our taxpayer dollars are being spent responsibly and effectively, and at the same time, that our men and women in uniform have everything they need to carry out the War on Terror. Larry Craig
[ Being Carry Congress Dollars Effectively Everything Make Men Need Our Out Responsibility Responsibly Same Spent Sure Taxpayer Terror Time Uniform War Women]
The bill that job creators and out-of-work Americans need us to pass is the one that ensures taxes won't go up - one that says Americans and small-business owners won't get hit with more bad news at the end of the year. Mitch McConnell
[ Americans Bad Bill Creators End Ensures Get Go Hit Job More Need News Owners Pass Says Taxes Up Us Won Year]
The casinos brought lots of revenue and jobs to our community. We've seen lots of benefits from those tax dollars. Tina Thompson
[ Benefits Brought Casinos Community Dollars Jobs Lots Our Revenue Seen Tax Those]
I'm spending a year dead for tax reasons. Douglas Adams
[ Dead Reasons Spending Tax Year]
My favorite language for maintainability is Python. It has simple, clean syntax, object encapsulation, good library support, and optional named parameters. Bram Cohen
[ Clean Favorite Good Language Library Named Object Optional Parameters Python Simple Support Syntax]
Now, I do think when we move into 2012 and '13 when, presumably, the economy is on firmer ground, I would allow the tax rates for upper-income individuals to revert back to where they were before the cuts in the 1990s. I think at that point it makes perfect sense. Mark Zandi
[ Allow Back Before Cuts Economy Firmer Ground Individuals Into Makes Move Now Perfect Point Presumably Rates Revert Sense Tax Think Were Where Would]
Will some reporter, or some Republican on the Sunday shows, please ask why tax cuts raid the non-existent Social Security Trust Fund but all the Democrats' new spending doesn't? Will someone please ask that? Rush Limbaugh
[ Ask Cuts Democrats Fund New Non-Existent Please Raid Reporter Republican Security Shows Social Some Someone Spending Sunday Tax Trust Why Will]
In how many lives does love really play a dominant part? The average taxpayer is no more capable of a 'grand passion' than of a grand opera. Israel Zangwill
[ Average Capable Does Dominant Grand How Lives Love Many More Opera Part Passion Play Really Taxpayer Than]
I think that anybody's craft is fascinating. A taxi driver talking about taxi driving is going to be very, very interesting. James Lipton
[ Anybody Craft Driver Driving Fascinating Going Interesting Talking Taxi Think Very]
Not to be blasphemous, but I wonder if even the Holy Trinity understands the American tax code. Maurice Carroll
[ American Code Even Holy Tax Trinity Understands Wonder]
We've outpaced Japan and Europe in creating new jobs, but there's major competition from India and China. It's not enough to make income tax cuts permanent. Ernest Istook
[ China Competition Creating Cuts Enough Europe Income India Japan Jobs Major Make New Permanent Tax]
Legislation to create a new 10 percent tax bracket, reduce the marriage penalty, cut the tax rate on dividends and capital gains, and increase the child tax credit have been essential elements in this economic expansion. Roger Wicker
[ Been Bracket Capital Child Create Credit Cut Dividends Economic Elements Essential Expansion Gains Increase Legislation Marriage New Penalty Percent Rate Reduce Tax]
Too many people in government seem to think they are above regular folks, and I said I would expect humility in the way each member of my team served- that they would recognize that the taxpayer is boss. Mark Sanford
[ Above Boss Each Expect Folks Government Humility Many Member Recognize Regular Said Seem Taxpayer Team Think Too Way Would]
Low unemployment numbers are clear indicators that Republican tax relief and economic policies are spurring growth and helping businesses hire new workers while providing American families with job security. J. D. Hayworth
[ American Businesses Clear Economic Families Growth Helping Hire Indicators Job Low New Numbers Policies Providing Relief Republican Security Tax Unemployment While Workers]
Nothing in life is certain except death, taxes and the second law of thermodynamics. Seth Lloyd
[ Certain Death Except Law Life Nothing Second Taxes Thermodynamics]
I approached Red Square three times, trying to find somewhere to land, before discovering a wide bridge nearby. I landed there and taxied into Red Square. Mathias Rust
[ Approached Before Bridge Discovering Find Into Land Landed Nearby Red Somewhere Square Three Times Trying Wide]
The financial crisis should not become an excuse to raise taxes, which would only undermine the economic growth required to regain our strength. George W. Bush
[ Become Crisis Economic Excuse Financial Growth Only Our Raise Regain Required Should Strength Taxes Undermine Which Would]
The death tax is unfair, inefficient, economically unsound and, frankly, immoral. Jon Kyl
[ Death Economically Frankly Immoral Inefficient Tax Unfair Unsound]
It's been a rollercoaster ride. There have been some great moments and some low points... like when I was leaving Stax. That's when I actually thought of getting out of the business. William Bell
[ Actually Been Business Getting Great Leaving Low Moments Out Points Ride Rollercoaster Some Stax Thought]
Instead of creating new jobs, Republicans gave tax cuts to companies that send jobs overseas. Joe Baca
[ Companies Creating Cuts Gave Instead Jobs New Overseas Republicans Send Tax]
The death tax is one of the leading causes of the dissolution of small businesses. Kit Bond
[ Businesses Causes Death Dissolution Leading Small Tax]
New rumors that Saddam Hussein is planning to flee to a castle in Libya with 10 billion dollars. Now President Bush doesn't know whether to nuke him or give him a tax cut. Craig Kilborn
[ Billion Bush Castle Cut Dollars Flee Give Him Hussein Know Libya New Now Planning President Rumors Saddam Tax Whether]
For my constituents, owning a home is the culmination of many years of hard work and the realization of the American Dream. At no time should a local entity take those years of hard work solely to increase their tax revenue. Solomon Ortiz
[ American Constituents Culmination Dream Entity Hard Home Increase Local Many Owning Realization Revenue Should Solely Take Tax Their Those Time Work Years]
To do what we are doing in this budget to our children, cutting their health care funds, decreasing opportunity, simply so we can pay for tax cuts and a war in Iraq is beyond belief, and we need to reverse it. Tom Allen
[ Belief Beyond Budget Care Children Cuts Cutting Decreasing Doing Funds Health Iraq Need Opportunity Our Pay Reverse Simply Tax Their War]
If we are to create tomorrow's jobs, we can't remain frozen in time in yesterday's tax system. Bob Taft
[ Create Frozen Jobs Remain System Tax Time Tomorrow Yesterday]
The only thing that hurts more than paying an income tax is not having to pay an income tax. Thomas R. Dewar
[ Having Hurts Income More Only Pay Paying Tax Than Thing]
Well, they had a lot of the things they found in his possession. They had the map, you know, that marked the route of the parade. They had statements from the bus driver and the taxicab driver that hauled him somewhere. Henry Wade
[ Bus Driver Found Had Hauled Him His Know Lot Map Marked Parade Possession Route Somewhere Statements Things Well]
I don't believe we need the government's help as much as some think we do. That belief sets me apart from the Democrats, since their way of dealing with everything is to tax and spend. Jesse Ventura
[ Apart Belief Believe Dealing Democrats Everything Government Help Much Need Sets Since Some Spend Tax Their Think Way]
Calling a taxi in Texas is like calling a rabbi in Iraq. Fran Lebowitz
[ Calling Iraq Rabbi Taxi Texas]
Why would we want to keep a tax cut that's failed? Why would we not want to go back to the Clinton tax code? And why would we not want to help every family more with a health-care plan like mine? Let's help average people. Let's be Democrats. Dick Gephardt
[ Average Back Clinton Code Cut Democrats Every Failed Family Go Health-Care Help Keep Mine More Plan Tax Want Why Would]
To reduce deficit spending and our enormous debt, you reign in spending. You cut the budget. You don't take more from the private sector and grow government with it. And that's exactly what Obama has in mind with this expiration of Bush tax cuts proposal of his. Sarah Palin
[ Budget Bush Cut Cuts Debt Deficit Enormous Exactly Government Grow His Mind More Obama Obama Our Private Proposal Reduce Reign Sector Spending Take Tax]
Diseases are the tax on pleasures. John Ray
[ Diseases Pleasures Tax]
I will cut taxes - cut taxes - for 95 percent of all working families, because, in an economy like this, the last thing we should do is raise taxes on the middle class. Barack Obama
[ Because Class Cut Economy Families Last Middle Percent Raise Should Taxes Thing Will Working]
The people are hungry: It is because those in authority eat up too much in taxes. Lao Tzu
[ Authority Because Eat Hungry Much Taxes Those Too Up]
It is a very unusual sector and the one thing I would ask of them is to understand that for most of them one-third of their films are being financed by the taxpayer and that carries huge accountability and responsibility. Estelle Morris
[ Accountability Ask Being Carries Films Financed Huge Most One-Third Responsibility Sector Taxpayer Their Them Thing Understand Unusual Very Would]
I am not for raising taxes in a recession, especially when it comes to job creators that we need so desperately to start creating jobs again. Eric Cantor
[ Again Am Comes Creating Creators Desperately Especially Job Jobs Need Raising Recession Start Taxes]
Republicans are not going to play I-told-you-so, but it is pretty obvious that the tax reductions passed in 2003 helped Americans dig out of a recession and get back to work. Marsha Blackburn
[ Americans Back Dig Get Going Helped Obvious Out Passed Play Pretty Recession Reductions Republicans Tax Work]
When people see the budget, they're going to say, 'Oh, my God, I wanted a tax cut, but I didn't know what you were going to do to health care and to Medicare and national defense.' John Breaux
[ Budget Care Cut Defense God Going Health Know Medicare National Oh Say See Tax Wanted Were]
Tax bills create wealth. They help people live better. Nancy Johnson
[ Better Bills Create Help Live Tax Wealth]
I doubt God would want to touch America's tax code, since it is already located in the third rung of Hell. Larry J. Sabato
[ Already America Code Doubt God Hell Located Rung Since Tax Third Touch Want Would]
I hope that the Senate acts quickly to pass this legislation so that Americans will no longer worry about having to sell the family farm or business to pay taxes after the death of a loved one. Doc Hastings
[ Acts After Americans Business Death Family Farm Having Hope Legislation Longer Loved Pass Pay Quickly Sell Senate Taxes Will Worry]
Welfare reform happened with reconciliation; half the Democrats voted for it. The Bush tax cuts happened with reconciliation; twelve Democratic Senators voted for it. You didn't have a real partisan issue on those times that it was used. Tom Coburn
[ Bush Cuts Democratic Democrats Half Happened Issue Partisan Real Reconciliation Reform Senators Tax Those Times Twelve Used Voted Welfare]
Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery. Calvin Coolidge Legal
[ Absolutely Collecting Legalized More Necessary Robbery Taxes Than]
The alternative minimum tax was designed to prevent the very wealthiest Americans from overusing certain tax benefits to avoid most of their tax burden. Richard Neal
[ Alternative Americans Avoid Benefits Burden Certain Designed Minimum Most Prevent Tax Their Very Wealthiest]
There's almost no way of doing importing honestly, because if you do you're at such a disadvantage competitively. So people spend huge amounts of effort getting around stupid laws and not paying taxes. Esther Dyson
[ Almost Amounts Around Because Competitively Disadvantage Doing Effort Getting Honestly Huge Laws Paying Spend Stupid Such Taxes Way]
Even with not having a balanced budget at this time, I support tax cuts. That will help limit spending. Steve Chabot
[ Balanced Budget Cuts Even Having Help Limit Spending Support Tax Time Will]
The politician's promises of yesterday are the taxes of today. Mackenzie King
[ Politician Promises Taxes Today Yesterday]
I just filled out my income tax forms. Who says you can't get killed by a blank? Milton Berle
[ Blank Filled Forms Get Income Just Killed Out Says Tax]
There certainly is a lot of political pressure for states to adopt the new federal tax codes. But there is no law that requires them to do so. John Barry
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