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My biggest problem with religion... specifically those that believe in heaven and hell.
on 25 Feb 2018
, latest 9 months ago The driving factor in these fear based religions is it is as simplistic for most people as believing in Santa Clause for kids. I might not really believe everything in...
Home Equity loan interest still deductible... IRS confirms
on 13 Mar 2018
, latest a year ago https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/i As long as you use the money to improve your home it’s considered acquisition debt.My question is how do they track that? For instance we have a $35k home...
No one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American People.
on 12 Mar 2018
, latest a year ago This paraphrased quote by H.L. Mencken is even more prescient in our current political and media landscape. The original quote:“No one in this world, so far as I know —...
Senate bill is looking pretty good for us now....
on 2 Dec 2017
, latest a year ago #poltics All the changes helped my $200k dual income family.... even though we won’t itemized anymore. Losing the SALT deduction and home equity loan interest deduction make it impossible to...
Why should corporations have a lower tax rate than me?
on 1 Dec 2017
, latest a year ago #politicsI make an upper middle income and my highest tax rate is 28% currently soon to be 25% when this tax bill passes. But why should a corporations highest tax...
Accountability in Congress?
on 15 Nov 2017
, latest a year ago #accountabilityAfter reviewing both the Senate And House tax plans both bills take away all middle and upper class tax deductions. And make up for it somewhat by increasing the child...
Republicans are lazy procrastinators...
on 9 Nov 2017
, latest a year ago #lazycongress If I had a plan for tax reduction... I would have figured it out in advance of having a majority in house and senate. Who takes a year to...
Will Trump / GOP tax plan be retroactive for 2017? #taxes
on 6 Nov 2017
, latest a year ago #taxes I calculated I’d end up owing a few thousand more.... mainly due to the fact I’ve been contributing $5000 for childcare FSA and the CA state tax write off...