Statements about Taxes

After merging with Tim Hortons of Canada, Burger King is "not moving. … Our headquarters will remain in Miami" and "(we) will continue to pay all of our federal, state and local U.S. taxes."

On tax inversions, the Wall Street Journal "surprisingly attacked this tax scheme."

"In 1952, the corporate income tax accounted for 33 percent of all federal tax revenue. Today, despite record-breaking profits, corporate taxes bring in less than 9 percent."

Each Georgia taxpayer would have to send $5,000 to the treasury to cover the state’s debt.

Says Thom Tillis "gives tax breaks to yacht and jet owners."

"The majority of Austinites rent" the places they live.

Says his "Act 10 reforms" have "saved the taxpayers some $3 billion."

Says Marilinda Garcia supports "$150 billion in new taxes."

Says U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst signed a pledge that "protects tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas."

  Gwinnett County government has made "significant cutbacks in staffing."

Says Rick Scott "raised property taxes."

Twenty percent of single adults, ages 21 to 25 with no kids, "are not working or even in school trying to find a job."  

The states that are doing "better" are the ones that have no state income tax.  

Brookhaven homeowners pay hundreds of dollars less in property taxes compared with owners of the same-value homes in unincorporated DeKalb County.

A tax plan promoted by North Carolina Senate candidate Thom Tillis will "overwhelmingly benefit the wealthy."

When the New Hampshire Legislature raised the gasoline tax, gas prices in the state were "skyrocketing."

Says a new report shows the "devastating tax hikes (in the health care law) will have on middle-class Kentuckians."

Florida has the "third most-regressive tax" structure.

Says Charlie Crist "raised taxes on the middle class" by $2.2 billion.

"We cut property taxes for seniors and our middle class."

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