Statements about Taxes

Americans spend "6.1 billion hours a year" on tax preparation.

Says the Koch brothers want to "protect tax cuts for companies that ship our jobs overseas."

Says the estate tax is a threat to family farms.

The United States "has never been richer, if you look at per capita GDP."

"This year, the federal government will have more revenue than any year in the history of our country."

"One out of four corporations doesn't pay a nickel in (federal income) taxes."

Says Matt Bevin has repeatedly failed to pay his taxes.

The IRS scandal "clearly showed some criminal behavior."

"There was no surge in 501(c)(4) applications in 2010."

"During the Bush administration, liberal groups were targeted" by the IRS, similar to recent targeting.

Says the inspector general for the IRS said there was "no political motivation" and "no outside influence" for targeting of tax-exempt applications from tea party groups  

"We have a tax code that allows groups to use their political operations within the tax code, under the guise of a charity, to use undisclosed millions of dollars to do political campaigns."

"The IRS doesn't have to prove something against you ... you've got the burden of proof."

The IRS is going to be "in charge" of "a huge national database" on health care that will include Americans’ "personal, intimate, most close-to-the-vest-secrets."

The IRS is "going to be in charge of our health care."

"The IRS will have the ability potentially" to deny or delay health care.

Says a majority of Americans -- and Republicans -- support his approach for deficit reduction.

Says the federal government is earning more tax revenue now "than any other time."

"Under President Obama: $4,000 tax hike on middle-class families."

Says six studies verify that the math adds up for Mitt Romney’s tax plan.

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