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Hotair ^ | 05/17/2013 | AllahPundit

Posted on 05/17/2013 2:04:21 PM PDT by SeekAndFind

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1 posted on 05/17/2013 2:04:21 PM PDT by SeekAndFind
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2 posted on 05/17/2013 2:06:47 PM PDT by isthisnickcool (NO MORE IRS!)
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Anyone see where Miller was asked if he had notes and he was non-committal? The question was pressed, "Do you or don't you have notes?". Miller gave a stupid s%^&t-eating grin and responded (with quite the attitude), "I don't know".

He didn't know if he had notes? Charge this guy with contempt and throw him in jail! Wouldn't a judge do that in a court of law? Why can't/shouldn't Congress?

3 posted on 05/17/2013 2:08:43 PM PDT by jeffc (The U.S. media are our enemy)
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The most common IRS response is: Ignorance of the law is no excuse. The commissioner is playing dumb. Didn't Geithner pull the same BS?
4 posted on 05/17/2013 2:09:08 PM PDT by oldbrowser (We have a rogue government in Washington)
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5 posted on 05/17/2013 2:09:30 PM PDT by Nachum (The Obama "List" at www.nachumlist.com)
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IRS = busybodies.... gossips...


6 posted on 05/17/2013 2:10:59 PM PDT by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole..)
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You know what? WE ALL ought to STOP paying taxes until they go with a 10% flat tax - just get rid of these liars - I”M SICK of THEIR LYING CORRUPT STOOGES!


7 posted on 05/17/2013 2:18:08 PM PDT by princess leah
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To: jeffc

I heard that exchange.

The discussion was about this planted Q & A that the IRS did, to try to get the story out on their own terms, before the IG report.

When pressed on some of the details, he siad he would have to look at is notes...

There’s notes! Notes about the planning and damage control of planting a question in some forum, to slow walk the story on a Friday. I hope the committee subpoena’s all notes, emails, etc concerning that discussion.


8 posted on 05/17/2013 2:18:19 PM PDT by lacrew (Mr. Soetoro, we regret to inform you that your race card is over the credit limit.)
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To: SeekAndFind

What if IRS asked a Homosexual group for members donations, other organizations and activities?


9 posted on 05/17/2013 2:19:27 PM PDT by mountainlion (Live well for those that did not make it back.)
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The most common IRS response is: Ignorance of the law is no excuse. The commissioner is playing dumb. Didn’t Geithner pull the same BS?

and this is exactly how anyone who get audited should respond..... let’s just see if what is good for the goose if good for the gander


10 posted on 05/17/2013 2:21:51 PM PDT by Cyclone59 (Obama is like Ron Burgundy - he will read ANYTHING that is on the teleprompter)
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To: princess leah

RE: a 10% flat tax

That really doesn’t get the IRS off your back. What is Income? That is the relevant question. If you happen to have a nice uncle who lives in Ireland who loves you and leaves you an inheritance there, THAT is income and the IRS can again snoop into your Irish account and demand 10% of that.

Want to leave your car to your son or daughter? HO HO HO, here comes the IRS demanding that your kids pay 10%.

The flat tax doesn’t solve the problem of the IRS having the power to peek into what you do in your life.

What we really need is to ABOLISH THE INCOME TAX and replace it with a NATIONAL SALES TAX.


11 posted on 05/17/2013 2:39:49 PM PDT by SeekAndFind
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This is unbelievable. We are living in another country. The USA has been transformed by the last two elections.

I blame the media. They did not do their job. A real media would have vetted Obama, whatever his real name is, and he would not have made it out of the primaries.


12 posted on 05/17/2013 2:42:04 PM PDT by kjo (+)
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RE: this is exactly how anyone who get audited should respond..... let’s just see if what is good for the goose if good for the gander

Unfortunately the IRS doesn’t tolerate wise guys.

They will make your audit as painful as they can if you respond with that and you can’t do a damn thing about it.

The only solution is to find a way to abolish this agency and replace it with an agency that purely collect taxes without the power to audit your life.

Which is what a national sales tax does.


13 posted on 05/17/2013 2:42:24 PM PDT by SeekAndFind
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To: SeekAndFind
obama irs gestapo scandal conservative corruption    irs evil diabolical corrupt tyrants gestapo
14 posted on 05/17/2013 2:48:26 PM PDT by Bon mots
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"Which is what a national sales tax does."

I agree the IRS is too powerful. But,the great difficulty with the so-called Fair Tax (the national sales tax you hope for) is that all purchases will go offshore to non-sales tax enitities. It is the problem states are fighting right now and cannot seem to find a solution. And, imagine the customers of the company you work for no longer buying from domestic companies, but rather everything on-line and off-shore...

15 posted on 05/17/2013 2:54:32 PM PDT by Dutchboy88
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I’m not a big fan of the “wall of separation” supposedly found in the First Amendment but if the commie libs are going to play that game, then what the IRS thugs did was a violation of the First Amendment. They should all be thrown in jail.


16 posted on 05/17/2013 3:02:53 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (If you think ObamaCare is a train wreck, wait until you see the amnesty bill.)
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But,the great difficulty with the so-called Fair Tax (the national sales tax you hope for) is that all purchases will go offshore to non-sales tax entities.

That is why the constitution established a means of capturing those taxes - it's called a TARIFF. Of course, our vaunted corporations will fight that tooth-and-nail!

17 posted on 05/17/2013 3:07:28 PM PDT by brityank (The more I learn about the Constitution, the more I realise this Government is UNconstitutional !!)
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To: princess leah
WE ALL ought to STOP paying taxes until they go with a 10% flat tax

If millions of us did it the snowball would gather so much steam we could put the entire government out of business!

F U B O ! and F U I R S !

18 posted on 05/17/2013 3:12:16 PM PDT by unixfox (Abolish Slavery, Repeal The 16th Amendment!)
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"...it's called a TARIFF."

A tariff is laid upon goods which are imported by companies for resale or inclusion in further manufacturing. Buying from offshore simply involves UPS items coming from Mexico/Caribbean/Japan/China/etc. Can you imagine them opening each package? Can't be done. How about self-asigned value? Hmmm. $ 0.

There is no way to capture each sale as it enters the US. AZ tried to compel folks to fess up to all purchases made from out-of-state sources so they could assess a "use tax". Results? Everyone said $ 0.

19 posted on 05/17/2013 3:20:08 PM PDT by Dutchboy88
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Talk about Sequester that would be a major sequester!
Gridlock! Problem is the Employer is the one that would be targeted for not sending in the amount with held or not witholding taxes.
The only way it could be sucessfull is if you claim 14 dependents on your w-4 form. However the taxes would be recovered April 15 when you cannot prove you have 14 dependents!
I would say you could handle 3 mos and then recover to the normal deduction. But to get all citizens to follow suit would be hard. Hell their scared $***less of the IRS anyway!


20 posted on 05/17/2013 3:34:24 PM PDT by Conserev1 ("Still Clinging to my Bible and my Weapon")
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