Businesses cheat the U.S. government out of more than $125 billion in tax payments each year by stashing profits offshore. Meanwhile, transportation, energy and water networks continue to deteriorate.
Too many corporations get away without paying taxes, even as they rake in record profits.
American multinational companies are making an increased habit of shifting their profits around to avoid paying taxes. And their actions aren't just hurting U.S. taxpayers, but many other nations as well.
Banking titan Jamie Dimon shared his thoughts on how the rev up the American economy yesterday in an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal, saying a bipartisan group of lawmakers need to come together and tackle such issues as infrastructure investment and education.
Teamsters Local 856 Welcomes Mt. Diablo School District Workers teamster.org ...Five hundred Mount Diablo Unified School District workers in the maintenance and operations unit have chosen to join Teamsters Local 856, San Bruno, Calif., in an overwhelming vote today...
Republic Airways Teamsters Reach Tentative Agreement With Company teamster.org ...On Friday, the Teamsters Airline Division announced that it reached a tentative agreement on a new four-year contract with Republic Airways...
Army of Rightwing Groups Plan Assault on State Laws in 2014 Common Dreams ...more than forty state-level conservative groups are planning a "US-wide assault" on "education, healthcare, income tax, workers' compensation and the environment..."
Federal Mediator Arrive To Teamsters Strike Against Gold Cross Ambulance Imperial Valley Press ...Federal mediators arrived Tuesday to assist with negotiations between Gold Cross Ambulance employees on strike and the company...