Kill the Death Tax

September 03, 2014J

The death tax, also known as the estate tax, is a tax on a person’s assets at death. Family-owned farms and businesses are most vulnerable to the death tax. When one generation wishes to pass family business assets down to the next generation, the death tax can threaten the continued viability of the business’ operations. […]

no more empty promises

December 10, 2013J,

The new budget agreement in Congress is another trillion-dollar backdoor deal that will increase government spending. If passed, this new increase will break Congress’ prior promise to cap spending at $967 billion, which was in the bipartisan supported Budget Control Act, or BCA. Government spending is out of control. The risky fiscal policies of our […]

Spending IS the problem

October 20, 2013J,

We have been fighting for years to curb the out-of-control and wasteful Washington spending practices that have driven us even further into debt.  But for some reason too many Washington politicians are still wasting your hard-earned tax dollars on unnecessary government programs. They don’t seem to understand that spending IS the problem. If you agree […]

What will cost you more tomorrow?

October 01, 2013J,

Beginning tomorrow, be prepared to pay more for many of the goods and services you consume. Prices aren’t going up on most items but the taxes you pay will. On October 1st, the new budget for the state kicks in. Part of that budget, as approved by the legislature, is a 10% increase in the […]

Obama’s New “Green” Tax

September 26, 2013J

President Obama wants to levy a new tax on Americans. What’s a carbon tax? A carbon tax is basically, if you don’t conform to his way of thinking “green”, you will be punished and charged for it. This will not only lead to skyrocketing energy prices, but it also will force energy companies to consider […]