Few qualities are more American than a zeal for fair play. That’s why, when reports emerged last spring that the Internal Revenue Service was targeting conservative groups applying for a certain tax-exempt status, fair-minded folks of all political stripes expressed outrage.
You’ve probably been hearing a lot of buzz around town about the “fiscal cliff,” the massive assembly of tax increases and spending cuts that will take effect next month unless President Obama and the Republican Party can agree on a new deficit-reduction deal. As you attempt to wrap your min…
TAMPA, Fla. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney paid
about $3 million in federal income taxes in 2010, having earned
more than seven times that from his investments. Those earnings,
$21.7 million, put him among the wealthiest of American taxpayers.
Romney’s campaign said Tuesday …