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totodeinhere Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-28-11 06:46 PM
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32. Oh how profound of you. n/t
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  -Caterpillar CEO Warns Illinois Gov. About Increasing Taxes sabra  Mar-28-11 11:58 AM   #0 
  - Bollocks.  geardaddy   Mar-28-11 12:00 PM   #1 
  - My brother's company moved from Cali to Florida to cut costs.  dkf   Mar-28-11 12:06 PM   #3 
     - This is what I don't get  border_town   Mar-28-11 01:28 PM   #22 
        - Do you have any idea what the cost of such a move would be?  Bandit   Mar-28-11 06:40 PM   #31 
        - Time to tell the red states to live within their means....  Thor_MN   Mar-28-11 09:10 PM   #38 
  - Well if anyone wanted to know why states are lowering corporate taxes instead of raising them...  dkf   Mar-28-11 12:00 PM   #2 
  - And if anyone wanted to know why states are raising property taxes instead of lowering them...  geardaddy   Mar-28-11 12:10 PM   #4 
  - +1  xchrom   Mar-28-11 12:12 PM   #6 
  - Yeah. Put you employees children in crappy schools,  Jakes Progress   Mar-28-11 12:32 PM   #11 
  - Bullshit. Its blackmail  pasto76   Mar-28-11 12:35 PM   #12 
  - Bingo.  geardaddy   Mar-28-11 12:58 PM   #14 
  - We need to have a national tax policy that addresses this.  Old and In the Way   Mar-28-11 01:30 PM   #24 
  - I think states ought to start enacting MIND-NUMBINGLY HUGE tax PENALTIES for relocating.  calimary   Mar-28-11 01:00 PM   #15 
     - Bernie Sanders has talked about penalizing states by decreasing federal funds.  Hassin Bin Sober   Mar-28-11 08:24 PM   #36 
  - Caterpillar... they are good on their threats..  midnight   Mar-28-11 12:10 PM   #5 
  - This is common for CAT  Beavker   Mar-28-11 12:14 PM   #7 
  - No shit, they shut down my F-i-L's company for no damn reason but...  apnu   Mar-28-11 01:59 PM   #26 
  - Well, just make sure they've paid ALL their fines,fees and back taxes  AlbertCat   Mar-28-11 12:19 PM   #8 
  - What can be done about this?  drm604   Mar-28-11 12:24 PM   #9 
  - I say match extortion for extortion. Why can't states level a near-decapitating tax PENALTY  calimary   Mar-28-11 01:03 PM   #17 
     - And then  drm604   Mar-28-11 01:27 PM   #21 
     - LOVE IT! It HAS to be something like this.  calimary   Mar-28-11 02:14 PM   #28 
     - CT had a proposal to hold corp's to their promises back in 2004  wordpix   Mar-28-11 09:21 PM   #40 
  - Don't let the door hit your butt asshole.  bemildred   Mar-28-11 12:26 PM   #10 
  - So it's OK if they leave the state and take their jobs with them?  totodeinhere   Mar-28-11 01:18 PM   #20 
     - Fuck him and his threats. nt  bemildred   Mar-28-11 02:34 PM   #29 
        - Oh how profound of you. n/t  totodeinhere   Mar-28-11 06:46 PM   #32 
           - I'm not trying to be profound.  bemildred   Mar-28-11 08:09 PM   #35 
  - Divide & Conquer  bongbong   Mar-28-11 12:50 PM   #13 
  - I sure wish we had something to blackmail with  EC   Mar-28-11 01:03 PM   #16 
  - By this theory wouldn't they have already moved to a State with a really low tax rate?  lz1122   Mar-28-11 01:16 PM   #18 
  - When Corporate Welfare Turns Into Corporate Blackmail......  global1   Mar-28-11 01:18 PM   #19 
  - more race to the bottom.  blunderbuss   Mar-28-11 01:29 PM   #23 
  - 25%! do I hear 25% Virginia! going to Virginia  AmandaRuth   Mar-28-11 01:51 PM   #25 
  - I think they will move to a lower tax state....then off shore....I thought  Gin   Mar-28-11 02:02 PM   #27 
  - Caterpillar already signed UAW contract that says no plant closures for six years  pschoeb   Mar-28-11 02:56 PM   #30 
  - I'm so sick of these pricks  maxrandb   Mar-28-11 07:37 PM   #33 
  - Perhaps if the states established some sort of "union" ...  surrealAmerican   Mar-28-11 07:54 PM   #34 
  - But then THAT would be communism.. or naziism... or somethingism.  Hassin Bin Sober   Mar-28-11 08:29 PM   #37 
  - and if those other govs don't roll out the red carpet, we're off to China or India  wordpix   Mar-28-11 09:18 PM   #39 

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