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LiberalAndProud Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-30-10 01:18 PM
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38. Corporations did not, legally, contribute directly to Obama's campaign.
Those contributions came from employees of Goldman Sachs. It is a fine point, but an important one.

Some (dare I say many?) of those employees are likely not in the million dollar bonus category, you know what I mean?
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  -IRS refunded too much into my direct deposit! What do I do? icymist  Apr-30-10 12:30 PM   #0 
  - It wouldn't hurt to call the 800# and speak directly to a representative.  no_hypocrisy   Apr-30-10 12:32 PM   #1 
  - I just found the customer service number....  icymist   Apr-30-10 12:39 PM   #22 
  - could you call the irs? i'd ask my sister who works at the IRS but she is in boston right now  ejpoeta   Apr-30-10 12:32 PM   #2 
  - They'll probably pull it without you even doing anything  ecstatic   Apr-30-10 12:33 PM   #3 
  - I would take that money and put it into a savings account - not use it.  jillan   Apr-30-10 12:33 PM   #4 
  - I would purchase derivatives against the mortgage market instead  Oregone   Apr-30-10 12:34 PM   #12 
     - Now that made me laugh!  Statistical   Apr-30-10 12:37 PM   #18 
     - lol! Great response!  jillan   Apr-30-10 12:39 PM   #23 
  - Buy pot with the extra  Oregone   Apr-30-10 12:33 PM   #5 
  - I would call the local  Wilber_Stool   Apr-30-10 12:33 PM   #6 
  - call them on the telephone  CountAllVotes   Apr-30-10 12:33 PM   #7 
  - CountAllVotes could be right  wryter2000   Apr-30-10 12:36 PM   # 
  - IF you can't find a phone number to call to speak to a human,  activa8tr   Apr-30-10 12:33 PM   #8 
  - That's the Obama refund...  rfranklin   Apr-30-10 12:34 PM   #9 
  - Its only fair after Goldman Sachs stole middle class wealth and donated it to his campaign  Oregone   Apr-30-10 12:35 PM   #15 
     - Corporations did not, legally, contribute directly to Obama's campaign.  LiberalAndProud   Apr-30-10 01:18 PM   #38 
        - They donated with money they were paid; money defrauded from the American people  Oregone   Apr-30-10 01:24 PM   #42 
  - Ham.  Blue-Jay   Apr-30-10 12:34 PM   #10 
  - I'd call them  wryter2000   Apr-30-10 12:34 PM   #11 
  - Collect $200  lazarus   Apr-30-10 12:35 PM   #13 
  - I would call a rep  handmade34   Apr-30-10 12:35 PM   #14 
  - Put it some place it makes interest. If they end up taking it back, you still have the interest.  BlooInBloo   Apr-30-10 12:36 PM   #16 
  - Check your return -- might be that tax credit  gmoney   Apr-30-10 12:36 PM   #17 
  - Have you considered it's the RIGHT amount and you made a mistake on the form?  joeybee12   Apr-30-10 12:37 PM   #19 
  - Did you receive any letter from them?  FarCenter   Apr-30-10 12:37 PM   #20 
  - The ONLY way is to call.  donco6   Apr-30-10 12:39 PM   #21 
  - Whatever you do, don't spend it, they will want their money back  MiniMe   Apr-30-10 12:40 PM   #24 
  - Unless it was some crazy amount it means you probably goofed up your return and they caught it  NNN0LHI   Apr-30-10 12:40 PM   #25 
  - *Wink wink* comrade. It's the super secret socialist wealth redistribution  myrna minx   Apr-30-10 12:40 PM   #26 
  - Okay people. I'm calling them. I'll let you know what happened.  icymist   Apr-30-10 12:42 PM   #27 
  - Why do you say that? Did they send you back more money then you thought  Rex   Apr-30-10 12:45 PM   #28 
  - Same thing happened to me--or so I thought  Rob H.   Apr-30-10 12:45 PM   #29 
  - Did you fill out the making work pay credit schedule? If you didn't they may have caught it.  Blue Diadem   Apr-30-10 12:47 PM   #30 
  - ^That's exactly what happened to me  Rob H.   Apr-30-10 01:19 PM   #39 
  - Do NOT move the money! Call the IRS now!  Xithras   Apr-30-10 12:52 PM   #31 
  - I hear that Bora Bora is a beautiful place to live.  Forkboy   Apr-30-10 12:56 PM   #32 
  - Send me the overage, and wait for my reply  TheCowsCameHome   Apr-30-10 12:57 PM   #33 
  - How much too much?  eShirl   Apr-30-10 01:06 PM   #34 
  - They probably just adjusted your return with their own math  librechik   Apr-30-10 01:09 PM   #35 
  - have you ever thought how IRS rhymes with icymist? That explains it!  RedCloud   Apr-30-10 01:16 PM   #36 
  - LOL!  icymist   Apr-30-10 01:20 PM   #40 
  - Okay. They said that it's my money and they intentionally changed it.  icymist   Apr-30-10 01:16 PM   #37 
  - Put it in a Money Market account or high yield savings (online) account  Cali_Democrat   Apr-30-10 01:22 PM   #41 
  - Send it to that nice man in Nigeria.  Dr.Phool   Apr-30-10 01:34 PM   #43 
  - Ha Ha  say_hello   Apr-30-10 01:45 PM   #44 
  - Look for the deed with your  Politicalboi   Apr-30-10 01:56 PM   #45 
  - Might have something to do with your claiming too few reductions?  defendandprotect   Apr-30-10 02:15 PM   #46 
 

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