Posts Tagged ‘IRS’

Barter Economy Avoids the Long Arm of the IRS … for Now.

Wednesday, April 28, 2010 21:52 3 Comments

Reader Dan G. sent me a fascinating story on the popularity of bartering in a distressed economy. The story is about the Roanoke Valley TimeBank, a place where, …there’s no money involved — only time. It all comes down to time credits and debits, which are recorded on the TimeBank Web site. The idea is [...]

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Tax Mahal

Monday, April 12, 2010 21:39 7 Comments

Here’s yet another disgusting display of bureaucratic arrogance on the part of the parasitical tax-and-spend state: spending $100M to “green” an old IRS center in Andover. As part of a “green” initiative that helped justify the use of stimulus money, geothermal heating and cooling systems will be installed, according to a news release from the [...]

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