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Why Taxes Are a Moral Issue

Shared by Faith in Public Life (http://www.faithinpubliclife.org):   By Jennifer Butler – Washington Post, On Faith December 15, 2010   …The challenge of applying broad moral principles to the specifics of legislation always requires prudence in a pluralistic democracy. But … Continue reading

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Energy and Drilling Companies Evade/Fail to Pay Taxes in Pennsylvania

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org):   Chesapeake Energy #2 corporation for tax breaks   Chesapeake Energy, one of the biggest drilling companies operating in Pennsylvania, is a master at avoiding taxes. According to BusinessWeek, Chesapeake paid a paltry 0.3 percent in taxes … Continue reading

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Helpful Resources on Taxes and the Economy

The Coalition on Human Needs (http://www.chn.org) has shared the following list of helpful resources concerning taxes and the economy:   Who Pays? A Distributional Analysis of the Tax Systems in All 50 States (Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy at … Continue reading

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