The feud between New York Governor David Paterson and the White House took a turn for the worse today with Gov. Patterson essentially telling reporters at Columbia University that Obama’s just cranky because he hasn’t accomplished jack (emphasis mine): I understand the president’s concern, but I understand the concern of staff members at the White […]
A Tax For Paying Your Taxes???
Back to the twilight zone… New York Gov. David Patterson has proposed a few interesting new taxes, including those on non-diet soda, digitally delivered entertainment services and haircuts, but the one that is sure to raise a few eyebrows is the $10.00 fee for filing your state income taxes on a paper return. ALBANY — […]
Do As I Say, Not As I Do…
Ever think you’re stuck in the twilight zone? I’d love to say this story was unbelievable but it’s not, it’s business as usual: Gov. Paterson has secretly granted raises of as much as 46 percent to more than a dozen staffers at a time when he has asked 130,000 state workers to give up 3 […]
New York Governor Wants to Tax What???
It’s a slow news day and I reaching a bit with this but I can’t resist planting tongue firmly in cheek and poking a little fun at one of the silliest tax proposals I seen in quite a while. New York Gov. David Patterson recently proposed a so called iPod tax that would apply to […]