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E-cigarette to be regulated as tobbacco.

http://www.reporternews.com

I guess the goverment is not making enough money off of this tool. So they are now going to regulate(tax) it.

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Senator To Propose New Internet Sales Tax

http://www.crunchgear.com

The second most senior Democrat in the U.S. Senate, Dick Durbin, will propose a new scheme that would force online retailers like Amazon and iTunes to collect local taxes for each and every transaction. He’s expected to make the proposal the day after Tax Day, and it’s expected to be controversial within two seconds of having been announced.

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Mayor unrolls toilet paper tax - Omaha.com

http://www.omaha.com

Mayor Jim Suttle went to Washington Tuesday flush with ideas for how federal officials could help cities like Omaha pay for multibillion-dollar sewer projects. Among the items on his brainstorming list: a proposal for a 10-cent federal tax on every roll of toilet paper you buy.

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San Francisco Doing Everything It Can To Drive Zynga And Twitter Away

http://techcrunch.com

San Francisco, unlike most other cities in Silicon Valley, has a 1.5% payroll tax. And even more stunning is that they consider gains on stock options part of payroll, meaning that any San Francisco based company going public or being acquired could get hit with a massive tax bill in the tens of millions of dollars.

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Change Constitution to Include Right to Laptop and iPod

http://www.youtube.com

Jesse Jackson Jr. Says Way Out of the Unemployment Crisis is to Change the Constitutional So Every Ghetto Kid Gets an iPod and a Laptop

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Gov't drive Amazon from Texas. Kills jobs.

http://www.star-telegram.com

The state of Texas is going after Amazon over sales taxes. Amazon responds by closing distribution center in Irving and saying it will not open other distribution centers in Texas.

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Berkeley taxpayers may pay for sex-change surgery

http://washingtonexaminer.com

"Taxpayers may soon be paying for sex-change surgeries in Berkeley. The City Council votes Tuesday night on setting aside $20,000 annually for gender-reassignment surgery for city employees."

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Family charged 'death tax' for baby who lived one hour

http://www.king5.com

Olivia Clark lived for only one hour. Doctors didn't even expect her to survive birth. Now her family has a hard time understanding why the King County Medical Examiner has to review her death and charge $50.

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Breast implants catch eye of tax agents | Reuters

http://www.reuters.com

Is this a case of "Evasion of the Booby Enhancers" or what?

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Time to Secede: U.S. bills states $1.3 billion in interest

http://www.msnbc.msn.com

As if states did not have enough on their plates getting their shaky finances in order, a new bill is coming due — from the federal government, which will charge them $1.3 billion in interest this fall on the billions they have borrowed from Washington to pay unemployment benefits during the downtu

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