25 November 2009
Washington (CNN) -- The Pentagon is making detailed plans to send about 34,000 more U.S. troops to Afghanistan in anticipation of President Obama's decision on the future of the eight-year-old war, a defense official said Tuesday. ~ read more
here's barky on the campaign trail in 2007 pledging his word that:
"i will promise you this, that if we have not gotten our troops out by the time i am president -- it is the first thing i will do -- i will get our troops home, we will bring an end to this war. you can take that to the bank."it gets better. now there is a bill H.R. 4130 "share the sacrifice act of 2010." an additional tax to help pay for the war. these people are insane and anyone who supports this bunch of criminals is insane as well.
If net income tax liability is:(2) OTHER INDIVIDUALS, TRUSTS, AND ESTATES.—In the case of any individual, trust, or estate with net income tax liability (other than a joint return), the tax imposed under this chapter shall be increased by the amount of the surtax determined in accordance with the following table::
Not over $22,600
The surtax is:
1% of net income tax liability.
Over $22,600 but not over $36,400.
$226, plus the applicable percentage of the excess over $22,600.
$226, plus the applicable percentage of $13,800, plus twice the applicable percentage of the excess over $36,400.
If net income tax liability is:corporations get it too:
Not over $11,300 .......................... The surtax is: 1% of net income tax liability.
Over $11,300 but not over $18,200.
$113, plus the applicable percentage of the excess over $11,300.
Over $18,200 ................................. $113, plus the applicable percentage of $6,900, plus twice the applicable percentage of the excess over $18,200.
(3) CORPORATIONS.—In the case of any corporation with net income tax liability, the tax imposed under this chapter shall be increased by an amount equal to such net income tax liability multiplied by twice the applicable percentage.
"H.R. 4130--111th Congress: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a temporary surtax to offset the costs of the Afghanistan war." GovTrack.us (database of federal legislation). 2009. Nov 25, 2009 http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=h111-4130
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