Originally Posted by southparkcpa
The fact that the Walton's, Gates and the like are super wealthy is of no difference to me. Do you use windows, IPOD, shop at Walmart? You don't have to. Clooney, Speilberg? Why don't they lower ticket prices? how about they vow to donate all earnings in excess of say 500K?
Yet...I am forced to pay property taxes, income taxes , sales taxes to support what? We have too much government with workers retiring in their 50s. Please, take an economics class.
Might be a tad off topic:
Park your a CPA right? What is your take on the wealthy basically overfunding life insurance policies to take advantage of current tax laws? Funding policies up to the threshold of making it a MEC contract. I know a lot of my clients are taking this approach.