Tax Related Quotes



“It's gun-to-the-head politics. If you don't approve this tax, we'll take this away from you.”

David Molina


“The criminal investigation division of the IRS plays a pivotal role in fighting tax evasion, and it is critical that its operations be beyond reproach, ... We must address these concerns in a thorough, fair and objective fashion.”

Charles Rossotti


The cost of taxpayer compliance with [the tax code] is over $80 billion per year, more than eight times the cost of the IRS budget

Charles O. Rossotti


“The hospital industry is important to me because this is the second-largest industry in the state. (The tax is) the sleeper in this budget.”

Assemblyman Louis Greenwald


“We cannot join the cheering section for a plan that is simply a tax swap and doesn't even begin to meet the needs of our students.”

Linda Bridges


The zero-income-tax-rate states have far faster growth in tax revenues than did the states with highest income tax rate over the same period.

Arthur Laffer


“Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents?”

Peg Bracken


I have no interest in becoming a tax exile and living somewhere I don't want to - I just want to be at home with my family.

Rafael Nadal


Except for the usual house chores, doing income tax, etc., I am free to write whenever I want.

Yuriy Tarnawsky


There is no moral distinction between the act of a pickpocket and the progressive income tax.

Leonard Read