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Fri May 29

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JAFO31 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 2:16 PM

Re: Good Thing He's A Socialist

2828: "Just imagine if, i dunno, Scott Walker said this in the 1970's?"

I thought I read that it was written circa 1972-73.

Scott Walker (the candidate) was born November 2, 1967. One might wonder why a 5-6 year old [more]

Thu May 28

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:30 PM

Re: speechless

Texas:

"Pursuant to Texas Code of Criminal Procedure Art. 62.005, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) establishes this website as the official internet public access to the DPS sex offender registration computerized central [more]

Wed May 27

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:27 PM

Re: speechless

Hawkwin:

<<<I'll settle for solitary confinement for life.>>>

"Let's pull down the proverbial lynch ropes from the trees. The guy was 14 at the time that he did this and from what little I have read on the [more]

Fri May 22

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JAFO31 replied to the Tax Strategies board. 12:27 PM

Re: Looking for some advice

Wradical:

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"Since we're talking 2015 contributions, you shouldn't have to pay any taxes" on gains within the account since the contribution was made.

"You can just have [more]

Mon May 18

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JAFO31 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:46 PM

Re: Republicans caused train to speed

CCinOC:

{{{I ask, because you seem so definite in your use of the words "deliberate act" and I am curious your level of certainty. [and] Obviously the investigation is complete in your eyes thus you have reached your conclusion. [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:33 PM

Re: Need perspective on insurance...

dlbuffy: " ... is it common for a home owners insurance go to up $600 in a year with no claims? (One lady claimed that it was inflation on the covered amount because of labor/supplies...that's like 15% inflation rate from last year on the [more]

Sun May 17

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JAFO31 replied to the Christian Fools board. 3:06 PM

Re: civil disobedience

rev2217:

JAFO: <<<Rather, ideally, people like you will comprehend the reality that in the USA there is no requirement that people who marry have the desire or willingness to have children in order to be married.>>> [more]

Fri May 15

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JAFO31 replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 4:50 PM

Re: Republicans caused train to speed

BGinNJ: "The details are much more chilling than that.

They say the train was going at 70 MPH 65 seconds before derailing. 12 seconds later it was going 80 (the max speed allowed on straightaways in that area). 12 seconds later it
[more]

Thu May 14

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JAFO31 replied to the Tax Strategies board. 7:11 PM

Re: Refund Question

Thanks, MOI. A few weeks from what?

It has been at least a week plus Mrs. JAFO and I received our refund, and about a month+ since filing.

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JAFO31 posted to the Tax Strategies board. 6:49 PM

Refund Question

Our tax prepared our joint return (JAFO and Mrs. JAFO) and a separate return for our young adult daughter concurrently and e-filed them the same day.

DW and I have received our refund, but DD has not.

Is there any easy way to [more]

Mon May 11

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:51 PM

Re: Worse than we thought

1poorguy:

<<<SS has always been welfare.>>>

"No, welfare is means-tested."

I disagree with your definition.

"1. Welfare is the state of good health, happiness and comfort or [more]

Sun May 10

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 1:03 PM

Re: Good Works

LorenCobb: "To give credit where credit is due, the Inter-Religious Council of Liberia worked with Christian, Muslim, and animist churches to spread some common-sense public health ideas: a temporary ban on all church activities that involve [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 12:59 PM

Re: Worse than we thought

1poorguy: "I think one thing that might help is to withhold SS and other taxes from any assets that produce income (or are liquidated). Rather than means-testing SS recipients, we simply tax all income they get from their investments. This [more]

Wed May 6

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JAFO31 replied to the Christian Fools board. 3:11 PM

Re: civil disobedience

rev2217:

Umm: <<< Ideally some day gay marriage will be much like interracial marriage.>>>

"Rather, ideally, people like you will comprehend the reality that there is a major difference between a [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Tax Strategies board. 12:00 PM

Re: Wash Sale?

brucedoe: " Recently, I sold a stock in my personal accounts at a loss and thought about buying it in my late-wife's trust of which I am the Trustee.

Would this be a wash sale?"


I will wait for the resident tax pros [more]

Tue May 5

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:51 PM

Re: Poll: Americans favor a Soak the Rich Tax

albaby1:

<<<If you want to tackle that issue, it is easy - simply abolish the charitable deduction - from both the income and estate taxes.>>>

"I wouldn't use either of the words "easy" or [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 6:03 PM

Re: Poll: Americans favor a Soak the Rich Tax

albaby1:

<<<I believe that it is dynastic wealth that many people find most disconcerting - trust fund babies, and grand children and great-grand children, not the wealth makers that dispose of assets to [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:16 PM

Re: Poll: Americans favor a Soak the Rich Tax

albaby1: "Unless you start taxing the uber-wealthy on unrealized capital gains, you're not going to "soak the rich" - at least not the mega-rich that roam the earth".

Will not happen any time soon in the USA, and [more]

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JAFO31 replied to the Atheist Fools board. 3:13 PM

Re: Poll: Americans favor a Soak the Rich Tax

albaby1:

<<<But if we taxed capital gains as ordinary income (subject to the graduated tax tables) and if we had effective estate taxes, wouldn't it all balance out in the long run?>>>

"Not [more]

Mon May 4

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JAFO31 replied to the Imp This Ride board. 3:38 PM

Re: Contacts vs Glasses

tconi: " I wear reading glasses. Usually they are perched on my head when I want to do something crazy like look across a room. In the last year I've noticed that my vision is deteriorating, and I am considering contacts either in addition to [more]

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