It Ain't Fair

Corporate America is shutting average Americans' voices out, while they help themselves to taxpayer dollars. The economic playing field is tilted against the middle class — and we have the power to change that.

Corporate Tax Avoidance

Corporate Tax Avoidance Taxes

Target, Walmart, and other big box stores want your business; they just don’t want to pay for your schools, fire, and police:

A big box store comes to town and builds a new store. They ask for a tax break right after they open. The city has spent money (probably borrowed) to put in streets, fire hydrants, and utilities, banking on a future tax revenue stream. Then the store uses the loophole to cut the revenue stream. Less tax revenue means less money for schools, fire, and police. What’s wrong with this picture?