can't have it both ways. They can't tell Americans
how much they want us to buy their products, but then
run abroad to avoid taxes or hire cheap labor. American
corporations should pay their fair share of taxes
and create decent-paying jobs here - not in China."
2013 Citigroup had profits of $6.4 billion in the
United States. They paid no federal income tax and,
in fact, received a rebate from the IRS of $260 million.
That same year J.P. Morgan had $17.2 billion in profits
in the U.S. They also paid no federal income tax.
Do you think it's time for tax reform?"
need real tax reform which makes the rich and profitable
corporations begin to pay their fair share of taxes.
We need a tax system which is fair and progressive.
Children should not go hungry in this country while
profitable corporations and the wealthy avoid their
tax responsibilities by stashing their money in the
kind of nation are we when we give tax breaks to billionaires,
but we can't take care of the elderly and the children."