Archive for October, 2016

Back taxes and Apple

October 25, 2016

MOST AMERICANS would gladly opt out of their long-term relationship with the Internal Revenue Service. To that end, a good many of us pay CPAs to ensure we don’t give the IRS one penny more than we must. So when sundry people and corporations manage to avoid paying billions in arguably due taxes, you’d think we [...]

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Caution for big guys,
hope for little ones

October 11, 2016

TODAY’S OBJECT LESSON begins in the mid 19th century, when a Minnesota jewelry store declined a shipment of watches. Railroad agent Richard Sears purchased the shipment, peddled the watches, and ordered more. Knowing a good thing when he saw one, he quit the railroad and set up a mail order watch business. A year later, he [...]

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