S corporation shareholder may not revoke tax election

The Tax Court declines to create a precedent and allow an individual S corporation shareholder to unilaterally and retroactively revoke the corporation’s election. By Maria M. Pirrone, CPA, LL.M. September 1, 2018   The Tax Court held an S corporation shareholder in his capacity as a shareholder could not unilaterally revoke an S corporation’s tax … More S corporation shareholder may not revoke tax election

AUDIO Flint: The Lead Contamination Case That Wasn’t

  Sept 4, 2018 by  Michael Tennant   In a 2016 presidential debate, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that “every single American should be outraged” that the people of Flint, Michigan, were being forced to use contaminated drinking water. With that, the news about the alleged water crisis in Flint exploded, generating action from Michigan Governor Rick … More AUDIO Flint: The Lead Contamination Case That Wasn’t

Facebook Confessed PragerU Hit by Ideological Censorship

Sept 3, 2018 by  R. Cort Kirkwood   Now that Facebook has finally explained how 99 percent of PragerU’s conservative videos were censored, it’s clear how dangerous one employee — and a group of ideologically motivated users — can be. For it was one employee, spurred by those ideologues, who shut down Prager’s content. The social … More Facebook Confessed PragerU Hit by Ideological Censorship

JUDGES: SMART METERS ARE 4TH AMENDMENT ‘SEARCH’

  Homes being invaded by ‘ever-more sophisticated technology’ August 20, 2018 BOB UNRUH Privacy and health activists long have raised opposition to smart meters – the technological wizards that monitor power usage in a home, sometimes on a minute-by-minute basis, and report it to the utility that owns them. And sometimes others. Now an appeals … More JUDGES: SMART METERS ARE 4TH AMENDMENT ‘SEARCH’

Vermont Gun Owners and Retailers Seek to Nullify New State Weapons Regulations

Sept 1, 2018 by  Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.   If now ye suffer grievously through cowardice all your own, Cherish no wrath against the gods for this, For you yourselves increased the usurper’s power by giving him your guard in his hands, And now, therefore, as his servants you must do as he commands.     … More Vermont Gun Owners and Retailers Seek to Nullify New State Weapons Regulations

Islamic UN “Human Rights” Boss Seeks “Proactive” Web Censorship

August 30, 2018 by  Alex Newman   A fringe Islamic prince turned United Nations “High Commissioner for Human Rights” infamous for comparing President Donald Trump to Hitler and ISIS, and for protecting child-raping UN troops from exposure, has a new target: free speech on the Internet. Under the guise of stopping “hate speech,” a concept first pushed by … More Islamic UN “Human Rights” Boss Seeks “Proactive” Web Censorship

New Florida Law: “In God We Trust” Must Be Placed in All Public Schools

Aug 27, 2018 by  Joe Wolverton, II, J.D. Public schools in Florida must now display the motto, “In God We Trust,” per provisions of a state law passed in March and now brought to full effect with the opening of the new academic year. Title XLVIII, Chapter 1003 of the state law has been amended to … More New Florida Law: “In God We Trust” Must Be Placed in All Public Schools

Despite Comey Assurances, Vast Bulk of Weiner Laptop Emails Were Never Examined

Aug 23, 2018  Paul Sperry, RealClearInvestigations When then-FBI Director James Comey announced he was closing the Hillary Clinton email investigation for a second time just days before the 2016 election, he certified to Congress that his agency had “reviewed all of the communications” discovered on a personal laptop used by Clinton’s closest aide, Huma Abedin, and … More Despite Comey Assurances, Vast Bulk of Weiner Laptop Emails Were Never Examined

Google Hit With Phone-Tracking Lawsuit

Aug 22, 2018 By William Vogeler, Esq. A new lawsuit alleges that Google follows people on their phones — even after they have disabled location services on the devices. It’s a troubling development for the company because it already settled a related privacy complaint with the Federal Trade Commission. The lawsuit alleges more violations of California’s … More Google Hit With Phone-Tracking Lawsuit