Category: Rent recovery or avoidance
|January 7, 2015||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
It’s good the Federal Communications Commission is getting some money for the citizenry but are they competent to get all on the table?
|October 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Land Disputes, Rent recovery or avoidance|
The deal comes over two years after the administration settled with 41 other tribes for about $1 billion collectively.
|April 5, 2014||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Obama reiterated his call to quit subsidizing Big Oil, to recover the rents they capture, and to invest in clean power.
|March 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, Rent recovery or avoidance|
Filmmaker Boynton warns of the corruption and conflict coming to Ghana after oil is discovered.
|February 17, 2014||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Politics, Rent recovery or avoidance|
Mid February, a federal holiday, no school! But should that mean no thinking, too? Or, better, learn the real history.
|January 16, 2014||Posted by Mike OMara under Rent recovery or avoidance, The Progress Report|
A house for every family — good idea — as is a share of the worth of Earth, unless a share entices people to exploit the Earth.
|January 12, 2014||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
In Holland, where the nation reclaimed much of the land from the sea, often the land and the home have different owners.
|January 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
Ireland has the political will to put a levy on perfectly useful land going to waste. Can elsewhere stand up to speculators?
|January 2, 2014||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
Leaders in a Caribbean island and in a Massachusetts town both did the right thing and recovered publicly generated values.
|December 18, 2013||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
Salt farmers four score years ago protested the British salt tax; now it’s the ground rent of the Indian government feeling oppressive.
|December 6, 2013||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
Did you realize that so much of the spending in the economy never rewards any owner’s effort or any lender’s credit? That being the case, whose is it?
|December 4, 2013||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
In the US capital, six firms took turns winning tax liens on properties worth $540 million. The odds that their bidding pattern was a coincidence? Less than 1 in 1000.
|November 5, 2013||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
As leaseholders face huge rent increases, one rants: This is why we immigrated from the UK? Why go back to the feudal system? Indeed. But why pay banks? Why not pay community? Pay in Land Dues and get back Rent Shares. It’s fair and works.
|November 4, 2013||Posted by Staff under Rent recovery or avoidance|
The real state is real estate; land speculators rule the land. If you’re not getting an exemption for your land, then you’re paying more tax so speculators can pay less.