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megimoo
09-05-2008, 08:56 AM
House Chairman Failed to Report $75,000 in Income

"Do You Mean That I Have To Pay Taxes On All Of My Income ??":D

"Old Charlie Rangel May Be slow But He's Slippery too And a Member of a Privileged Class !"

Representative Charles B. Rangel said through his lawyer that he did not know that he had to report the rent he received on the villa as income.

Representative Charles B. Rangel has earned more than $75,000 in rental income from a villa he has owned in the Dominican Republic since 1988, but never reported it on his federal or state tax returns, according to a lawyer for the congressman and documents from the resort.Mr. Rangel, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, which writes the federal tax code,


http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/05/nyregion/05rangel.html?_r=2&ref=todayspaper&oref=slogin&oref=slogin

lacarnut
09-05-2008, 05:14 PM
House Chairman Failed to Report $75,000 in Income

"Do You Mean That I Have To Pay Taxes On All Of My Income ??":D

"Old Charlie Rangel May Be slow But He's Slippery too And a Member of a Privileged Class !"

Representative Charles B. Rangel said through his lawyer that he did not know that he had to report the rent he received on the villa as income.

Representative Charles B. Rangel has earned more than $75,000 in rental income from a villa he has owned in the Dominican Republic since 1988, but never reported it on his federal or state tax returns, according to a lawyer for the congressman and documents from the resort.Mr. Rangel, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, which writes the federal tax code,


http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/05/nyregion/05rangel.html?_r=2&ref=todayspaper&oref=slogin&oref=slogin

You can bet your sweet ass that the IRS will let him slide with paying the tax and interest only while waiving the penalty of 25% on the taxable amount. The IRS should nail his ass for income tax evasion but they will not. Hillary's tried to crook the Feds out of $100k but she got caught also.

PoliCon
09-06-2008, 12:26 AM
He thought he could get away with it because it's not in America and he figured no one would ever find out. I'm glad they did. BTW - I thought that only Conservatives were corrupt. Ain't that what the lefties told us on 2006?

d_va
09-06-2008, 11:37 AM
What? He owns more than ONE house? :)