1. Tax Holidays for Immigrants : snopes.com •••
Does the U.S. government grant multi-year tax holidays to immigrants?
  ...Check out this article Tax Holidays for Immigrants. http://www.snopes.com/business/taxes/immigrants.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New...
  ...Taxes Tax Holidays for Immigrants Tax Holidays for Immigrants Does the U.S. government grant multi-year tax holidays to immigrants? David...
  ...said: MUSLIM!!!! A Muslim foothold in the mountains of Tennessee! Very scary and poignant! Origins: Forget about it; nobody is getting any breaks....
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:11:21 GMT http://www.snopes.com/business/taxes/immigrants.asp

2. Congress Eliminates Child Tax Credit, Mortgage Deduction and EITC from Tax Code : snopes.com •••
Has Congress eliminated the child tax credit, earned income tax credit (EITC) and mortgage deductions due to the influence of Koch Industries?
  ...several common tax breaks long afforded to millions of Americans. According to the article, the child tax credit, the earned income tax credit and the...
  ...however: The National Report is a well-known fake news outlet notorious for publishing click-baiting, completely false stories such as "15 Year Old Who...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:19:47 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/taxcredit.asp

3. Hillary Clinton Quotes : snopes.com •••
A collection of statements reportedly made by Hillary Clinton. How accurate is it?
  ...8/8/1999 - Hillary at a White House function, proudly tells some Muslim groups she is gaining a greater appreciation of Islam because Chelsea was then...
  ...of you are well enough off that [President Bush's] tax cuts may have helped you. We're saying that for America to get back on track, we're probably going...
  ...The first U.S. presidential reception celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim fast-breaking festival that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, was...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:38:06 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/clintons/hildabeast.asp

4. Dead Peasant Insurance : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Large corporations routinely take out 'dead peasant' insurance policies on low-level employees to be paid out as executive bonuses.
  ...employees in order to garner tax breaks and profit from their deaths (even if those employees had long since ceased working for the companies that took...
  ...well as alive, yielding billions of dollars in tax breaks over the years, as well as a steady stream of tax-free death benefits. Nestle USA has policies...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:15:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/deadpeasant.asp

5. INCORRECT ATTRIBUTION: Peggy Noonan on Donald Trump : snopes.com •••
A popular e-mail forward about Donald Trump wasn't written by Peggy Noonan, nor was it published in the Wall Street Journal.
  ...stories from those who work for him or have had business dealings with him. After all the employees he's had and all the business deals he's made,...
  ...good example is a story that tells of his limo breaking down on a deserted highway outside of New York City. A middle-aged couple stopped to help him...
  ...must tax their imports to offset their currency manipulation, which will cause American companies to be competitive again and drive manufacturing back...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:12:08 GMT http://www.snopes.com/noonan-on-trump/

6. Stella Awards : snopes.com •••
A bouquet of outrageous lawsuits demonstrates the need for tort reform?
  ...of Austin Texas was awarded $780,000.00 by a jury of her peers after breaking her ankle tripping over a toddler who was running amuck inside a furniture...
  ...onto the average citizen through his taxes (some of which underwrite the judicial system) and through increased prices for goods produced by firms who...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:10:31 GMT http://www.snopes.com/legal/lawsuits.asp

7. H.R. 2847 - July 1, 2014 the U.S. Dollar Will Officially Collapse : snopes.com •••
Rumor: The U.S. dollar will officially collapse after 1 July 2014 due to the implementation of H.R. 2847.
  ...and spell doom for the American way of life, is a little information. Information that can be yours if you'll just shell out $149 for a one-year...
  ...to provide payroll tax breaks and incentives for businesses to hire unemployed workers. A section of that bill, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:45:55 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/conspiracy/hr2847.asp

8. Obama on the Debt Limit : snopes.com •••
In 2006, did Barack Obama speak out against raising the debt limit?
  ...to him above during discussion in the U.S. Senate prior to the call for votes on raising the debt limit. The full text of his remarks in the Senate on...
  ...to spending. As a result, tax breaks have not been paid for by reductions in Federal spending, and thus the only way to pay for them has been to increase...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:41:54 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/obama/debtlimit.asp

9. Texas to Permit Medicinal and Recreational Marijuana Use! : snopes.com •••
Is Texas about to legalize marijuana for medicinal and recreational use?
  ...profit $50 million in tax revenue from marijuana sales. A state tax of 11% will be implemented on sales. In addition to the profit in tax revenue, with...
  ...to break federal regulations. Regardless, the Department of Public Safety is currently planning to work with vendors to develop the the framework for a...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:29:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/texaspot.asp

10. Bono of Contention : snopes.com •••
When Bono announced that every time he clapped a child in Africa died, someone from the audience told him to stop doing that.
  ...slowly clapping his hands. He got the crowd to clap along for a while, the stadium quiet except for the rhythmic clapping... After a short period Bono...
  ...2006 after Ireland said it would scrap a tax break that let musicians avoid paying taxes on royalties. While tax-avoidance among the super-rich is the...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:25:36 GMT http://www.snopes.com/music/artists/bono.asp

11. Not Necessarily the News : snopes.com •••
News stories that aren't really news.
  ...Winfrey posted bail for 'sexy felon' Jeremy Meeks. FALSE President Obama has proclaimed August 2014 to be 'International Muslim Awareness Month.'...
  ...The creator of Breaking Bad announced the series will return for a sixth season. FALSE Rapper Tupac Shakur, thought to have been killed in 1996, has...
  ...President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe announced plans for a "white Holocaust." FALSE Tax refunds for 2014 will be delayed until October of 2015. FALSE...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:52:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/notnews.asp

12. Federal Benefit Payments : snopes.com •••
Why are Social Security retirement payments classified as 'federal benefit payments'?
  ...http://www.snopes.com/politics/taxes/benefit.asp Sent via snopes.com Send What's New Fact Checks News Hot 25 Newsletter Archive...
  ...Entitlement my butt, I paid cash for my social security insurance!!!! Just because they borrowed the money, doesn't make my benefits some kind of charity...
  ...seniors living on a 'fixed income' receive no aid nor do they get any breaks while our government and religious organizations pour Hundreds of Billions...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:40:45 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/taxes/benefit.asp

13. Shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut : snopes.com •••
Various rumors connected with the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
  ...break, has created a blizzard. So many snowflakes have been delivered to Connecticut, from all over the nation, that the PTA is now pleading for school...
  ...is a VP and Tax Director at GE Financial. The father of Aurora Colorado movie theater shooter James Holmes is Robert Holmes, the lead scientist for the...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:46:38 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/guns/sandyhook.asp

14. Immigration Bill Free Cars : snopes.com •••
A 2013 immigration bill provides young people with free cars to transport them to their jobs?
  ...BREAKING: Immigration bill now includes free cars (at tax payer expense) for young people to help them get to work! LIKE if you agree: The Senate should...
  ...in the Senate that Bernie Sanders has added a provision for free cars, motorcycles or scooters for "young people to use as transportation" to jobs. This...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:41:15 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/immigration/freecars.asp

15. David Letterman's 'Top 10 Reasons to Vote Democrat ' : snopes.com •••
Rumor: David Letterman presented a 'Top Ten Reasons to Vote Democrat' list.
  ...companies' profits of 4% on a gallon of gas are obscene, but the government taxing the same gallon at 15% isn't. #8. I vote Democrat because I believe...
  ...not be allowed to make profits for themselves. They need to break even and give the rest away to the government for redistribution as the Democrat Party...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:29:08 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/quotes/letterman.asp

16. Obama Kicks in the Door : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Video shows Barack Obama kicking in a door after a meeting with Congressional leaders.
  ...after Cantor told the president that Republicans would not vote for his proposed tax hikes. Obama picked up his toys and stormed out of the meeting,...
  ...Breaking Dawn Is a virus being spread via posts about a 'Breaking Dawn' game? Copy the article link Send us your feedback Thank you for...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:25:48 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/obama/photos/kickdoor.asp

17. Obama to College Students: Do Not Celebrate Fourth of July : snopes.com •••
Rumor: President Obama told a group of college students not to celebrate the 4th of July.
  ...may not have had it completely right, but they had many things right. Take taxes for example. If your neighbor makes $1 Million a year, but you and your...
  ...Why then on the Fourth of July should you celebrate such a radical break from what is Godly and just?" Links and excerpts referencing this article were...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:27:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/satire/july4.asp

18. 1956 Republican Platform : snopes.com •••
Summary of 1956 Republican platform describes a significant divergence from the party's focus in recent decades?
  ...for all. In all the sections that follow, as well as elsewhere in this platform, we explain what must be done to achieve that goal. The tax system must...
  ...for those who, by intentionally violating the law, disadvantage those who have obeyed it. Granting amnesty only rewards and encourages more law breaking....
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:53:53 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/politicians/1956.asp

19. President Obama's Asian Trip - $200 Million per Day? : snopes.com •••
Will President Obama's November 2010 trip to India cost $200 million per day?
  ...for this group 5) Cost is estimated to be $200 million PER DAY for ten days 6) Keep this in mind when you get the next notice of an increase in your...
  ...per day stretches credulity to the breaking point: That number would entail a total outlay of $400 million for the two-day visit (a whopping $2 billion...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:38:26 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/obama/india.asp

20. Jeff Zarronandia, Author at Snopes.com •••
Posts written by Jeff Zarronandia, Author at Snopes.com
  ...United States Revokes Scientology’s Tax-Exempt Status An article reporting that the Church of Scientology lost its tax-exempt status in March 2016...
  ...be dead finally dies for real. Read More Jan 26, 2016 16K NEWS David Bowie Dead at 69 David Bowie, the barrier-breaking British rock...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:14:32 GMT http://www.snopes.com/author/jeff-zarraonandia/

21. Relentlessly Gay : snopes.com •••
All donations to the "Relentlessly Gay" campaign will be refunded, Julie Baker said.
  ...to take a break from the hubbub to eat something — Baker’s yard has become a place for people to stop by to express their enthusiasm for her project....
  ...in the face of hate to an avalanche. To deal with the debris, which includes taxes and an overabundance of resources it is with a saddened heart that all...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:36:13 GMT http://www.snopes.com/2015/06/18/relentlessly-gay/

22. Spielberg Pro-Palestinian Movie : snopes.com •••
Will an upcoming film from director Steven Spielberg document the current uprising in the West Bank from a pro-Palestinian point of view?
  ...II in the HBO series "Band of Brothers", hopes that his new project would break the silence on a subject that until now has been taboo. In a statement...
  ...our tax money." He added "For years, the Hollywood community know to embrace progressive issues has been reluctant to tackle the issue of Palestine for...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 12 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 12:09:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/outrage/spielberg.asp

23. Blue Monday — Most Depressing Day of the Year? : snopes.com •••
Scientists have not really identified a date in January as the statistically most depressing of the year.
  ...year is for many people a reminder of passing time that prompts sad reflections about missed opportunities and accomplishments, no extended breaks from...
  ...sending out e-mail notices about tax refunds? FACT CHECK Ill Suited Is George Zimmerman suing Trayvon Martin's parents for their ... FACT CHECK...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:33:14 GMT http://www.snopes.com/medical/myths/bluemonday.asp

24. WalMart Is Funding Al Sharpton? : snopes.com •••
Is Walmart funding Al Sharpton?
  ...links to him. Iterations of the letter republished elsewhere were labeled "breaking," suggesting the connection between Walmart and Sharpton was a recent...
  ...Tax Hack News: The Urban Institute has alerted non-profit groups around ... Copy the article link Send us your feedback Thank you for...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:12:12 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/business/walmartsharpton.asp

25. Why English Teachers Die Young : snopes.com •••
A list supposedly present humorously bad analogies and metaphors taken from high school essays. Except they're really examples of adults deliberately...
  ...2. His thoughts tumbled in his head, making and breaking alliances like underpants in a dryer without Cling Free. 3. He spoke with the wisdom that can...
  ...17. He fell for her like his heart was a mob informant and she was the East River. 18. Even in his last years, Grandpappy had a mind like a steel trap,...
  ...Sanders Plans to Tax Churches? A fake news article led some social media users to believe ... FACT CHECK Poly Gamey Rumor: Muslim men living in...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:10:13 GMT http://www.snopes.com/humor/lists/metaphor.asp

26. Fish Rain Over Streets in Thailand : snopes.com •••
Rumor: Photographs show the streets of an east Asian city after a heavy rain deposited fish on them.
  ...the first web sites to share the "Raining Fish" story — Spy Ghana and SA Breaking News — claim that they only aggregrate real news stories. Although this...
  ...the middle name 'Jello' for ... FACT CHECK Declaration of Non-Dependents Did several million dependents disappear from income tax ... FACT CHECK...
  ...Alabama Veteran Falsely Claims 'Muslim' Gas Station Manager Refused to Let Him Use Restroom 11 hours ago Rick Warren Changes Name to 'Muhammad...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:46:13 GMT http://www.snopes.com/media/notnews/rainingfish.asp

27. Arab States Vote Against U.S. in U.N. : snopes.com •••
Do Arab states consistently vote against the U.S. in the United Nations?
  ...Egypt, for example, after voting 79% of the time against the United States, still receives $2 billion annually in US Foreign Aid. Jordan votes 71%...
  ...get out of the UN and give the tax savings back to the American workers who are having to skimp and sacrifice to pay the taxes. Pass it along....
  ...Did a swelling on a girl's cheek break open and disgorge ... FACT CHECK Covert Conversion Has the brother of a top ISIS leader repented and converted...
Wed, 25 May 2016 12:09:27 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/outrage/unvote.asp

28. Quotes Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Quotes
  ...Senator Al Franken affirmed that his superdelegate vote would break from Minnesota's caucus results, but he didn't specifically suggest his judgment was...
  ...Rumor: Tim McGraw angered conservative country fans by voicing support for President Obama. Read More by David Mikkelson Apr 15, 2015 750 FACT...
  ...Rumor: Jimmy Carter said: 'If you don't want your tax dollars to help the poor, then stop saying that you want a country based on Christian values.' Read...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:12:25 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-politics/...

29. Quotes Archives | Snopes.com •••
Archive of posts by category: Quotes
  ...Senator Al Franken affirmed that his superdelegate vote would break from Minnesota's caucus results, but he didn't specifically suggest his judgment was...
  ...Rumor: Tim McGraw angered conservative country fans by voicing support for President Obama. Read More by David Mikkelson Apr 15, 2015 750 FACT...
  ...Rumor: Jimmy Carter said: 'If you don't want your tax dollars to help the poor, then stop saying that you want a country based on Christian values.' Read...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:51:57 GMT http://www.snopes.com/category/facts/fact-politics/...

30. Columbia Disaster Nostradamus Prophecy Hoax : snopes.com •••
Did a Nostradamus prophecy foretell the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster?
  ...Origins: It didn't take long for someone to cook up another phony Nostradamus prophecy in the wake of a tragedy, this one supposedly foretelling the...
  ...or the flag of Israel (which bears a blue Star of David). The shuttle's breaking up over the city of Palestine, Texas, with an Israeli astronaut aboard...
  ...Rumor: The payment of U.S. federal income tax is voluntary. FACT CHECK Repulse of the Nation Rumor: Photograph shows Nigerian teachers and security...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:19:48 GMT http://www.snopes.com/inboxer/hoaxes/shuttle.asp

31. ACLU and Cemetery Headstones : snopes.com •••
Is the ACLU seeking to remove cross-shaped headstones removed from federal cemeteries?
  ...I'm not breaking this one. If I get it a 1000 times, I'll forward it a 1000 times! Let us pray... Variations: This article is often coupled with...
  ...cross in a southern California city park, and a steel-beam cross proposed for inclusion in a World Trade Center memorial. The issue involved is whether...
  ...on property which is owned by the state or maintained with public (i.e., tax-derived) funds. Hence the opposition to the Mojave cross (which was...
Wed, 25 May 2016 11:24:06 GMT http://www.snopes.com/politics/religion/cemetery.asp



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