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re: Hillary Proposes 65% Tax Rate - bayoudude
[quote]That is not what I am saying. If I sell my farm for any reason, how does anyone other than me know the reason I sold it?[/quote] Exactly. You didn't lose it in the sense it was seized but rather sold it. Most farm land is worth much more as bare land than it is capable of producing revenue...
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re: Hillary Proposes 65% Tax Rate - bayoudude
Problem is the death tax has been floating.Here is a break down of what it has been recently. Year Exclusion Amount Max/Top tax rate 2001 $675,000 55% 2002 $1 million 50% 2003 $1 million 49% 2004 $1.5 million 48% 2005 $1.5 million 47% 2006 ...
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re: HR calls, wants to know if you will be in your office tomorrow. No reason given. - bayoudude
[quote]May as well quit before they fire you.[/quote] Nah take the pink slip and draw that unemployment. ...
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re: Took a half day, went to a bar w/ my fiance, struck up a convo with an illegal - bayoudude
[img]https://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/images/Verification/E-Verify/Redesign/Employee_Rights_Overview.jpg[/img] Problem is you can't use it as a screening tool. You have to hire them first then use e-verify and if it comes back tentative non-confirmation you still have to keep them employ...
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re: What vehicles do you own? - bayoudude
2012 F-250 FX4 crew cab long bed 2007 Expedition...
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re: Took a half day, went to a bar w/ my fiance, struck up a convo with an illegal - bayoudude
[quote]sends funds to his family in Mexico. [/quote] The route i think we should take to pay for the wall. Sure most of them are decent hard working people but most have no intent on assimilating and turn the parts of town they inhabit to little slices of Mexico. ...
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re: Mars Here We Come! - bayoudude
[quote]Research into technologies capable of transporting people to Mars is pretty likely to result in something like that. Just throwing that out there.[/quote] No doubt. There are many technologies we use daily that were born from the space race. ...
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re: Cologne or scent that might induce a coughing spell - bayoudude
[img]http://www.firstworldliving.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/sex-panther-cologne-large.jpg[/img] That or some old school Brute...
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re: If you didn't think we're raising a generation of pussies... - bayoudude
Very few people have ever pronounced my last name right that weren't from way down the bayou or from France. :lol:...
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re: Better video shows a woman shooting at three burglars, one runs thru glass door - bayoudude
Once shots were returned in their direction the thugs scattered like roaches. ...
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re: Cost of 40 gallon water heater replaced? - bayoudude
Attic or ground level? I would think somewhere around $1,000 could be a bit more. The heater itself will be $500-600 i would think and a many plumbers have a $250 minimum call out fee. I had a 50 gallon tank heater removed and a 10 gpm tank less installed in its place and the bill was $3,800...
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re: Hillary Proposes 65% Tax Rate - bayoudude
When me grandfather passed we had to restructure the ownership of the family business so as not to owe death tax $$ on a company that was debt free. Would have sucked to take out a mortgage on a business just because unlce sam wanted a cut after a death. Most of the time this affects people that don...
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re: JBE trying to pressure parish governments to sue the oil and gas industry - bayoudude
The corps of engineers has done more to erode the Louisiana coast than any oil company. ...
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re: Doing an expansion and face lift to the old camp house. - bayoudude
Bad arse camp dude! I really like those front porch posts. ...
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re: Proud to say I'm a "Super Owner" - bayoudude
All i want to know is does the membership come with a damn coozie :lol: ...
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re: What pocket do you carry your wallet in? - bayoudude
Front right Too thick to sit on comfortably not to mention it feels more secure up front :cheers:...
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re: Would a border "wall" even do anything? - bayoudude
[quote] penalizing businesses for hiring them[/quote] Then allow employers to use e-verify as a tool to deny employment. As it is now you have to offer them the job first, they have to accept then you e-verify and if they come back illegal you CANNOT terminate them. They have to be allowed to app...
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re: Homeless man rides manatee while smack talking cops - bayoudude
Pretty impressive they let him get that close. The wild manatees i have seen while snorkeling/diving didn't hang around long and damn sure wouldn't let you get close enough to touch them. Those frickers are huge by the way. ...
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re: Simple question for those against a closed border - bayoudude
[quote] Make it a felony to hire an illegal and this whole topic is history.[/quote] Problem is that employer's hands are tied as you can't even use e-verify to screen applicants. :banghead:...
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re: If you need more proof that the LDWF is a mess - bayoudude
The only stock assessment showing over fishing is the blue crabs. ...
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