New national movement points taxpayers in the right direction

The Winsted Journal Editorial

From Wisconsin to Winsted, it is impossible to escape the fiscal nightmare being played out in towns and states across the country, where political leaders are bickering over mountains of debt. But beyond the disagreements over cutting spending versus raising taxes, American taxpayers should have been flabbergasted and outraged last week when they were reminded that nearly two-thirds of U.S. corporations pay no income tax and that 83 of the top 100 publicly traded companies here use offshore tax havens to shelter their income from taxes.

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