News eric gardner's family gets 5.9 million settlement

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  1. skylarbrie

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    FREE LOOSIES FOR EVERYBODY! :yay:
     
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    Wow.
     
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    i hear there is a certain kitten charity that could use close to that amount to finish its new wing :giggle:
     
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    Big fucking deal.

    They'll all be broke again by Labor Day.
     
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    I'll chokehold Beth...
     
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    Young urban youth no longer dream of making it big in pro sports but practice resisting arrest techniques in the playground to one day hit it big in the ghetto lottery.

    Gimme one million pack o newport

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    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    will be blown on chicken, rims and lottery tickets. there will also be a dozen RIP shirts made at the local flea market.
     
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    Money will be gone within a year.
     
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    the money may be gone in a year

    but it'll be a year for the ages
     
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    is the money tax free...
     
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    I hope the lawyers choke on their share.
     
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    Not my area of specialty, but I believe it depends. The Internal Revenue Code subdivides this area into various components and asks what the money is intended to replace. Add in the fact that this is the result of a "settlement," and it gets even more convoluted. For example, the portion of the settlement that is based in physical injury would be excludable, but the portion that is, say, based in assertion of say, lost opportunity costs or punitives often requires a look at the underlying state cause of action to determine whether federal taxes would apply.

    But with $5 million, I'm sure they can find a CPA and attorney to help them untangle the mess.
     
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    Enjoy you tax dollars at work, New Yorkers.
     
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    Thanks DiBlasio
     
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    I wouldn't put it past Wiggy and Beef to ask.
     
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    Theyre getting exactly what they deserve.
     
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    probably a third plus expenses, nope, nuttin wrong with that profession:rolleyes: