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  1. :: ECS Tuning :: FK & JOM VW Tax Return Sale - Click Here !!!

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    Click HERE to order or for more information. FK & JOM VW Tax Return Sale - The factory springs on your VW were designed to exacting standards by some of the world's most talented engineers. Replacing this component requires careful consideration - especially if you're concerned with making a...
  2. Tax refund plans ?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anyone planning on getting some toys for the car or garage with their refund? Been looking at this: Portable Vehicle Jack System for Garage - QuickJack USA
  3. what to do with tax returns on my B5.5

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi all, I have a grey 2001 Passat 1.8t AWM 85k miles 100% stock except for an upgraded DV valve (old one broke). This is my first car and I am 20 years old. My father never believed in taking the cars to the shop so I am somewhat good with the mechanical aspect. This being said the maintenance...
  4. Tax returns wanted list!

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    My tax return WTB list, looking for these items. So next month I'll be getting my tax returns and this is going to be an expanding list of items I'm looking for. These are all for a 05 4-Motion GLX Wagon Used Bilstein PSS9 Coilovers or other high performance coilovers or maybe not so high...
  5. Romney Tax Plan Details Revealed!!!

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    For all the details on Mitt Romney's 5 trillion dollar tax plan visit ROMNEYTAXPLAN.COM :whistle: :lol:
  6. Half of U.S. pays no federal income tax

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    According to this story... Half of U.S. pays no federal income tax I say this has to be bullshit! I don't know anyone that has enough credits so as to eliminate their federal income tax entirely. Do you?!
  7. Dutch drivers to pay tax on road time, not on car

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    whatcha think?
  8. It may not be a tax increase but it is sure going to hurt like a big one

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    Nice little Saturday night news tidbit from the AP. I wonder if they'll every step back and work towards improving the system we have rather than throwing all of us on our heads re-rolling the dice. I can't even imagine what this would do to the buying habits of the middle class. This much...
  9. There goes my tax refund, lots of repairs

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi group! Its been a looooong time since I posted, which is a testament to how good my 2003 V6 has been running. With the exception of some fuel line damage caused by road debris, I've been doing okay...until today. For months I have been throwing a CEL because of the passenger-side warmup...
  10. best price found for latest 1.8T coil packs: $25.34 inc. tax (for 06B-905-115-R)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I forget if pre-tax it was $23.35 but it was a little over $23. I got this price from Autobarn Mount Prospect, IL The Autobarn VW of Mount Prospect 333 West Rand Road Mount Prospect, IL 60056 (847) 392-6300 It's a 25% discount from VW MSRP without the additional markup...
  11. Democrats.... always finding a way to tax the crap out of you...

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    We had the discussion of the Obesity Tax from NY... democrat. Now... Obama better keep his promises of lowering taxes for the middle class.... (which includes not raising taxes no one notices... ie fuel, etc) ...maybe...
  12. NY: Obesity Tax???

    The Black Hole ....thankfully I live in NJ.... REgular coke gets taxed Diet Coke doesn't.... And just think....supposedly artificial sweetners can cause you to gain weight due to the insulin balance as...
  13. Two month tax holiday?

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    Instead of the bailout (or what is left of it)? What say you?
  14. The potential tax policy changes...

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    There have been many, many articles written about what changes to the Tax Code President-Elect Obama may be considering. Here is an interesting cross section of Tax Professors, discussing their views on the matter. A broad range of commentary. It highlights, for me, the difficulty he will...
  15. Some more of your Tax money for AIG

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  16. Impending Tax DOOM! The Bill is Passed:(

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    Congress OKs historic bailout bill; Bush signs it By JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS and DAVID ESPO, Associated Press Writers 5 minutes ago With the economy on the brink and elections looming, Congress approved an unprecedented $700 billion government bailout of the battered financial industry on...
  17. McCain shielded offshore tax loopholes

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    WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) — Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden says Republican John McCain has protected offshore tax shelters worth billions of dollars to U.S. insurance giants. In his second trip in four days to this battleground state, Biden said McCain promised to oppose any...
  18. Which candidate will cost you less in income tax?

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    For those of you who are basing your vote solely on who you think is going to cost you less income tax-wise, here's a handy chart from the Washington Post to help! Obama and McCain Tax Proposals According to a new analysis by the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Urban Institute and...
  19. Tax Credit for TDi Jettas

    Anything Auto VW TDI Jettas eligible for $1,300 tax credit July24 Volkswagen of America has announced that its new Jetta TDI sedan and sport wagon are both eligible for a $1,300 tax credit. Although most vehicle tax credits...
  20. Quick Help: Does $773+tax for APR chip sale sound right?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This is with the 93oct, valet, and something else. 3 extras. $773. The guy told me the sale was just the 3 extra programs for free, not a pick and choose type of thing. Is this correct? And what about the price? Reasonable? I would have to bring it there in about an hour to get the sale so I...