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Posted by RRG on June 11, 2005, 3:11 pm
 

I didn't say I agreed with the shortsighted decision to make it only a token
deduction, just correcting some possibly misleading information. So the
deduction is still available (but sadly getting smaller every year).



Posted by richard schumacher on June 11, 2005, 3:43 pm
 



Now, now, no need to get snarky; he was merely making a correction.  A
deduction saves the buyer the tax that would have been owed on $,000 of
income; it does not save the buyer $,000.

Posted by Staff on June 11, 2005, 5:14 pm
 

Snarky?  I simply wrote the truth.  Here in the U. S. one gets a one-time
tax deduction for purchasing a Prius and an annual tax credit for each child
to age 18.  The $000.00 Prius deduction, worth roughly $00.00, is a reward
for reducing pollution.  The child tax credit is a reward for bearing
children.  The planet is overpopulated by any measure.  A family raising 3
children to age 18 is awarded about $0,000.00.




Posted by RRG on June 11, 2005, 11:12 pm
 
And hopefully one of them little snot-noses will grow up and develop a cheap
and renewable energy resource that will pay us back on the investment
someday ;-)

Of course a country that exalts a *sport* that takes limited skill and only
seems to exist to flaunt new ways to chew up non-renewable,
planet -polluting resources hardly has it's priorities straight to begin
with.

(Jeff) Gordon laps, while the country chokes...

Russ



Posted by Michael Pardee on June 13, 2005, 12:38 pm
 Politics aside, the original purpose for the deduction was to promote hybrid
cars. That doesn't look like an issue any more, judging by the prices people
are paying.

Mike



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