The Slate generally can be counted on to prop any liberal agenda, but the latest piece by Emily Bazelon on the awesomeness of the IRS has an entire paragraph dedicated to the tired old line about offshore accounts equals tax evasion.
Here’s a sample:
The IRS launched a big effort to go after secret offshore accounts in 2009, and since then 71 of these evaders been charged, Laura Saunders of the Wall Street Journal reported earlier this month.
Have a read, if you think your blood pressure is up to it.
I wonder sometimes if home-landers ever knew that average Americans live outside the borders too?