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LETTERS

Laguna Woods Village - Only its Accountant and the IRS Know 

Posted March 5, 2011

Laguna Woods Village, CA;

To:  Carol Moore, Third Mutual President

Subject:  If PCM didn't report credit card income to IRS they are in deeper than they can imagine

 

Paul Loughrey

 

Editor's Note:  A previous letter referred to the $800K  man  - Robert Rizzo, the Bell, California city manager who was getting paid more than President Barack Obama, the police chief and more than the commander of the nearly 13,000-member LAPD. The city of Bell, mostly small homes is not unlike many American cities and common interest development (CID) such as Laguna Woods Village. Newspaper prefer not to cover controversial issues on a regular basis, for fear of alienating advertisers and sponsors. Consequently, citizens spend what little free time they have with family and recreation trusting their elected representatives will do the right thing.

Then one day BAM| when the citizens wake up, they end up picking a $14 trillion invoice, a tragic 9-11, or as in the city of Bell, a big surprise.   Or as Ali Saleh, who helped form the Bell Association to Stop the Abuse, might say:  "What caught us by surprise was the amount of money they were paying people
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