The Government Wants Your Gold
In this clip from RT’s Capital Account, federal tax practitioner, David Selig, blows the whistle on the US government’s nascent efforts to sink its talons into the gold holdings of American citizens:
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By Greg Guenthner
Posted July 25, 2016
The U.S. dollar has fired a warning shot across the bow of the commodities market. Anyone exposed to metals, miners, and oil plays needs to heed the dollar’s threat. If the greenback continues to press higher, we can expect more short-term pain in the commodity space. Greg Guenthner reports…