The Significance of a Three-Fifths Compromise?

Answer The Three-Fifths Compromise established each slave within the United States as three-fifths of a person for purposes of apportioning representation and taxation in each state. The compromise came i... Read More »

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Who came up with the 3/5 compromise?

The three-fifths compromise was suggested by James Madison on June 30, 1787. The three-fifths compromise, written into the language of the original constitution, stated that for taxation and govern... Read More »

How to Compromise?

Isn't it difficult to get anything done if you want one thing and someone else wants another? This is where compromise comes in. If you want to learn how to successfully compromise, read on.

Why won't he compromise?

You must prioritize your life. I understand what you are saying but your husband is going through a very difficult time in his life and though you think you understand, you don't. That isn't your f... Read More »

Can I do an IRS offer in compromise myself?

An individual taxpayer can make an Offer in Compromise to the IRS without legal representation. The IRS says the decision to forgo an attorney comes down to how comfortable you feel about represent... Read More »