Snivelling about capitalism... was Primaryinterface
26 Oct 2006 - 2:13pm
"Businesses ... ONLY want to maximize profits."
Actually, that's not true at all. Maximizing profits is the most
efficient way of maximizing your tax burden. Businesses generally try to
maximize growth while minimizing profit.
Profit/capital accumulation is usually used as a risk mitigation
strategy (think Microsoft).