Maine People’s Alliance Asks Bank of America to Pay Up 

The Maine People’s Alliance is asking Bank of America to pay its fair share of federal taxes.Members of the non-profit group along with local business owners gathered in front of the Bangor branch downtown.The group has released a report saying the bank hasn’t paid any federal taxes since 2009.The group says its findings show the bank actually received 5 billion dollars in federal income tax returns.”As all of us are paying our taxes across the country, today this corporation pays no taxes and actually continues to receive federal money,” said Community Organizer Nicole Brown.Protests were also held at Bank of America branches in Augusta and Portland.