BOA made $10 billion in profits last year. However, they paid nothing in taxes.
The UAW's Miguel Foster called the area's foreclosure epidemic an "economic and human catastrophe" that is affecting many of his union's members.
The foreclosure crisis which continues to ravage communities across the country is also harming working people in New York City, even though 64% of the city's 8 million residents live in rental apartments.
"We are all making sacrifices. But what are the banks doing?"
100 protesters rallied in front of Bank of America here on Tax Day to single out that bank for enjoying huge profits while paying little or no taxes.
The banking industry showed its callous disregard for working families when J.P. Morgan Chase foreclosed on and overcharged thousands of troops on active duty.
According to a federal panel, "reckless" banks and faulty regulators were the chief source of the recent crisis.
The new television commercial about New York state sounds good - so why are labor and community groups worried?
Banks seized more than one million homes last year, a new record - and are poised to seize more.
Six people were arrested December 20 when they locked arms as they attempted to enter a Bank of America branch in Missouri, refusing police orders to turn back during a protest against the bank's home foreclosures.