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September 13, 2023

Reducing 'Tax Expenditures' Can Hurt Economic Growth

Rethinking and bad thinking about the notion of "tax expenditures."

August 30, 2023

The Bizarre Economics of 'Tax Expenditures'

The term "tax expenditure" may not mean what you think it means. 

August 3, 2023

Don't Trade SALT for Broccoli

Physicians may think too much salt is bad for your health, but many economists believe some SALT is good for the economy. 

July 19, 2023

A Critical Tax Case Goes to the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Moore vs. United States, which could open the door to almost unlimited federal taxation of wealth deemed as income. It’s likely the most important tax case of the century.

July 5, 2023

Cuts in State Income Tax Rates Continue

More states are cutting their income tax rates, and that's good for three reasons.

June 14, 2023

The U.S. Tax Rate on Capital is Rising

Allowing the expensing of capital investment to phase out, as it's scheduled to do, would effectively increase taxes on business, with all the downsides that come with a tax increase.

May 17, 2023

We Need Another George Harrison

The Beatles learned the hard way how greedy the government can be. 

April 27, 2023

When Is Income Not Income?

The Washington state legislature and supreme court are ignoring the plain language of the state's constitution in order to impose a virtue-signaling capital gains tax on the wealthy. 

April 13, 2023

The Unconstitutional, Unjust, and Destructive Tax on Unrealized Capital Gains

Biden's tax on unrealized capital gains joins my growing list of the worst tax proposals. 

March 30, 2023

Tariffs: The Most Insidious Tax of All

Trump's tariffs, which Biden has retained, have cost Americans—not other countries—billions of dollars.

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