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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.

March 23, 2023

The Worst of the Biden Tax Increases

There are a number of candidates for the title of "Worst Tax Increases" in Biden's new tax proposals. Here's my two worst options.

March 9, 2023

Stock Buybacks are Good, Not Bad

Despite Democratic criticisms, there are good economic reasons why some companies choose to buy back their own stocks.

February 23, 2023

More Good News on State Taxes

States that have a low flat rate or no state income tax are seeing significant revenue growth.

February 9, 2023

Taxing Wealth Is Taxing Work

President Biden's effort to punish the wealthy with higher taxes reveals, yet again, that he doesn't understand either wealth or tax rates.

February 2, 2023

A Better Way to Pay for Roads

It’s time to start talking about phasing out fuel taxes and phasing in usage taxes. It simply makes sense that those who put the most stress on our transportation infrastructure and who profit from the roads have a proportional share in paying for them.

January 25, 2023

Constitutions Matter for Tax Rates

One benefit of a flat tax is that legislators can't stick it to high-income individuals and corporations without sticking it to everyone.

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