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October 5, 2022

Tax Competition Works

Tax competition works, which is why high-tax states don't like it.

September 14, 2022

A Tariff Is a Tax

While many taxes have gone up since their inception, tariffs—which are a tax—have gone down. 

August 31, 2022

The Injustice of the Student Debt Bailout

Congrats to everyone who didn't have college debt. Now you do.

August 17, 2022

The IRS Shows Its Guns

IRS agents embrace taxpayers with both "arms."

August 3, 2022

Inflation Reduction Act Will Increase Taxes for Most People

President Biden said he wouldn’t raise taxes on people making under $400,000. His revised version to build back better does exactly that.

June 22, 2022

End the Tax on Phantom Gains

High-inflation times, like now, demonstrate why any capital gains taxes should be based on real gains, not phantom gains. 

June 8, 2022

Taxes Cause Deadweight Loss

Economists know to look under the covers when it comes to taxes, and they often find what's known as "deadweight loss."

May 18, 2022

We've Only Just Begun . . . to Spend

If you think inflation is bad now, wait until state and local governments and the feds start spending all of that appropriated money in the infrastructure bill.

May 11, 2022

Cut in Corporate Tax Rates Overachieved

The 2017 tax cut legislation performed better than the CBO predicted, and even better than I predicted.

May 4, 2022

Supreme Court Correctly Rules on . . . SALT Deduction

One of the reasons the SALT cap withstood the court challenge is because it’s actual legislation. It would be a grotesque overreach for the judicial branch to overturn a legitimate exercise of self-government through the legislative process.

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