According to Gallup, a record high 52% of Americans now want government to "redistribute wealth by heavy taxes on the rich.” This disturbing trend also helps explain the 2012 election result.
Stories of IRS abuse are both legendary and historically accurate. It is time to repeal the income tax and the Internal Revenue Service.
by Jack Fischl
by Brian Garst
States should abolish lotteries like Mega Millions and Powerball. Lotteries take advantage of those who least understand the odds and can least afford to pay.
by Seamus Light
Ever wonder how the rich avoid paying taxes? Here is how they do it.
New York's sin tax on cigarettes is a textbook example of the Laffer Curve: a point of diminishing returns from raising taxes after which revenues decline as rates (and crime) increase.
It's easy to cast Apple and other multi-national corporations as the villains in avoiding corporate taxes, but our whole corporate tax system is to blame for millions in lost revenue.