Category Archives: Taxes

The border tax adjustment can’t make Mexico pay for the wall

  By Alan D. Viard Yesterday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer floated an idea … Continue reading

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Hillary: The Conservative Hope

by Bret Stephens The right can survive liberal presidents. Trump will kill its best ideas … Continue reading

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Why California’s risky experiment with a $15 an hour minimum wage will likely backfire, Part I

By Mark J. Perry California lawmakers signed legislation last week to raise the state’s minimum … Continue reading

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Jeb Bush: My Tax Overhaul to Unleash 4% Growth

By Jeb Bush Three income-tax rates: 10%, 25% and 28%, plus a 20% corporate rate … Continue reading

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How High Are Property Taxes in Your State?

By  Jared Walczak States tax real property in a variety of ways: some impose a … Continue reading

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The Tax Burden Rises

WSJ, Editorial Board The share of income paid by workers keeps rising. Your government hopes … Continue reading

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Ramsey: When It Comes to Tax Cuts, Does Size Matter?

By Ross Ramsey, Texas Tribune What the Texas Legislature calls tax relief looks like chump … Continue reading

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High-income Americans pay most income taxes, but enough to be ‘fair’?

By Drew DeSilver, Pew Research Center Americans don’t much like the federal tax system, a … Continue reading

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Patrick’s Tax Cut Package Triggering Debate

by Aman Batheja, Texas Tribune While Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick prepares to have the Texas … Continue reading

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Ramsey: Killing a Tax Without Saving Taxpayers a Dime

by Ross Ramsey, Texas Tribune Careful readers will find an Easter egg tucked in one … Continue reading

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