Topic: Eric Toder
A broad swath of Americans don't pay taxes. Do they have 'skin in the game' in America's success?
06/26/2011 03:00 pm
Tax credits, deductions, and exclusions raise after-tax income for nearly everyone
04/11/2011 10:57 am
A higher tax on investors and a lower tax on corporations could keep more investments in the US.
03/30/2011 09:45 am
The federal income tax base is full of holes, like special exemptions, deductions, and credits. Filling them in would broaden the tax base and help the deficit.
02/04/2011 10:10 am
To reduce the deficit, tax subsidies should be thought of as spending.
02/03/2011 05:18 pm
Most of the businessmen in the two top income brackets are not the lawyer or corner grocer who files Schedule C.
08/15/2010 04:30 am
The tax break will reduce federal revenues by $131 billion in 2012 -- but is it effective in fostering home ownership?
06/02/2010 12:01 pm
The Senate may soon consider a pre-paid estate tax, which would not only save the wealthy lots of money, but would also continue the full employment of estate tax lawyers.
05/20/2010 10:17 am
Americans are known for their conspicuous consumption habits. But has the urge to spend brought on some of the post-housing crisis, post-recession activism, like the 'Tea Party' movement?
05/13/2010 04:06 pm
A Value Added Tax (VAT) is a tax consumers pay on the market value added to a product at each stage of manufacture or distribution. There's a lot of chatter about the US implementing a VAT to solve its looming fiscal crisis.
04/19/2010 02:24 pm