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November 18, 2015

Why Republican Presidential Candidates Should Abandon Their VAT Tax Proposals


To introduce a hidden tax as part of a tax plan is a sure path to failure of transparency, and a failure to serve the citizens.

November 11, 2015

The Most Important Tax Reformer Was Not On the Debate Stage


For tax reform, new Ways & Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady's priorities matter more than those of any presidential candidate.

November 4, 2015

Don't Bother with myRA


Today, the Treasury Department rolled out the new myRA retirement accounts with almost no fanfare. And it’s easy to see why: The myRA is a retirement savings policy embarrassment.

September 2, 2015

The Clouded Judgment of Tax Authorities


Revenue agencies will often seek to extend taxes well beyond what was contemplated when legislation was enacted, in the name of securing ever more money for government, even to the detriment of innovation.

August 26, 2015

If You Were Oreo, You'd Leave Chicago, Too


Chicago, Illinois, and the U.S. shouldn’t expect companies to invest at home when their policies send the opposite message.

July 29, 2015

What Is the Point of Tax Reform?


To achieve real economic growth, tax reform must be a tax cut.

July 22, 2015

The Federal Government Wants Even More of Your Personal Information


Given government's inability to protect sensitive personal information, public policy should move toward putting less, rather than more, taxpayer information in the hands of government.

June 1, 2015

Digital Discrimination


In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes. Thanks to the inaction of Congress, taxes are multiple, discriminatory, and certain in the digital world.

May 6, 2015

Backsliding on Spending Restraint


If Republicans backslide over spending restraint, they will betray their voters, devalue their political brand, and validate the accusations of their sternest Tea Party critics.

April 8, 2015

Want Lower Taxes? You Might Want to Move


by Andrew Parker

If you want lower taxes you have three options...and one might involve a moving truck.

 

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