Promoting freedom, innovation, and growth

Connect with IPI

Receive news, research, and updates

PublicationsPublications RSS Feed

Publication Type 

 

March 21, 2017

The Debt Ceiling's Baaaaack! What Will Republicans Do?


Republicans challenged President Obama efforts to raise the debt ceiling by demanding spending cuts. Now that the debt ceiling is back and Republicans are in control, will they be as aggressive in pushing spending cuts?

March 16, 2017

On Tax Reform, You Can't Expense What You Can't Afford


Congressional leaders need to remember that the goal of tax reform is increased growth through increased business investment.

March 14, 2017

Republicans Have a Plan to Bailout Health Insurers


Republicans fought hard to end health insurer bailouts under Obamacare; so why do they include them in the American Health Care Act?

March 9, 2017

Let's Be Honest About Border Adjusted Taxes


We don’t know whether border adjustment taxes will end up as part of the final tax reform package, but the arguments merit honest debate.

March 7, 2017

The Republican Replace Plan Is Unlikely to Lower Health Insurance Costs


Obamacare abandoned actuarial principles, which is a primary reason why the health insurance exchanges are collapsing.  The Republican replace plan does the same thing.

March 3, 2017

Ailing Texas Telemedicine May Be On the Mend


Restrictions, such as what exists for now in Texas, simply increase health care cost, restrict opportunity and choice for patients, and smack of paternalistic big government.

March 2, 2017

Progress on Telemedicine in the States


Infusing technology in health care can save money and provide great benefits to patients.

February 28, 2017

Taxpayers Are the Real 'Forgotten Man'


There are two ways of viewing the "Forgotten Man": William Graham Sumner identified the right definition in 1883.  President Trump seems to taking a similar approach.

February 21, 2017

Explaining Conservatives' Decades-Long Support for Refundable Tax Credits


There is a reason why Republicans are coalescing around a refundable tax credit instead of direct subsidies for health insurance.

February 15, 2017

The Costs of Revenue Neutrality


Some argue that tax reform must be revenue neutral so that it doesn't cost the economy. But revenue neutral tax reform will have significant costs as well.

 

Total Records: 1550

 

 

  • TaxBytes-New

Copyright Institute for Policy Innovation 2017. All Rights Reserved Privacy Policy Contact IPI.

e-resources e-resources