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April 1, 2020

A Better Solution to the Covid-19 Economic Crisis

This plan delivers the right amount of aid to the right people, and minimizes the eventual drain on taxpayer dollars.

March 25, 2020

"Stimulus" Is the Wrong Paradigm

Recession and economic stimulus is the wrong paradigm for the current situation. That hasn’t stopped many of our conservative friends from turning to the tried-and-true solutions of tweaking tax incentives, which don’t directly address the problem.

March 11, 2020

What Comes AFTER a Payroll Tax Cut?

Maybe it’s time for policymakers to start focusing on real structural reforms that result in long-term prosperity, instead of constantly relying on short-term fixes.

February 12, 2020

Make Business Expensing Permanent

How, exactly, do tax cuts stimulate economic growth? By encouraging businesses to invest. 

November 14, 2019

States' Internet Tax Grab Going Well--for Them

The Supreme Court's Wayfair decision gave states a new revenue stream—as well as an excuse to spend even more taxpayer money.

October 2, 2019

Court Upholds Limits on SALT Tax Deductions in Trump Tax Reform

A federal District Court has upheld the $10,000 cap on state and local taxes (SALT), and that’s a good thing.

August 21, 2019

Don't Cut the Payroll Tax, Unless...

A temporary cut in payroll taxes creates a unique opportunity to implement one of our favorite pro-growth policy ideas—personal retirement accounts.

July 17, 2019

They Want Your Retirement Savings

The SECURE Act will prevent you from using your IRA to bless your children and grandchildren. It would be an ominous precedent.

June 26, 2019

Could the 2020 Election Hinge on...Taxes?

The Democratic candidates all claim their new programs and tax increases would boost the economy. Ironically, their chief goal is to repeal Trump’s one accomplishment, tax reform, that actually has improved the economy.

June 5, 2019

Tariffs Are Taxes

President Trump is threatening to raise taxes on Americans. Again. That’s because tariffs are taxes, and they are paid by Americans, not by foreigners.

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