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July 26, 2016
GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
Taxes
June 24, 2017
‘Carried Interest’: Let’s Not Increase Taxes On Our Economy’s Engine
Leftism is such an easy soundbite sell. It’s a gaggle of five-second one-liners that seem to make perfect sense – right up until someone applies actual thought to any of them.
Taxes
June 23, 2017
Tax Reform Would Modernize How U.S. Taxes Global Business Income
With the highest top marginal tax rate in the developed world, if not the entire world, at nearly 40%, counting state corporate taxes on average, this U.S. taxation is very burdensome.
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Taxes
June 23, 2017
A Principled Tax Reform Allows Expensing of all Business Costs
Classic tax reform involves reducing rates in return for closing loopholes. But what is a loophole? Is any deduction a loophole?
Alcohol & Tobacco
June 22, 2017
PRESS RELEASE: Heartland Institute Experts Comment on New York Bill to Ban Vaping Where Smoking Is Banned
"Treating e-cigarettes like cigarettes can’t possibly lower exposure to secondhand smoke, because there is no secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes." - Jeff Stier
Taxes
June 21, 2017
Obama’s IRS 2.0 (Or 3.0…4.0?…Or Is It…?)
Remember the Barack Obama Administration’s Internal Revenue Service (IRS) scandal?

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Taxes
June 24, 2017
By Seton Motley
Leftism is such an easy soundbite sell. It’s a gaggle of five-second one-liners that seem to make perfect sense – right up until someone applies actual thought to any of them.
June 23, 2017
By Peter Ferrara
With the highest top marginal tax rate in the developed world, if not the entire world, at nearly 40%, counting state corporate taxes on average, this U.S. taxation is very burdensome.
June 23, 2017
By Peter Ferrara
Classic tax reform involves reducing rates in return for closing loopholes. But what is a loophole? Is any deduction a loophole?
June 22, 2017
By Matthew Glans, Jeff Stier, John Dale Dunn
"Treating e-cigarettes like cigarettes can’t possibly lower exposure to secondhand smoke, because there is no secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes." - Jeff Stier
June 21, 2017
By Seton Motley
Remember the Barack Obama Administration’s Internal Revenue Service (IRS) scandal?
June 20, 2017
By Seton Motley
The late Supreme Court Chief Justice (amongst many other impressive gigs) John Marshall rightly noted “The power to tax – is the power to destroy.” The power to OverTax, of course – will destroy even more.
June 19, 2017
By Daniel Sutter
Americans seem to have a problem saving for retirement.  This problem has implications for our own lives and for employer-provided pension plans.
June 15, 2017
By Jesse Hathaway
Government spending and its evil twin, taxation, harm people every day, sometimes mocking taxpayers by claiming to help them, even as they inflict serious economic damage.
June 15, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
Three members of Congress officially called on Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen to answer questions about the agency’s probe of Coinbase.
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June 13, 2017
By Clifford Thies
What if Republicans were to recklessly cut tax rates? Would the economy grow or lose in the long run?