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October 3, 2019
North Carolina Extends Sales Taxes to More Digital Products, Services
Broadens the scope of the sales tax on digital property.
Taxes
September 18, 2019
Illinois Raises Gas Tax to Nation’s Third Highest
After Illinois Doubled Its Gas Tax, the State Trails Only California and Pennsylvania.
Government Spending
September 3, 2019
Price Gouging Laws Are Knowledge Embargoes That Should Be Repealed
Category 4 Hurricane Dorian, with winds reaching 140 miles per hour, is creeping toward Florida.
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Government Spending
August 29, 2019
More Force Won’t Fix the American Diet
Two nutritionists (Dariush Mozaffarian and Dan Glickman) have sounded the alarm about the American diet, saying bluntly what most of us know intuitively to be true.
Taxes
August 12, 2019
IRS Roadmap Illustrates Complexity of Federal Tax System
“Subway map” illustrates the tangled taxpaying process, from getting answers to tax law questions up through audits, appeals, and litigation
Taxes
July 29, 2019
U.S. Treasury Rule Foils States’ Attempts to Circumvent Tax Deductibility Cap
The U.S. Treasury has stymied efforts by high-tax states to circumvent the cap on the deductibility of state and local taxes (SALT) on federal tax returns.

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Taxes
October 3, 2019
By Vivian E. Jones
Broadens the scope of the sales tax on digital property.
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September 18, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
After Illinois Doubled Its Gas Tax, the State Trails Only California and Pennsylvania.
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September 3, 2019
By Art Carden
Category 4 Hurricane Dorian, with winds reaching 140 miles per hour, is creeping toward Florida.
August 29, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
Two nutritionists (Dariush Mozaffarian and Dan Glickman) have sounded the alarm about the American diet, saying bluntly what most of us know intuitively to be true.
August 12, 2019
By Vivian E. Jones
“Subway map” illustrates the tangled taxpaying process, from getting answers to tax law questions up through audits, appeals, and litigation
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July 29, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The U.S. Treasury has stymied efforts by high-tax states to circumvent the cap on the deductibility of state and local taxes (SALT) on federal tax returns.
July 23, 2019
By Jim Lakely
The Heartlander, Summer 2019
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July 15, 2019
By Jake Grant
The Louisiana State Legislature adjourned before final passage of a proposed tax on fantasy sports players.
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July 10, 2019
By Walter Starck
Our existing political systems evolved at a time of much more gradual social, economic and technological change and to restrain excessive government they were designed to be cumbersome.
July 9, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
The state’s Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights (TABOR) requires the state and local governments to refund excess revenues to residents.