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We could put in a flat tax and it would enable us to cut billions out of the IRS budget!!!!

We could put in a flat tax and it would enable us to cut billions out of the IRS budget!!!! May 14, 2013 2:34PM IRS Budget Soars By Chris Edwards Share The revelations of IRS officials targeting conservative and libertarian groups suggest that now is a good time for lawmakers to review a broad range […]

The Flat Tax is the way to go.

The Flat Tax is the way to go. Since Leftists Don’t Like Corporate Loopholes, They Should Support the Flat Tax August 9, 2012 by Dan Mitchell I appeared on CNBC a couple of days ago to discuss a new report which claims that some big U.S. companies “only” paid 9 percent of their income to the […]

Flat Tax would lower the incentive to avoid paying taxes

The Flat Tax would lower the incentive to avoid paying taxes to the government. Then it seems that those who complain about all the  Washington influence-peddling and lobbying  should support the Flat Tax. Max Brantley of the Arkansas Times complains probably the most but there is no way he would favor trying to lesson the problem […]

The flat tax will grow the economy

If we want the economy to grow then we should look closely at a flat tax. A Primer on the Flat Tax and Fundamental Tax Reform August 11, 2012 by Dan Mitchell In previous posts, I put together tutorials on the Laffer Curve, tax competition, and the economics of government spending. Today, we’re going to look […]

A flat tax is the answer

Uploaded by afq2007 on Mar 29, 2010 This Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation video shows how the flat tax would benefit families and businesses, and also explains how this simple and fair system would boost economic growth and eliminate the special-interest corruption of the internal revenue code. http://www.freedomandprosperity.org __________________________________ Dan Mitchell hits the nail […]

Flat tax is all the over world but USA still has complicated tax code

It is amazing to me that Reagan put in only 3 levels of taxation before he left office but now we have made it complicated again. Take a look at this video from the Cato Institute. Uploaded by catoinstitutevideo on Apr 13, 2009 This video was produced by Caleb Brown ( http://www.twitter.com/cobrown ) and Austin […]

A flat tax is the answer

Uploaded by afq2007 on Mar 29, 2010 This Center for Freedom and Prosperity Foundation video shows how the flat tax would benefit families and businesses, and also explains how this simple and fair system would boost economic growth and eliminate the special-interest corruption of the internal revenue code. http://www.freedomandprosperity.org __________________________________ Dan Mitchell hits the nail […]

Cato Institute grades Perry’s flat tax

I really like to read Dan Mitchell’s opinions. Grading Perry’s Flat Tax: Some Missing Homework, but a Solid B+ Posted by Daniel J. Mitchell Governor Rick Perry of Texas has announced a plan, which he outlines in the Wall Street Journal, to replace the corrupt and inefficient internal revenue code with a flat tax. Let’s […]

FRIEDMAN FRIDAY “How to Cure Inflation” in Milton Friedman’s FREE TO CHOOSE Part 1 of 7 Taxation without representation: Getting knocked up to higher tax brackets because of inflation!!!!

In 1980 I read the book FREE TO CHOOSE by Milton Friedman and it really enlightened me a tremendous amount.  I suggest checking out these episodes and transcripts of Milton Friedman’s film series FREE TO CHOOSE: “The Failure of Socialism” and “What is wrong with our schools?”  and “Created Equal”  and  From Cradle to Grave, […]

Open letter to President Obama (Part 688) “How to Cure Inflation” in Milton Friedman’s FREE TO CHOOSE Part 1 of 7 Taxation without representation: Getting knocked up to higher tax brackets because of inflation!!!!

Open letter to President Obama (Part 688) (Emailed to White House on July 29, 2013) President Obama c/o The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 Dear Mr. President, I know that you receive 20,000 letters a day and that you actually read 10 of them every day. I really do respect you […]