Tax Policy Center
France's Clever Robin Hood Tax
Bucking the trend of European economic austerity dogma, France is ramming through a host of measures to get their economy on track that consist mostly of increasing taxes on the rich - a wildly popular prospect with the majority of French people. Some of the measures are aimed ...read more
Romney's Laughable Tax Claims
In the latest episode of Aaron Sorkin's 'The Newsroom' on HBO, presenter Will McAvoy continues his noble fight to dispel Right wing myths and civilize discourse in America. We learn in the episode that McAvoy is a registered Republican, but is so distressed by the grotesque ...read more
How Long Can Republicans Keep Up Mythical Economics?
By Ben Cohen: For 30 years, Republicans have espoused an economic theory that has wreaked havoc on America's poor, funneled wealth upwards at an unprecedented rate and brought the economy to the brink of destruction. Their simple mantra that tax cuts for the rich and ...read more