Reverse Subsidiarity: Never forget that when you pass over money (via taxes) to an entity bigger than you are such as a state and/or federal government, you are passing over money to a bureaucracy that is slower, more inefficient, more wasteful, more cowardly, more removed, less informed, less caring, less competent, and likely more corrupt than you are.sp
Why should we allow the 1% to covertly create massive tax avoidance for the 1%?
Does the recently enacted tax cut benefit corporations and the wealthy more than it does the middle-class and poor?
Is there any proven evidence that tax cuts pay for themselves?
Flat tax + Progressive tax = Progressive Flat Tax
- no deductions
- no credits
- no loopholes
Taxes are the price we pay for civilization.
- compliance: Avalara
- disincentivizing negative behavior for the common good: Pigovian Tax
- keep it simple: ReadyReturn
- music: Taxman Beatles
- point of diminishing returns: Laffer Curve
- reform: A Fine Mess Reid
- spreadsheet: U.S. Federal Income Tax Form 1040