CBPP/Moody’s Say Democrat’s Proposals are Good for Economy, Republican’s, Not so Much

The Center on Budget Policies and Priorities is promoting a study by Moody’s of the recent bi-partisan tax bill which concludes that the Democratic parts of the bill are better for the economy than the Republican parts of the…

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Even More Lies about Tax Lies

“Facts are counter-revolutionary” – Eric Hoffer – Paul Campos of Salon is, predictably, calling Niall Ferguson a liar for accurately pointing out that the bottom 50% of Americans pay no federal income taxes: Of all…

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Some Truisms About Taxes, Fairness and Income Inequality

The Wall Street Journal in an article titled The Numbers Beside a Hot Button Issue states four truths about income tax rates and who is and who is not paying their fair share: The top 5%,…

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We Don’t Know What Romney’s Tax Plan is Yet, but it Will Benefit the Rich and Burden the Poor

Can we at least wait until we get the details on Romney’s plan before we start hyper-analyzing it? The New York Times is reacting with glee that the Tax Policy Center has concluded that Mitt Romney’s…

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CBPP Revelation: Tax Cuts Result in People Having More Money!

Paul Caron provides a link to a CBPP study that concludes (brace yourself) tax cuts given to the rich actually result in the rich having more money. This is the kind of thing that masquerades as news in…

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