July 5, 2023
Charles and Kathleen Moore of Washington State view "income" differently. If we care about sustaining an efficient, fair tax code, we should all try to understand why.
July 3, 2023
The US Supreme Court recently agreed to review the case of Moore v. United States . The question presented sounds dry and technical: “Whether the...
June 29, 2023
Huge tax and other subsidies for sports facilities are almost never good ideas. But two new, and especially egregious, examples of how public funds can...
June 27, 2023
House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) and President Biden recently agreed to cut back on some of the increased IRS funding enacted through last year’s Inflation...
June 26, 2023
About one year ago, the US Supreme Court struck down the constitutional right to abortion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization . Since then,...
June 26, 2023
The recent compromise between Republicans and Democrats on extending the federal debt limit was hailed for avoiding the disaster of a default, demonstrating that both...
June 21, 2023
In recent years, businesses have been able to fully deduct expenses related to research and development (R&D) in the year the investment was made (often...
June 20, 2023
House Republican plans to temporarily raise the standard deduction and restore more generous business tax deductions would result in modest tax cuts for most households...
June 15, 2023
Ohio’s House and Senate are debating the details of a tax cut, but both houses support plans to cut individual income tax rates and reduce...
June 12, 2023
Preliminary IRS data on the 2023 tax filing season illustrates that the agency has recovered from pandemic disruptions, with a calmer tax season thanks to...