Tax Policy Center


Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
The idea of replacing all major federal taxes with a national sales tax – and using the opportunity to “abolish” the IRS – has been...
January 12, 2023John Buhl
Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms: TaxVox
GOP Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee recently got into a spirited debate with Fox News anchor Chris Wallace about Huckabee’s proposal to replace all federal taxes with a national retail sales tax, called the FairTax by its supporters. Wallace pointed out that low-income people spend a much
May 27, 2015Leonard E. Burman