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How A VAT Could Tax The Rich And Pay For Universal Basic Income
The Congressional Budget Office just projected a series of $1 trillion budget deficits—as far as the eye can see. Narrowing that deficit will require not...
January 30, 2020
William G. Gale
New Tax Credit Could End Poverty For US Workers And Boost the Middle Class
In a new paper , I propose a universal earned income tax credit (UEITC)—a one-for-one match on the first $10,000 of earnings delivered through a...
May 21, 2019
Leonard E. Burman
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