Ted Cruz Tax Plan Needs More Time In The Oven

Ted Cruz Tax Plan Needs More Time In The Oven
Last week I discussed Rand Paul’s EZ Tax Plan, which is a flat tax that sounds nice, but has little chance of success. Today, I’m moving to another flat tax plan, this one proposed by Tea Party Favorite Ted Cruz. Before this post, I’d heard a bit here and there about Ted Cruz’s tax plan, ...

Why Rand Paul’s EZ Tax Will Fail

Why Rand Paul's EZ Tax Will Fail
UPDATE: Rand Paul has come up with a new Fair and Flat Tax Plan. Read about it here. It’s the day after Tax Day, so it’s time to do something fun. For me, since I’m attracted to Tax and Economic Analysis like a dog to vomit, I thought I’d start looking at our upcoming presidential ...

Falling Flat

Falling Flat
I’m sorry to tell any of you who were hoping for some change, but we will never have a flat tax system. Not a real one, at least, so just leave it alone. I’m talking about any kind of flat tax. Flat individual income tax. Flat corporate income tax. Herman Cain’s “9-9-9” plan. It’s just ...