Mitten’s Return

Mitten’s Return
The new obsession with Mitt Romney’s tax returns baffles me. We all know he makes a lot of money. A whole lot of money. We already know he paid close to a 15% tax rate since his income came almost exclusively from taxes. We also already know that he invested money overseas, which, for some ...

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 ...