[Update December 3: sometime this week I expect to add to this article including international income accounting details.] Taiwan’s Foxconn announced they will build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin. Continue Reading →
Newsweek recently published an article titled: ‘Was Stephen Paddock Normal? Many Gun Owners Keep 17 Firearms on Average.’ It’s based on a study that is all wrong. Article in The Continue Reading →
Four Republican senators have blocked Obamacare repeal. These same senators’ low-income constituents are among those most hurt by Obamacare’s individual mandate tax. Article in The Federalist, December 1, 2017.
The BBC flatly rejected a previous attempt to erect a statue in 2011, on the grounds that Orwell was too left-wing. Irony is now officially dead. Article appears in The Continue Reading →
Mostly those who make less than $50,000 per year. State-by-state breakdown below. This is a tax on the poor.
Civil asset forfeiture is a crime. I wrote this for the Wall Street Journal (July 24, 2017). As always, there was a lot of material that didn’t make it into Continue Reading →
Over on the Wall Street Journal website Richard Rubin and Heather Seidel have put together a video explaining some sacred cows of the US tax code. They use actual cows Continue Reading →
Reich is an idiot. If you must read what he says, you should assume the truth is the opposite of what he claims. Continue Reading →
Over the years we’ve repeatedly seen municipal bankruptcies, the state of Illinois virtually broke, and Puerto Rico’s finances under control of an outside board. All these events have one common factor: cities, states, and now one territory that have been run by the Democratic party. Truly the party of financial irresponsibility. Continue Reading →
[Update September 20] Equifax experienced a breach in March. Apparently they did not inform anyone. From Bloomberg: Equifax Inc. learned about a major breach of its computer systems in March Continue Reading →