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Tax Day insights

April 15Suggested readings for Tax Day 2013:

Joseph Stiglitz in the New York Times on “A Tax System Stacked Against the 99 Percent,”

Travis Waldron at Think Progress on “Five Ways the Tax Code Subsidizes the Wealthiest Americans,”

David Cay Johnston on the fast-shrinking budget of our national tax police, and, of course,

our own recent series – “Profiles in corporate tax avoidance” featuring profiles of Duke Energy, Merck & Co. and International Paper.

 

 

4 Comments


  1. Bad Pharma

    April 15, 2013 at 5:51 pm

    Merck is so powerful there were able to get a special session of the Lege called last decade. Remember when the N and O ran pics of Jim Hunt and Gilmartin on the front page?

  2. Alex

    April 16, 2013 at 10:11 am

    Why do we want to read tax policy from an avowed Socialist, Joseph Stiglitz and his buddy George Soros ?

  3. david esmay

    April 16, 2013 at 10:39 am

    Why should we subject ourselves to the right wing drivel of Alex and Milton Friedmind?

  4. Alex

    April 16, 2013 at 11:29 am

    When they created the term “big-time Charlie”, they almost had to be thinking about esmay !

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