Research & Commentary: Capital Gains Taxes
The current capital gains tax rate of 15 percent is set to increase substantially at the end of the year as the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts sunset.
Research & Commentary: Privatization
The concept of privatization is relatively simple: a shifting of a government-provided service or aspects of it to a private business subject to the rigors of a competitive marketplace.
Research & Commentary: Severability and Obamacare
Research & Commentary: The Upcoming Dividend Tax Increase
One tax hike set to take effect January 1, 2011 unless Congressional action is taken is a 164 percent increase in the tax on dividends.
Research & Commentary: Virtual Schools
Research & Commentary: Nutrition Information Overload
One of the new requirements of President Barack Obama’s health care legislation concerns disclosure of nutrition information in restaurants — essentially a tactic designed to shame people into bett
Research & Commentary: VAT Will Increase Both Debt and Taxes
A value-added tax (VAT) is a sales tax applied at each stage of production for a good or service, instead of only at the point of final sale.
Research & Commentary: A Different Way to Budget
States are beginning to turn away from baseline budgeting, a method that has proven ineffective in keeping the size of government to a responsible level.
Research & Commentary: Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
Research & Commentary: Constitutionality of School Voucher Programs
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