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
Research & Commentary: Extending the Bush Tax Cuts
Without Congressional action the Bush tax cuts will sunset on January 1, 2011 and raise U.S. residents’ tax bills by a whopping $3.1 trillion over the next 10 years.
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