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High Taxes

This WSJ Chart About Taxing The Rich Doesn't Tell The Whole Story

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 04.14.2014 | Business

The Wall Street Journal trolled the private-jet set this weekend, warning the wealthy of the "sticker shock" of soaring taxes. But fear not, rich peop...

Higher Taxes Haven't Hurt High Earners Much

CNBC | Robert Frank | Posted 03.27.2013 | Business

CNBC: Before Jan. 1, many warned that taxing the wealthy would snuff out the recovery. If the wealthy had to pay more taxes, they would spend less,...

Worst States for Retirement 2011

Richard Barrington | Posted 12.11.2011 | Fifty
Richard Barrington

For the second year in a row, has ranked the best and worst U.S. states for retirement. We based our rankings on four factors: economic factors, climate, life expectancy and crime rate.

Banana Republic?

José Fernando López | Posted 11.07.2011 | Latino Voices
José Fernando López

Even though they possess one of the worst income distributions in the world, according to a recent study by Inter-American Dialogue, rich Latin Americans are not very generous in tax matters.

Will Higher Taxes Tank the Economy?

The Fiscal Times | BRUCE BARTLETT | Posted 08.24.2011 | Business

The main sticking point in negotiations between Republicans and Democrats on deficit reduction measures to accompany a rise in the debt limit is wheth...

"I Told You So's" Everywhere

Jeff Madrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeff Madrick

Since the credit crisis, the establishment is registering their fears of free markets across the American landscape. But where were these people for the last thirty years? And where was the media?