Taxes seem to be a controversial topic in our modern times for some reason. Even before the Coronavirus pandemic, the topic of property and income taxes seemed to set people off. You would think that all Americans would like to keep more of their hard-earned money, but many seem to enjoy wasting part of their…

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Democrats love to pretend that their pet project cities full of liberal policies and values are slices of heaven on Earth. They’re delusional. New York City is a perfect example. The City Council is dedicating much of its efforts to reduce the homelessness problem that has gripped the progressive paradise. Their solution is to just…

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If you work for a living, odds are you’ve looked at your paycheck at the end of the month and been annoyed at how much of your money the federal government takes. And as more time passes, it seems like big government continues to take more and more of your hard earned money. Under President…

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The government is wasting your tax dollars again, shocking right? Well, unless you’ve been living under a rock your whole life, this is nothing new. The Government insists that they can use the massive tax burden they place on you efficiently, and nine times out of ten, they can’t. The government wastes your taxpayer dollars…

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Elizabeth Warren has spent her entire presidential campaign dodging, with Muhammad Ali like precision, the question of how she intends to pay for Medicare for All. She has consistently claimed that costs will go up for the wealthy, but will go down for middle-class families. President Trump put it best when he said, “sounds good,…

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What happens when high-earners are hit with “millionaires’ taxes” in their states? They take their money elsewhere. States like California, New York, Maine, Connecticut, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia have such levies and these states seldom, if at all, benefit from them. City Journal has the story: Instead of generating a reliable revenue stream, millionaires’…

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Months after tax reform passed into law, Americans are still seeing the benefits. We won’t see the full list of benefits for a few years, but it’s a really good sign that we are seeing a lot of them now. The gross domestic product (GDP) is over 4 percent for the second quarter, wages have…

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The Cato Institute recently came out with its annual list of “Freedom in the 50 States.” The think tank examined all of the states’ policies ranging from taxation to debt, educational choice, gun rights, and other policy issues. The best states ranked for overall freedom are Florida, New Hampshire, Indiana, Colorado and Nevada. Fiscal and…

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