Taxation Category

April 4, 2019

Four Ways for Republicans to Fix Health Care

They keep searching for a politically safe silver bullet that slays Obamacare and yet leaves everyone happy. That plan doesn’t exist.

March 31, 2019

New York Agrees to Congestion Pricing, Mansion Tax and Plastic Bag Ban in $175 Billion Budget Deal

The budget agreement, announced early Sunday, included a new tax on high-end homes and a fee to drive into Manhattan’s busiest areas.

March 30, 2019

The Incredible Shrinking Trump Boom

At least corporate accountants are having some fun.

March 29, 2019

Economic View: Modern Monetary Theory Makes Sense, Up to a Point

Urgent goals might justify more debt for a while, the economist Robert Shiller says, but this does not license unlimited spending or endlessly accelerating debt.