Taxes
  • Chart of the Day: US Household Income

    By Michael Rainey

    The Congressional Budget Office released a new report Monday on the distribution of income in the U.S. Ignoring means-tested transfers and federal taxes, the average household income in 2014 was $19,...

  • Democrats’ New Weapon in the Tax Wars: Interactive Maps

    By Michael Rainey

    The political battle over the effects of the Republican tax cuts is heating up, with Democratic lawmakers on the Joint Economic Committee releasing a set of interactive maps Monday designed to show...

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    Tax Bill Throws Wicked Curve at Pro Sports Teams

    By Michael Rainey

    Thanks to a 1967 ruling from the IRS, professional sports franchises have made trades without worrying about taxes. Under the rule, player contacts were swapped as “like-kind property,” a tax-free...

  • A Withering Take on the New Pass-Through Tax Rules

    By The Fiscal Times Staff

    Daniel Shaviro , a tax law professor at New York University, published an analysis of the new U.S. rules for pass-throughs, and the abstract for the paper is just scorching: "The pass-through rules...

  • Federal income tax rates fell during the Ronald Reagan years—no surprise there. But according to March data from the <a href="http://www.taxpolicycenter.org/taxfacts/displayafact.cfm?Docid=226" target="_blank">Tax Policy Center</a>, rates have continued t

    Liberal and Conservative Policy Wonks Agree: Sneaky Tax Breaks Need to Go

    By Michael Rainey

    There was rare agreement across the political spectrum at the House Ways and Means Tax Policy subcommittee hearing this week, with policy experts from Heritage Foundation, the Institute on Taxation...

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