by Alan Pyke Posted on April 30, 2014
The richest people in the country pay lower Social Security taxes than you do. Fixing that would shore up the system for 75 years.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on April 29, 2014
$6.30 is enough to get you kicked out of your home.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 26, 2014
The online retail giant might never have become the market-reshaping force it is today if it hadn't been able to cheat the sales tax system for two decades.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 25, 2014
Companies with CEO-to-worker pay ratios below 100 would be rewarded with a tax cut.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 24, 2014
Republicans are pushing a regressive income tax cut with a sentence that could eliminate taxes on earnings above $9,000.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 22, 2014
Funding for the IRS is lower than it was four years ago, which means it will bring in less tax revenue.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 15, 2014 Updated: April 15, 2014
The Earned Income Tax Credit means the difference between buying the necessities and hardship for many poor families.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on April 15, 2014
Undocumented immigrants paid more than $10.6 billion in state and local taxes in 2010, but immigration reform could greatly increase those tax revenues.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 15, 2014
Filing taxes may feel like a drag, but tax rates are actually relatively low in the United States.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 14, 2014
The deficit continued to fall in the first part of 2014, continuing last year's steep decline.