May 17, 2022 12:00 pm

Gov. Newsom Proposes Eliminating One of California’s Many Marijuana Taxes

The cultivation tax has driven up the cost of growing cannabis, fueling illegal operations and the state’s enormous black market.

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May 12, 2022 12:27 pm

A Global Tax Cartel Would Be as Bad as It Sounds

Several studies have found that the vast majority of costs incurred by increased corporate taxes are passed along to workers in the form of lower wages.

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May 9, 2022 6:30 am

Pro-Choice Activists Protest Outside Homes of John Roberts, Brett Kavanaugh

Plus: Elon Musk’s plans for Twitter, officials want to tax NFTs, and more…

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May 9, 2022 2:05 am

How Congress Should Investigate Joe Biden’s Taxes

If and when Republicans take control of Congress next year, they should investigate Joe Biden’s questionable tax conduct.

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May 6, 2022 10:26 am

Gov. Polis Wants You…To Be in Charge of Your Own Life

The libertarianish Colorado Democrat is devolving decision-making to parents and trying to lower the income tax to zero.

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May 6, 2022 8:35 am

Florida Man Lawsuit: DeSantis’ War on Disney Is Unconstitutionally Raising My Taxes

Three state residents argue a new state law eliminating Disney’s self-governing status unfairly makes taxpayers responsible for over $1 billion of the company’s debt.

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May 5, 2022 1:30 pm

A New Report Explains How California Screwed Up Marijuana Legalization

Heavy regulation, high taxes, and local bans combined to cripple the legal cannabis industry, which accounts for just a third of the state’s pot market.

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May 4, 2022 1:01 pm

The State Took Her Home Because She Missed $900 in Property Taxes

Tawanda Hall’s house was worth $286,000 more than her overdue tax bill. There was nothing she could do about it.

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May 3, 2022 3:00 am

Why a Wealth Tax Is a Bad Idea

Billionaires are better at figuring out what to do with their money than the government will ever be.

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April 29, 2022 12:30 pm

Don’t Wait! The National Debt Is Only Getting Worse

New CBO report shows that the longer Congress waits to deal with the debt, the bigger the problem becomes.

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April 28, 2022 9:35 am

No, Florida Republicans Do Not Care About Crony Capitalism

The state has 1,288 independent special districts. But we aren’t hearing significant GOP complaints about anyone’s but Disney’s.

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April 26, 2022 6:35 am

No, Elon Musk Didn’t Pay a 3.27 Percent Tax Rate

Plus: How misinformation spreads, ignoring inflation, and more…

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April 22, 2022 6:30 am

Business Tax on Freelance Writers Heads to Virginia Supreme Court

Plus: The roots of the housing crisis, the U.S. Supreme Court reconsiders Miranda warnings, a judge halts Kentucky’s abortion law, and more…

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