State and local governments depend on many different types of taxes, one of which is known as an excise tax. Like general sales taxes, excise taxes are paid on the purchase of an item. But unlike sales taxes, excise...
- Audio: Scott Hodge on Economic Stimulus
Audio: Scott Hodge on Economic Stimulus
Regarding Sarah Kliff’s Jan. 11 Wonkblog excerpt, “An excise tax the U.S. could swallow”: A lot of the data circulating recently on the effectiveness of a national soda tax is tied up in faulty assumptions. Ms. Kliff cited a...
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