The Tax Foundation’s International Tax Competitiveness Index ranks the United States tax code 32nd out of 34 OECD countries. An obvious question to ask, then, is why the U.S. remains so wealthy, and so successful at...
- Chart: Effects of Marriage on Income and Payroll Tax Liab...
Chart: Effects of Marriage on Income and Payroll Tax Liability
(For a full explanation of this chart, see Tax Foundation Fiscal Fact No. 352: Effects of Marriage on Tax Burden Vary Greatly with Income Level, Equality.)
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The Tax Foundation’s International Tax Competitiveness Index (ITCI) measures the degree to which the 34 OECD countries’ tax systems promote competitiveness through low tax burdens on business investment and neutrality...
- The United States has the third highest general top marginal corporate income tax rate in the world at 39.1 percent, exceeded only by Chad and the United Arab Emirates.
- The worldwide average top corporate...
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