Earlier today, the European Commission announced that it would require Ireland to collect roughly $14.5 billion in taxes from Apple, after determining that Ireland had granted Apple “illegal tax benefits” under the rules...
- A Quick Guide to the Obama and Romney Tax Plans
A Quick Guide to the Obama and Romney Tax Plans
Key Findings Average wage earners in the United States face two major taxes: the individual income tax and the payroll tax (levied on both the employee and the employer). Although a little more than half of a U.S. worker’s payroll tax...
Key Findings: Rep. Jim Renacci’s (R-OH) tax plan would reform the individual income tax code and replace the corporate income tax with a 7 percent value-added tax. The congressman’s plan would reduce federal revenues by $845...
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