Today, for the first time in ten years, the U.S. House of Representatives has voted to repeal the federal estate tax. The final vote on HR 1105 was 240-179, with 233 Republicans and 7 Democrats voting yea. The bill was...
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Individual income taxes are a major source of state government revenue, accounting for 35 percent of state tax collections. Their prominence in public policy considerations is further enhanced by the fact that individuals are directly responsible...
 Key Findings Tax reform is long overdue in Nevada, but public finance scholars uniformly agree that gross receipts taxes like those in Texas and Washington are among the most economically destructive forms of generating tax revenue....
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