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...
- Video: Joseph Henchman on Punitive Taxes on Unpopular Gro...
Video: Joseph Henchman on Punitive Taxes on Unpopular Groups (CNN)
Director of State Projects Joseph Henchman, author of Tax Foundation Special Report No. 164, "State Budget Shortfalls Present a Tax Reform Opportunity," appeared on CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight on Monday, March 2, to talk about the increasing trend of states using punitive taxes on politically unpopular behavior as a source of revenue.
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