Inequality is a hot topic these days. Everyone seems to want to write about it. The launch of TheUpshot, the new project from the New York Times, included a story on the wealth of the middle class, the Times Sunday...
- Video: Scott Hodge on CNBC: Are Capital Gains Taxes Going to Rise?
Video: Scott Hodge on CNBC: Are Capital Gains Taxes Going to Rise?
Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge appeared on CNBC's "Street Signs" on July 8, 2010 to debate whether the capital gains tax rate's possible increase from 15% to 20% would be too high. With the new 3.8% investment tax on high-income earners that was part of health care reform, the rate would be 23.8%.
Join the Tax Foundation's fight for sound tax policy Go
Tax Policy Blog
The official weblog of the Tax Foundation.
Tax By State
For information on your state, select it from the drop-down menu.
Ask a Tax Expert
Contact information for Tax Foundation policy staff Ask