President Obama recently gave a lengthy speech on inequality, poverty, and what to do about it. He claimed inequality is increasing, which is debatable, and then offered a few populist ways to reduce it, such as raising...
- 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%.
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