Underfunding the IRS helps the very wealthy at the expense of the middle and working class. So why do we do it?
Five firms that are double dipping—taking government contracts and bailouts, while leaving ordinary families to pick up the tab.
Quick comebacks to the regressive tax rhetoric you hear on the radio and around the dinner table.
Like many Americans, my mom has no retirement savings.
Young workers need personal finance know-how to thrive.
We have taxes on the labor we do and another set of taxes on wealth.
With outright lies dominating the estate tax debate on Capitol Hill, two Washington Post columnists have incredibly different takes on the untruths of the anti-tax crowd.
Dawdling lawmakers won’t snuff out the wind industry’s growth.
More robust estate taxes could cover the cost of making public colleges and universities tuition-free.
America’s billionaires minimize their tax burdens, making the rest of us pick up their tab.