A fair and just tax system is an essential part of our social contract, and nowhere in that contract does it say “billionaires exempt.”
A new hire on Capitol Hill might be what we need to build a finance force that will close tax loopholes for the wealthy.
The 2016 vote may have been a disappointment to Spain’s insurgent progressives. But they’ve proven they’re here to stay.
Despite disappointing election results, the Podemos Party’s commitment on inequality has already reshaped the Spanish political landscape.
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.
Estate tax critics never let facts get in the way of a good story.