Talking past each other is an English phrase meaning two or more people talking
about different subjects, while they believe that they are talking about the same ...
Apr 13, 2016 ... Still, that analysis confirms that, after all federal taxes are factored in, the ... some
would argue for a more steeply progressive structure, others for a flatter one. ...
Beyond that, the numbers used are apparently “taxable income” ...
Jun 1, 2004 ... According to the Laffer Curve, lower tax rates change people's economic ... Nor
should the argument seem strange that taxation may be so high as to defeat its ...
resulting in reduced unemployment benefits and other social welfare programs.
... Each of these periods of tax cuts was remarkably successful as ...
Feb 17, 2014 ... Ending the corporate income tax may be the best way to make corporations, and
not American workers, bear the tax burden that comes with corporate profits,
argues Larry ... Larry Kotlikoff: I think we are talking past each other to a large
extent. ... The Tax Analysis Center is a project of the National Center for ....
Dec 18, 2012 ... These problems are all well known in the academic literature and have .... lagged
effects from tax burden changes in the four prior years are all negative. ... My
analysis suggests that tax policies take time to work its full effects ..... These are
clearly two very different concepts of income, but the authors argue ...
Sep 14, 2012 ... have argued that raising tax rates, especially on higher income taxpayers, to
increase tax revenues is part of the solution ... For example, the Senate recently
passed the ... Other recent budget and deficit reduction proposals would reduce
tax rates. ..... Each point represents the real per capita GDP growth.
Jun 4, 2013 ... The analysis finds no evidence that high corporate tax rates have a negative ...
Over the past few years, there has been heated debate over the statutory ...
Others argue for simple rate reduction (and corporate tax revenue reduction) or ...
gives equal weight to the tax rates of all countries, large and small.
Apr 16, 2015 ... The 50-state analysis by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy released
... Related: Talking Past Each Other on Immigration Reform ... policies, arguing
that they are providing special assistance to scofflaws who take ...
In Miller and Modigliani's (MM) world with no taxes, no transaction costs, and ...
The Bird-in-the-Hand Argument ... In other words, investors prefer the lower-taxed
capital gains to the higher-taxed cash dividends. ... Consider a company that has
earnings before tax of $100 million and pays all its earnings as dividends.
This argument omits the multitude of other local taxes that already make ... have if
Chicago's revenue had grown at the rate of inflation over the past 20 years. This
report assesses each argument by examining readily available financial and ...
that of other large municipalities in Illinois and the U.S., including other analyses