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 ...
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 ...
Oct 16, 2015 ... A tax-the-rich plan could raise enough to, for example, eliminate all public ... to
take home a majority of their income, economists argue. ... Democrats, on the
other hand, are prepared to raise taxes at the top, ... Department analysis that
takes into account the entire menu of taxes ..... Go to the previous story ...
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
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.
May 9, 2008 ... The argument is that tax cuts dramatically boost economic growth, which in turn ...
Under other assumptions, Treasury found that the tax cuts could slightly ...
Average for All Previous Post-World War II Business Cycles ... For example, the
recent Treasury analysis found that if the President's tax cuts were ...
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 ...
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 ...
Dec 30, 2015 ... treated it as cancellation of debt (COD) income subject to tax. Exceptions ... tax
policy. Opponents of an exclusion for canceled mortgage debt income might
argue that the provision .... Kirby Lumber Co., 284 U.S. 1 (1931)(holding, prior to
the IRC explicitly .... Then, all other things being equal, the borrower's.