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Punitive Taxes Chase Off a Rational King


The counterproductive U.S. corporate tax code was a major incentive for Burger King’s prospective merger with the Canadian doughnut chain Tim Hortons. The merger will allow BK to change its domicile to Canada, thereby reducing its tax bill. 240 more words

The Welfare State's 110 Million

How long can a shrinking number of taxpayers support a growing number of beneficiaries? 

For NROMichael Tanner writes: One hundred ten million! That’s how many Americans now live in households that receive some form of means-tested welfare benefit from the federal government… 499 more words

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Why the US is doing nothing to stop the hemorrhaging of corporate tax dollars

The message to corporate America today is clear: If you’re not already looking for a “tax inversion” partner, you should be.

Burger King shares are up 15% after… 361 more words