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Why Japanese consumption tax needs to be included in the price.

Living in another country can be inconvenient in many ways and its often the ones you least expect that end up annoying you the most. I generally try not to be one of those people that look at other countries as weird or wrong. 1,558 more words


Beware of tax law changes

 That damned cowboy is president now.–Mark Hanna

Republicans may be leaning toward fair tax, flat tax or consumption tax plans. These ideas have one thing in common–they shift the tax burden from the rich to the rest of us. 201 more words

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The Halloween Parent Tax

.@smbrnsn How about a post digging into the “parent tax” on children’s Halloween candy?

— Jason A. Kerr (@jakerr35) October 27, 2016

I was asked on Twitter about the Halloween Parent Tax.

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The Halloween Parent Tax

By Sam Brunson

I was asked on Twitter about the Halloween Parent Tax. And with Halloween coming up, it seemed like it needed a post. So here you are: 919 more words

Tax Policy

Trumpist In a Taxpot

The media narrative around Donald Trump’s 1995 tax deduction of a business loss would have you think it had been the crime of the century. Last weekend, the… 979 more words

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Reduced Taxes on New Cars When Consumers trade-in Old Diesel Cars

South Korea has announced stricter emissions standards for vehicles starting next year, as part of efforts to clean up the air in its major cities. 265 more words


The tricky bit of getting consumers to spend

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I  would personally like to see cash being thrown out of helicopters like many economists have been arguing as the ideal hypothetical solution to the current deflation, stagnation, etc. 597 more words

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