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A 1%er Looks at Inequality

This is a presentation Oscar Mayer heir Chuck Collins, author of Born on Third Base, gave on November 9th. At age 26, Collins made the brave decision to give his fortune away. 166 more words

The End Of Capitalism

Repeal of Federal Estate Tax?

Donald Trump is on record as favoring the repeal of the federal estate tax. With Republicans controlling the executive, legislative and judicial branches of the federal government, will repeal actually happen? 64 more words

They call it the “death tax”

Politics this year has focused on personalities and not on issues.  And that is a shame.

But one issue that has come up is the inheritance tax or the estate tax.  302 more words

Hillary Clinton's Destructive (and Grossly Hypocritical) Plan to Increase the Death Tax

As part of her collection of class-warfare tax proposals, Hillary Clinton wants a big increase in the death tax.

This is very bad tax policy. In a good system, there shouldn’t be any… 1,863 more words

Economics

BABY BOOMERS SPENDING CHILDREN'S INHERITANCE, USING IT ALL BEFORE THEY DIE

Daily Mail: “They have been dubbed the selfish generation – and it seems many baby boomers are planning on spending their money on themselves, rather than setting it aside for their children and grandchildren.” 85 more words

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Hillary's Grave-Robber Tax Hike

What’s the worst possible tax hike, the one that would do the most economic damage?

Raising income tax rates is never a good idea, and there’s… 1,145 more words

Economics

An Economy of One - September 7, 2016

Hour 1: Negative interest rates have the opposite effect governments intend; Why don’t we borrow when interest rates are so low? Banks don’t lend because: 1. 67 more words

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