With wealth inequality rising the case for raising revenue via a consumption tax is compelling Is it time for the US to consider switching from income tax to a progressive consumption tax as a way of addressing growing wealth inequality? Continue reading Multi-State – Is It Time To Switch Income Tax With A Sales Tax?
American Thinker by J. Marsolo September 6, 2017 American Thinker has published two articles in the past week on having a flat income tax, and a similar proposal to use FICA, which is a flat rate, to replace the current Continue reading Multi-State – Abolish The Income Tax, Replace With A Sales Tax
www.ktuu.com by Dan Carpenter – December 9, 2015 “During a Thursday broadcast of the Channel Two News Hour, Gov. Walker said he would support a sales tax in place of the income tax, if that’s what ultimately gets decided by Continue reading Alaska – Gov. Walker Prepared to Support Sales Tax in Place of Proposed Income Tax
SALT Report 3717 – The Oklahoma Tax Commission recently announced an amnesty program for individuals and businesses behind on their Oklahoma taxes called PAYRight OK. The program allows taxpayers to pay their tax obligations without penalties, interest or fees. PAYRight OK Continue reading Oklahoma – Amnesty PAYRight OK Program from September 14, 2015 through November 13, 2015
Phasing out the income tax raising up the sales tax…? Jacksonville.com by Walter C. Jones – “This month, the House Ways and Means Committee held the first of a series of hearings on a bill that would shrink the income Continue reading Georgia – Georgia Gov. Deal Urges Legislators to Use Caution on Phasing Out Income Tax
Salt Report 3637 – In split decision the US Supreme Court rules 5 to 4 in favor of the taxpayer. Maryland imposes two income taxes, one at the state level and one at the county level. The issue revolved around Continue reading Maryland (Multistate) –US Supreme Court Rules Against Double Taxation in Maryland
Salt Report 3623 – In the attached article below, Board Member George Runner comments on the potential of dropping the California income tax in favor of an expanded sales tax. Further Information: Is it time to abolish California’s income tax? by Continue reading California – Time to Abolish California Income Tax?
Salt Report 3609 – As the April 15 deadline approaches, the Minnesota DOR is recommending e-filing and direct deposits in order to facilitate the process. Additionally, the DOR reminds taxpayers: Enter your name and any dependents names as they appear Continue reading Minnesota – Income Tax Tips for Taxpayers
Salt Report 3605 – The Maryland legislature has passed a tax amnesty bill that is now waiting for the governor’s signature. The amnesty will apply to income tax (corporate and individual), withholding tax, sales and use tax or admissions and Continue reading Maryland – Tax Amnesty Bill
Salt Report 3554– The Arizona House Ways and Means Committee passed a bill on Jan. 26, 2015 pertaining to the Marketplace Fairness Act. It proposes an income tax reduction for transaction privilege and use taxes on internet sales. The Arizona Continue reading Arizona – Income Tax Rate Reduction for Revenue Earned Through Internet Sales