Posts Tagged ‘Taxes’

GOP Should Stop Avoiding Payroll Tax Reform

Entitlement programs rely on people having children even as they disincentive their having children—and a payroll tax cut for parents might be a better way to address this than an increased child tax credit, as the former would lower parents’ marginal rates and thus encourage growth.

e21, July 9, 2014
  • Taxes and the Family

    Our taxes and entitlements actively discourage Americans from having children (even as funding our entitlements requires them), so we need pro-family tax reform to offset this anti-parenting bias.

    National Affairs, Winter 2010
  • U_S__Treasury

    Taxation Without Cessation

    Contrary to the impression given by both parties, taxes have nearly doubled over the past 50 years, and our massive deficits are simply a function of runaway spending—on everything but defense.

    The Weekly Standard, January 21, 2013