By Randall Holcombe | Saturday October 15, 2011 at 11:34 AM PST | 9 Comments
Yesterday I passed along some thoughts on Herman Cain’s 999 plan, and on thinking about it some more, I probably underestimated the amount that would be paid through the Business Flat Tax. I estimated it assuming the tax base would be corporate profits, but it appears the tax base, which is gross revenues minus...
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Tags: Budget and Tax Policy, Economics, Elections, Politics, Taxation, The State
By Mary Theroux | at 11:30 AM PST | 0 Comments
As did many, former Mayor Willie Brown wrote a tribute of Steve Jobs in his San Francisco Chronicle column this week. Except, in inimitable Willie Brown fashion, his was rather more a tribute to himself—an accolade to Brown’s magnanimous use of his discretionary power to make a San Francisco Apple store possible. It seems...
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