John Kasich's Uncompassionate Conservatism | Tax Justice Blog
Race It’s true that he embraced a few policies benefiting low-income families, notably the expansion of Medicaid, but a handful of progressive policies do not a moderate make. The bulk of Kasich’s economic agenda as a governor and former congressman has been pursuing tax cuts for the wealthy and increasing taxes on low- and middle-income families. The Ohio’s personal income tax. As the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) notes. The estate tax repeal was especially harmful since 80 percent.
How to Make $700 Billion in Corporate Tax Breaks Appear to Cost Only $87 Billion | Tax Justice Blog
The Senate’s version of controversial tax extenders legislation using dynamic scoring, a method that purports to quantify the macroeconomic effects of tax changes based on widely discredited supply-side economic theories. Passed earlier this year requiring the JCT to project the cost of substantial tax legislation using both the conventional (static) method of scoring as well as dynamic scoring. As we have pointed out before. Of course such sleights of hand are nothing new. For more than a decade, Co...