More Than Half Of The Coalition That Lobbied For The Corporate Tax Cut Have Laid Off Employees

By Alexandra Jacobo, -

More than half of the coalition of companies that fought for slashing the corporate tax rate have made layoffs since the GOP tax bill's enactment. A new review by ThinkProgress has found that [...]

Cutting Corporate Taxes Will Not Boost American Wages

By Josh Bivens, -

By Josh Bivens for EPI - Bivens and Blair (2017) explain in detail how the theory for corporate tax cuts as a wage-boosting tool breaks down in the face of real-world data. This report provides a [...]

Why Tax Cuts for the Rich Solve Nothing

By Joseph E. Stiglitz, -

By Joseph E. Stiglitz for Project Syndicate. A politically astute president who understood deeply the economics and politics of corporate tax reform could conceivably muscle Congress toward a [...]

Newsletter: The Corruption Of Money

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. As tax day approaches, there will be numerous reports about how US oligarchs – wealthy individuals and major corporations – do not pay their fair share in [...]

National Consensus For Transformational Change: Action Needed

By Robert Weissman for Huffington Post. Americans overwhelmingly agree on a wide range of issues. They want policies to make the economy more fair and hold corporate executives accountable. They [...]

Global Tax Body Sticking Point At Financing Conference In Addis

By Thalif Deen, -

By Thalif Deen for InterPress Service - One of the major sticking points during the negotiations in New York was the creation of a global tax body, including international tax reforms. The [...]