Putting The Brakes On Corporate America’s Inequality Engine

By Sam Pizzigati, Inequality.org -

Why has the United States become so much more unequal over the last four decades? Any number of factors have been driving our increased inequality. But no single factor may have been more [...]

Corporate Taxes Based On CEO Pay: The Public Opinion Context

By Frank Newport, News.gallup.com -

Sen. Bernie Sanders' focus on reducing what he calls "the outrageous level of inequality that exists in America today" has been a significant part of his campaign for the Democratic presidential [...]

End Taxes That Favor The Rich; Confront Inequality And Implement An Ecosocialist Green New Deal

By Howie Hawkins, Popular Resistance -

One area where the two parties of the millionaires and billionaires put in place policies that favor the rich are tax laws. Tax policy has favored the wealthy under both parties, but the [...]

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

By Alexandra Jacobo, Nationofchange.org -

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, www.epi.org -

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, www.project-syndicate.org -

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, www.ipsnews.net -

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 [...]