Wealth tax advocates will be attacking the Supreme Court’s 1895 Pollock opinion which maintains that a tax on property is a direct tax.

They have to do so if they want to enact a wealth tax because for the last one and a quarter century, Pollock has protected Americans’ private proper...

Corporate welfare is receiving a bad rap as Amazon chooses Virginia and New York to split its second world headquarters. New York has promised more than $1.5 billion in incentives to attract Amazon’s 25,000 tech jobs to Long Island City. This is an excellent deal...

Wealth is the sum of ones assets less any debt. This is also the calculation for net worth and can be easily seen on anyone’s balance sheet. Wealth, however, can be so much more than a bottom line number.

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The Democrats have already signaled that they will support a significant component of Donald Trump’s economic growth plan, infrastructure spending. The Republicans do not have the same old ideas though, but have a much more nuanced plan than what the Democrats are used to.

Whenever the...

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