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Why can’t the IRS just send Americans a refund – or...

Beverly Moran, Vanderbilt University The Internal Revenue Service has postponed the April 15 tax filing deadline to May 17....

The oil industry says it might support a carbon tax –...

Richard Schmalensee, MIT Sloan School of Management and David Schoenbrod, New York Law School The oil industry’s lobbying arm,...

Mega Millions jackpot is $750 million – where does all the...

Liberty Vittert, Washington University in St Louis The Mega Millions jackpot drawing for Jan. 15 has soared to US$750 million and counting. This makes it...

Only the richest ancient Athenians paid taxes – and they bragged...

Thomas Martin, College of the Holy Cross In ancient Athens, only the very wealthiest people paid direct taxes, and these went to fund the city-state’s...

A $300 charitable deduction, explained

Benjamin A. Priday, Texas A&M University ...

Not all candy is candy – at least for tax purposes

Hayes Holderness, University of Richmond Halloween shoppers have many delicious decisions to make before trick-or-treaters show up at their doors. And in many states, those...

It’s high time someone studied marijuana taxes – so we did

Muhammad Salar Khan, George Mason University Consumers don’t seem to mind paying sales taxes on things like food and clothing. Marijuana may be a different...

Opioid epidemic may have cost states at least $130 billion in...

Joel Segel, Pennsylvania State University; Douglas L. Leslie, Pennsylvania State University; Gary Zajac, Pennsylvania State University; Max Crowley, Pennsylvania State University, and Paul L....

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Small business owners are getting a new incentive to sell to...

Joseph Blasi, Rutgers University and Douglas L. Kruse, Rutgers University The federal government just made it a lot easier to form an employee-owned business. In...