AMERICANS TAXED FROM DUSK TILL DAWN


Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge on the need to simplify the tax code.
DATE: 04/12/2013

Discussion Questions

1. What would the benefits and/or drawbacks be of simplifying the tax code?

2. What if we simplified our tax system? Would the government lose money that it needs? Why or why not?

3. What is a “flat tax”?

4. How do simpler taxes work for other countries? Discuss some specfic places. Would their system work for the United States? Why or why not?


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