Posts Tagged ‘federal taxes’

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    A Progressive Tax: Beer Economics

    Mar 30, 13 • 128 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Government, International Trade and Finance, Labor, Macroeconomic MeasurementNo Comments

    Artisanal beer makers are asking for a tax break. Because typical craft brewers produce fewer than 15,000 barrels a year, they already have a lower tax rate than the larger firms. Currently, US beer brewers pay a $7 tax per barrel (31 gallons) for the first...

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    Government Matters

    Aug 4, 11 • 100 Views • Economic Debates, Economic Thinkers, Government, Households, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Which do you prefer, “free” or “fair?” We have free speech, a free press, freedom of religion. The Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights refer to “free” but never “fair.”...