Tax Compliance Cost America $409 Billion in 2016 (2.2 Percent of GDP) According to a report from the Tax Foundation, Americans spent $409 billion (2.2 percent of GDP) on tax compliance in 2016. This works . . .
Texas Paid $5.5 Million in Medicaid Payments to Dead People Texas’ Health and Human Services Commission paid out $5,521,704 in Medicaid payments to dead people between 2013 and 2015. This is according to a 2017 . . .
Highlights From Federal Fumbles: 5 Examples of Wasteful Government Spending US Senator James Lankford (R-OK) is a hero for his work exposing wasteful government spending. For the last three years, the Senator has released a . . .
Americans Paid $400 Billion in Taxes & Internet Surcharges for Fiber Optic Upgrades that Never Came South Korea is the poster child for high-speed internet: its fixed-connection and mobile download speeds are consistently among the . . .
Cutting Taxes Is Pointless Without Simplifying The Code: Complexity Kills The Republican’s proposed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is the archetypical tax reform bill: it lowers taxes but increases their complexity. High taxes are bad, . . .
On October 31 US Senator Joni Ernst released the Stop Questionable, Unnecessary, and Excessive Allowances for Legislator’s Act (SQUEAL Act). The Act’s purpose is simple: cut perks for elected officials and make the Washington piggies . . .
GOP Tax Reform Bill Will Stop Illegal Immigrants from Collecting Tax Credits According to its authors, the new GOP tax bill will strip illegal immigrants of their ability to claim and collect several major tax . . .
New Data from the US Department of Agriculture Reveals 1.5 Million Fewer People are Collecting Food Stamps Under President Trump According to new statistics from the US Department of Agriculture, food stamp enrollment has decreased . . .