CAN KASHKARI WIN IN CA ON TAX BREAKS, FRACKING?

CAN KASHKARI WIN IN CA ON TAX BREAKS, FRACKING?

A Republican candidate for governor of California is making some sense with his advocacy of fracking, corporate tax breaks and changes in labor and environmental law. He would also redirect money now ear-marked for the high-speed rail system into a better system of collecting and storing water for the state, an issue now getting lots of press because of the multi-year drought California is suffering. An excerpt from the Mercury News article:

Kashkari wants to give any business that moves into California and brings at least …

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TAX REFORM IS NOT ENOUGH

TAX REFORM IS NOT ENOUGH

Recent scandals have exposed for all to see what many have long suspected: the IRS is a corrupt organization that engages in bullying American taxpayers. With this fresh reminder, there have come new calls for eliminating the IRS altogether. This would require a reforming of the tax code. The two most discussed models for a new tax system are the flat tax or a consumption-based Fair Tax. While either would be preferable to the current system, tax reform is not in itself a panacea to …

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