Volunteering to Pay More Taxes Doesn’t Make You a Saint

October 12, 2017 Editor 0

Gary M. Galles As seems to happen whenever tax rate reductions that could be demonized as “tax cuts for the rich” are proposed, the Trump administration’s tax reform framework has triggered vehement opposition, because “we

Seattle Robs the ‘Rich’

July 12, 2017 Editor 0

Originally reported by Nate Jackson at The Patriot Post: We’ve noted more than once the devastating effects of Seattle’s minimum wage hike, which has cost jobs and income for lower earners. Not satisfied with pulling

The New York Times Obtains Trump’s Taxes… but was Trump Wrong?

October 2, 2016 Editor 0

The New York Times in an obvious attempt to take down republican candidate Donald Trump, obtained his tax returns from 1995. In them it shows that Mr. Trump lost $916 million which, according to the Times,

Empower Texans: Paxton Sues to Protect Taxpayers

September 17, 2016 Editor 0

Originally published by Empower Texans  by Cary Cheshire Though property taxes in Texas are already out of control, some local school districts are seeking to use the state’s 2015 property tax cuts as an opportunity

Among No-Income Tax States, Texas Has the Highest Property Taxes

August 29, 2016 Editor 0

Originally published by Empower Texans by Ross Kecseg Lawmakers and local officials often claim Texas has outrageously high property taxes because taxpayers don’t pay a personal income tax. Nothing could be farther from the truth.

United Frisco Voters Defeat Tax Hike

August 28, 2016 Editor 0

by Ross Kecseg Originally published by Empower Texans Local citizens in Frisco successfully blocked their school district’s massive 13-cent property tax increase proposal, with 58% of voters rejecting the measure. Traditionally, special elections outside of March, May,