Archive for April 9th, 2017

As Tax Day April 18 this year approaches, we are confronted once again with the apparently enduring reality that Americans hate to pay taxes. Few political generalizations seem so indestructible. Gallup has long asked Americans whether their federal income taxes are too high. About 50% to 60% regularly say “yes.” The federal income tax is deeply unpopular. So goes the conventional wisdom.
Except that it’s not true or, at any rate, is too simple and incomplete. The tax system is not just a divider; it’s a uniter, too.
“Americans almost universally agree that taxpaying is a civic duty,”…

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(Bloomberg) — Brittany Wengel was supposed to fly Delta to Florida on Thursday for a long weekend away from a gray New York City. As of Sunday, she was still grounded.

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If you want to know why the U.S. economy is a mess, look to the Harvard Business School and its army of craven MBAs.

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MGM’s National Harbor resort opened in Maryland last December with the aim of building strong ties to the local community and encouraging local business

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This 14-stock medical cannabis ETF isn't all it's cracked up to be.

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