Ireland has a budget surplus of $10.9 billion, which has been driven by soaring corporate tax revenue from tech and pharmaceutical companies.
With electric vehicles becoming more common, some states, like Texas, are levying flat fees to make up the shortfall.
The poorest Americans spend the largest share of their paychecks on food at home.
The trust fund supplementing income taxes could run dry within 10 years. Dennis Jansen of Texas A&M suggests reforms.
Federal tax revenue is coming in short while the debt ceiling remains unresolved. The problem was signaled by meager refunds.
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Jay Zagorsky of Boston University paid his taxes in $100 bills and exact change. A cashless society has some disadvantages, he says.
Get married? Buy a house? Invest or work? Tax rates and deductions reveal what behaviors society values.
Immigrant contributions to government revenues are higher than they may first appear.
Pandemic tax credits have dried up, like the temporary expansion of the child tax credit and the earned income tax credit.