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Friday, May 14, 2010

The Tax Burden’s at a 60-Year Low?


Anyone who read the USA Today article proclaiming that the overall national tax burden is at a 60-year low of 9.2 percent must check out these articles from:

Wall Street Pit

The Washington Examiner

Time

Psst: USA Today didn’t count the second biggest federal tax or a major state tax.


  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.