The impact of tax credits, deductions, and progressive tax bracketing

    I was interested to know if the government did not include ANY tax deductions or credits of any kind, and eliminated the progressive tax bracket, what the income tax percentage would need to be.  That is, every tax deduction, credit, and tax bracketing is in some way encouraging a certain societal “need”, or is flat out political pandering / cronyism.   How much does that | Read More »

    Electoral Map preview, Monday 11/3

    With the mainstream media no longer being a reliable source for objective information, here’s my read on the election. The below uses actual data, as we do in the scientific world, rather than liberal subjective bias. Here’s my personal electoral map. McCain will have to run a tough course to get there, but its not out of the realm of possibility: In case that | Read More »