Oh Dear, Rutger Bregman At Davos Is Ignorant Of Hauser’s Law – High Tax...

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We've an historian, Rutger Bregman, sounding off at Davos and there's a certain problem with his point about high tax rates. For he seems...

All Mouth No Trousers On Tax

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Let's do a sanity check on taxpaying. People on the Right of the political spectrum tend to believe in small government and low taxes, and...

Julian Richer Simply Doesn’t Understand Tax – Despite His New Taxwatch Plan

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I do always find it so amusing when people start whining about the tax system in the UK. Because it is within those whines...

Is the BBC Worth The Money?

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The BBC will no longer be free to pensioners, they will soon need to pay the £155 a year Licence Fee that every other...

The Mail Is Dismally Ignorant Of Corporation Tax

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The Mail on Sunday tells us that some alarming number of companies in the FTSE100 aren't in fact paying tax in the UK. Which...

As Scotland Is Finding Out – Higher Income Tax Rates Can Mean Less Income...

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The basic contention of the Laffer Curve is that a tax rate can be "too high", meaning that a lower rate would collect more...

Huzzah For Stupid Ideas – Lifetime Income Super Tax

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Again to question that expansion of the universities. Those who wouldn't be allowed to lecture at the decent ones - the only ones when...

The BBC and Tax Dodging – How the Conversation Changes

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An interesting little tale about how the conversation changes upon a subject in the media. We'll not claim all of the credit here, but...

Laffer Curve Spotted In The Wild – Stamp Duty Rises Produce Less Revenue

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One of the more contentious economic assertions is that of the Laffer Curve. The idea that tax rates can be so high that they...

70% Marginal Tax Rates Don’t Mean The Rich Pay More Tax

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Varied - Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, you know, the brain dead end of the Democrats - seem to think that if...