Cook County is destroying wealth one tax increase at a time
Chicago, Cook County, and Illinois more generally are bankrupt. The progressives who run these governments have run them into the ground.
East Coast states want to tax drivers’ travel, not their gas
. . . Oregon has already implemented a trial pay by the mile gas tax.
Oregon has an innovative plan to get rid of its gas tax
I predict this will be a non-sequitur until after the share ride self drive car becomes common. Then it will be easier to tax the vehicle in this manner, and it will also allow for congestion pricing, another valuable ideas for reducing congestion.
Until then, any idea developed by Oregon should be looked at with great caution. Lot's of wolly thinking here in the Great Northwet.
Tax rises on foreign homebuyers in Australia - FT.com
No, they didn't. And only a politician or a progressive could fail to understand this.
Much more below.
Illegal immigrants who overstay visas almost never caught, feds admit
They can't seem to leave. Must be a terrible place!
More immigrant and tax goodness below the fold.