100 Million Unnecessary Returns: A Simple, Fair, and by Michael J. Graetz

By Michael J. Graetz

To such a lot americans, the USA tax code has turn into an unlimited and confounding puzzle. In 1940, the directions to the shape 1040 have been approximately 4 pages long.  at the present time they've got ballooned to greater than 100 pages, and the shape itself includes greater than ten schedules and twenty worksheets. the total tax code totals approximately 2.8 million words—about 4 instances the size of War and Peace. during this exciting ebook, Michael Graetz continues that our tax code has turn into a tangle of loopholes, forms, and inconsistencies—a big social application that fails assessments of simplicity and equity. extra vital, our tax process has did not maintain speed with the altering economic climate, growing burdens and wastes of assets that weigh our state down.

Graetz bargains an answer. think a global within which so much americans pay no source of revenue tax in any respect, and people who do get pleasure from a miles less complicated tax process—all this with out reducing govt sales or removal key incentives for employer-sponsored well-being care plans and pensions. As Graetz adeptly and obviously describes, this global is inside our grasp.

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