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Category Archives: Stupid Tax Tricks

  1. The Strange Fruit of the House’s Bonus Depreciation Bill June 13, 2014

    Posted in Corporate Taxes, Investment Taxes, Stupid Tax Tricks, Tax Extenders, Tax Proposals, The US Tax System, Types of Taxes.

    1 comment
  2. Tax-Free Olympic Boodle is Gold Medal Stupidity August 7, 2012

    Posted in Federal Budget & Economy, Olympics tax-exempts, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    9 comments
  3. Three Strikes and You’re Out for Tax Extenders February 1, 2012

    Posted in Alternative Minimum Tax, Individual Income Taxes, Stupid Tax Tricks, Tax Expenditures, Tax Extenders, Tax Reform.

    2 comments
  4. The Final Frontier: A Tax Break for Burial in Space December 13, 2011

    Posted in State and Local Taxes, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    5 comments
  5. Why A Repatriation Tax Holiday is Still a Bad Idea October 13, 2011

    Posted in Corporate Taxes, International Tax, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    9 comments
  6. Jon Stewart’s Fake News on Tax Expenditures May 11, 2011

    Posted in Budget, Deficit reduction, Obama Economic Policy, Stupid Tax Tricks, Tax Expenditures, Tax Reform.

    21 comments
  7. Why do cash-strapped states subsidize moviemakers? March 2, 2011

    Posted in State and Local Taxes, Stupid Tax Tricks, Tax Expenditures.

    7 comments
  8. The Tax Vox 2010 Lump of Coal Award, Job-Killing Edition December 23, 2010

    Posted in Lump of Coal Award, Main Page, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    2 comments
  9. The Roth Rollover Boondoggle September 3, 2009

    Posted in Main Page, Retirement Plans, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    11 comments
  10. The HAPPY Act August 7, 2009

    Posted in Main Page, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    63 comments
  11. Re-cycling stupid tax tricks April 22, 2009

    Posted in Energy, Main Page, Stupid Tax Tricks, Tax Administration.

    7 comments
  12. TaxVox’s Lump of Coal Award: The Ten Worst Ideas of 2008 January 2, 2009

    Posted in Main Page, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    1 comment
  13. The Worst Tax Holiday Idea Ever September 26, 2008

    Posted in Capital Gains, Main Page, Mortgage Crisis, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    1 comment
  14. What Were They Thinking??? April 15, 2008

    Posted in Campaign '08, Main Page, Stupid Tax Tricks, Tax Administration.

    14 comments
  15. The Senate Defaults on a Foreclosure Bill April 3, 2008

    Posted in Economic Stimulus, Main Page, Mortgage Crisis, Stupid Tax Tricks.

    7 comments