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Flat Tax or Fair Tax?

SteveandJag Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 8:37 PM
7. Since employees would cost less the businesses would be more willing to hire people less qualified and TRAIN THEM. Plus as an added bonus it gives illegals a reason to become legal and solves that problem in one swipe!!!!!!!!!

I’m at Hillsdale College in Michigan for a conference on taxation. The event is called “The Federal Income Tax: A Centenary Consideration,” though I would have called it something like “100 Years of Misery from the IRS.”

I’m glad to be here, both because Hillsdale proudly refuses to take government money (which would mean being ensnared by government rules) and also because I’ve heard superb speeches by scholars such as Amity Shlaes (author of The Forgotten Man, as well as a

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