TITLE

TAXING THE POOR

AUTHOR(S)
McIntyre, Robert S.
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
New Republic;1/30/95, Vol. 212 Issue 5, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues that the middle class and the poor will suffer if Republican leaders who want to replace all personal and corporate income taxes with a national consumption tax are successful. Critique of consumption tax proposals developed by U.S. House Representative Bill Archer (Republican from Texas), House Majority Leader Richard Armey, and others; Analysis on how the plans will result in shifting the tax burden away from the rich and onto the shoulders of the middle class and the poor.
ACCESSION #
9501187625

 

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