Comprehensive Analysis of the Rand Paul Tax Plan

In a follow up piece to an op-ed I coauthored last month with former Congressman Allen West, I wrote a comprehensive analysis of the Rand Paul tax plan. The analysis is published with the National Center for Policy Analysis, and it was featured on RealClear Policy on Saturday:

Comprehensive Piece on the Rand Paul Tax Plan

In short, I take a nuanced view of the proposal. It definitely reduces complexity and the overall tax burden, but the VAT approach to taxation has a few critical weaknesses.


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