Links of Interest 10-5-20
The Trump-Biden stakes: your life savings. Skeptics argue that the market’s performance matters only to investors with the biggest stakes, but that argument gets things backward. Younger Americans, just beginning to save in an IRA or 401(k), have an even greater interest in pro-growth economic policies. They have more years to reap the benefits.
- Grover Norquist, Wall Street Journal
Time for those income tax rate reductions? Taxpayers over-funded state government by $300 million and has over $700 in cash reserves.
- DM Register, CR Gazette
Iowa’s Business Conditions Index bounced well above growth neutral for September, climbing to 67.1, a healthy jump from 56.4 in August.
- Radio Iowa
How would Amy Coney Barrett rule on taxpayer cases? The last thing the IRS may want on the Supreme Court is a stickler who will hold them accountable for their unwritten rules and unclear directives to taxpayers.
- National Taxpayers Union
IRS Data: Americans with incomes between $50,000 and $100,000 saw their tax liability drop by an average of 13 percent.
- Americans for Tax Reform
"Nearly every government regulation comes at some price to individual liberty. Determining whether a government regulation truly serves the public interest, therefore, requires determining whether the price is worth paying."
- Judge Amy Coney Barrett
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