National Sales Tax

The guests debated whether the current federal income tax should be abolished in favor of a National Sales Tax, also known as the Fair… read more

The guests debated whether the current federal income tax should be abolished in favor of a National Sales Tax, also known as the Fair Tax. The issue has been discussed in recent presidential candidates' debates. Daniel Mitchell is in favor of this change in tax policy. Bruce Bartlett is opposed to it and recently wrote an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal on the issue. They responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

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National Sales Tax

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 12, 2007
Last Aired:
Dec 13, 2007

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  • Dec 12, 2007 | 8:32am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 12, 2007 | 1:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 13, 2007 | 3:14am EST | C-SPAN 2
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