Dear Politicians, Stop Calling People "Taxpayers"
March 19, 2015

The word only divides us between supposed makers and takers.

House Republicans Are Helping People (and Corporations) Cheat on Their Taxes
July 29, 2014

And they say they're concerned about the deficit ...

The Maddening Illogic of the IRS 'Coverup' Conspiracy Theory
June 26, 2014

The IRS is supposedly engaged in a coverup...but nobody can quite say of what.

The Latest Obamacare Glitch and Why It's (Probably) No Big Deal
June 03, 2014

Hey, we didn't say they'd fixed everything.

IRS to Tax Dodgers: Your Swiss Accounts Are Safe
May 05, 2014

An outrageous delay in a new rule will protect big banks' big-shot clients.

The Media's Shameful Role in the Phony IRS Scandal
August 02, 2013

Earlier this week, I noted that it was odd for conservatives to be lamenting that the IRS scandal had been allowed to slip away, when in fact they had won this whole round.

Conservatives 'Won' the Phony IRS Scandal. And Democrats Helped Them.
July 29, 2013

If, like me, you are in that curious band of Americans who still faithfully read Peggy Noonan’s column, you know that she was back at it this past weekend with her latest idee fixe: the IRS scandal.

Born in the ***
July 11, 2013

Ever since Edward Snowden plugged his thumb drive into the USB port of global consciousness, I've been monitoring myself and others for signs of incipient paranoia. I detected a few almost immediately.

Why Obama Should Embrace the IRS Scandal
July 01, 2013

It’s finally time to reform the corporate tax code.