Subscribe to ITPF News

ITPF News RSS Feed

Download 2017 International Scorecard

Download 2017 International Scorecard Report

The ITPF News Blog is managed by the students at the University of Florida Levin College of Law International Tax LLM Program.

University of Florida logo

Recent Articles

Archives

Have We Got a Carbon Tax 'Dividend' for You

WSJ logoBy Mark P. Mills

This could be the year Congress tries to enact the mother of all taxes, a carbon tax—a levy on the use of oil, natural gas and coal. Everything that is fabricated, grown, operated or moved is made possible by hydrocarbons. That makes the carbon tax different from a mere consumption or excise tax. The latter is attached to purchasing—spend more, pay more. A carbon tax is a tax on existence, because all aspects of living require energy, and hydrocarbons provide 80% of America’s energy, more for the rest of the world. And hydrocarbons are used to create or build everything else that produces energy.

To read more go here Subscription Required
By Mills, P. Mark , posted on Thursday January 10, 2019
Subscribe

Read More International Tax News