TAX INSIGHT pp 45-53 | Cite as

The Tax Code Is Rigged

It Enforces, Enhances, and Enshrines the Wealth Gap–but It Can Be Beat
  • M. Casey Murdock


For centuries, economists and social scientists have recognized that people’s actions, no matter how well thought through, have unintended and un-anticipated consequences. At times the unintended consequence is minimal, such as the temperature in a freezer getting temporarily warmer when you place a new item inside of it. At other times the unintended consequence is so significant that instead of bringing a solution to a problem, it actually makes it worse.


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© M. Casey Murdock 2014

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  • M. Casey Murdock
    • 1
  1. 1.CAUSA

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