Pandering to the Teetotalers with Sin Taxes | 04.19.10

“The honest way to raise more revenue would be to raise income tax rates. But it is more politically attractive to tax these kinds of things. No one can get mad at you for taxing people who drink too much.”

~ Peter L. Faber, tax attorney, on sin taxes.

“The honest way to raise more revenue would be to raise income tax rates. But it is more politically attractive to tax these kinds of things. No one can get mad at you for taxing people who drink too much.”

~ Peter L. Faber, tax attorney, on sin taxes.

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