30 Issues: Tax Cuts vs. Tax Reform

30 Issues in 30 Days is our election year series on the important issues facing the country this election year. Today: How individual and corporate taxes — and potential changes to their rates and distribution -- impact the economy. Visit the 30 Issue home page for all the conversations.


Open Prep: Questions, Articles, and Links to Get You Started


Key Questions

  • Is tax fairness a drag on economic growth?
  • Are Americans undertaxed or overtaxed?
  • Who deserves to pay what?

What are your key questions on this topic? Post them below and get the conversation going!




Links and Articles

30 Issues Interactive from WNYC Data News



Got a Follow Up?

Each Friday we'll be following up on one of that week's issues. Got a particular follow-up question from this conversation? Comment below or tweet us. Tweet to @brianlehrer