The Great American Tax Dodge / Edition 1

The Great American Tax Dodge / Edition 1

by Donald L. Barlett, James B. Steele
     
 


"Barlett and Steele...are masters at mining obscure documents to see the big picture where most investigators never even knew there was a frame...Year after year, Congress continues to make tax laws more complex and more unfair, then refuses to give the IRS adequate resources to ferret out fraud. If the tax code isn't reformed soon, the authors warn, the… See more details below

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"Barlett and Steele...are masters at mining obscure documents to see the big picture where most investigators never even knew there was a frame...Year after year, Congress continues to make tax laws more complex and more unfair, then refuses to give the IRS adequate resources to ferret out fraud. If the tax code isn't reformed soon, the authors warn, the consequences might be dire."—Baltimore Sun

"A hard-hitting expose of perceived gross inequities in the U.S. tax system."—Publishers Weekly

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520236103
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
10/01/2002
Edition description:
With a New Preface
Pages:
314
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Paperback Edition
Acknowledgments
Prologue: An American Original3
Ch. 1The Tax Cheat Next Door11
Ch. 2Treasure Islands51
Ch. 3The Internet: Avoidance Made Easy83
Ch. 4Congress's Hidden Agenda119
Ch. 5Pursuing the Powerless157
Ch. 6A Culture of Deceit201
Ch. 7Congress's Plan to Raise Your Taxes231
Epilogue: Starting Over261
Notes265
Index279

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