July 16, 2014 | What does it say about our society when one hedge fund manager makes a bigger income than the whole population of Springfield, Ohio or Burbank, California?
About Bob Lord
Bob Lord, a veteran tax lawyer and former congressional candidate, practices and blogs in Phoenix, Arizona.
Articles by Bob Lord
June 25, 2014 | When I unmasked an Arizona official who made outrageous and anonymous comments on blogs, it revealed more than his bad judgment.
May 7, 2014 | The drive to scrap the corporate income tax won't stop at zero.
April 9, 2014 | Weakening financial regulations are driving the economy further down the one-way street of extreme wealth accumulation.
February 26, 2014 | This strategy would reduce joblessness and inequality while stimulating the economy.
January 15, 2014 | The wealth possessed by our nation's 400 richest billionaires is equal to the collective net worth of all African-American households.
December 27, 2013 | Unless our leaders change course, America's wealth concentration has no limit.
September 11, 2013 | One way the top 1 percent is trying to ease concerns about inequality is pretending that our safety net is too generous to the bottom 1 percent.
July 31, 2013 | By choking enforcement efforts, IRS budget cuts make the deficit even bigger.
May 29, 2013 | Apple has illuminated how corporations can easily avoid taxation as our economy becomes more global.