Argument: The Estate Tax is double taxation
Revision as of 18:58, 4 January 2011
- Debate: Estate Tax - pro argument
Heritage Foundation 3/5/03 - "Given that assets are typically purchased with after-tax income, the death tax clearly qualifies as double taxation. Indeed, because many financial assets in a taxpayer's estate may already have been subjected to other layers of taxes, the death tax often is a form of triple, or even quadruple, taxation."