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Tab Supplemental 3 of 3: The BAKE SALE Act

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

As NTUF continues to improve our new website and The Taxpayer's Tab, Foundation staff brings you the latest BillTally research and commentary on the proposed spending. In the third of our supplemental posts, we scored H.R. 5417, the BAKE SALE Act of 2014, sponsored by Representative Ted Poe (R-TX). The bill would exempt foods sold during school fundraisers from federal nutritional requirements.


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Research Refresher: Special NTUF Paper on the Need for Tax Reform

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

Earlier this week, NTU Foundation released a study on the need for fundamental tax reform and what the alternatives to the current system is at the federal level. Check out the summary and be sure to share it with your fellow taxpayers!
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NTUF Policy Paper: Tax Code is Costly, Risky

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

A new study from NTUF shows that not only does the current tax Code's complexity cost taxpayers time and money, it also puts their private information at risk. There are options to reform the system, however, and the study highlights some of them.
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10 Bi-Partisan “No-Brainer” Bills Congress Should Pass

by Nan Swift / /

The 113th Congress is about to return from summer recess, and if you believe the hype that this is a "do-nothing" Congress, perhaps you aren't expecting much. Whether that's a fair moniker or not, Congress could do much to dispel it by passing some of the
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The Rising Tide of Red Tape

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

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Paul Ryan Seeks to Strengthen Safety Net

by Dan Barrett / /

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Operation Choke Point: Closing Legal Businesses

by melodie bowler / /

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Operation Choke Point: Consumer Protection or Troubling Government Overreach?

by michael liguori / /

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Florida‘s 19th Special House Election: A Budgetary Guide

by Dan Barrett / /

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Banning Water Vapor in Duluth, Minnesota

by Lee Schalk / /

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