Vat’s Next? A Review of Possible Tax Increases

Tracy Mehan does a pretty thorough review of the trail balloons, thought pieces and just plain musings on tax increases and tax reforms percolating around the Beltway.

The front runner, at least on the “street” seems to be the VAT. Over at Hit and Run, Tim Cavanaugh dug up Murry Rothbard’s critique of VAT>