Tag: death tax

Millionaires: Florida Beats New York

By Thomas J. Stanley on Apr 12th, 2012 in Current Events

State death taxes are economically self defeating because tax return data confirm that the wealthy in America often arrange to die tax free in states like Florida and Texas. So says an editorial in The Wall Street Journal.  The editorial cites the research on this topic conducted by economist Arthur Laffer.  Much of the discussion […]