US News & World Report is hosting a Debate Club on the Buffett Rule, and Chuck Collins is one of the debaters. You can vote for him — and the other pro-Buffet Rule authors.
First though, if you haven’t call your Senators, please do that now. The vote is expected at 5:30 PM EDT today. Info is here.
If you’ve made your calls, find the debate here.
Chuck’s article starts:
Congress should pass the “Buffett rule” to restore fairness to the federal income tax system and raise urgently needed revenue. But lawmakers should go further to rebalance the tax code and eliminate many provisions that benefit only the wealthiest 1 percent and a couple of thousand transnational corporations….
Want to do more? Find some Tax Day ideas here.