Taxing Stock Trades Will Hurt Main Street
— November 11, 2011
By Yakov Amihud, Ira Rennert Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance
Bills that have been introduced by Sen. Tom Harkin (D., Iowa) and Rep. Peter DeFazio (D., Ore.) would place a tax of up to 0.25% on the value of stock trades—that's 25 cents on every $100—as well as taxing transactions in other financial ...
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