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Radical Realism: The Case for a Single Income Tax
A brief Twitter exchange with Independent columnist Owen Jones reaffirmed to me that groundless vitriol surrounds the concept of a ‘flat tax’ (or, more accurately, a proportionate tax). In a recent article discussing UKIP’s new status as ‘Britain’s third party’, Jones asserts that UKIP’s proposed 31% flat tax rate would leave ‘millionaires paying the…