Day: September 17, 2007

Article [and my comment]: The Nordic Option


COMMENT TO Roger Cohen regarding his “Nordic Option” article, posted below:

You can’t just compare the top tax rate in Sweden vs. the top tax rate in the US. You say [S]weden’s top personal income tax rate of 56 percent would make Americans pale.” What you fail to do is a full comparison of what people get (benefits) and what they pay (costs). That would turn your simpleton conclusions upside down. [Click through to read the rest]