The primary sources of government revenue are income, sales, and property taxes.
There is an increasing interest in taxes on energy consumption.
In addition to setting standards with respect to the minimum wage, overtime, and other factors affecting worker pay, the federal government also sets standards for workplace healt
Excise taxes are sales taxes on individual commodities, services, or transactions such as motor fuel, cigarettes, or home sales.
States charge fees for the use of certain services. These fees are based on the principle that people should pay according to the benefits they receive.
Taxes can be complicated. And they can pose compliance issues. Sometimes noncompliance is unintentional, but other times it is intentional.
The mainstay of local taxation is the tax on real estate, known as the property tax. It is used to fund an array of state and local services, most notably public schools.
U.S. House members and state representatives are elected by district.
FlextimeA schedule that allows workers to alter the start and end times
More than one in five Americans—about 53 million adults—are caregivers.