Perfectly Legal: The Covert Campaign to Rig Our Tax System to Benefit the Super Rich--And Cheat E Verybody Else

Available

Product Details

Price
$17.00
Publisher
Portfolio
Publish Date
January 04, 2005
Pages
352
Dimensions
5.54 X 0.77 X 8.46 inches | 0.72 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781591840695
BISAC Categories:

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

David Cay Johnston is a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter who has been called the "de facto chief tax enforcement officer of the United States." His most recent books, Perfectly Legal and Free Lunch, were New York Times bestsellers. He was a reporter for the New York Times for 13 years and now writes a column for Reuters. He also teaches at the Syracuse University College of Law and the Whitman School of Management, and he was recently elected to be board president of Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc. He lives in Rochester, New York. Visit davidcayjohnston.com.

Reviews

"Truly shocking." --The New York Times Book Review

"Readers should take their blood pressure pills." --The Dallas Morning News

"Everyone who wants to understand what's happening with the tax system should read Perfectly Legal ... by David Cay Johnston, who shows how idealogues have made America safe for wealthy people who don't feel like paying taxes." --Paul Krugman, The New York Times

"Even if you suspected all along that the system favors the rich, you're going to be shocked to learn just how badly you're being screwed." --Greg Palast, author of The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

"Want to know how business execs get nearly free peraonal trips on their corporate jets? Johnston is your man." --Business Week

"This is a book that will either shame us or prod us into taking back the system." --Ralph Nader