Paul L. Caron

Friday, January 5, 2018

More On State Resistance To The New Federal Tax Law

Trump ResistanceFollowng up on yesterday's posts:

Law Profs:


Tax, Tax Policy in the Trump Administration | Permalink


Why don't we just call the Resistance by its proper name: Nullification

Posted by: mike livingston | Jan 7, 2018 7:20:27 AM

And so the unravelling of our democracy proceeds apace.

Posted by: Jack Stuhlmann | Jan 5, 2018 11:15:12 PM

rc -- reasoning, legal or otherwise, has nothing to do with it.

Posted by: Mike Petrik | Jan 5, 2018 5:44:55 PM

Let me answer the question in the title of the Josh Blackman article with another question .. how does it treat blue states unfairly? The premise in the title betrays a serious lack of legal reasoning.

Posted by: ruralcounsel | Jan 5, 2018 4:01:59 AM

No one seems to be thinking, what will happen if there is a liberal president again, and people decide to "resist" her?

Posted by: mike livingston | Jan 5, 2018 2:04:44 AM

My blog thoughts: I just wrote up some notes on the idea of using donation credits to get around nondeductibiltiy of state and local income taxes. See

Posted by: Eric Rasmusen | Jan 4, 2018 1:25:39 PM