Oklahomans get it done a bit quicker. So, if you get rolling at the office or production plant by 9 a.m., by lunch time you’ve paid your taxes. But don’t stop: the rest of your bills need attention, too.
What women want and need is fairness – in taxes and in other policies. A fairer system for two-earner couples would allow taxes to be filed in whatever manner reduces tax liability. People need a level playing field under tax law, so those who save for retirement, purchase insurance, pay for long-term care and other benefits receive just as much tax relief as those who obtain such benefits at work.
About the Author:
An Oklahoma City business owner, Terry Neese is Distinguished Fellow at the National Center for Policy Analysis in Dallas. An advisor to Congress on issues effecting small business, her analysis is often featured on television news programs, most recently on Cable News Network.