T.R. Reid’s A Fine Mess among books the NY Times recommends

From the New York Times: “As the Republican-proposed tax plan makes its way through Congress, here are three books to help you understand what’s at stake.” T.R. Reid’s A FINE MESS: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System is the first book on this list.

Read the NY Times review of T.R. Reid’s latest book

T.R. Reid’s new book A Fine Mess shows “What a World Tour of Tax Codes Can Teach the U.S. About How to Reform Its Own.” Tax ranks high among global economic activities. Federal taxes alone constitute more than a quarter of the American economy. Including state and local levies brings the total tax burden to… Read more »

Listen to T.R. Reid on Fresh Air with Terry Gross

T.R. Reid’s latest book, A Fine Mess: A Global Quest for a Simpler, Fairer, and More Efficient Tax System, is out today. Listen to his conversation with Terry Gross on NPR’s Fresh Air above. [NPR.org]