What Is A Sin Tax And How Does It Work?

Where Do Your Tax Dollars Go? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7f6Z26w0yY
Which Countries Have The Highest Taxes? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWwy7EfxlS0
Subscribe! http://bit.ly/1GSoQoY

The United States imposes higher taxes on goods that are bad for consumers. So what are these sin taxes and do they work?

Learn More:
The Wall Street Journal: As Sin Taxes Succeed and Pinch Revenue, States Double Down
http://www.wsj.com/articles/as-sin-taxes-succeed-and-pinch-revenue-states-double-down-1460659907

The Atlantic: The Wages of Sin Taxes
http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/03/the-wages-of-sin-taxes/474327/

Bloomberg: Tobacco Taxes Work, but Only if They’re High
https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2016-10-24/tobacco-taxes-work-but-only-if-they-re-high

Subscribe to Seeker Daily!
http://bit.ly/1GSoQoY
_________________________
Seeker Daily is committed to answering the smart, inquisitive questions we have about life, society, politics and anything else happening in the news. It’s a place where curiosity rules and together we’ll get a clearer understanding of this crazy world we live in.

Watch more Seeker Daily: http://bit.ly/1GSoQoY

Seeker Daily now has a newsletter! Get a weekly round-up of our most popular videos across all the shows we make here at Seeker Daily. For more info and to sign-up, click here. http://bit.ly/1UO1PxI

Subscribe now! http://bit.ly/1GSoQoY

Seeker Daily on Twitter https://twitter.com/Seeker

Trace Dominguez on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TraceDominguez
Jules Suzdaltsev on Twitter: https://twitter.com/jules_su

Seeker Daily on Facebook http://bit.ly/1qcsFTk

Seeker Daily on Google+ http://bit.ly/1OmDEQa

Comments

comments