Election 2012: Are U.S. corporate taxes 'punitive'?


As the 2012 election season draws to a close tomorrow, we've heard quite a bit about two fairly different visions regarding taxation, although the conversation understandably seems to have been more focused on individual taxes than their corporate counterparts.

Yet, one would assume that the ongoing recovery (another positive jobs report was released Friday) would be affected to some degree by changes to the tax code at the corporate level, especially when a number of U.S. business leaders have been making the assertion that current U.S corporate tax rates are too high, so much so as to be "punitive"....
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