Links on taxes, mostly Posted on November 15, 2012 by johnkarlsson Reply 1. Cutting the employers’ share of the payroll tax turns out to be the best tax cut for reducing unemployment. 2. How to raise tax revenue from the rich without increasing tax rates. 3. Does the public oppose raising taxes on the rich? I don’t know what “the public” could be, however. 4. Empress Dowager Cixi was a truly evil person.