Raquel Alexander, associate professor of accounting at Washington and Lee University, discussed taxation and taxes on NPR affiliate WMRA's "Virginia Insight" show today, Monday, Oct. 22.
Raquel is a corporate tax policy expert and a former tax consultant with the international auditing firm KPMG. She appeared on the show with Joseph J. Thorndike, director of the Tax History Project, a fellow of the George W. Bush Institute and a visiting scholar at the University of Virginia's history department.
They discussed a variety of tax issues, including how the tax rate in the United States is among the lowest in the world when compared to 33 other developed nations.
"Virginia Insight" is a live call-in show hosted by Tom Graham.