Con to the question "Does Lowering the Federal Corporate Income Tax Rate Create Jobs?"
"The idea that American business is at a big disadvantage against the rest of the world because of corporate taxes is baloney in my view. In the 50s and 60s, corporate taxes were 52%, and we were making all kinds of [job] gains."
Rana Foroohar, "Warren Buffett Is on a Radical Track," business.time.com, Jan. 23, 2012
Experts Individuals with PhDs and MBAs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to corporate tax rates and jobs. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to corporate tax rates and jobs.
Involvement and Affiliations:
Trustee, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2006-present
Chairman and CEO, Berkshire Hathaway, 1970-present
General Partner, Buffett Partnership Ltd., 1956-1969
Securities Analyst, Graham-Newman Corp, 1954-1956
Investment Salesman, Buffett-Falk and Co., 1951-1954