2012 FairTax Presidential Scorecard

Candidates are coming face to face with determined FairTaxers across the nation. See where they stand on transformational tax reform as represented by the FairTax legislation, HR 25 and S 13.

Gary Johnson
Gary Johnson
“Enact the Fair Tax to tax expenditures, rather than income, with a 'prebate' to make spending on basic necessities tax free."
Barack Obama
President Barack Obama
Opposes "In short, because it raises burdens on middle-class families and asks less from the most fortunate, this national sales tax is inconsistent with President Obama's principles for tax reform."

Mitt Romney
Mitt Romney

"So I like the idea of a consumption based tax but it’s got to be structured in a way that it doesn't provide a windfall for the very, very wealthiest and a burden on middle income Americans."

   

Information last reviewed on 10/25/2012