US Regulatory Costs Are A $1.9T 'Hidden Tax,' Report Says

By Ama Sarfo (May 12, 2015, 2:45 PM EDT) -- Federal regulations are costing U.S. taxpayers nearly $1.9 trillion annually in compliance costs, which effectively serve as a "hidden tax" surpassing the revenue the government pulls in from individual income tax collections, according to a report released Tuesday by a public policy think tank....

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