Resources and Further Reading
Brownlee, W. Elliot. Federal Taxation in America: A Short History. Washington D.C.: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2003.
Einhorn, Robin. American Taxation and American Slavery. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006
Jones, Carolyn C. “Mass-Based Income Taxation: Creating a Taypaying Culture, 1940-1952.” In Funding the Modern American State, 1941-1995: The Rise and Fall of the Era of Easy Finance, ed. W. Elliot Brownlee, 107-148. New York: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 1996.
Leff, Mark. The Limits of Symbolic Reform: The New Deal and Taxation, 1933-1939. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 1984.Martin, Isaac William. The Permanent Tax Revolt: How the Property Tax Transformed American Politics. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2008.
Michelmore, Molly C. Tax and Spend: The Welfare State, Tax Politics and the Limits of American Liberalism. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012.
Steurle, C. Eugene. Contemporary U.S. Tax Policy. Washington D.C.: The Urban Institute Press, 2004.
Thorndike, Joseph J. “ ‘The Unfair Advantage of the Few’: The New Deal Origins of ‘Soak the Rich’ Taxation.” In The New Fiscal Sociology: Taxation in Comparative and Historical Perspective, ed. Isaac William Martin, Ajay K. Mahrotra and Monica Prasad, 29-47. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Zelizer, Julian. Taxing America: Wilbur D. Mills, Congress and the State, 1945-1975. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.