Jock Tax

NPR's Tom Goldman looks at the rise of "jock taxes" — charges levied against visiting professional athletes by states and cities. Though many politicians like the idea of making millionaire athletes help ease their budget problems, some critics say the taxes are unfair.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: