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Thank you -- America is the land of the free and the home of the brave but economically how free our way at least in relative terms -- how about compared to Canada.
One index from the Harris foundation a Washington shows candidate coming in sixth.
While America buckle your seat belt came in tenth.
So is America really less -- -- Canada and if so why joining us now is author and columnist for the daily caller Theo Caldwell.
-- investment advisor in the US and Canada and a dual US Canadian citizen Theo thanks for joining us I can't think.
Segment that hurts my feelings toward -- I think of Canada.
The great -- waste of time are our socialist little buddy to the north.
It's freer than us now I -- on -- -- there's no need for you to take it personally Tucker because we don't we don't mean to -- to be offensive -- The fact is it's not a new thing.
For for decades people -- fanatically said -- taxes are higher than those the united state and simply not true.
Personal incorporates in Canada are lower than they -- in the United States the highest rate -- gonna find Canas 29%.
High straight here in the United States 39%.
15% corporate tax rate.
In the United States' highest tax rate in the world 35%.
And for small business it gets even better because most small businesses most companies are small businesses and ostensibly they create 70% of the new jobs in America.
They pay at the personal -- so again.
Small business or 39%.
Tax and that's just tax that's before Tucker we get the sarbanes Oxley Dodd-Frank.
The IRS -- -- the -- Happened and why -- we all my life I've made fun of Canada in a nice patronizing kind of way an idea what.
-- how would we get the idea that candidate is socialist and America is capital I think maybe from the National -- -- Francis Scott Key land of the free home of the brave as you said as you very well -- slogan.
But the truth is no match for a slogan writes he keeps saying the land of the free and keep putting -- on.
Banners and flags -- the fact is.
It incrementally these things happen -- one more talking about taxes.
The United States demands that its citizens their families their business associates file -- pay taxes even if they don't live in America is true only major country in the world.
That actually says we don't care if you spend 12 on our soil.
We expect you to file your taxes and -- -- taxation without representation indeed Tucker I could have sworn I read that some is for SharePoint field -- that is just absolutely.
That I will say yes it's still a better country we could still beat Canada in a pillow fight all I have a hockey game.
Probably not bring it probably not ticked up pretty lazy -- council dual citizen that's a really interesting and disturbing.
Set of facts thanks for bringing -- -- residents there aren't.
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