David Cay Johnston

A gamble down on the boardwalk

By David Cay Johnston
September 14, 2012

ATLANTIC CITY–Americans who think more legalized gambling can ease their state and local tax burdens should take a close look at the travails of this struggling New Jersey seaside resort.

Politicians keep placing bets

By David Cay Johnston
March 30, 2012

Politicians in both parties are betting that allowing more gambling will make them winners at the polls by raising revenue without appearing to raise taxes.

Macau big for casinos, taxman

By David Cay Johnston
August 16, 2011

By David Cay Johnston
The author is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.