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50 U. Louisville L. Rev. 603 (2012)
A Buffett Rule for Social Security and Medicare: Phasing out Benefits for High Income Retirees
Samuel C. Thompson, Jr.*
* I would like to thank the following for their helpful comments on this paper: the faculty members at the Penn State Dickinson School of Law who participated in a forum on the paper; Professor Richard Kaplan of the University of Illinois College of Law, an expert in income tax and elder law; Professor Joel Handler of the UCLA School of Law; and my research assistants at the Penn State Dickinson School of Law: Stephen Anderson, Marc Boiron, Grace Hahn, Jake Mattinson, and Becky Sue Thompson. Also, during the development of this paper, I benefited from discussions I had with Professor Kaplan and Professor Preston Green of the Penn State Dickinson School of Law. The ideas discussed and any mistakes are, of course, my own.