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MIT economist Jon Gruber writes in:Nice piece on the corporate tax. But you don't mention one important issue and to my mind the main argument for the corporate tax: if you don't tax corporate income, then you don't tax the earnings until it is released to shareholders. That is akin to the problem with taxing foreign income -- you give an incentive for companies to hoard the money rather than