Joseph J. Thorndike

Director, Tax History Project at Tax Analysts; Visiting scholar in history, UVA

Joseph J. Thorndike is director of the Tax History Project at Tax Analysts and a Visiting Scholar in History at the University of Virginia. He has written for the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, Barron's, the Washington Times, and numerous academic publications. His new book, Their Fair Share: Taxing the Rich in the Age of FDR was published by the Urban Institute Press in 2013. He blogs at