The first rule of Systems Engineering is that incentives should mirror outcomes. While the two parties continually argue about how much to tax, they rarely discuss how best to tax.
There are several things which are broken within out economy. I propose a series of Revenue Neutral taxes which will make it harder for people to profit off of this brokenness. 100% of the revenues from these taxes will be returned equally to all citizens in monthly checks amortized over ten years to help reduce the onset of recessions.