Definitely agree that the “robot tax” should not be (or will not be) an incentive for corporations to keep human labor — but I do believe that we need an active taxation of automation, in the form of a corporate tax. I actually wrote about this just today.
Using a corporate tax imposition to fund job training could make sure that America’s labor force can be retrained in marketable skills, so as to save tax revenue and their careers.
What are your thoughts? Great article by the way!