Topic: Tax Policy Center
Congress desperately needs to pass continuing budget measures and 2010 (yes, 2010) tax policy, but will they?
11/05/2010 03:05 pm
Ranchers want to die before year end to avoid the estate tax, claims Rep. Lummis. Whether or not the story is true, the underpinnings are myths: the family ranch and a looming 'death tax.'
11/03/2010 09:05 am
Many Americans got a tax cut last year, but most didn't notice the decreased payroll deductions. It might be good economics, but it's bad politics.
10/22/2010 01:05 pm
Small business growth powers the economy. If Obama extends the tax cuts on small business owners, will that hurt more than it helps?
10/14/2010 06:09 pm
We've all heard that 'nobody making less than $250,000' gets a tax increase. But just how is President Obama defining that?
09/23/2010 04:05 pm
Tax cuts: The GOP's McConnell wants to extend the Bush-era tax cuts, but he might have to shut down half the federal government to pay for them.
09/18/2010 02:18 pm
Disagreements over the deficit go deeper than rhetoric, let alone angry slogans. Important points have been made on both sides - and you deserve to hear them.
09/16/2010 03:40 pm
The Tax Policy Center has created a 'Tax Calculator' that will determine your taxes on the basis of your income, family size, number of children, etc. Plug in your details and find out how proposed tax changes will affect your 1040.
09/13/2010 05:35 pm
If Congress does nothing, the Bush tax cuts expire at the end of this year. Here's a look at the options now being debated.
09/13/2010 03:20 pm
President Obama and House Minority Leader John Boehner both want to extend tax cuts for the middle class, but have squared off over cuts for the wealthy.
09/10/2010 10:00 am