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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Reality Check Quick Takes: Trump called climate change a hoax?1% of taxpayers and the bottom 95% of taxpayers will see little or no change in
Reality Check Quick Takes: Trump called climate change a hoax?
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted an hour ago
1% of taxpayers and the bottom 95% of taxpayers will see little or no change in their taxes, according to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center. Trump: "You've been fighting ISIS your entire adult life" REALITY CHECK: FALSE ISIS only came into... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Reality check quick takes: Fact-checking the first presidential debate1% of taxpayers and the bottom 95% of taxpayers will see little or no change in
Reality check quick takes: Fact-checking the first presidential debate
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted an hour ago
1% of taxpayers and the bottom 95% of taxpayers will see little or no change in their taxes, according to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center. Trump: “You’ve been fighting ISIS your entire adult life” REALITY CHECK: FALSE ISIS only came into... Read more
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The Brown and White
How Clinton and Trump stand on issues that will dominate first presidential debateOnly about 20 small businesses and family farms in all of the United States owe
How Clinton and Trump stand on issues that will dominate first presidential debate
The Brown and White / Posted 7 hours ago
Only about 20 small businesses and family farms in all of the United States owed estate taxes in 2013, according to the Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Urban Institute, a research group, and the Brookings Institution, a think tank. He... Read more
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NJ.com
How Clinton and Trump stand on issues that will dominate first presidential debateOnly about 20 small businesses and family farms in all of the United States owe
How Clinton and Trump stand on issues that will dominate first presidential debate
NJ.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Only about 20 small businesses and family farms in all of the United States owed estate taxes in 2013, according to the Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Urban Institute, a research group, and the Brookings Institution, a think tank. He... Read more
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NBC News
The Great Debate: How would the next President impact your wallet?to the ones we've seen in the Obama administration," said Len Burman, Robert C.
The Great Debate: How would the next President impact your wallet?
NBC News / Posted 8 hours ago
to the ones we've seen in the Obama administration," said Len Burman, Robert C. Pozen director of the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. "She would do things that raise concerns for economists," he said, like increasing taxes on top... Read more
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Mashable
Clinton, Trump, and your money: A personal-finance guide to the debateany relief would be a big help.Some employees already have access to dependent
Clinton, Trump, and your money: A personal-finance guide to the debate
Mashable / Posted 11 hours ago
any relief would be a big help.Some employees already have access to dependent care flexible savings accounts (FSAs). The Tax Policy Center has said Trump’s proposal “would mostly benefit high-income families who need government child care... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Clinton vs. Trump: Tax policies diverge on more than just numbers | Businesslate last year would have led to a nearly $10 trillion drop in federal revenue
Clinton vs. Trump: Tax policies diverge on more than just numbers | Business
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 hours ago
late last year would have led to a nearly $10 trillion drop in federal revenue over 10 years, according to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, a potential budget-busting deficit that could lead to a spike in debt without spending cuts. Trump... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Clinton vs. Trump: Tax policies diverge on more than just numberslate last year would have led to a nearly $10 trillion drop in federal revenue
Clinton vs. Trump: Tax policies diverge on more than just numbers
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
late last year would have led to a nearly $10 trillion drop in federal revenue over 10 years, according to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, a potential budget-busting deficit that could lead to a spike in debt without spending cuts. Trump... Read more
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Business Insider
Where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on the economyThe average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to rese
Where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on the economy
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
The average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to research by Goldman Sachs. According to the Tax Policy Center, Trump's plan would incentivize investment by businesses and individuals, but the benefits would be offset... Read more
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Business Insider
A divided town in Connecticut shows that finance is ruining Americaaccounts and other tax-free holdings, according to a study done by Steven Rosen
A divided town in Connecticut shows that finance is ruining America
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
accounts and other tax-free holdings, according to a study done by Steven Rosenthal and Lydia Austin of the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. That means that there is much less wealth that the U.S. government can collect on taxes from those at the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economyThe average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to resea
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
The average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to research by Goldman Sachs. According to the Tax Policy Center, Trump's plan would incentivize investment by businesses and individuals, but the benefits would be offset... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economyThe average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to resea
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economy
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
The average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to research by Goldman Sachs. According to the Tax Policy Center, Trump's plan would incentivize investment by businesses and individuals, but the benefits would be offset... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economyThe average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to resea
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
The average effective tax rate for S&P 500 companies is 29%, according to research by Goldman Sachs. According to the Tax Policy Center, Trump's plan would incentivize investment by businesses and individuals, but the benefits would be offset... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Your Cheat Sheet To The Issues That Could Come Up In The Presidential Debaterival Bernie Sanders proposed. Clinton's proposed tax increases could bring in
Your Cheat Sheet To The Issues That Could Come Up In The Presidential Debate
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
rival Bernie Sanders proposed. Clinton's proposed tax increases could bring in up to $260 billion over 10 years. The Tax Policy Center estimates Clinton's tax plan overall would raise more than $1 trillion over a decade, with three-quarters... Read more
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CNBC
How the rich are paying less in estate taxeslegal machines they can use to move as much out of their estate as possible," s
How the rich are paying less in estate taxes
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
legal machines they can use to move as much out of their estate as possible," said Roberton Williams, of the independent Tax Policy Center. Trump has called for eliminating the tax altogether. Clinton's plan would presumably increase the... Read more
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The Hill
5 questions about Trump’s child care planand filing jointly would not be eligible for the tax break. Elaine Maag, senio
5 questions about Trump’s child care plan
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
and filing jointly would not be eligible for the tax break. Elaine Maag, senior research associate at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, noted that lower-income people often do not owe federal income taxes, so there’s no tax bill to deduct... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Epicenter of Inequalityaccounts and other tax-free holdings, according to a study done by Steven Rosen
The Epicenter of Inequality
The Atlantic / Posted 3 days ago
accounts and other tax-free holdings, according to a study done by Steven Rosenthal and Lydia Austin of the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. That means that there is much less wealth that the U.S. government can collect on taxes from those at the... Read more
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Times News
Toomey launches new immigration politics attack on McGintyfor the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical co
Toomey launches new immigration politics attack on McGinty
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
for the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical costs." C. Eugene Steuerle of the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, also in Washington, said in its strictest definition, welfare is the Temporary Assistance for Needy... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Toomey launches new immigration politics attack on McGintyfor the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical co
Toomey launches new immigration politics attack on McGinty
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
for the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical costs." C. Eugene Steuerle of the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, also in Washington, said in its strictest definition, welfare is the Temporary Assistance for Needy... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Toomey launches new immigration politics attack on McGintyfor the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical co
Toomey launches new immigration politics attack on McGinty
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
for the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical costs." C. Eugene Steuerle of the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, also in Washington, said in its strictest definition, welfare is the Temporary Assistance for Needy... Read more
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The Morning Call
Toomey introduces sharp new attack on immigration politicsfor the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical co
Toomey introduces sharp new attack on immigration politics
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
for the poor or unemployed that helps pay for their food, housing or medical costs. C. Eugene Steuerle of the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, also in Washington, said in its strictest definition, welfare is the Temporary Assistance for Needy... Read more
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The Hill
What Europe's tax grab from Apple should teach Sen. Warrenones. The truth is that the federal tax structure already favors smaller busine
What Europe's tax grab from Apple should teach Sen. Warren
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
ones. The truth is that the federal tax structure already favors smaller businesses, as Eric Toder of the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and others have shown. Moreover, smaller businesses are not the primary source of new job creation or... Read more
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NJ.com
Trump's tax plan would cut money for veterans and border securityall of the United States owed estate taxes in 2013, and they can spread out the
Trump's tax plan would cut money for veterans and border security
NJ.com / Posted 5 days ago
all of the United States owed estate taxes in 2013, and they can spread out their payments over 15 years, according to the Tax Policy Center, a joint venture of the Urban Institute, a research group, and the Brookings Institution, a think... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Trump’s tax deduction change upsets charitiescharitable groups were on high alert. Their trepidation was warranted. Analys
Trump’s tax deduction change upsets charities
Bankrate.com / Posted 6 days ago
charitable groups were on high alert. Their trepidation was warranted. Analysis of Trump's original tax plan by the Tax Policy Center revealed that it would cost nearly $10 trillion over 10 years. So the Trump camp revised his initial... Read more
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Accounting Today
In the Blogs: Basket CasesSeems everybody and his or her candidate has an opinion right now on how to cha
In the Blogs: Basket Cases
Accounting Today / Posted 7 days ago
Seems everybody and his or her candidate has an opinion right now on how to change the tax system. The Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and the Penn Wharton Budget Model analyze how proposed changes might affect the economy and federal tax... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Both Clinton, Trump ignoring federal deficitpeople, and increase taxes on short-term capital gains, which is the profit fro
Both Clinton, Trump ignoring federal deficit
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
people, and increase taxes on short-term capital gains, which is the profit from the sale of real estate and stocks. The Tax Policy Center concluded in March that Clinton's plan would “reduce future deficits and slow — somewhat — the accumulation... Read more
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FOX Business
The 3 Most Common Income Tax Myths That Just Won't Dieowe more when it comes to estate taxes, corporate taxes, and individual income
The 3 Most Common Income Tax Myths That Just Won't Die
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
owe more when it comes to estate taxes, corporate taxes, and individual income taxes than the lower quintiles according to Tax Policy Center data from 2015. When all is said and done, the top 1% are responsible for more than 25% of all federal... Read more
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FOX Business
The 3 Most Common Income Tax Myths That Just Won't Dieowe more when it comes to estate taxes, corporate taxes, and individual income
The 3 Most Common Income Tax Myths That Just Won't Die
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
owe more when it comes to estate taxes, corporate taxes, and individual income taxes than the lower quintiles according to Tax Policy Center data from 2015. When all is said and done, the top 1% are responsible for more than 25% of all federal... Read more
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BBC News
Trump v Clinton: Comparing their economic plansof income the government collected by $4.4tn over a decade. This is far below t
Trump v Clinton: Comparing their economic plans
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
of income the government collected by $4.4tn over a decade. This is far below the $9.5tn calculated by the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center in August. The Center said Mrs Clinton's plan would add $1.1tn in revenue over the next 10 years. Neither... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump on Clinton's child care planchild care policies, Trump claims his pro-growth policies would pay for those t
Trump on Clinton's child care plan
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
child care policies, Trump claims his pro-growth policies would pay for those tax benefits. But that’s far from clear. The Tax Policy Center and Tax Foundation both found Trump’s tax plan didn’t pay for itself. The candidate has scaled down his... Read more
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Newsmax
IRS Tightens Noose on Small Companiesan expert who testified at a Small Business Committee hearingWednesday and also
IRS Tightens Noose on Small Companies
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
an expert who testified at a Small Business Committee hearingWednesday and also an executive director of the Kogod Tax Policy Center at American University, explained IRS' possible reason for doing this — small businesses receive most of... Read more
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Accounting Today
Trump to Tout Tax Plan's Growth Benefits amid Questions of Costa way to analyze tax changes that’s very new and very rough,” said Howard Gleck
Trump to Tout Tax Plan's Growth Benefits amid Questions of Cost
Accounting Today / Posted 11 days ago
a way to analyze tax changes that’s very new and very rough,” said Howard Gleckman, a senior fellow at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. Trying to predict what the economy will be like years down the road is “pretty tough to do,” Gleckman... Read more
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Market Watch
The toll on this bridge is $4 — or just 83 cents, depending on which E-ZPass you haveif it means our tolls are a little higher. I bet I’m not alone. Renu Zaretsky
The toll on this bridge is $4 — or just 83 cents, depending on which E-ZPass you have
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
if it means our tolls are a little higher. I bet I’m not alone. Renu Zaretsky is a writer for the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. This has been adapted from a post on TaxVox, the Tax Policy Center’s blog, and reflects the opinion of the... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump’s “working moms” con: The GOP candidate’s child-care policy does little for the working classor provide the right support for low-income households.” Elaine Maag, senior r
Trump’s “working moms” con: The GOP candidate’s child-care policy does little for the working class
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
or provide the right support for low-income households.” Elaine Maag, senior research associate at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, said, “That policy is designed to help upper-middle-income taxpayers and high-income taxpayers.” She... Read more
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NBC News
7 lingering concerns about Trump's family leave planBut that's assuming you even have a tax burden after all of your deductions. I
7 lingering concerns about Trump's family leave plan
NBC News / Posted 12 days ago
But that's assuming you even have a tax burden after all of your deductions. In fact, according to the non-partisan Tax Policy Center, nearly half of Americans don't pay any income tax at all, either because they make too little, are elderly... Read more
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CNBC
Americans are eager for tax reform, survey findsThe Tax Policy Center in 2015 said that 10,800 individuals dying that year wou
Americans are eager for tax reform, survey finds
CNBC / Posted 12 days ago
The Tax Policy Center in 2015 said that 10,800 individuals dying that year would have estates large enough to warrant filing an estate tax return. Of those, only 5,330 of them would owe any tax. "The estate tax is a little redistributive, but it... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Trump’s child care proposals: How they’d work, who’d benefitto pay for child care and need assistance as payments come due, said Elaine Maa
Trump’s child care proposals: How they’d work, who’d benefit
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 13 days ago
to pay for child care and need assistance as payments come due, said Elaine Maag, a senior research associate at the Tax Policy Center. But under this proposal they will have to wait until tax time to get any relief. The plan would create a... Read more
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Market Watch
These 4 charts show why Trump is an idiot about Putinhas, you are neither “brilliant” nor a “strong leader.” Putin’s currency is gal
These 4 charts show why Trump is an idiot about Putin
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
has, you are neither “brilliant” nor a “strong leader.” Putin’s currency is galloping toward being wallpaper. And if the Tax Policy Center is right, your tax plan would do the same for the dollar. But who’s counting? Here’s Russian... Read more
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Breitbart
Mike Pence Releases 10 Years of Tax Returns15 percent income tax rate. “That effective rate is typical for the income cat
Mike Pence Releases 10 Years of Tax Returns
Breitbart / Posted 16 days ago
15 percent income tax rate. “That effective rate is typical for the income category,” tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center Steve Rosenthal told CNN. For all 10 years, the Pences had a six-figure income, with the highest income... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Mike Pence releases tax returns, earned $113,026 in 2015of 8%. “That effective rate is typical for the income category,” said tax lawy
Mike Pence releases tax returns, earned $113,026 in 2015
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 days ago
of 8%. “That effective rate is typical for the income category,” said tax lawyer Steve Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. The vast majority of Americans pay an effective income tax rate below 15%. The Pences’ managed to keep... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Mike Pence releases tax returns, earned $113,026 in 2015of 8%. “That effective rate is typical for the income category,” said tax lawy
Mike Pence releases tax returns, earned $113,026 in 2015
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
of 8%. “That effective rate is typical for the income category,” said tax lawyer Steve Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. The vast majority of Americans pay an effective income tax rate below 15%. The Pences’ managed to keep... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Mike Pence releases tax returns, earned $113,026 in 2015of 8%. "That effective rate is typical for the income category," said tax lawy
Mike Pence releases tax returns, earned $113,026 in 2015
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
of 8%. "That effective rate is typical for the income category," said tax lawyer Steve Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. The vast majority of Americans pay an effective income tax rate below 15%. The Pences' managed to keep... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Low taxes at dozens of firms in spotlight after Apple rulingUtilities, stuck with power plants in the U.S., got zero benefit. Steven Rosen
Low taxes at dozens of firms in spotlight after Apple ruling
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Utilities, stuck with power plants in the U.S., got zero benefit. Steven Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, thinks a tax code that treats companies so vastly different is troubling if you believe markets should... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Paula Dwyer: Marijuana could replace tobacco as sin-tax jackpotthey'd collect a total of $18 billion a year, the Tax Foundation projects. How
Paula Dwyer: Marijuana could replace tobacco as sin-tax jackpot
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
they'd collect a total of $18 billion a year, the Tax Foundation projects. How does that compare to tobacco? The US Tax Policy Center calculates that state and local tobacco taxes brought in $18 billion in 2013, but with fewer people... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Why Trump owes it to voters to release his tax returnsto offset taxable profits from other businesses or investments, said tax lawyer
Why Trump owes it to voters to release his tax returns
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 19 days ago
to offset taxable profits from other businesses or investments, said tax lawyer Steven Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. Beyond the dollars-and-cents details and the tax strategies he uses, Rosenthal noted that Trump's tax... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Low taxes at dozens of firms in spotlight after Apple rulingUtilities, stuck with power plants in the U.S., got zero benefit. Steven Rosen
Low taxes at dozens of firms in spotlight after Apple ruling
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Utilities, stuck with power plants in the U.S., got zero benefit. Steven Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, thinks a tax code that treats companies so vastly different is troubling if you believe markets should... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Apple's tax case far from uniqueUtilities, stuck with power plants in the U.S., got zero benefit. Steven Rosen
Apple's tax case far from unique
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Utilities, stuck with power plants in the U.S., got zero benefit. Steven Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, thinks a tax code that treats companies so vastly different is troubling if you believe markets should... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Most pay more in payroll taxes than income taxesin payroll taxes, which fund Social Security and Medicare. That's according to
Most pay more in payroll taxes than income taxes
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 19 days ago
in payroll taxes, which fund Social Security and Medicare. That's according to Roberton Williams, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. Williams estimates that this year close to two-thirds of all households (62.3%) will end up owing more in... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Most pay more in payroll taxes than income taxesin payroll taxes, which fund Social Security and Medicare. That's according to
Most pay more in payroll taxes than income taxes
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 19 days ago
in payroll taxes, which fund Social Security and Medicare. That's according to Roberton Williams, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. Williams estimates that this year close to two-thirds of all households (62.3%) will end up owing more in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Most pay more in payroll taxes than income taxesin payroll taxes, which fund Social Security and Medicare. That's according to
Most pay more in payroll taxes than income taxes
KTXS Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
in payroll taxes, which fund Social Security and Medicare. That's according to Roberton Williams, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. Williams estimates that this year close to two-thirds of all households (62.3%) will end up owing more in... Read more
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