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San Antonio Express-News
Secrets of the rich and smartmeans you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. househ
Secrets of the rich and smart
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
means you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. households — 45.3 percent, according to the latest Tax Policy Center estimate — don't pay federal income tax because they don't have enough taxable income. (Some still owe... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Secrets of next-door millionairesmeans you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. househ
Secrets of next-door millionaires
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
means you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. households — 45.3 percent, according to the latest Tax Policy Center estimate — don't pay federal income tax because they don't have enough taxable income. (Some still owe... Read more
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Accounting Today
The Painful Truth about the Alternative Minimum Taxminimum tax, and those that have probably would love to forget about it and wis
The Painful Truth about the Alternative Minimum Tax
Accounting Today / Posted 3 days ago
minimum tax, and those that have probably would love to forget about it and wish that it would just go away. For 2015, the Tax Policy Center projects the AMT will impact 4.1 million taxpayers and generate $28.2 billion—so it is safe to assume that... Read more
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The Middletown Press
5 secrets of next-door millionairesmeans you’re doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. househ
5 secrets of next-door millionaires
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
means you’re doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. households — 45.3 percent, according to the latest Tax Policy Center estimate — don’t pay federal income tax because they don’t have enough taxable income. (Some still owe... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Liz Weston: Secrets of next-door millionairesmeans you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. househ
Liz Weston: Secrets of next-door millionaires
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
means you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. households - 45.3 percent, according to the latest Tax Policy Center estimate - don't pay federal income tax because they don't have enough taxable income. (Some still owe... Read more
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Island Packet
Liz Weston: Secrets of next-door millionairesmeans you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. househ
Liz Weston: Secrets of next-door millionaires
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
means you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. households — 45.3 percent, according to the latest Tax Policy Center estimate — don't pay federal income tax because they don't have enough taxable income. (Some still owe... Read more
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Daily Herald
Liz Weston: Secrets of next-door millionairesmeans you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. househ
Liz Weston: Secrets of next-door millionaires
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
means you're doing better than a lot of Americans. A large chunk of U.S. households - 45.3 percent, according to the latest Tax Policy Center estimate - don't pay federal income tax because they don't have enough taxable income. (Some still owe... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The success of welfare reformchildren, it has been "the single most effective antipoverty program targeted a
The success of welfare reform
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
children, it has been "the single most effective antipoverty program targeted at working-age households," according to the Tax Policy Center. Nor was welfare reform a cure-all. In the wake of the Great Recession came a sharp increase in the number... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump should reconsider his tax plan: Architect of Reagan tax cuts on why it’s a mistakeInflation was pushing workers into higher tax brackets when they received cost-
Trump should reconsider his tax plan: Architect of Reagan tax cuts on why it’s a mistake
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
Inflation was pushing workers into higher tax brackets when they received cost-of-living pay raises. According to the Tax Policy Center, the average federal income-tax rate on a family of four with the median income rose from 9.1 percent in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Clinton could have cut her tax bill in half under Trump's planof what the Clintons would have paid under Trump's proposals. Steve Rosenthal,
Clinton could have cut her tax bill in half under Trump's plan
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
of what the Clintons would have paid under Trump's proposals. Steve Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, called the findings "generally correct." Trump's plan would apply the same 15 percent rate to... Read more
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The Hill
Trump slow to fill in details of policy plansto Donald Trump’s tax plan, we know far less today than we did 10 months ago,”
Trump slow to fill in details of policy plans
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
to Donald Trump’s tax plan, we know far less today than we did 10 months ago,” said Howard Gleckman, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center, on Thursday. “Last week, the Trump campaign promised it would provide more details about its tax plan, but... Read more
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Tax-News.com
Differing Opinions Over Tax Breaks For US Olympianspicking and choosing a few already lucky Olympic athletes to reward with tax cu
Differing Opinions Over Tax Breaks For US Olympians
Tax-News.com / Posted 8 days ago
picking and choosing a few already lucky Olympic athletes to reward with tax cuts." In addition, Howard Gleckman from the Tax Policy Center called it "the season of Olympic madness, … [with] politicians predictably trotting out a terrible tax... Read more
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CNBC
Clinton’s policies will support US economic growth long term: ANZ$1 trillion in additional tax revenue over the next 10 years, Kenny noted, citi
Clinton’s policies will support US economic growth long term: ANZ
CNBC / Posted 9 days ago
$1 trillion in additional tax revenue over the next 10 years, Kenny noted, citing data from the independent Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. Those tax changes would accompany over $2 trillion in new spending on infrastructure, education and other... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Straight talk on the economyjustifying her proposals with claims that they would cause a radical quickening
Straight talk on the economy
Rutland Herald / Posted 9 days ago
justifying her proposals with claims that they would cause a radical quickening of the U.S. economy. As the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center put it, she�s �a politician who would pay for what she promises.� So here�s my question: Is the modesty of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Today's Headlines: Economic Choices In Novemberbest under the Trump plan according to the Tax Foundation, and virtually no cha
Today's Headlines: Economic Choices In November
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
best under the Trump plan according to the Tax Foundation, and virtually no change under the Clinton plan according to the Tax Policy Center. Corporate Taxes: Keeping Businesses in America Trump proposes to reduce the corporate tax rateto 15% from... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Today's Headlines: Economic Choices In Novemberbest under the Trump plan according to the Tax Foundation, and virtually no cha
Today's Headlines: Economic Choices In November
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
best under the Trump plan according to the Tax Foundation, and virtually no change under the Clinton plan according to the Tax Policy Center. Corporate Taxes: Keeping Businesses in America Trump proposes to reduce the corporate tax rateto 15% from... Read more
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The Columbian
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals,” said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
How the Donald Trump and Hillary Cinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Donald Trump and Hillary Cinton tax plans would affect Americans
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals,” said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
How the Trump and Clintontax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Trump and Clintontax plans would affect Americans
Williamson Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals,” said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
How the Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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The Economic Times
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americanstaxes in 2017 for the richest 1 per cent by $78,284, reducing their after-tax i
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
taxes in 2017 for the richest 1 per cent by $78,284, reducing their after-tax income by 5 per cent, according to the Tax Policy Center. TAXES ON MIDDLE INCOMESTRUMP : Would reduce the seven tax brackets in current law to three, at 12 per... Read more
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The Houma Courier
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
The Houma Courier / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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Northwest Herald
How the Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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The Daily Comet
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
The Daily Comet / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
CBS Baltimore / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals,” said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americansincrease taxes in 2017 for the richest 1 percent by $78,284, reducing their aft
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
increase taxes in 2017 for the richest 1 percent by $78,284, reducing their after-tax income by 5 percent, according to the Tax Policy Center. TRUMP: Would reduce the seven tax brackets in current law to three, at 12 percent, 25 percent and 33... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americansat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
How the Trump and Clinton tax plans would affect Americans
Staten Island Advance / Posted 9 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Yet on taxes, the two candidates remain... Read more
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Accounting Today
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half under Trump's Planof what the Clintons would have paid under Trump’s proposals. Steve Rosenthal,
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half under Trump's Plan
Accounting Today / Posted 9 days ago
of what the Clintons would have paid under Trump’s proposals. Steve Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, called the findings “generally correct.” Trump’s plan would apply the same 15 percent rate to... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Presidential candidates' economic plansbest under the Trump plan according to the Tax Foundation, and virtually no cha
Presidential candidates' economic plans
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
best under the Trump plan according to the Tax Foundation, and virtually no change under the Clinton plan according to the Tax Policy Center. Corporate Taxes: Keeping Businesses in America Trump proposes to reduce the corporate tax rateto 15% from... Read more
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Newsmax
AP: Comparing Tax Proposals of Trump, Clinton Campaignsat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
AP: Comparing Tax Proposals of Trump, Clinton Campaigns
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Taxes are emerging as the biggest... Read more
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Newsmax
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half Under Trump's Planof what the Clintons would have paid under Trump's proposals. Steve Rosenthal,
Clinton Could Have Cut Her Tax Bill in Half Under Trump's Plan
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
of what the Clintons would have paid under Trump's proposals. Steve Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, called the findings "generally correct." Trump's plan would apply the same 15 percent rate to... Read more
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Market Watch
Taxing the rich also taxes the little guytotal AGI and accounted for 70% of the federal personal income tax paid. Using
Taxing the rich also taxes the little guy
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
total AGI and accounted for 70% of the federal personal income tax paid. Using a slightly different measure of income, the Tax Policy Center finds that the top 20% of U.S. earners pays almost 87% of the individual federal income tax. Throw in... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Conventional tax proposals in an unconventional US campaignat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
Conventional tax proposals in an unconventional US campaign
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 10 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Taxes are emerging as the biggest... Read more
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Island Packet
Conventional tax proposals in an unconventional US campaignat least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican propos
Conventional tax proposals in an unconventional US campaign
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
at least, they fall into very much traditional Democratic and Republican proposals," said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and Urban Institute. Taxes are emerging as the biggest... Read more
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The Irish Times
Paul Krugman: We need politicians to be honest about economyisn’t justifying her proposals with claims that they would cause a radical quic
Paul Krugman: We need politicians to be honest about economy
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
isn’t justifying her proposals with claims that they would cause a radical quickening of the US economy. As the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center put it, she’s “a politician who would pay for what she promises”. So here’s my question: is the modesty of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How Did Trump's and Clinton's Economic Policy Speeches Compare?and thereby grow the deficit. His former plan would have added $9.5 trillion to
How Did Trump's and Clinton's Economic Policy Speeches Compare?
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
and thereby grow the deficit. His former plan would have added $9.5 trillion to the deficit over a decade, according to the Tax Policy Center. This one, with its higher income tax rates, would cut that figure, though it's unclear by how much. Larry... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
How Did Trump's and Clinton's Economic Policy Speeches Compare?and thereby grow the deficit. His former plan would have added $9.5 trillion to
How Did Trump's and Clinton's Economic Policy Speeches Compare?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
and thereby grow the deficit. His former plan would have added $9.5 trillion to the deficit over a decade, according to the Tax Policy Center. This one, with its higher income tax rates, would cut that figure, though it's unclear by how much. Larry... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pieces of silverup significantly if Democrats do well enough in congressional races to enable h
Pieces of silver
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
up significantly if Democrats do well enough in congressional races to enable her to pass new legislation. The nonpartisan Tax Policy Center estimates that her tax plan would raise the average tax rate for the top 1 percent by another 3.4... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Pieces of silverup significantly if Democrats do well enough in congressional races to enable h
Pieces of silver
Rutland Herald / Posted 14 days ago
up significantly if Democrats do well enough in congressional races to enable her to pass new legislation. The nonpartisan Tax Policy Center estimates that her tax plan would raise the average tax rate for the top 1 percent by another 3.4... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Commentary: Farm policy failure isn’t successfacts become fiction and fiction becomes fact. For example, according to estim
Commentary: Farm policy failure isn’t success
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
facts become fiction and fiction becomes fact. For example, according to estimates from the not-for-profit, non-partisan Tax Policy Center, only 5,300 of the 2.4 million Americans who died in 2015, or only two of every 1,000, paid estate... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Hillary Clinton releases tax return; puts pressure on Donald Trumpover time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosentha
Hillary Clinton releases tax return; puts pressure on Donald Trump
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what’s called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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CBS News
Comparison: Trump vs. Clinton on the economylatest tax plan has been revised from a previous version, but an analysis of th
Comparison: Trump vs. Clinton on the economy
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
latest tax plan has been revised from a previous version, but an analysis of the previous version by the left-leaning Tax Policy Center concluded it would reduce revenues by roughly $9 trillion. Trump has said the growth his plan would create... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Clinton's economic plan: A reality checkto pay for her new programs. The top 5% of income earners would bear 90% of the
Clinton's economic plan: A reality check
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 days ago
to pay for her new programs. The top 5% of income earners would bear 90% of the increased tax burden, according to the Tax Policy Center. The impact on spending and the economy is expected to be modest because wealthy individuals tend to save,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Hillary Clinton’s 2015 tax return shows $10.6 million in incomeover time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosentha
Hillary Clinton’s 2015 tax return shows $10.6 million in income
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what’s called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Clinton releases 2015 tax return, Trump still refusesover time, even though they typically appreciate in value," said Steve Rosentha
Clinton releases 2015 tax return, Trump still refuses
WMTW Portland / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value," said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what's called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Clinton releases 2015 tax return, Trump still refusesover time, even though they typically appreciate in value," said Steve Rosentha
Clinton releases 2015 tax return, Trump still refuses
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value," said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what's called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Clinton releases 2015 tax return, Trump still refusesover time, even though they typically appreciate in value," said Steve Rosentha
Clinton releases 2015 tax return, Trump still refuses
WLKY Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value," said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what's called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Hillary Clinton’s 2015 tax return shows $10.6 million in income, 31% rateover time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosentha
Hillary Clinton’s 2015 tax return shows $10.6 million in income, 31% rate
KWGN Denver / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what’s called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Clinton releases latest federal income tax return, putting added pressure on Trumpover time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosentha
Clinton releases latest federal income tax return, putting added pressure on Trump
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what’s called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Clinton releases tax returns, while GOP rival does notover time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosentha
Clinton releases tax returns, while GOP rival does not
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 14 days ago
over time, even though they typically appreciate in value,” said Steve Rosenthal, a tax lawyer and senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center. But one of the biggest breaks of all, Rosenthal said, is what’s called a like-kind exchange. That lets... Read more
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