- Shortfalls Leave Officials in Three States With Tough Calls. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;5/8/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31382, p36
Reports the postponement of crucial vote on tax increase by the U.S. Senators. Decline of revenue; Debate on transportation funding for highway construction programs; Creation of balanced budget.
- 'Sin taxes' -- will snack foods be the next target? Brown, Jaci // Inside Tucson Business;08/09/99, Vol. 9 Issue 20, p5
Reports that the United States government is turning to `sin taxes' as sources of revenue despite massive federal and state budget surpluses. Taxation of snack foods; Segment of population affected by sin taxes.
- Bush's budget provides populist fuel to Democrats. Francis, David R. // Inside Tucson Business;03/12/2001, Vol. 10 Issue 51, p5
Provides an overview on the budget plan under the Bush administration. Estate tax repeal; Tax cuts for families; Advantages of proposed tax cuts on wealthy people in the United States.
- The political agenda for 1998: Budget surpluses and tax reform. Goldstein, Benson // National Public Accountant;Dec97, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p5
Cites budget surpluses and tax reform as the most important political issues in the American Congress for 1998. Impact of positive economic climate on the debate over budget surpluses; Call for the use of budget surpluses to pay for tax cuts and debt repayment; Internal Revenue Service (IRS)...
- TEI spring activities focus on continuity-of-interest regulations, taxpayer advocate report... // Tax Executive;May/Jun97, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p201
Presents the Tax Executive Institute Inc.'s comments on the tax proposals contained in the Clinton Administration's 1998 budget. Includes the proposed regulations under section 368 of the Code modifying the rules relating to the continuity-of-business enterprise doctrine; Problems faced by...
- It's Finally Time for Tax Reform. Verdisco, Robert J.; Gain, Morrison G. // Retail Merchandiser;Jun2001, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p6
Presents information on taxation reform in the United States (U.S.). Provisions of the tax-relief law proposed by President George W. Bush; Background on the Congressional budget process; Details on the budget resolution passed by the U.S. Congress; Benefits of tax cuts for mass retail shoppers.
- Clinton's budget includes tax proposals. // Practical Accountant;Mar97, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p18
Discusses the provisions on taxation in US President Clinton's 1998 budget proposal. Amount of tax cuts through fiscal year 2002; Credit for dependent children; Tax deduction for post-secondary education and training; Expanded individual retirement accounts; Exclusion of capital gains from...
- How will the federal government spend your 1994 tax dollars? // Consumers' Research Magazine;May94, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p7
Offers a breakdown of how federal tax dollars are spent, from the Washington D.C.-based Tax Foundation. Amount spent for health care, Social Security, national defense, veterans benefits and more.
- Worst political idea of the quarter. // Ardell Wellness Report;Winter90, Issue 24, p6
Criticizes the move of the government to spend on the federal budget process. Bill proposed by Senator Connie Mack that will provide a tax credit; Importance of tax refunds for heart disease and stroke testing.
- Clinton budget would put bite on NY business. Lipowicz, Alice // Crain's New York Business;02/14/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p4
Reports on the negative impact of the final budget proposal of United States President Bill Clinton on businesses. Plans to raise funds through tax increases; Companies and professionals affected by the tax increase; Possible increase in the cost of obtaining business capital.