Realtors take aim at private equity tax hike plan

Holzer, Jessica
August 2007
Hill;8/3/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 96, p15
The article discusses the proposed bill that is set to increase the tax for the private equity industry which is expected to be opposed by the Home Realtors. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR) spokeswoman Mary Trupo, the organization wants the Congressmen to know that the Realtors are not in favor of the bill. The NAR has been considered a big help for the industry to fight the tax hike on the carried interest rate from 15% to 35% which are used to pay the managers.


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