Failure of estate tax repeal likely to be campaign issue

Welch, Rupert
September 2000
Furniture/Today;09/11/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p4
Trade Publication
Cites the need for the furniture industry in the United States to help elect federal legislators and a president sympathetic to their plea concerning estate taxes. National Home Furnishings Association's lobbying for estate tax repeal.


Related Articles

  • Notes.  // New Hampshire Business Review;4/2/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p7A 

    Reports on developments relevant to society and business in New Hampshire as of April 2, 2004. Lawsuit filed by pharmacists and drugstores over cuts in the state's reimbursement rates for drugs prescribed to Medicaid recipients; Offer by state Revenue Commissioner Phil Blatsos to unhitch the...

  • Senate votes to end estate tax.  // Furniture/Today;07/24/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 45, p22 

    Informs on the United States Senate's vote to phase out federal estate taxes. Expected veto by President Bill Clinton; Support of the repeal by the furniture industry.

  • Industry already faring well under Bush regime. Welch, Rupert // Furniture/Today;04/02/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 30, p74 

    Comments on industry issues under the administration of United States President George W. Bush. How the furniture industry has dealt with a number of legislative or regulatory issues; Bankruptcy reform legislation; Estate tax; Patients' bill of rights.

  • Estate tax relief. Welch, Rupert // Furniture/Today;05/07/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p2 

    Focuses on developments related to United States furniture retailers' bid to win estate tax relief. Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott's favoring of increasing the estate tax exemption; Congressional Republicans' agreement on trillion dollar tax cuts over 11 years.

  • Putting paid to property perks. Muller, Joan // Finance Week;11/15/2002, p30 

    Reports on the plan of the government of South Africa to levy transfer duty on all property transactions regardless of whether the property belongs to an individual or a corporate entity. Transfer duty calculation; Primary residences registered under individuals' names; Transfer registration costs.

  • What you need to know about the generation-skipping transfer tax. Wilfert, David J. // Business Credit;Oct93, Vol. 95 Issue 9, p46 

    Opinion. Discusses the generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax. Imposition on three types of asset transfers; Taxable distribution; Taxable termination; Objective of GST planning; Annual exclusion gifts; Crummey power.

  • Watch out for estate taxes. Loeb, Marshall // Business News New Jersey;05/12/97, Vol. 10 Issue 15, p15 

    Provides information on the disadvantages of estate taxes. What is included when calculating your taxable estate; Suggestions for avoiding taxes; Debate by Congress as to whether estate taxes should be reduced.

  • State gets creative in revenue search. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;02/25/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p1 

    Focuses on the sources of state revenue in the United States. Average annual return; Elimination of federal estate taxes; Views of Governor George Ryan on spending plan.

  • Impact of post-mortem events on estate tax valuations. Englebrecht, Ted D.; Masselli, John J. // CPA Journal;Sep95, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p24 

    Discusses cases showing the courts' permissive stance in the use of post-mortem information in estate valuations. Valuation factors; Valuation date; Valuation methods; Five truisms on valuation; `Estate of Dominick A. Necastro'; `Estate of Robert C. Scull'; `Estate of Andrews'; `First National...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics