Senate Panel Close to Approving Tax Cut Bill With Scaled-Down Exemption Plan
- Senate, House Begin Process Of Reconciling Tax-Cut Bills. Duff, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;5/19/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31638, p1
The article reports on the plans of U.S Senate and House to reconcile two vastly different tax-cut plans that could result in a final package that gives aid to states and localities and reduces or eliminates the taxation of dividends without creating a threat to the municipal bond market. Their...
- Income Taxes: Six States, Along With D.C., Reduce Their Rates for 2005. Johnson, Matthew // American Banker;2/24/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 37, Special section p6
This article describes the benefits to the municipal bonds of the six states and the District of Columbia for lowering their income taxes. Michigan, Montana, New Mexico, Kentucky, Ohio, and the District of Columbia lowered their taxes and by doing so these states could be giving some retail...
- Tax Strategies Scan: Recouping Client Losses. // Accountingtoday.com;8/28/2015, p6
The article presents the tax strategies which can be used by clients to reduce their tax burdens. It discusses options like using losses from sales of poor performing securities, and tax-loss harvesting method to minimize impact of market losses. Also discussed are transfer of inherited...
- Experts Say Pelosi Plan Would Not Affect Munis Much. DePaul, Jennifer // Bond Buyer;6/4/2012, Vol. 380 Issue 33724, p7
The article reports that the proposal of U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to extend the Bush-era tax cuts for households with incomes earning up to 1 million dollars annually would not affect municipal bond demand as noted by market experts.
- Anti-Tax Stand. Peacock, Wayne // Bond Buyer;1/28/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31312, p39
Reports on the decision of acting governor of Massachusetts Jane Swift for not reversing an income tax rollback approved by state voters in the year 2000. Revenue to be generated due to delay in tax cut in the state; States which proposes to repeal tax rollbacks; Names of the states willing to...
- LOUISIANA: Tax-Cut End Risks Revenue. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;9/23/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33388, p9
The article reports on the expiration of the federal income tax cut which is deemed to reduce the tax collection of Louisiana.
- Two Tales Tell Why We Need a Tax Cut. Samples, John // Business Journal (Central New York);05/18/2001, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p30
Focuses on the difficulties on the implementation of cutting taxes in the U.S. Resistance on the changes to serve the self-interest of the bureaucrats; Reduction in the income of power of entrenched bureaucrats; Responsiveness of the population on the proposed economic changes.
- Tax cuts: what's in it for you? Mouber, David // LP/Gas;Sep2003, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p15
Discusses the effects of tax cuts in the U.S. Expenses in costs of equipment; Depreciation of bonus; Purchases on cars; Estimated corporate tax; State conformity.
- Economists Disagree On Tax Cut's Effect. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;
Reports on disagreement by the congressional committee about the effect of the ten-year tax-cut plan to be implemented in June 2002 in Washington. Impact of the tax cut plan on economic benefits of the state; Comments of Peter R. Orezag, a senior fellow in tax and fiscal policy at the Brookings...