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Barack Obama Tax Cuts

Emily Swanson

Poll: Taxing The Wealthy Is Popular Regardless Of The Level | Emily Swanson | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics

With the House set to vote Thursday on a Republican budget proposal that would, among other things, eliminate the Bush tax cuts on those making more t...

Elise Foley

Axelrod: On Taxes, The Election 'Wasn't Close' | Elise Foley | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Obama campaign adviser David Axelrod said Sunday the president's victory was a mandate on his vision for taxes, pointing out that a majo...

Sam Stein

This Tax Cut Debate Will Be Different, White House Vows | Sam Stein | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is making a preemptive move to change the script of the Bush tax cut debate after losing a months-long politica...

Jason Linkins

Dems Skittish On Obama Tax Cut Proposal Need To Remember 'Political Suicide' Of 2010 | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

Yesterday, President Barack Obama jump-started the recurring battle over the Bush-era tax cuts with his proposal to retain those tax cuts for all Amer...

Obama To GOP: End Tax Breaks For Millionaires, Oil Companies

AP | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a blunt challenge to Republicans in Congress, President Barack Obama insisted Wednesday that limiting selected tax breaks for oi...

Obama-GOP Deal Exempts Over 40,000 Millionaires From Estate Tax

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — More than 40,000 estates worth $1 million to $10 million would be expected to escape inheritance taxes next year under the deal str...

Obama-GOP Tax Cut Deal Doesn't Mean Future Accords

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and congressional leaders are congratulating themselves for their bipartisan tax-cut compromise, hoping to b...

President Scott Brown Wins Jobs Bill, Tax Cuts

Bob Cesca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Two events this week have served to illustrate my point about the ongoing failure of the Democrats to self-promote.

Obama Reconsiders Tax On Mortgage Interest, Charitable Donations

Wall Street Journal | JOHN D. MCKINNON and MARTIN VAUGHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is meeting strong Democratic Party resistance to his proposal to reduce tax deductions enjoyed by upper-income Am...

Krugman: Obama Relying Too Much On Tax Cuts?

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a blog post, economist Paul Krugman worries that President-elect Barack Obama is relying too much on tax cuts in his stimulus plan in an effort to ...

Are Voters Cynical on Taxes, or More Grown Up Than Our Leaders?

Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson

Many American have no idea how long the country has been running deficits and they may not have all the numbers at their fingertips, but the general drift has not escaped them.

AP: Public Willing To Wait For Obama's Tax Cuts

AP | ALAN FRAM and TREVOR TOMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — People want the tax cuts promised during the presidential campaign, but may be willing to wait while President-elect Obama takes on...

Obama: Seniors Making Under $50,000 Wouldn't Pay Income Tax

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — If you're a senior citizen and make less than $50,000 a year, Barack Obama has a deal for you: the rest of your life free of federa...

Obama's Tax Plan Three Times Better Break For Middle Class Than McCain's: Analysts

Nashua Telegraph | KEVIN LANDRIGAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The tax cut plan of Democratic nominee to be Barack Obama offers three times the break for middle class families than proposals of likely Republican n...

Why Not Barack?

Donn Swaby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Donn Swaby

Under Obama, tax breaks for corporations will be made public on the internet. How about making tax breaks for corporations non existent?