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29 Challenges Agriculture Faces Explained in 29 Days

Day 9:  Death Tax… uh I mean Estate Tax

Happy Thursday! Not to put a downer on the day but today I am going to talk about the Death Tax that small farmers are faced with. 305 more words


Interactive Voices on Tax Policy: Thoughts on The Impact of Death Tax Policy

Many have heard of estate or “death” taxes, but how much do you really understand about this issue, and what are the complexities and externalities associated? 40 more words

Phrasing Poltical Policy

In this past week’s reading, J202 talked about the importance of the correct word choice to convey an idea or to convince the audience.

Frank Luntz is a master wordsmith in the politic sphere. 245 more words


The month in finance.

Here at CDG we like to keep our clients and readers up to date with changes in the world of finance. With the recent Conservative party conference and a general election beginning to loom on the horizon, the Chancellor George Osborne has been kind enough to provide us with a handful of proposed changes to get up to speed with. 442 more words

Want an Economic Boost? Let’s Kill the Death Tax

Source: The Daily Signal, by Rachel Greszler, October 13, 2014

Death and taxes are two of life’s certainties, but the tax on death itself should certainly be eliminated. 207 more words


Death tax to be killed off

It has been said that only two things in life are certain: death and taxes. However, the pensions ‘death tax’ will no longer be a certainty from April 2015. 457 more words



There has been talks in the UK press about a recent decision by the government to abolish the “Death Tax”. Unfortunately this is not Inheritance Tax (IHT) which continues to be taxed at 40% of estate assets of more that £325,000 (£650,000 for couples) and includes the family home. 702 more words

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