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House Approves Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015, Unlikely to Go Further

The U.S. House of Representatives voted to approve the Death Tax Repeal Act, H.R. 1105, last week, 240 to 179. The federal estate tax or “death tax” is imposed on the right to transfer property at death. 100 more words

3PL Intel

The Real Beneficiaries of the Death Tax

Who benefits most from the death tax?

There are two obvious answers.

First, politicians presumably benefit since they get more money to spend. Yes, it’s true that… 856 more words

Fiscal Policy

Estate Tax: In My Experience

Two or three times a month I get so disgusted with the state of this nation that I swear off watching the news and threaten to move into a yurt where I will live off the grid.  250 more words


Estate tax is worth keeping on the books

Time for a confession, which some of you might already have suspected.

I used to write editorials for daily newspapers that ran counter to my own beliefs and principles. 443 more words

Barack Obama

GOP passes massive tax break for millionaires (well, folks with 10 millions) and billionaires. Does not Pay for It

The final tally was 240 to 179, with nearly every GOP lawmaker voting for it and nearly every Democrat voting against it.

When describing Republican tax proposals, it’s not uncommon to talk about policies that disproportionately benefit the very wealthy.

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House Votes To Repeal Death Tax

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed legislation to repeal the death penalty, which has unfairly targeted family run businesses.  U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin released this statement concerning his vote on the bill: 137 more words