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We shouldn't even audit anyone making $25k/yr or less , as a rule. That is not a demographic of people who can afford lawyers and accountants and the small wins the IRS might find can't possibly pay for the manpower they put into those _...Read More_
We shouldn't even audit anyone making $25k/yr or less , as a rule. That is not a demographic of people who can afford lawyers and accountants and the small wins the IRS might find can't possibly pay for the manpower they put into those _...Read More_
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"Numerous US legislators are proposing a new tax on stock trades to slow down social-media-fueled meteors like GameStop. But such a tax would actually make things worse by prolonging the time it takes for a meteoric price rise to correct _...Read More_
"Numerous US legislators are proposing a new tax on stock trades to slow down social-media-fueled meteors like GameStop. But such a tax would actually make things worse by prolonging the time it takes for a meteoric price rise to correct _...Read More_
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"Here’s why without fossil fuels our economy would be in a permanent deep freeze."
"Here’s why without fossil fuels our economy would be in a permanent deep freeze."
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>"Already pushed to the breaking point by the pandemic, designers, manufacturers and retailers claim the newly-negotiated Brexit deal is a disaster."
>"Already pushed to the breaking point by the pandemic, designers, manufacturers and retailers claim the newly-negotiated Brexit deal is a disaster."
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It would seem that moving on to Biden-Romney legislation for a near-universal refundable tax credit for kids—anti-child poverty, pro-family—would be a good bipartisan effort after the COVID relief package goes through via reconciliation.
It would seem that moving on to Biden-Romney legislation for a near-universal refundable tax credit for kids—anti-child poverty, pro-family—would be a good bipartisan effort after the COVID relief package goes through via reconciliation.
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"The House and Senate are working out the details for a third stimulus check even as some people are still waiting for their first and second payments. Here are the major developments you need to be aware of."
"The House and Senate are working out the details for a third stimulus check even as some people are still waiting for their first and second payments. Here are the major developments you need to be aware of."
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"One policy goal of a child allowance is to reverse declines in fertility, but some experts say improving families’ well-being is more important."
"One policy goal of a child allowance is to reverse declines in fertility, but some experts say improving families’ well-being is more important."
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"Even as the high street has lost ground to online, the tax has been increasing, with the slow ratcheting of the multiplier from 35% in 1990 to over 50% today."
"Even as the high street has lost ground to online, the tax has been increasing, with the slow ratcheting of the multiplier from 35% in 1990 to over 50% today."
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"How many jobs for the young and unskilled do Democrats want to lose?"
"How many jobs for the young and unskilled do Democrats want to lose?"
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The economy and business. Also this week: USA Inc’s weird corporate earnings season and why remote work plays havoc _...Read More_
The economy and business. Also this week: USA Inc’s weird corporate earnings season and why remote work plays havoc _...Read More_
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>"We could shift the failed tax preference for opportunity zones into a targeted strategy to create more jobs for rural America."
>"We could shift the failed tax preference for opportunity zones into a targeted strategy to create more jobs for rural America."
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"At a time when businesses are awash in technologies capable of replacing human labor, the US tax code is encouraging them to embrace excessive levels of automation – even to the point where it is no longer efficient to do so. Rarely before _...Read More_
"At a time when businesses are awash in technologies capable of replacing human labor, the US tax code is encouraging them to embrace excessive levels of automation – even to the point where it is no longer efficient to do so. Rarely before _...Read More_
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A president has only limited control over the economy. And yet there has been a stark pattern in the United States for nearly a century. The economy has grown significantly faster under Democratic presidents than Republican ones.
A president has only limited control over the economy. And yet there has been a stark pattern in the United States for nearly a century. The economy has grown significantly faster under Democratic presidents than Republican ones.
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“The coming years represent the greatest risks since I began covering U.S.-China relations in the 1980s.” Michelle Goldberg, Opinion columnist, writes that in this unique moment, Biden “has the potential to be our first truly post-Reagan _...Read More_
“The coming years represent the greatest risks since I began covering U.S.-China relations in the 1980s.” Michelle Goldberg, Opinion columnist, writes that in this unique moment, Biden “has the potential to be our first truly post-Reagan _...Read More_
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"The order, answering a demand for documents by New York’s attorney general, rejected a bid to shield the records with attorney-client privilege."
"The order, answering a demand for documents by New York’s attorney general, rejected a bid to shield the records with attorney-client privilege."