Articles Tagged 'Taxes'
AOC splits with working-class NYers to vote against repeal of Trump’s SALT cap
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez can’t seem to differentiate between middle-class New Yorkers and the 1%.
The firebrand freshman congresswoman from the Bronx and Queens, better known… READ MORE
2020 Democrats set sights on corporate tax hike
Interest is growing among 2020 Democrats in raising the corporate tax rate back to the level where it was prior to President Trump’s tax-cut law.… READ MORE
Illinois offers amnesty to delinquent taxpayers in hopes of collecting $175 million
Illinois taxpayers who owe the state back taxes can pay off their debts during a six-week period this fall without penalties or interest.
The Illinois… READ MORE
Illinois Senate moves Gov. Pritzker’s graduated income tax plan forward; measure now goes to the House
Democrats in the Illinois Senate used their supermajority to push forward legislation Wednesday paving the way for a graduated-rate state income tax — Democratic Gov.… READ MORE
New Millionaire Bernie Sanders Prepares to Reveal His Income
Senator Bernie Sanders, the Democratic socialist who’s built a career promoting policies to raise taxes on millionaires and billionaires, said he plans to make public… READ MORE
Sacramento wants to tax soda, tires, guns, water, pain pills, lawyers, car batteries…
To plagiarize T.S. Eliot, April is the cruelest month. But not for the reasons the poet wrote. Rather, for all the taxes.
And there are… READ MORE
Democrats Embrace Tax-the-Rich Label After Years of Ducking It
(Bloomberg) — Some of the top Democratic presidential candidates are trying to make a name for themselves by calling for higher taxes on the wealthy.… READ MORE
Rep. Ilhan Omar floats taxing rich up to 90 percent
Freshman Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar floated taxing the wealthy at a rate of up to 90 percent, joining fellow Democrats pushing for much higher rates… READ MORE
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is the Darling of the Left, Nightmare of the Right
(Bloomberg Businessweek) — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez might not have seen eye to eye with Joseph Overton, the late free-market advocate. But she has a firm grasp… READ MORE
New state laws for the new year: California limits gun rights, minimum wages increase
Several new state laws are set to take effect on New Year’s Day, including unprecedented minimum wage hikes, equal pay requirements and new abortion statutes… READ MORE