Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Obama tax reform

  • Corporate tax reform has long been an opportunity for a win-win bipartisan effort in Washington.
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  • The plan, over a year in the making, is President Barack Obamas first official foray into reform of the tax code, which most experts believe badly needs a revamp after years of being loaded up with special provisions.
  • (Baltimore Sun)
  • As Obama prepares to offer a corporate-tax reform measure, he should keep these first principles in mind. First, the good news.
  • (Bloomberg)
  • "Congress should end the federal bank of Boeing, and instead promote more international trade through corporate tax reform and lower tariffs," Chocola said in a statement.
  • (Businessweek)
  • President Obama will unveil his long-delayed corporate income tax reform just before noon today.
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  • Obamas plan would lower the effective rate for manufacturers Pretty much every discussion of tax reform these days ends with an agreement that we need to broaden the base and lower the rates.
  • (Huffington Post)
  • It has been three years since President Obamas American Recovery and Reinvestment Act if the president did less tinkering in his budget — like handing out tax breaks for manufacturing and clean energy — and more leading.
  • (Los Angeles Times)
  • The GOP must know that, right? That leaves Romney v Obama. For all the talk of the need for a deficit reduction plan, a reform of the American tax code really is a prerequisite.
  • (Slate)

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