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Posted byon December 7, 2012 at 3:23 PM EDT
A new report by the National Economic Council shows that imposing a dollar cap on itemized deductions would effectively eliminate the charitable deduction for up to 13 million households and for as much as 60 percent of currently deductible giving.
Posted byon December 7, 2012 at 10:30 AM EDT
Private sector establishments added 147,000 jobs last month, and overall non-farm payroll employment rose by 146,000. The economy has now added private sector jobs for 33 straight months.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 5:11 PM EDT
An astounding 99 percent of Hispanic families will be affected if Congress fails to extend middle class tax cuts by January 1.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 4:27 PM EDT
Today, the White House National Economic Council releaseda state-by-state reports about the real-life impact of these tax increases on America’s middle class families if Congress fails to act by January 1. Find out what it means for your community.
Posted byon December 1, 2012 at 6:45 AM EDT
Democrats and Republicans must come together to pass one thing that everyone agrees on—extending income tax cuts for 98 percent of American families and 97 percent of small businesses, and there is no reason to wait.
Posted byon November 30, 2012 at 5:45 PM EDT
Posted byon November 30, 2012 at 4:30 PM EDT
President Obama speaks at a toy factory in Hatfield, Pennsylvania about extending tax cuts for middle class families.
Posted byon November 29, 2012 at 4:31 PM EDT
Vice President Joe Biden visits a newly opened Costco to pick out a few Christmas gifts and discuss the importance of extending tax cuts for middle-class families.
Posted byon November 29, 2012 at 2:41 PM EDT
Commerce Department officials announced the launch of the “Doing Business in Africa” campaign this week in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Posted byon November 28, 2012 at 6:34 PM EDT
Tomorrow, November 29th at 1:00 pm ET, Brian Deese will join us for a special session of Office Hours on Twitter to answer your questions about the importance of extending the middle-class tax cuts.