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Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 6:07 PM EDT
President Obama is calling on Congress to extend tax cuts for the 98 percent of Americans making less than $250,000 a year.
Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 10:49 AM EDT
The White House responds to a petition that asked the Obama Administration to commit to vetoing any legislation that extends the Bush tax cuts for the top 1%.
Posted byon July 9, 2012 at 3:34 PM EDT
If Congress fails to act, a typical middle-class family of four will see its taxes go up by $2,200, and America’s small business owners would take a big hit. The President refuses to let that happen.
Posted byon April 14, 2012 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama urges Congress to pass the Buffett Rule -- which asks those who make more than $1 million a year to pay at least the same percentage of their income in taxes as middle class families -- as a principle of fairness.
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 6:30 PM EDT
A quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 10:30 AM EDT
In 2011, the Obamas paid $162,074 in total tax and the Bidens paid $87,900 in total federal tax for 2011
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 3:27 PM EDT
Use our new tool to find out how many millionaires paid a lower effective tax rate than you.
Posted byon April 12, 2012 at 10:31 AM EDT
Jason Furman, Principal Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, joins a Hangout on Google+ with Americans across the country to discuss the Buffett Rule.
Posted byon April 11, 2012 at 4:07 PM EDT
Press Secretary Jay Carney explains how the Buffett Rule, proposed to ensure everyone does their fair share and everyone plays by the same set of rules, was previously supported by a very well-known Republican President.
Posted byon April 11, 2012 at 9:22 AM EDT
Brian Deese, the Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, explains the Buffett Rule in a new White House White Board.