December 13, 2010 About equal percentages of Republicans, Democrats and independents support the agreement, a new national survey shows.
December 13, 2010 The Senate this afternoon is expected to hold the first in a series of votes on the tax deal agreed to last week by President Obama and Republican leaders in Congress. Should the agreement get the OK from Congress?
December 9, 2010 Though some of the president's liberal supporters are said to still be angry, there are many reports that indicate the chances for passage are improving.
December 7, 2010 If the tax is reduced by 2 percentage points, many Americans would likely spend at least some of that money — hopefully giving the economy a bit of a boost.
December 6, 2010 If you've been worried about your income tax rates going up, imagine how your tax preparer feels. And the IRS will have last-minute changes to make.
December 6, 2010 "Even if it's not 100 percent of what I want or what the Republicans want," he says of the debate over soon-to-expire tax cuts.
September 24, 2010 Democrats are caught in the snare Republicans set for them when the Bush tax cuts were passed in 2001 and 2003. Republicans knew they'd be able to claim Democrats supported raising taxes if the Dems voted against extending the cuts.
September 16, 2010 The Senate passed a small-business aid bill with $30 billion in loans and $12 billion in tax cuts.
June 25, 2010 Nobody likes to pay taxes, but one Idaho state legislator says he should be exempt from any deadlines for penalties.