Senate GOP Attempts Compromise on Estate Tax Senate Republicans are hoping to work out a compromise that will allow them to permanently repeal the estate tax. Opponents say the tax's downside is exaggerated and ending it would contribute to the deficit. The House approved the measure Wednesday.
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Senate GOP Attempts Compromise on Estate Tax

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Senate GOP Attempts Compromise on Estate Tax

Senate GOP Attempts Compromise on Estate Tax

Senate GOP Attempts Compromise on Estate Tax

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Senate Republicans are hoping to work out a compromise that will allow them to permanently repeal the estate tax. Opponents say the tax's downside is exaggerated and ending it would contribute to the deficit. The House approved the measure Wednesday.